Kent Criminal Defense Attorney
Protecting Your Future & Fighting for Your Freedom

Attorney Profile

Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney in Kent, WA

Whether you are being accused, investigated, or have been arrested for a crime, it is crucial that you have a highly skilled attorney on your side. No matter how grim your chances may seem, the right representation can make all the difference. At The Law Office of Erik P. Kaeding, our Kent criminal defense attorney is experienced and ready to utilize his skills on your behalf. For over 20 years, our firm has been exclusively helping clients facing a wide array of criminal charges. From simple DUIs to violent crimes of all types, we are dedicated to providing strong defense strategies to help clients obtain the most favorable outcome possible for their case.

To get started, contact our firm at (253) 444-4432. We have flexible hours and even offer in-jail visits to clients in need.

A Trusted & Dedicated Advocate

Since establishing our firm, Attorney Erik P. Kaeding has always believed in justice for all, and he is committed to doing his part to make sure that clients like you are given this chance. When you have his representation, you can trust that he stands by you from start to finish. You can count on him to attend every court appearance and take all your phone calls. He gives your case the personal attention that it deserves, and even goes out of his way to ensure that you are well taken care of.

Other reasons for putting our Kent criminal defense lawyer in your corner include:

  • Compassionate yet aggressive and competent in court
  • High acquittal and dismissal rates
  • Always honest with clients, setting their expectations about possible outcomes
  • Works relentlessly to obtain the best possible end-result for clients
  • Has the resources to conduct thorough investigations

With Attorney Erik P. Kaeding as your defense, you can be sure that he will strive hard to advocate for you to the best of his abilities.

Bar Admissions

  • Washington, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Washington, 1995

Education

Seattle University, School of Law, Seattle, Washington

  • J.D. cum laude

University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

  • B.A. - 1988
  • Honors: Dean's List
  • Major: Economics

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Washington State Bar Association, 1994 – Present
  • Tacoma-Pierce County Bar Association
  • King County Bar Association
  • Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • South King County Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • King County Neighborhood Legal Clinic, 2000 - 2015
  • Samish Indian Nation Appeals Board Chairman, 2006 - Present

Secure the representation of our firm by calling (253) 444-4432. We provide free initial consultations to all our clients.

The Cases We Represent

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The Community Trusts Us with Their Future

Here's Why You Can Too:
  • Commitment to Your Freedom

    The Law Office Of Erik P. Kaeding relentlessly pursues the best possible outcome for you, whether that's a dismissal, acquittal, or reduced charges.

  • Relentless Investigation

    Our team is known for thoroughly examining cases until we find every detail that strengthens your case. We have a high rate of dismissal because we hone in on the evidence you need to walk away.

  • Insider Knowledge

    We know the judges, the officers, and the prosecutors responsible for your case. As a result, we can know the most likely direction of your case and how best to prepare for it. Our firm strategizes to counter the prosecution's every move.

  • Decades of Experience

    Attorney Kaeding has been a criminal defense lawyer for his entire 20-year career. His father was an attorney as well--his family legacy is about getting justice for the accused. That legacy has benefited thousands, and it could include you.

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