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As a former prosecutor and graduate of Harvard Law School, I know how the prosecution thinks. Put my experience to work for you, and take back control of your life.

Scottsdale Criminal Defense Attorney

Have you been arrested? Get the peace of mind that comes with an elite defense.

Were you arrested for DUI or another crime? Are you facing jail time? Are you worried and uncertain about what happens next?

You need an experienced, aggressive Scottsdale defense attorney on your side. You need Salwin Law Group. The State is already building its case against you. As a former prosecutor and graduate of Harvard Law School, Stewart Salwin knows how the prosecution thinks. Put his experience to work for you, and get the best defense.

Salwin Law Group is a top-rated criminal defense firm, based in Scottsdale and serving the greater Phoenix area. Stewart will be completely committed to defending you. Your case will not be passed off to another attorney, and you will always get the personalized attention you deserve.

One call ends the stress. See how we can help get your life back.

Call me today at 480-470-6119, or contact me online to make your appointment.

What You Can Expect from Salwin Law Group

  • Free Consultation

    You will receive a free consultation to discuss your case with a top-rated attorney. Your consultation will be privileged and confidential.

  • Individualized Defense Strategy

    If you become a client, we will work with you to develop a personalized strategy for representing you. We will discuss your goals, analyze the strengths and weakness of the state’s case against you, and develop strategies on how we can achieve an optimal outcome for you. You will hear all the possible options available to you, and we will provide our analysis of the best course of action so that you can make an informed decision on how to proceed.

  • Careful Investigation

    At Salwin Law Group, our focus is on providing the highest-quality representation. We specifically limit our caseloads so that we have time to provide our clients with the personalized attention that their cases deserve. The facts of your case will be carefully investigated so that we can craft the best-possible defense for you. We will present the legal and factual review of our investigation to the prosecutor and fight to get any charges lowered or dismissed. If negotiations with the state do not provide an outcome that satisfies you, we stand ready to take your case to trial and aggressively defend your rights in court. Stewart has personally tried over 70 criminal trials and is a fearless advocate for his clients in the courtroom.

  • Client Communication

    We will keep you updated and informed at every step along the way on your case. You will always be aware of what is going and what will happen next. We understand that this can be a confusing time, but we will take the mystery out of the legal process. We believe that every question you have matters. You are encouraged to ask any questions about your case.

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  • Avvo 10.0
  • Top 40 Under 40_light
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • Avvo's Clients' Choice Award
  • Expertise Best Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Expertise Best DUI Lawyers
  • Justia 10.0 Rating

About Stewart Salwin

Stewart Salwin is a Scottsdale-based attorney who represents people accused of misdemeanor and felony crimes. Stewart was raised in Arizona and graduated from Paradise Valley High School. He attended Georgetown University where he studied government and worked with the late Senator John McCain. After college, Stewart attended Harvard Law School. There he was taught by world-renowned attorneys including Alan Dershowitz, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan, and the former solicitor general for President Ronald Reagan.

Upon graduating Harvard Law School, Stewart came back home to Arizona and began his legal career at the Maricopa County Attorney’s Office as a prosecutor. There he handled thousands of criminal cases and all levels of criminal cases, from misdemeanors to felonies. He spent the majority of his five years as a prosecutor in the Major Crimes Division, where he worked on the most serious felony crimes.

In 2014, Stewart entered private practice. He uses the knowledge that he gained as a prosecutor to provide the most well-informed legal counsel to his clients. He has been recognized with numerous awards for the superior representation of his clients and is highly reviewed. Stewart is committed to bringing the highest standard of excellence to every aspect of his legal representation.

Why Choose Salwin Law?

  • Free Criminal Defense Consultations
  • Harvard Law School Graduate
  • 10/10 Avvo Rating
  • Former Felony Prosecutor
  • 75+ Trials Won
  • 1000+ DUIs Handled

Have You Been Arrested?

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  • “Stewart was very helpful and always quick to meet in person or receive calls/emails. He helped me get through my situation with the best possible outcome at a great price. His personable approach ...”

    - Lionel
  • “I met with a couple attorneys before I discussed my case with Stewart. I was charged with an Extreme DUI, and the other lawyers I met with just tried to scare me into hiring them. Stewart wasn’t like ...”

    - John C.
  • “He took action right away and the outcome was very favorable. In all, Stewart has a very qualifying background with years of experience which is unbeatable.”

    - Dasey D.
  • “When I contacted Stewart Salwin I was very frightened because I had just gotten a DUI and I had never been in trouble in my life. Stewart made me feel at ease right away, and I felt comfortable that I ...”

    - Candace B.
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