Federal Criminal Defense Lawyers in Iowa City
Experienced Legal Professionals with Offices in Cedar Rapids, Davenport, Scott County & All of Eastern Iowa
Being charged with a federal crime can be an overwhelming experience that can have a permanent effect on your future, your freedom, and your reputation. Having an accomplished attorney on your side can have ensure your rights are protected throughout the legal process. Our legal team at Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger has the skill and knowledge to provide clients with dedicated and thorough representation.
Reach out to us today at (319) 499-5524 to arrange for your free case consultation.
Federal crimes can be prosecuted with greater fervor and may require a more in-depth level of defense. We are a results-driven firm that puts more than 50 years of combined experience to work for our clients. Each of our attorneys has extensive trial experience and can work to provide your case with the detailed legal defense it needs.
Federal crimes can include:
- Drug offenses
- Sex crimes
- Weapons charges
- Theft / fraud / white collar crimes
- Murder and violent crimes
These cases often relate to crimes that cross state lines or offenses that Congress has passed laws on. They are tried and heard in federal court and convictions can lead to sentencing in federal prison. Federal crimes are generally more serious in nature and often the prosecution will have conducted an in-depth investigation against you. It is vital you have a skilled attorney on your side who can stand up for your side of the story at trial and build a solid defense against your charges.
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J. Dean Keegan, Andrea D. Jaeger, and Eric D. Tindal are adept lawyers who are committed to serving our clients with zealous representation. If you have been charged with a federal crime, do not hesitate to contact our legal team at Keegan, Tindal & Jaeger. We can review the circumstances of your case and help you develop a thoughtful and aggressive defense strategy.
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.