Skagit County DUI and Criminal Defense Attorneys

If you have been charged with a crime such as a DUI, Domestic Violence or any other crime you need an experienced defense lawyer on your side.   Only an experienced attorney knows how to aggressively defend the rights of individuals accused of misdemeanor and felony crimes. At Powers & Costeck, our lawyers have experience defending clients against domestic violence, assault, and sex offense charges. We specialize DUI charges,  Assault & Domestic Violence, all driving offenses and all criminal charges throughout Skagit County, Island County and San Juan County.  Also, the attorneys practice in many cities including Burlington, Mount Vernon, Anacortes, Sedro-Woolley, Stanwood, Oak Harbor, Friday Harbor and Bellingham.

Our criminal defense strategies are built on the presumption of innocence. We conduct thorough investigations to support each of our clients. It is our goal to make sure your rights are protected throughout the legal process. We know if evidence has been obtained illegally or if witnesses are being untruthful. And we will take every step to protect you against such violations.

DUI & Drug Offense Attorneys


If you have been arrested for or charged with DUI or drug possession, then you need a DUI attorney now! Accusations of DUI can be just as devastating as being formally charged with the crime. If you fail to act within 20 days you could lose your license.  Contact a defense attorney today to see what can be done to protect you against these charges.

Because the founders of Powers & Costeck are former prosecuting attorneys, our clients have an advantage before they ever step into a courtroom. We know firsthand about prosecutorial methods and immediately put that knowledge to work for you. A tactical plan is developed in order for us to mount the best defense possible for you.

A successful criminal attorney will make all the difference in the outcome of your case. The experience of our DUI lawyers is essential if you want to keep your driver's license, avoid jail time, and keep your job. When you are serious about getting charges reduced or dismissed, then you want to be represented by the experienced attorneys at Powers & Costeck!

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