Lafayette Criminal Defense Lawyer

An Attorney Who Relishes a Challenge

"Criminal defense is a fight, it's a moving chess game where you must outdo your opponent. It's intriguing and exciting. That's why I enjoy it." — Attorney Valerie Gotch Garrett

At the law firm of Valerie Gotch Garrett, A Professional Law Corporation, we are not afraid to tackle the most difficult or complex criminal charges. We handle a wide range of cases in both state and federal courts. Some of the misdemeanor and felony charges we handle include

  • Drug crimes such as possession or distribution
  • White collar crimes
  • Murder
  • Rape
  • Assault and battery
  • Theft
  • Robbery
  • Conspiracy
  • Computer crimes
  • Juvenile offenses
  • OWI / DWI

With more than 20 years of experience, Ms. Gotch Garrett has successfully handled a number of death penalty cases. She is certified as a capital defender on behalf of the state of Louisiana.

Putting Together the Evidence Puzzle

As a successful criminal defense lawyer, Ms. Gotch Garrett is skilled at fitting scattered bits of evidence together in order to present a strong case. She is also experienced at taking what the prosecutor presents as evidence and disassembling it, piece by piece. Drawing upon knowledge, ingenuity and strategy, she will fight for your rights to the utmost.

Contact a Dauntless Drug Possession Attorney Serving New Iberia, Lafayette and More

Whether you have been charged with drug possession, murder, conspiracy or any other crime, you can count on our Lafayette criminal defense attorney to aggressively defend your rights. Call our Louisiana office at 337-366-0957 or contact our lawyer online. To further assist you, we offer after-hours appointments and jail visits by request.