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Scott County Criminal Defense Attorney

Dedicated Trial Veterans with Over 50 Years of Shared Experience

When faced with a criminal law matter, you want a legal advocate who is determined to protect your best interests without question. At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, we represent our clients as if the case was our own. When you turn to our Scott County criminal defense lawyers, we can fight for the results that you expect and deserve.

Call (319) 499-5524 now to talk with one of our experienced attorneys about your case. You can also contact Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger online.

We have a well-established reputation for providing aggressive, skillful, and experienced defense. No matter if you have been falsely accused or made a mistake, we can help you fight for a second chance.

Criminal charges we defend include:

The Firm You Can Turn to for Help

High-volume legal practices often lack the kind of personalized attention your case demands. At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, we make sure that each of our clients is treated as an individual, and with the utmost dignity and respect.

Our criminal defense lawyers carefully prepare each case and keep those we represent informed throughout the entirety of the process. We know that our clients depend on us to provide exceptional defense, and that is exactly what we strive to do.

Put the Right Representation on Your Side

Prosecutors are known for being ruthless when seeking to punish criminals to the fullest extent of the law. Having the right legal representative in your corner can make all the difference.

If you are looking for aggressive criminal defense attorneys in Scott County, your search ends here – at Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger. We are committed to relentlessly pursuing the reduction or dismissal of our client’s charges, and we have what it takes to stand up to the toughest prosecution teams.

To schedule a free initial consultation, call (319) 499-5524 today.

SUCCESSFUL results for our clients

Protecting Your Freedom & Rights
  • Operating While Intoxicated Charges Dismissed

    Linn County OWCR133760. Attorney Eric Tindal's client was arrested for Operating While Intoxicated. Mr. Tindal had all charges dismissed following a successful suppression hearing regarding the grounds for the stop.

  • 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.


Opinions That Matter Most 

Reviews from Our Clients
  • 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
  • Andrea Jaeger is the best defense attorney in the world.

    - Orlando

Aggressive, Skillful & Experienced Defense

Learn Why We Are The Leading Criminal Defense Firm In Eastern Iowa
J Dean Keegan, Attorney at Law Qualifications HD

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.