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Youngstown Criminal Defense Attorney

Trial-Tested Advocacy. Proven Record of Success

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 lawyer has 20+ years of experience defending the accused throughout Ohio. He makes every case trial-ready and personally handles each case with the help of his 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 wrangle with insurance in an injury case. He is a 5-time winner of the Avvo Clients’ Choice Award in Criminal Defense, most recently garnering this client-voted accolade in 2017.

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. 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 Clients' Choice Award 2017
  • Avvo Clients' Choice Award 2018 - Criminal Defense
  • Top 40 Under 40 - The National Trial Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Avvo Client's Choice Award 2015
  • Avvo Rating 10.0 Superb - Top Attorney Criminal Defense

Cases Won for Our Clients

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  • Not Guilty Rape
  • $2.25 Million Settlement Wrongful Death
  • Not Guilty Assault
  • $975,000 Settlement Auto Accident
  • Not Guilty Implication in Ponzi Scheme
  • $635,000 Settlement Personal Injury Auto Accident
  • Not Guilty Assault
  • $250,000 Awarded to Family Wrongful Death
  • Not Guilty Domestic Violence
  • $228,000.00 Jury Verdict Stark Drunk Driving

Reviews from Former Clients

  • “Attorney Hartwig has in some aspects saved my life by saving my career and I could not thank his law firm enough!”

    Former Client

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


  • “He came to the hospital several times, had many of the bills reduced or eliminated and made me feel like I was his only client.”


  • “Mr. Hartwig not only got me a deal, my case did not even leave common pleas court.”

    Former Client

  • “He is an amazing person and lawyer. Attorney Hartwig you are a 5 star lawyer without a doubt.”


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