Criminal Defense

Experienced Stillwater Defense Lawyers For DUI, Violent Crimes And Other Felonies Or Misdemeanors

Were you arrested in Washington County? Was your college-aged child charged with a serious crime? When you need experienced and aggressive criminal defense, the Eric Thole Law Office can help. From our office in Stillwater, our attorneys represent clients throughout the St. Croix River Valley in Minnesota and Wisconsin, as well as out-of-state clients who may be facing charges in Washington County.

As a former prosecutor for Washington County, criminal defense lawyer Eric Thole has tried most misdemeanor and felony charges. Since 2005, he has put his practical trial experience to work in helping clients protect their rights and interests against:

  • Violent crimes: Murder/homicide, rape, sexual assault, assault/aggravated assault, armed robbery, arson, gun charges/weapons violations, terrorist threats and obstructing an officer
  • Internet crimes: Child pornography, Internet solicitation of a minor, identity theft, credit card fraud and other online crimes
  • Drug crimes: Possession, intent to sell, sale and distribution, prescription drug crimes, drug conspiracy and federal drug trafficking
  • Theft crimes: Grand larceny, burglary, robbery, automobile theft, petty theft and shoplifting
  • White collar crimes: Various types of fraud, embezzlement, employee theft, forgery and other financial theft charges
  • DUI/DWI and traffic violations: Drunk driving, OUI/OWI (in Wisconsin), reckless driving, vehicular manslaughter, driving on a suspended license or fleeing state patrol or a police officer

Eric Thole knows the prosecutors and judges who are involved in your case. He and his experienced legal team examine all options that protect our clients' immediate and long-term interests. We do not accept plea bargains that do not live up to this goal, and we are fully prepared to defend clients all the way to the appellate court if needed.

Our firm also provides services in civil litigation in the areas of family law, real estate and employment law.

Contact The Eric Thole Law Office

When you need skilled and aggressive criminal defense, contact our firm by calling 651-300-7389 to schedule a free initial consultation. We have the hands-on experience and agility to protect your rights and interests.