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—TomDave Shrager successfully lobbied for my felony charge to be completely withdrawn.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
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Pittsburgh’s Top Criminal Lawyer Defense Team

Our History

The Shrager Family is the first name in law for the people of Pennsylvania. At Shrager Defense Attorneys, we have collectively over six decades of experience in defending the rights of our clients.

Shrager Defense Attorneys consists of Attorney David J. Shrager, Attorney Donald I. Shrager, associate attorneys, and a team of paralegals and support staff.

Shrager Criminal Defense Attorneys

Attorneys Donald I. Shrager and David J. Shrager have worked continuously over the years to build and maintain their highly reputable legal services by fighting hard for our clients and fully understanding the legal system (and how to best navigate it). When you hire us, you can be sure your case is in good hands with our successful legal team.

Why Shrager Defense Attorneys?

It is our goal is to always be there for our clients and to make sure they fully understand the charges they may face.  David J. Shrager is personally available to accept client calls on a 24/7 basis.

Attorney David J. Shrager has personally handled some of the most notable cases to occur in recent Pittsburgh history.  Read more about these cases and watch videos of news clips from local news stations.

Our areas of criminal defense include:

Whether you have been arrested or charged with a crime, have a probation violation, or face any other type of criminal charges, we can help you prepare a solid case and will use every resource available to seek to have charges dropped and/or reduced and sentencing set at an absolute minimum.

Community Responsibility

Not only are we recognized for our legal services, the Shrager Family is also involved in and supports the Pittsburgh community.

We are privileged and honored to support and contribute to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Light of Life Ministries of Pittsburgh, Fraternal Order of Police, and the Special Olympics.

Our Legal Family

Family is important — to us and to you. When you choose to work with Shrager Defense Attorneys we treat you like family – with respect, with dignity.  We work with great passion and determination to achieve your legal goals.

FREE Legal Consultation

Call 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.