Criminal Defense

Alex Mendoza Law helps people who have been accused of a crime. Criminal accusations effect many innocent people, even people that did not commit the crime. Everyone is innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt. That is a very high standard, and our job is to prove that the prosecutor cannot meet that standard. Our firm understands that your liberty is precious to you and your loved ones. Alex Mendoza Law is committed to building the strongest case possible for our clients. If you or a loved one has been accused of a crime, do not hesitate to call 219.200.2000 or email us at for a FREE CONSULTATION.

Traffic Offenses / Tickets

If you have been charged with a traffic offense, you need to take it very seriously. Some traffic offenses, such as driving without a license and driving on a suspended license, are considered criminal offenses. Also, if you accumulate traffic offense convictions, you may be charged with being a Habitual Traffic Violator (HTV) or Habitual Traffic Offender (HTO), which could lead to your license being suspended for 10 years.

Other Criminal Accusations or Offenses

Alex Mendoza Law handles a variety of criminal cases, from Misdemeanors to Felonies. If you have been charged with a crime, please contact an aggressive criminal attorney, Alex Mendoza, before you talk to the police / authorities. Remember, you always have the right to speak to an attorney. Do not hesitate to call 219.200.2000 or email us at for a FREE CONSULTATION.

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Types of Defenses to Crimes

Learn about the difference between criminal defenses. A defense is your attorney’s way of saying, “Here is how I will defend you.” The following article takes a quick look at nine different possible defenses: (1) Abandonment (2) Alibi (3)Self-Defense (4) Self-Defense Against a Public Servant (5) Compulsion or Duress (6) Necessity (7) Entrapment (8) Mental Incapacity or Insanity,

The Criminal Procedure

Find out more about your criminal court case proceedings. In this article we look at the criminal court process step by step from initial hearing to jury trial.

Overview of Criminal Offenses

This article is an overview of criminal offenses. It explains what a crime is, the various degrees of crime, how exactly does a criminal defense attorney determine intent, and much more.

Arrests and Search and Seizure

Arrest and search and seizure is an article that takes a look at the conditions under which illegal search and seizure might take place. If you have been a victim of an illegal search and seizure or a questionable arrest, we can help. Learn more how we can help you.

Specialized Driving Privileges

Has your license been suspended? Learn about a new law that could help you?

Arrests and Search and Seizure

Learn about your constitutional right to freedom from unreasonable search and seizure.

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Take a look at a case study to learn how personal injury claims are fought and won.

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