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Birmingham Defense Lawyer

Birmingham Michigan is a humble suburb outside of Detroit along the freeway known as M-1. The city is located in Oakland County and has a population of around 20,000 people according to the last census. Despite the small population, law enforcement is busy in the city of Birmingham. Everyday individuals are arrested for allegedly violating state, municipal, or federal laws.

If you or someone you know has been accused of a criminal offense, whether you’re a resident or visitor to Birmingham, it can be an incredibly frightening and stressful experience. That is why we highly recommend you hire a Birmingham attorney as soon as possible. A skilled and experienced lawyer can examine the facts of your case and create a strong defense for you.

Birmingham MI Criminal Defense Attorney | Oakland County

Have you been arrested for committing an alleged criminal offense? Don’t speak a word to law enforcement and instead learn your legal options with Dallo Law, P.C.. Birmingham Criminal Defense attorney J. Dallo has over ten years of experience he can apply to your case. With his skills and resources, attorney Dallo can formulate a sturdy defense designed to cast reasonable doubt on the prosecution’s argument.

Call Dallo Law, P.C. today at (248) 283-7000 to set up your first consultation free of charge. Dallo Law, P.C. accepts clients throughout the greater Birmingham and Oakland County area including Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield Hills, Ferndale, Hazel, Novi, Rochester, Rochester Hills, Troy, Wixom, Royal Oak, Farmington and Berkley.

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Common Criminal Offenses in Birmingham, MI

Some of the types of criminal charges in Birmingham and Oakland County that Dallo Law, P.C. frequently handle include, but are not limited to:


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Birmingham DUI Attorney, MI

One of the most commonly committed criminal offenses in Birmingham is operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OWI). OWI, also commonly referred to as DUI or DWI, arrests frequently occur on M-1 (also known as Woodward Avenue or the Michigan Highway), which is a freeway that cuts right through the suburb. The highway heads straight to Detroit. Because of this, many Birmingham residents are arrested heading home from the nightlife Detroit offers.

Birmingham law enforcement also patrol high-traffic local roads as well. Some city roads where OWI arrests frequently occur include Old Woodward Ave and Martin St in Downtown Birmingham. Other major roads where an OWI arrest is likely include W. Maple Road, S. Adams Road, East and West Brown Road, and W. Lincoln Road.

Dallo of Dallo Law, P.C. is an experienced Birmingham DUI lawyer with years of experience he can utilize for your case. Call his office at (248) 283-7000 to set up your first consultation.


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Birmingham, MI Court Resources

48th District Court – In Michigan, the District Courts have jurisdiction over adult misdemeanor proceedings and all adult criminal cases begin in these courts. There is no District Court in Birmingham, and the closest District Court is in Bloomfield Hills. Access the site for the 48th District Court to learn more about the judges on the court, their in-person and online services, the weekly docket, and their self-help resources.

4280 Telegraph Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48302
248-647-1141

Clerk for Oakland County – Lisa Brown is the current clerk for Oakland County and has been for the last three terms. The role of the clerk is to keep and maintain all records from trial courts, which does include the criminal justice division. Access to learn more about Lisa Brown, how to file something online, the calendar for the month, and how to look up court records.

1200 N Telegraph Rd
Building 12E
Pontiac, MI 48341
248-858-0581

Oakland County Circuit Court – The Circuit Courts in Michigan have jurisdiction over all felony cases as well as juvenile criminal cases. Access the site to look up their judicial schedule, file an important document with their online services, learn the rules of the court, and the different diversion programs offered to offenders.

1200 N Telegraph Rd
Department 404
Pontiac, MI 48341-0404
248-858-0344

Court of Appeals in Michigan – The Court of Appeals in Michigan serves as a “intermediate” court for appeals that don’t make it to the Supreme Court. Anyone dissatisfied by a decision made by the Circuit Courts can file an appeal with the Court of Appeals. Access the site to learn how the court operates, search up a case, and peruse their self-help resources.

350 Ottawa Ave NW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
(616) 456-1167

Supreme Court in Michigan – The highest court and last place you can appeal a decision made by the courts is the Supreme Court. To have the court hear your case, you’ll have to submit an “application for leave of appeal.” They receive about 2,000 applications annually and the court will grant leave to about 100 cases. Access the site to learn who is on the court, the court’s rules, and their past opinions.

Michigan Hall of Justice
925 W. Ottawa Street
Lansing, MI 48915
(517) 373-0120


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Birmingham, Michigan Law Enforcement Resources

Birmingham Police Department – The Birmingham Police Department provides law enforcement services and divides their department into three divisions including patrol, investigations, and services. Access the site to learn their contact information and hours, police statistics, more about their police services, and other important information.

151 Martin St
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 530-1870

Sheriff’s Office for Oakland County – The role of the Sheriff is to operate the county jail, transport prisoners, and is ultimately the chief civilian law enforcement office of their jurisdiction. The current appointed Sheriff in Oakland County is Michael J. Bouchard. Access the site to learn more about the county jail, how to request arrest records, and more.

1200 N Telegraph Rd. Bldg 38E
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 858-5000

Prosecutors Office for Oakland County – The County Prosecutor’s role is to represent the county in trial courts, especially criminal cases. The current Oakland County clerk and comptroller is Karen D. McDonald. Access the site to peruse their social media platforms, submit an inquiry, and other important information.

1200 N. Telegraph Rd
West Wing – Building 14E
Pontiac, MI 48341
(248) 858-0656


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Crime in Birmingham Statistics

Year Violent Crime Rape Robbery Aggr, Assault Property Crimes Burglary Larceny Auto Theft
2019 10 2 1 7 127 20 100 7
2018 10 3 3 4 137 26 104 7
2017 12 3 4 3 194 10 179 5
2016 9 1 N/A 4 4 242 215 8

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Birmingham Zip Codes

  • 48009
  • 48012
  • 48084
  • 48085
  • 48099
  • 48098

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Criminal Lawyer Birmingham, MI

If you’ve been arrested or you’re under investigation of an alleged criminal offense, contact Dallo Law, P.C.. His Birmingham criminal law firm has helped hundreds and hundreds of people obtain reduced or dismissed charges for their alleged offense. Both J. Dallo and his legal team can utilize their skills to develop a sturdy defense plan.

Set up your first consultation with Dallo Law, P.C. by calling our office at (248) 283-7000. Dallo Law, P.C. accepts clients throughout the greater Birmingham and Bloomfield Hills area including Auburn Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield Township, Clawson, Clarkston, Berkley, Novi, Royal Oak, Southfield, Troy, Wixom, Madison Heights and Pleasant Ridge.


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