Not only are you an excellent attorney, but a good person who truly cared about me and always did your best to help me. I am so grateful for being given a second chance.

—TomDave Shrager successfully lobbied for my felony charge to be completely withdrawn. His services were worth every dime. A highly personable, intelligent, and competent attorney, I would recommend Dave Shrager to my closest friends and family without hesitation.

—RonDave knows the system better than any lawyer in Pittsburgh due to his family's local and long-standing practice, and it was evident in the positive manner in which the judges, prosecutors, and law enforcement officers responded to Dave's arguments on my behalf.

—JimI cannot say thank you enough to David Shrager for all his help today! If it were not for this guy, I would no longer have a job or drivers license. So thanks again Dave, you're the best!

—BillI was in a bad place in my life...I was making bad decisions, which led to my having a really bad night and lots of legal trouble. I'm lucky I had Attorney David Shrager at my side. He helped guide me, with his legal expertise, through a very difficult time in my life.

—Tamika
Call 412-969-2540 to Speak Directly with Attorney David Shrager 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

PITTSBURGH CRIMINAL LAWYER

Fighting for Your Rights and Your Freedom.

We know good people can make mistakes and get caught up in an expensive legal system which can be confusing and difficult to navigate. Harsh punishments do not always fit the crime and sometimes people are falsely accused.

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, you probably are overwhelmed and stressed. Speaking with a knowledgeable and compassionate attorney about your situation can help you understand your rights and the charges you face.

Knowing your rights and your options puts you in a better place to defend your liberties and fight for your rights.

An arrest does not necessarily mean that you will be convicted.

Pittsburgh Criminal Lawyer David J. Shrager does his absolute best to help people retain their rights and freedom so they can go on with their lives and be hopeful for their future – so they can keep their license, their job, a clean record and provide for their families.

Read the testimonials our clients have written and our Avvo client reviews

Attorney Shrager is personally available to accept client calls on a 24/7 basis – text or call 412-969-2540, his personal cell phone. Consultations are FREE.

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A CRIMINAL ARREST DOES NOT HAVE TO
MEAN THAT YOU WILL BE CONVICTED.

Don’t Be Scared; Be Prepared!

CALL OR TEXT DAVID J. SHRAGER TODAY FOR A
FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION: 412-969-2540.
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Attorney Shrager handles high-profile cases as well as everyday misdemeanors like DUIs and traffic violations. Attorney Shrager provides compassionate counsel and will listen to your situation with understanding and empathy — not judgment, reproof or apathy.

Don’t be scared: be prepared. Hiring an experienced criminal lawyer can make all the difference in your case and your future.

At Shrager Defense Attorneys, we treat every case as our most important case and will work aggressively to help you have your charges reduced or withdrawn.

If you or your loved one has been arrested or is in jail, please call for a free consultation.

A criminal record can be an embarrassing affair — let us help you protect your name, your rights, your freedom and your future. Rest assured, Shrager Defense Attorneys will fight for you.

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A CRIMINAL ARREST DOES NOT HAVE TO
MEAN THAT YOU WILL BE CONVICTED.

CALL OR TEXT DAVID J. SHRAGER TODAY FOR A
FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION: 412-969-2540.
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OUR CRIMINAL LAW PRACTICE AREAS

Shrager Defense handles all areas of criminal law. We are:

Whether it is a first-time DUI, a second DUI or a DUI Controlled Substance offense, we will help you understand your rights and work aggressively to defend your freedom so you can keep your license and a clean record.

We fight cases for people who have a CDL License and are charged with a DUI or who were in an auto accident and charged with DUI, people charged with DUI of prescription drugs, juveniles charged with DUI and people who have multiple DUIs.

Learn more about Winning a DUI in PA, PA DUI Laws, the ARD program and the DUI Court Process.

Also know your rights under the 2016 U.S. Supreme Court Birchfield ruling.

We are skilled attorneys in drug defense, successfully winning cases for our clients who were charged with any of the following:

– Drug possession: Cocaine, Heroin, Marijuana, Steroids, Party Drugs (E, PHP, Mushrooms) , Meth or Illegal Prescription Drugs

– Possession with Intent to Deliver (PWID) Drugs

– Manufacturing Drugs

– Distributing Drugs

Underage Drug Crimes

Federal Drug Crimes

If you face federal crime charges for internet crimes, fraud, check fraud, forgery, credit card fraud, mail fraud, identity theftinsurance fraud, tax fraudRICO, or child pornography, our law firm can help you understand your rights and how to fight for them.

Our team of attorneys has years of experience in the federal court system and can help defend any federal charges you may face: Drugs, RICO, white collar, fraudinternet sex crimes or sex crimes.

If you were charged with simple assault, aggravated assault, domestic violence, illegal weapon possession, assault and battery, homicide or robbery we will work aggressively to defend your rights and have your charges dropped or significantly reduced.

Attorney Shrager has been successful in handling several high-profile sex crime cases. Consult with him if you have been charged with domestic violence, sexual assault, child pornography, child molestation, internet sex crimes or “sexting” and failure to register as a sex offender in PA.

If you are at risk from losing your license from a DUI or other traffic citation, we will take charge of your case and fight for your basic right to a drivers’ license and push for a reduction or elimination of fines.

 If you or your child was charged with a crime, we will work tirelessly to defend the rights of your child, prove their innocence and avoid extended detention outside of the home.

Whether they were charged with underage DUI, underage drug crimes or any other crime like shoplifting, we will fight for the rights of your child.

Charges from burglary, robbery, receiving stolen propertyidentity theft, credit card fraud, mail fraud, tax fraud, insurance fraud, check fraud or shoplifting (retail theft) can seriously harm your future if convicted. Our attorneys work toward proving your innocence and having your charges dropped or reduced to a minimum.

If you are in violation of parole or probation, we will fight aggressively for your freedom in an attempt to avoid going back to prison or spending the remainder of your sentence in prison.

Our Criminal Attorneys in Pittsburgh are also skilled in the following areas:

  • Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition (ARD) – First time offenders of certain crimes (DUI, Drugs) may avoid having a conviction on their permanent record through acceptance into Allegheny County’s ARD program. We can help you through this process.

Shrager Defense Attorneys provide compassionate counsel and will listen to your side of the story with understanding and empathy, not judgment, reproof or apathy. We will aggressively seek action to prove your innocence and have your charges reduced or dropped completely.

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A CRIMINAL ARREST DOES NOT HAVE TO
MEAN THAT YOU WILL BE CONVICTED.

CALL OR TEXT DAVID J. SHRAGER TODAY FOR A
FREE LEGAL CONSULTATION: 412-969-2540.
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WHAT AN EXPERIENCED PITTSBURGH CRIMINAL LAWYER CAN DO FOR YOU

Attorney David J. Shrager is personally available to his clients. He will aggressively seek to prove your innocence and have your charges reduced or dropped.

Attorney Shrager is a skilled negotiator and excellent trial attorney. He is not afraid to take your case to trial if together you both determine it is the best option. He has the experience in winning tough cases and works aggressively to defend your rights, every step of the way.

Attorney Shrager has a 10.0 Superb Avvo rating.

A PITTSBURGH LAW FIRM WITH OVER FIFTY YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

The Shrager Family of Attorneys has been successfully winning difficult cases for 50 years. It is our goal to always be there for our clients and make sure they fully understand the charges they face.

Attorney David J. Shrager has personally handled some of the most notable cases to occur in recent Pittsburgh history. See his video news clips from major Pittsburgh news sources.

A PITTSBURGH CRIMINAL DEFENSE ATTORNEY WHO FIGHTS FOR YOUR RIGHTS

Hiring an aggressive attorney who understands the Pennsylvania legal system could help in protecting your freedom and your future. A skilled attorney could significantly reduce the fines you might have to pay or the maximum penalties in prison or other penalties.

Fight for your rights — call or text Attorney Shrager today for a free consultation.

Being charged with a crime does not have to mean that you will be convicted.

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FREE Legal Consultation

Call or Text 412-969-2540 right now for a FREE initial legal consultation.
Speak directly with David J. Shrager 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Shrager Defense Attorneys in Pittsburgh, PA will attack your criminal charges in order to protect your good name. Have a sound and solid case prepared by David J. Shrager and his legal team so they can fight for your rights.