Practice Areas

We have over a decade of experience providing effective legal defense strategies for our clients. We use every means at our disposal to ensure every one of our client’s rights are stringently enforced throughout the legal process – from pre-arrest interviews through trial, if necessary. We employ our considerable assets to make every effort to secure the best possible outcome for every one of our clients. If you are facing charges for a sex crime – even if you only suspect you might be under investigation – the sooner you contact us, the better.

We’ll help you understand and come to grips with what you are facing. We’ll do everything we can to make an incredibly stressful situation more manageable – even if that means walking right along bedside you to make a statement.

Title IX

A defense attorney can help prevent you from being arrested or expelled by providing context for the nature of the allegations, potential punishments, and what your next steps should be. At Smith Blythe, we develop effective defense strategies for each of our clients.

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Sexting

While sexting itself is not illegal, it can quickly become a crime if the images involve anyone under the age of 18. That’s why it’s so important to have an experienced defense attorney who knows the specifics of Michigan sex crimes law.

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Degrees of Sexual Criminal Conduct

We believe that equipping our clients with knowledge can be a great benefit to their case.

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Juvenile Criminal Sexual Conduct

If your child has been accused of criminal sexual conduct, it can be difficult to know what to do next.

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Criminal Sexual Conduct

While penalties for sex crime convictions in Michigan can vary depending on the degree and the severity of the case, all penalties are serious and many convictions lead to mandatory sex offender registration.

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Sexual Consent and Rape defense

Being accused of a sex crime can often seem very different from other types of crimes.

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Appeals & Post-Conviction

When someone loses their criminal case and is convicted of a crime, they may think that all hope is lost. At Smith Blythe, we represent many clients in the appeal process both in state cases and federal cases.

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Child Protective Services Cases

Child-rearing has its challenges, but being under investigation for your parenting skills can be a nightmare. As parents ourselves, we know that allegations of child abuse, sexual abuse, and neglect are as heart-breaking as they are terrifying.

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Professionals Accused of Sex Crimes

Being charged with a sex crime while you’re at the prime of your career is terrifying. Even the accusation alone puts everything on the line – your reputation, your career, even the custody of your children.

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Child Abuse Defense

Child abuse accusations can lead to long, painful, and emotionally-charged cases. But often these accusations stem from misunderstandings, exaggerations, or accidents.

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Child Porn & Internet Crimes

Even the association of your name with the phrase “child pornography” can cause you difficulties in personal and professional relationships.

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When you hire Smith Blythe as your attorneys, you’re getting:

  • Dedicated attorney attention
  • Constant communication and contact
  • 25+ years of experience in defending those accused of sex crimes
  • Proven strategies for success
  • Solid professional relationships
  • Experienced in courtrooms throughout the state and federal court
  • Leaders among leaders: we are frequently sought out by other attorneys

When you hire Smith Blythe as your attorneys, you’re getting:

  • Dedicated attorney attention
  • Constant communication and contact
  • 25+ years of experience in defending those accused of sex crimes
  • Proven strategies for success
  • Solid professional relationships
  • Experienced in courtrooms throughout the state and federal court
  • Leaders among leaders: we are frequently sought out by other attorneys

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Contact Smith Blythe

At Smith Blythe, PC, our Michigan attorneys have been defending the rights of the accused for a combined 25+ years. Our team is dedicated to pursuing justice on behalf of those who are facing the most heinous allegations. We know how to protect your rights and will arm you with the strongest defense.

Get in touch with Smith Blythe P.C. today

    Are you a new client? Yes, I am a potential new client.No, I am a current existing client.I'm neither

    Contact Smith Blythe

    At Smith Blythe, PC, our Michigan attorneys have been defending the rights of the accused for a combined 25+ years. Our team is dedicated to pursuing justice on behalf of those who are facing the most heinous allegations. We know how to protect your rights and will arm you with the strongest defense.

    Get in touch with Smith Blythe P.C. today

      Are you a new client? Yes, I am a potential new client.No, I am a current existing client.I'm neither