Eastern Iowa Criminal Defense Attorneys

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 & Jaeger. Since 1992, our team has provided strong and effective legal advocacy for clients accused of all kinds of crimes.

To learn more about your legal options, dial (319) 499-5524 today or contact Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger online.

Fighting for the Rights of Cedar Rapids Clients for Over 25 Years

Since our firm began, we have been committed to providing aggressive, skillful, and experienced criminal defense in Iowa. 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 in Cedar Rapids, including:

When you contact our Cedar Rapids criminal defense team, 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, Iowa, look no further than Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger.

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.

SUCCESSFUL results for our clients

Protecting Your Freedom & Rights
  • 2nd Degree Sexual Abuse; 1st Degree Burglary Acquitted of Multiple Forcible Felonies
  • 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.

  • Vehicular Homicide Charges Reduced, No Incarceration Imposed

    Muscatine County FECR056673. Vehicular Homicide was reduced to Involuntary Manslaughter. Total sentence was suspended.

  • Felony Drug Charges Charges Dismissed

    Muscatine County FECR050038. Attorney Dean Keegan's client was charged with two counts of controlled substance violation, as well as two counts of failure to affix tax stamp. After a year of court appearances and negotiating with the prosecutor, all charges were dismissed with costs assessed to the State.

  • Carrying Weapons, Public Intoxication, & Disorderly Conduct Carrying Weapons & Public Intoxication Charges D

    Linn County AGCR108044. Attorney Dean Keegan's client was charged with Carrying Weapons, Public Intoxication, and Disorderly Conduct. After plea negotiations with the State, Mr. Keegan was successful in dismissing the Carrying Weapons and Public Intoxication charges.

  • 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.

  • Operating While Intoxicated No Suspension of Driving Privileges
  • 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.

  • Embezzlement No Criminal Charges Filed

    Cedar Rapids, Linn County, Iowa. An employee of a Cedar Rapids business accused of embezzling six million dollars was not charged criminally after the County Attorney agreed to abide by an agreement negotiated by Attorneys J. Dean Keegan and Jerald Kinnamon in which the accused would pay two million dollars to the company.

  • 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.


Opinions That Matter Most 

Reviews from Our Clients
  • “I’m very grateful as well as appreciative for you representing me.”

    - Charles W.
  • “I am glad he was there to get my head out of the guillotine when I needed him and keep my record clean.”

    - Ryan
  • “My family and friends appreciate all you have done. Thank you.”

    - Michael

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