Federal Criminal Defense
Helping Those Facing All Types of Criminal Charges
WE ARE HERE FOR YOU
If you are under investigation or have been arrested for a federal crime, you need Attorney Douglas Sughrue in your corner.
Located in downtown Pittsburgh, Sughrue Law handles federal criminal cases across various circuits throughout the United States.
Owner & Founder of Sughrue Law
PITTSBURGH & WEST VIRGINIA'S LEADING FEDERAL CRIME ATTORNEY
Criminal defense is our only job. At Sughrue Law, we have experience defending a broad range of federal offenses. From fraud and theft charges to homicide, complex drug trafficking and other conspiracy cases, we serve as an advocate for the accused and tackle every case with an aggressive and strategic defense strategy.
The Sughrue Law Advantage
Your attorney should not add to the stress of being accused of a federal crime. Unlike other firms, Sughrue Law takes a personal hands-on approach with every case. Attorney Douglas Sughrue provides clients with peace of mind with his legal knowledge and courtroom experience.
Protecting and Defending the Accused since 1999
Criminal Defense Is What We Do
We Stand By You Every Step Of The Way
Being charged with a federal crime is a nerve-racking, uphill battle.
Sughrue Law is a boutique firm solely dedicated to defending and protecting the accused.
Led by Attorney Douglas Sughrue, our firm welcomes the opportunity to act as your sword and shield in federal courtrooms of the Third Circuit in Pennsylvania, Delaware, New Jersey and the U.S. Virgin Islands as well as the Fourth Circuit in West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina and South Carolina.
Sughrue Law also actively defends those charged with a crime in the states of Pennsylvania & West Virginia.
Recognized as one of Pittsburgh & West Virginia’s leading federal criminal defense lawyers, our proven process and track record will give you the peace of mind you expect.
Theory of Defense
If you are charged with a federal crime, you must understand all the legal risks, penalties and options you have. Your lawyer’s first job is to educate and explain the options and risks to you and your family.
Criminal law is complicated and Sughrue Law takes the time to educate clients on every step of the federal court process. We want you know your legal rights and defense strategy options up front whether you hire us or not.
We Educate and Explain
A Second Opinion
Get a Second Opinion or Hire a Consultant
If you are accused of a crime and feel unsure of your attorney’s defense strategy, Attorney Douglas Sughrue can provide a paid consultation with no strings attached.
He will review your charges, your options and your potential sentencing guidelines and/or mandatory minimum sentences. Sughrue Law is happy to work with other lawyers in order to provide the strongest possible defense or to develop the most persuasive mitigation evidence for sentencing.