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Youngstown Criminal Defense Attorneys

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If you have been arrested for or accused of a state or federal crime, you urgently need serious, trial-tested defense to protect you from the possibilities of incarceration, crippling fines, and life with a criminal record. At Hartwig Law LLC our defense lawyers have 25+ years of experience defending the accused throughout Ohio and Pennsylvania.

We make every case trial-ready and personally handle each case with the help of our expert team, to ensure that you get the strongest defense possible and the individualized attention you deserve. We are backed by results and reviews speak for themselves.

Find out how we can be of service to you when you contact our Youngstown criminal defense firm today!

Meet Your Lawyer

Attorney Edward J. Hartwig

Attorney Edward Hartwig will work directly with you during every stage of your case, whether you are fighting against criminal charges or need to negotiate with insurance in a serious injury case. Mr. Hartwig is also death penalty certified. He is a 6-time winner of the Avvo Clients’ Choice Award in Criminal Defense, most recently garnering this client-voted accolade in 2019.

Included in National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 and Ohio’s list of Super Lawyers® Rising Stars, Mr. Hartwig gets results. Based on his experience, peer reviews, and professionalism he has earned a perfect 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating. He's part of the Mulit-Million Dollar Advocates Forum for personal injury. Discover how our Youngstown attorney is qualified to help you assert your every legal right.

Injury Cases We Handle

Fighting for the Compensation You Deserve
  • Avvo 2022
  • Joseph Ohlin Avvo Clients Choice Awards 2022
  • Expertise - Best Personal Injury Lawyer
  • Avvo Award 2019
  • Avvo Reviews
  • BBB
  • Edward Hartwig Avvo Clients Choice Awards 2018
  • Top 40 Under 40 - The National Trial Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum

Cases Won for Our Clients

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  • Charge Dismissed Rape
  • Charge Dismissed Rape
  • Not Guilty by Jury Verdict Rape
  • $2.25 Million Settlement Wrongful Death
  • Not Guilty by Jury Verdict Assault
  • $975,000 Settlement Auto Accident
  • Not Guilty by Jury Verdict Implication in Ponzi Scheme
  • $800,000 Settlement Motorcycle Accident
  • Not Guilty by Jury Verdict Assault
  • $635,000 Settlement Personal Injury Auto Accident

Reviews from Former Clients

  • “Five stars are not enough for what you achieved in court.”


  • “He is the consummate professional and the best Ohio has to offer.”


  • “I highly recommend this Attorney's Office!”


  • “I consider myself very fortunate to have found an attorney as hard working and concerned for my well being and willing to drive to my place to explain my legal recourse.”


  • “He is very down to earth and a fighter for justice.”


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