Iowa City Fake ID Lawyer
Serving Cedar Rapids, Davenport & all of Eastern Iowa
A fake ID may appear to be incredibly desirable because it can help an individual get what he or she otherwise could not obtain. However, the consequences of getting caught can be quite drastic. A conviction could even affect a person’s educational or professional goals.
If you or your child have been charged with a fake ID crime in Iowa City, the time to act is now. Contact our experienced criminal defense lawyer at Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger right away to learn about your legal options. When you hire our firm, you can be confident that you have a team of knowledgeable and aggressive litigators on your side that always has your best interest in mind.
Fake IDs in Iowa City
In Iowa possessing a fake ID is a serious misdemeanor crime that could result in severe penalties. Possible consequences include up to a year in jail, a fine of up to $2,560, driver’s license suspension, and higher insurance premiums.
Since 1992 our firm has defended against all kinds of fake ID charges, including:
- Falsification of public documents
- Falsification of driver’s licenses, nonoperator’s identification cards, or forms
- Use of an ID by an underage person to purchase alcohol
- Use of an ID by an underage individual to obtain cigarettes or tobacco products
- Unlawful use of a driver’s license or nonoperator’s identification card
Whatever charge you are facing, our criminal defense lawyers can help you build an aggressive defense strategy that could reduce or dismiss your charges.
Protect Your Rights Today
At Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger, we understand that young adults make mistakes. Our Iowa City fake ID attorneys are committed to giving them the second chance they deserve.
If you or your loved one is facing a fake ID charge, call (319) 499-5524 now for qualified legal help.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Operating While Intoxicated 3rd Offense Charge Dismissed
Linn County OWCR104143. Attorney Dean Keegan's client was charged with a felony 3rd offense OWI. Mr. Keegan argued the officer did not have reasonable grounds to pull over his client. The charges were dropped from a felony to a ticket fine of $15.00 for being in a park past closing time.
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
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.