Criminal Defense Lawyers in Cedar Rapids
We Fight Aggressively on Behalf of Our Clients
If you have been charged with a crime, do not leave the outcome of your case to chance. Contact the Cedar Rapids criminal defense attorneys at Keegan, Tindal & Mason. Since 1992, our team has provided strong and effective legal advocacy for clients accused of all kinds of crimes.
Fighting for the Rights of Clients for Over 25 Years
Since our firm began, we have been committed to providing aggressive, skillful, and experienced defense. For over two and a half decades, our legal team has consistently obtained excellent results. In each case, we do everything possible to achieve dismissal or reduction of the charges through negotiation or litigation.
Our legal team has over 50 years of combined experience handling a wide variety of criminal cases, including:
- Sex crimes
- Public intoxication
- Fake IDs
- White collar crime
- Identity theft
- Vehicular homicide
When you contact us, we can get to know you and your circumstances personally. We can also work to ensure that we understand all the facts of your case and advise you of all your legal options so that you can make an informed decision.
Get the Personalized Legal Defense You Deserve
A criminal conviction can affect you for the rest of your life. The good news is that you have the right to obtain qualified legal representation that can help you avoid or minimize the consequences. When you require skilled criminal defense lawyers in Cedar Rapids, look no further than Keegan, Tindal & Mason.
Our office hours are 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday. We offer same-day appointments and can work with you to schedule a time to meet that is convenient for you.
To set up a free consultation to discuss the details of your case, call (319) 499-5524 now.
Possession with Intent to Deliver Marijuana and Methamphetamine Charges Dismissed
Washington Count FECR5351. Attorney Tindal and Attorney Clemens Erdahl successfully argued that evidence of drug manufacture was obtained in violation of the Constitution. All charges were dismissed.
Possession with Intent to Distribute Charges Dismissed
Iowa County FECR010358. Attorney Tindal was able to show the Court that his client was detained in violation of his Constitutional rights and that the K9 utilized in the search was unreliable. Following hearing all charges were dismissed.
Second Degree Sexual Abuse and Other Charges Acquittal at Trial
Johnson County FECR089277. The Defendant was charged with Second Degree Sexual Abuse and other charges. Following a one-week trial by Mr. Tindal, the Defendant was acquitted of all charges.
Sexual Abuse in the 2nd Degree Conviction Reversed on Appeal
Iowa Supreme Court No. 04-361. The Defendant was convicted of Sexual Abuse in the 2nd Degree. On appeal, Mr. Tindal successfully argued that the conviction was based on improperly admitted evidence. The conviction was reversed.
Trafficking Stolen Weapons and Misdemeanor Theft Charge Dismissed
Scott County FECR384046. The Defendant was charged with Trafficking Stolen Weapons and Misdemeanor Theft. The Court dismissed the felony following a Motion litigated by Mr. Tindal. The Defendant subsequently pled to the remaining misdemeanor.
Vehicular Homicide Charges Reduced
Johnson County FECR68296. The Defendant was charged with Vehicular Homicide. Following a suppression hearing, Mr. Tindal and his co-counsel were able to show that the blood test result was taken in violation of implied consent procedures. The case was subsequently resolved for a misdemeanor.
First Degree Murder and Child Endangerment Causing Death Acquitted of First Degree Murder at Trial
Henry County FECR005634. Attorney Tindal’s client was charged with First Degree Murder and Child Endangerment Causing Death. Following a two week trial, the Defendant was acquitted of all charges.
Operating While Intoxicated Reduced to Public Intoxication
Johnson County OWCR116811. The Defendant was charged with Operating While Intoxicated. Mr. Tindal was able to win the Iowa Dept of Transportation appeal and have the blood test result thrown out. The case was resolved for a public intoxication charge and no loss of license.
Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense Reduced to Public Intoxication
Washington County OWIN010946. The Defendant was charged with Operating While Intoxicated Second Offense. Following long negotiations with the State the Defendant was able to plead to a Public Intoxication and have his driving privileges reinstated.
Operating While Intoxicated Record Expunged
Johnson OWCR106890. Attorney Dean Keegan's client received an Operating While Intoxicated, a serious misdemeanor. After reviewing the videos, Mr. Keegan filed a Motion to Suppress arguing the officer denied his client's right to make a phone call. The State declined to present testimony at the hearing and the Motion to Suppress was granted, making the client eligible for a deferred judgment. Mr. Keegan's client will have her record expunged and be able to obtain a license after 90 days instead of 180.
He was professional, knowledgeable and prompt. He was very effective in his communication.- David
I am glad he was there to get my head out of the guillotine when I needed him and keep my record clean.- Ryan
Attentive and a Standup Guy- John
When you need an attorney, calling Dean Keegan, Attorney at Law, can be your first step toward taking back control of your situation and your life. Dean Keegan is the Founding Chair of the Iowa Trial Lawyers Association, Criminal Law Section. He has served on the Executive Board of the Iowa Association for Justice and is a member of the Nation College of DUI Defense and National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys.