Restraining orders play an important role in preventing bad situations from becoming worse. However, restraining orders can sometimes be overprotective and issued without just cause. An angry ex-spouse, neighbor or co-worker may even try to use a restraining order to manipulate his or her position in a divorce or legal dispute. Seattle No-Contact Order Defense… Read More

At The Nahajski Firm, in Seattle, Washington, we offer free initial consultations to people charged with misdemeanors. Call us at 206-621-0500 to learn how we can defend you. Our criminal defense lawyers are available to represent you against any simple misdemeanor or gross misdemeanor charges, including: DUI/DWI Boating under the influence Reckless driving Negligent driving Hit and run Driving… Read More

If your son or daughter is facing criminal charges, it is imperative to seek legal counsel as soon as possible. An experienced attorney can take immediate action to minimize punishment and long-term consequences for any juvenile crime charges. In addition, an experienced attorney can answer your questions, explain the legal process and set reasonable expectations.… Read More

Class A Serious Violent Felony RCW 9A.36.011 describes a number of actions that may be considered First Degree Assault including: engaging in conduct that creates the risk of great bodily harm or death; actually causing great bodily harm or intentionally transmitting or exposing another to HIV or other noxious substance. Interestingly, the actual intent of… Read More

The impact of being convicted of a violent crime can change your life. In addition to jail time and large fines, you face having a mark on your permanent record that can impact your ability to find employment, get loans, and rent an apartment. At The Nahajski Firm, in Seattle, Washington, our attorneys are dedicated to… Read More

Reckless driving is defined in RCW 46.61.500 as “operating a motor vehicle with a willful or unwanted disregard for the safety of persons or property.” This fairly broad definition allows the arresting officer great latitude when deciding whether to issue a warning, an infraction such as Negligent Driving in the Second Degree or Reckless Driving.… Read More

What is an Ignition Interlock License (“IIL”)? If a driver’s license is suspended or revoked due to a DUI /Physical Control conviction or administrative action, the driver may apply for an IIL that allows the driver to drive during the period of suspension if the vehicle is equipped with an Ignition Interlock Device (“IID”). Do… Read More

If you are convicted of a sex crime, you will be required to register as a sex offender with the state. A sex crimes conviction is a permanent mark that follows you for the rest of your life, affecting your ability to get jobs, bank loans, and to go about your daily life. You have… Read More

Whether you are dealing with a shoplifting arrest or you have been charged with theft, we can help. With more than 27 years of combined experience, our criminal defense attorneys have the knowledge to defend you. We have dedicated our careers to protecting the rights of people accused of crimes. We will dedicate ourselves to defending you.… Read More

If you are facing an identity theft, fraud, or forgery charges, the lawyers of The Nahajski Firm in Seattle, Washington, can help. We have more than 27 years of combined experience in criminal law. Our legal careers are dedicated to helping people who have been accused of crimes. We are committed to standing up for your rights.… Read More