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Yavapai County

Welcome to, PLLC - Your Trusted Legal Partner in Yavapai County

Criminal Defense Attorney in Yavapai County, Arizona

About Yavapai County

Nestled in the heart of northern Arizona, Yavapai County offers a unique blend of natural beauty and historic charm. From the red rocks of Sedona to the rugged landscapes of Prescott National Forest, Yavapai County boasts some of the state’s most picturesque scenery. With a rich history dating back to the days of the Wild West, this county is known for its welcoming communities and outdoor recreational opportunities.

Your Trusted Legal Advocate in Yavapai County

When facing criminal charges in Yavapai County, you need a dedicated and experienced criminal defense attorney who understands the local legal dynamics. At, PLLC, we are committed to providing strong and effective representation to individuals in Yavapai County who are navigating the complexities of the criminal justice system.

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Navigating Yavapai County’s Criminal Justice System

Yavapai County’s criminal justice system operates on the core principle of the presumption of innocence until proven guilty. However, being accused of a crime can be a daunting experience, whether you’re out on bail or in custody. We understand the importance of keeping you and your loved ones informed about the progress of your case, especially during times of uncertainty.

When to Seek Legal Representation

While some individuals may not immediately consider hiring an attorney for misdemeanor charges, seeking legal representation becomes crucial when facing serious felonies. Whether you reside in Prescott, Cottonwood, or any other part of Yavapai County, our criminal defense attorneys are prepared to serve you. We believe that every individual deserves a strong defense, and we are committed to protecting your rights throughout the legal process.

Whether you’re facing charges for DUI, drug offenses, theft, assault, or any other criminal matter in Yavapai County, Dwane and Aaron have the knowledge and expertise to provide you with the effective and personalized representation you need. They understand that a criminal charge can be a stressful and overwhelming experience, and they are committed to being there for their clients every step of the way.

Dwane and Aaron are known for their exceptional trial skills and their ability to negotiate favorable plea bargains. They take a strategic and tailored approach to each case, and will work closely with their clients to understand their unique needs and goals. They will thoroughly investigate the evidence against you and will challenge any weaknesses in the prosecution’s case to ensure that your rights are protected.

In addition to their criminal defense work, Dwane and Aaron are also committed to community outreach and education. They frequently speak to community groups and schools about the criminal justice system, and are dedicated to helping people better understand their rights and the legal process.

If you’re facing criminal charges in Yavapai County, AZ or the surrounding areas, it’s important to have an experienced and dedicated criminal defense lawyer on your side. Dwane and Aaron are here to help, and they will work tirelessly to protect your rights and achieve the best possible outcome for your case.

To schedule a free consultation, call, PLLC today at (480) 620-8568.


I was busted @ the I8 checkpoint about 50 miles east of the AZ/CA border with a very small amount of pot, I called up Dwayne and his people took care of everything, thankfully I did not have to drive back to AZ…


Mr Cates is professional, helpful, explained the entire process and got me great results. I recommend him if you want someone knowledgeable fighting for you.


At the first point from when I retained Mr. Cates, he was nothing but professional, and I felt that he really cared about my case. I could tell that after negotiating with the other attorney, delivering the…