Criminal Law

The Shaw Law Group

Unmatched Serious Criminal Law Experience

 Criminal charges of any kind jeopadize your livelihood, reputation and often your freedom. You only get one chance for a strong defense. Your choice of criminal defense attorney is one of the most important decisions you will ever make in your life. Choose wisely. The Shaw Law Group is your best bet for a strong defense.

WHY? William A. Shaw, Jr. and Stacy Parks Miller are former elected District Attorneys who have over 50 years of serious criminal law experience. Our battle-tested lawyers have handled thousands of cases and hundreds of trials. Both have tried to verdict every type of criminal case from Homicide to Sex Crimes to DUI. We have recently overturned a murder conviction where the Client chose the wrong lawyer the first time. His lawyers ineffectiveness led to his conviction. Sere Opinion here – Homicide 1  We also recently achieved a complete dismissal of a homicide case before trial. Our client won his freedom through Pre-Trial Motions. See Opinion hereHomicide 2 Experience is always your best defense in a courtroom. We are able to use their extensive criminal law experience to provide you with the best criminal defense possible and we thrive in the Courtroom. The Shaw Law Group looks forward to protecting your rights in and out of the courtroom. Check our large and recent track record here

Fierce Advocates At Every Stage Of Defense

We are advocates for our clients at every stage of a criminal defense matter, including preliminary hearings, detention hearings, suppression of evidence hearings, plea negotiations, jury trials, bench trials and appeals. It is important to start your fight early in the process.

We are known for our straightforward, aggressive approach to defending our clients against violent crimes charges and for our ability to effectively challenge the prosecution at every stage of a case. We draw on our expert resources and our legal knowledge to investigate and build the strongest strategic case that we can on your behalf. We employ private investigators when needed to best defend you. We also have extensive experience in skillfully negotiating for better outcomes for our clients, and we have obtained the best results even in cases in which the Commonwealth has a great deal of evidence.

We Protect Your Constitutional Rights

The Commonwealth has unlimited and vast resources to build their case against you and they will use them. We will serve as your shield against the long powerful arm of the criminal justice system. We will ensure that your rights are protected, evidence is tested and that you do not incriminate yourself in any way. You need and deserve an equally resourceful team to help you fight back to protect your future.

We Are Here To Help ∙ Free Initial Consultations

We offer free initial consultations to answer your questions and help you understand your charges, your legal rights and options. We know that clients need strong representation even if they cannot afford it, so we will work with you to create an affordable payment plan. We also accept all major credit cards. It is imperative for a strong defense that you hire experienced counsel immediately to preserve evidence in your favor. The Commonwealth is busy building their case against you. Begin fighting back now!

Contact us online by chat, email or call 814-762-0004 to schedule your FREE initial consultation now. 

Our Process

1. Initial Consultation
We set up first meeting to listen to your case.
2. Evaluate Situation
We discuss your options with honesty and integrity.
3. Gather More Information
We will continue to gather information to prepare your defense.
4. Plan your defense
We will prepare and implement your defense strategy.


Unmatched Experience and Aggressive Defense


We are there for you during the hardest times of your life.


Top-tier experienced litigators.