If you are charged with a criminal offense, this will probably be the most important time in your life that you will need an attorney. As a full-service law firm, we believe in helping our clients handle all of their legal matters with discretion. Only having to go to one law firm can go a long way in achieving that goal. See below for two very simple steps take if you are charged with a crime.

As a small, local Missouri law firm, we pride ourselves on knowledge of the local courts, laws and how the community views certain types of infractions. We understand that it is not just your freedom on the line, but your reputation and standing in the community as well. We know what is at stake and we are prepared to quickly take action to protect you. Our firm handles state cases involving any criminal charge, such as:

  • Felonies: murder, assault, sexual assault, rape, robbery, theft, and crimes involving firearms
  • White collar crimes: embezzlement, money laundering, check fraud, bank fraud, Internet crimes
  • Drug offenses: possession, distribution, trafficking
  • Petty misdemeanors: shoplifting, vandalism, public indecency
  • Drunk driving: DUI, DWI, vehicular manslaughter
  • Traffic violations: speeding, failing to stop at a stop sign, and driving without a license

Charged With a Crime?

DO NOT talk to anyone about your case! You have the right to silence, you need to use it. Even innocent sounding statements can have negative undertones.

Call an attorney. Birk Law Firm has the legal expertise you need to navigate through the minefield of procedure and pitfalls in criminal cases, as well as the time to meet the deadlines involved. Birk Law Firm is here to minimize the impact of criminal charges. We will stand by your side and zealously argue on your behalf at every stage in the process.


Why Choose Birk Law?

Birk Law Firm is a small firm by choice that is big on client services. Attorney Kelvin Birk and his team are responsive to their clients’ needs. When we sign on as your law firm, you can count on us for strong legal counsel, from negotiations to settlement to trial.

Cape Girardeau Law Firm Kelvin BirkOur clients benefit from the intertwining of Kelvin Birk’s legal and CPA background and experience. We provide well-rounded advice to solve both legal and financial issues and to come up with creative solutions. We use modern technology to deliver legal services in a more efficient and client-focused manner than was previously possible.

We provide personalized and compassionate service. We believe that each client’s matter is the most important matter in the world to them, and we strive to treat it that way.


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