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Criminal Attorney

Whether you have been charged with a misdemeanor or a major felony, you need a criminal defense lawyer on your side.  Depending on the allegations you could be facing time in prison, lengthy probation, substantial fines and fees.  Your current job and future job prospects may be at risk with a criminal conviction.  The risk you take will impact the rest of your life.

Criminal Defense Lawyer - Emerson Law LLC Criminal Attorneys

Emerson Law LLC is an Indianapolis Indiana criminal defense law firm handling criminal law, felony cases, DUI, drug charges, sexual assault, burglary, robbery, and white collar crimes. Located on the north side of Indianapolis, we represent individuals in Marion County, Hamilton County, Hendricks County, Boone County, Johnson County, and Hancock County.  Our office provides defense representation for all criminal matters throughout the Indianapolis metro area; and in many other district, county, and municipal courts throughout Indiana.

Indianapolis Criminal Defense Lawyer

Calling a criminal lawyer for help can be embarrasing.  Don't be afraid to call and speak with someone.  Our phones are answered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.  We are here to help.

What You Can Expect from a Criminal Attorney:

  • Reasonable Fees
  • In Depth Analysis of Evidence
  • Aggressive and Thorough Investigation
  • Protection of Their Constitutional Rights
  • Persistence in Negotiating With the Prosecutor
JR Emerson Criminal Attorney
  • Avvo Rated 10.0 Superb
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers - National Trial Lawyers
  • Former Judge Whitestown Town Court
  • McKinney School of Law, J.D.
  • Indiana University, Bloomington, B.S.

1 S Rangeline Road, Carmel, IN 46032


We offer a wide variety of services outside of criminal law. Our services include family law, personal injury law, and criminal law. Click here if you need a divorce lawyer in Carmel, IN.

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Financing Your Criminal Case

Hiring a Criminal Defense Lawyer

Former Judge of the Whitestown Town Court, Attorney Emerson explains what to look for when considering a criminal defense attorney.

Criminal Penalties in Indiana

From Felonies to Misdemeanors we will explain the possible legal consequences associated with each criminal charge.

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How an Attorney Can Help

The State must prove it's case beyond a reasonable doubt.  Your attorney's job is to challenge the State's evidence.  Learn how an attorney can help with the use of Subpoena's and Depositions.


Whether you are contemplating divorce, or been arrested or injured you are probably scared, unsure what will come next and what to do.  Give me a call. We will sit down, go over your options and work to find a way to move forward. Call me or another attorney. But call someone and get the help you deserve.

- JR Emerson, Attorney

I am here to help. I am not here to judge. For nearly 20 years I have been helping people in difficult situations and I would be happy to speak with you to see how I might be able to help you too.

- Jill Bracken-Emerson, Attorney


Schedule a Consultation Now!

If you need help we are happy to talk to you at no charge.  Give us a call or click the button to make an appointment.

About Us

Our office is located in the Carmel Art's District at the corner of Rangeline and Main Street.

1 S Rangeline Rd, Suite 400

Carmel, IN 46032

Phone: 1-317-969-8000

Email: [email protected]

Our Services

Our attorneys represent people in need of assistance with personal injuries, car accidents, divorce, family law and DUI/OVWI matters.  Our clients typically live in counties throughout central Indiana including, Hamilton County, Boone County, Marion County, Hendricks County and Johnson County.  Please contact our office to learn how we can help.

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The attorneys at Emerson Law LLC represent individuals and families throughout Indiana.  Our attorneys use their courtroom skill and experience to also assist men and women in family law, personal injury, car accident lawyers and criminal law matters including divorce, child custody modification, and child support modification in Marion County, Hendricks County, Boone County, Hamilton County, Hancock County, Madison County, Johnson County.  Cities in which we practice generally include: Zionsville, Lebanon, Whitestown, Carmel, West Clay, Westfield, Noblesville, Fishers, Lawrence, Beech Grove, Speedway, Greenwood, Southport, Franklin, Plainfield, Avon and Danville, Indiana.