Criminal Defense Attorney

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Criminal Defense


Domestic Violence


Drug Crimes

Violent Crimes

Sex Crimes

Theft Crimes

Criminal Defense Attorney in Carmel, IN and Valparaiso, IN

Providing Dynamic Criminal Defense Strategies in Indiana

Accused of a crime? Don’t treat these matters lightly. Penalties for criminal convictions can change your life dramatically, even if they’re misdemeanor offenses. For example, regular DUI convictions can lead to a revoked license or an ignition interlock device in your vehicle. Thus, it’s essential to have a caring lawyer who will take a close look at the details of your case and fight to protect your rights.

At Blankenship Law, LLC, many of our clients call us friends. Our attorneys have extensive legal experience. For over 17 years, Eric Blankenship has practiced criminal law as both a defense lawyer and a former prosecutor. He was a deputy prosecutor in Hamilton County. Eventually, he rose to the role of Chief Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for Blackford County, meaning he has in-depth knowledge of what the prosecuting party seeks in a case. His experience, paired with our impactful defense strategies, can help you fight your criminal accusations.

Contact us at (317) 669-9010 to arrange a free consultation today!

Standing Up for You & Protecting Your Legal Rights

Your freedom and future matter, and we can work to help prevent a mistake from destroying your life. We assist clients in tackling a vast range of criminal charges, including:

  • Domestic violence
  • Drug crimes
  • Expungements
  • Sex crimes
  • Theft Crimes
  • Violent Crimes

Whatever your legal needs, we can provide the right resources to accommodate them. We will do whatever it takes to help you feel hope and confidence during this difficult time. Following your criminal accusation, we advise against speaking to police officers about your charge because anything you say can and will be used against you in court.

This familiar yet truthful statement could make or break your case. It’s important to consult with us, Carmel criminal defense attorneys, as soon as possible so we can advise you on what to do and what not to do. The legal counsel provided at Blankenship Law, LLC has helped countless clients resolve their criminal charges, and yours could be next. Let’s collaborate on the best steps towards your freedom.

We look forward to discussing your criminal case during a free consultation. Call (317) 669-9010 to arrange a free, same-day case review!

What Makes Blankenship Law Different?

Experience. Dedication. Accessibility.

Ethically Responsible

Please check out my State of Indiana Bar Profile, and you’ll see that I’m licensed to practice law, a member in good standing, and free from any previous reprimands.

Personalized Representations

Having around the clock access to legal counsel means you get questions answered and concerns addressed. Blankenship Law isn’t the biggest firm in town, but it’s the biggest friend in the legal system you can have on your side.

Solid Reputation

Having a working relationship with many of the prosecutors in the area, Attorney Eric Blankenship is able to maneuver your case through the system with greater ease than other lawyers.

Trial Experience

When your freedom is on the line, courtroom experience matters. Attorney Eric Blankenship has tried over a hundred jury trials.

Former Prosecutor

As a former Marion County Prosecutor, Attorney Eric Blankenship knows both sides of the criminal court system and is 100% dedicated to only providing criminal legal services.

The Opinions That Matter Most

High-Quality, Compassionate Representation

“Blankenship was the most professional, hardest working lawyer I've ever met. He answered the phone every single time I called.”

- Jason H.

“He answered all of my questions honestly and if he didn't know, he said so, and guided me in the right direction!”

- Former Client

“Eric is a great lawyer and provides feedback that is easy to understand.”

- Laina M

All Your Legal Inquiries Addressed

  • Learn what it’ll take to win your case
  • Learn what it takes to navigate the courts
  • Get answers to all your questions in a way that you’ll understand
  • Get all your options presented to you, with the pros & cons of each choice
  • Discover if your needs can be met by our services
  • Initial case evaluation at no cost to you, free consultation
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