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Criminal Defense

Don’t Just Settle For A Plea. Get A Defense Attorney Who Fights Back.

Strengthen Your Position

When you are facing criminal charges, you need a strong, experienced lawyer on your side. State and federal law enforcement agencies have enormous resources to investigate and prosecute crimes. As an individual, you simply cannot fight the state or federal government. You need proactive, strategic defense representation. Starbranch Law is known in the New Hampshire legal community for providing this type of representation.

Choose Experience

Attorney Harry Starbranch has been practicing criminal law for more than 30 years. His knowledgeable, aggressive defense helps clients fight back against state and federal charges. He is an experienced trial attorney who takes cases to trial often, negotiating pleas only when that is in the client’s best interests.

Rely on the experience and unique perspective of a former prosecutor. Call our Portsmouth office at 603-436-5566. We take cases throughout the state.

Who We Represent

We represent first-time offenders, habitual offenders and juveniles throughout Rockingham and Strafford County in a broad range of criminal cases, including:

  • Traffic violations, including speeding tickets, license suspensions and DUI/DWI
  • Violent crimes, including robbery, sex offenses, burglary, weapons offenses, domestic abuse and assault and arson
  • Drug charges for both illegal and prescription drugs, including possession, distribution and trafficking
  • White collar crimes, including internet crimes, child pornography, fraud and identity theft
  • Theft crimes, including petty theft/larceny, shoplifting and auto theft

In addition, we can assist you with appeals, as well as probation and parole violations, the penalties for which can be surprisingly harsh. You need a lawyer to explain the consequences and protect your rights. To learn more about what happens after being arrested, please read here.

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For an appointment to discuss your case, call us today at 603-436-5566 or contact us online.

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Harry N. Starbranch
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  • Portsmouth Office
    Nathaniel Walker House
    171 Middle Street
    Portsmouth, New Hampshire 03801
    Phone: 603-436-5566
    Fax: 603-373-8421