An Overview Of Our Criminal Defense Practice

Good people make mistakes. It happens every day. You may have just found yourself in the wrong place at the wrong time. If you have been arrested and charged with a crime, you need to understand that this is a very serious situation, no matter how minor the charges may appear. Court cases just do not go away, and you have to take immediate action to take advantage of all the defenses that may be available to you.

At The Law Office of Richard Kenniston, in Irvine, Kentucky, we provide strong assistance to clients who have been charged with a crime. Our founding lawyer, Richard Kenniston, has over 10 years of experience representing individuals in criminal defense cases, including working as a legal aid attorney before starting our firm.

Exploring All Of The Options Available To You

duiAt our firm, we believe that every client deserves the opportunity to have a strong advocate in their corner. We understand how the system works, and we have extensive courtroom experience. Whether negotiating a deal with prosecutors or arguing before the judge, you can be sure that we are committed to protecting your rights throughout your case. We have represented clients in a number of criminal cases, including those involving:

  • Driving under the influence (DUI) charges for first-time and repeat offenders, as well as license suspension matters connected to the DUI
  • Drug possession charges, involving drugs such as marijuana, heroin and prescription drugs
  • Other drug crimes such as manufacturing and distribution of controlled substances
  • Domestic violence and other assault crimes
  • Traffic tickets, including speeding and driving with a suspended licenses
  • Shoplifting and other misdemeanor offenses

Many of our clients come to us after having been arrested for a drug crime. For these cases, it is extremely important that we get you the help you need. We can find a treatment program that allows you to regain control over your substance abuse problems. This can help us demonstrate to the courts that you are committed to eliminating these mistakes in the future.

Protect Your Freedom. Call Us For A Free Consultation.

Every criminal conviction will have an impact upon your future. To learn more about how we can help you, call our experienced criminal defense attorney at 606-485-2567 or send us an email. We offer practical assistance at affordable rates, and we are committed to providing you with a strong defense to the allegations that you are facing.

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The Law Office of Richard Kenniston
521 Lancaster Avenue, Suite 033
PO Box 848
Richmond, KY 40476

Phone: 606-485-2240
Fax: 859-353-8224
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