Dwane Cates

Dwane Cates

Managing Partner: Dwane Cates Law Group, PLLC
  • Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, DUI & DWI...
  • Arizona
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Summary

I was born and raised in Wyoming. I started Dwane Cates Law Group, PLLC in 1997 and I am currently a managing Dwane Cates Law Group, P.L.L.C. I practice primarily in the area of Criminal Defense. I travel throughout Arizona representing clients in various criminal matters, including Murder, Manslaughter, Negligent Homicide, Assault, Aggravated Assault, all drug crimes including transportation for sale of large quantities of cocaine and marijuana. I travel to Kingman, Yuma, Prescott, Holbrook, Bisbee, Flagstaff. any court in Arizona. I have appeared on Tru TV (Court TV), Fox News, CNN, HLN, CNBC and many local news stations as a legal expert and commentator. To see clips go to www.toplawyer4u.com.

Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Domestic Violence
  • DUI & DWI
  • Juvenile Law
  • White Collar Crime
Fees
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    Visa, Master Card, American Express, Discover
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    All criminal matters with the exception of Federal Criminal Matters are handled on a flat fee basis with charges for each trial day. Federal Criminal Matters are handled on an hourly basis unless otherwise agreed upon a head of time.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Arizona
8th Circuit
9th Circuit
Federal Circuit
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
  • Polish: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Managing Partner
Dwane Cates Law Group, PLLC
- Current
Managing Partner
Cates & Sargeant Law Group, PLLC
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I formed a new law firm concentrating on Criminal and civil Law. Give me a call for any of you legal needs.
Managing Partner
Cates, Hanson, Sargeant & Rakestraw, PLC
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I founded Cates, Hanson, Sargeant & Rakestraw, PLC right after graduating from the Sandra Day O'Conner College of Law.
Education
Arizona State University
Juris Doctorate / Trial Advocacy Team and Oral Argument Competitions (1996)
Arizona State University
B.A. / Communication, Persuasion (1993)
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Honors: Suma Cum Laude
Awards
Top 100 Lawyers
National Trial Lawyers
Listed as one of the top 100 Trial Lawyers
Professional Associations
Arizona State Bar
Member
Current
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member
Current
Americant Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
Member
Current
Cates, Hanson, Sargeant & Rakestraw, PLC
Managing Partner
- Current
Activities: I founded the firm in 1997 right out of law school. I added four other very experienced lawyers to bring the firm to its present form. We have experienced Criminal Law Attorneys and Civil Litigation Attorneys. We handle cases in every city in the State of Arizona.
Publications
Articles & Publications
Highway Drug Arrests in Arizona
FindLaw
Speaking Engagements
Head Line News, Guest Legal Commentator, HLN. Head Line News, Phoenix Arizona, Atlanta Georgia
HLN
I was a guest legal commentator for HLN on the TV show In Session for many of the countries top criminal trails including but not limited to the Casey Anthony Trial, the Jodi Arias Trial and appeared on the TV show After Dark.
Jodi Arias Guest Legal Commentator, HLN. Head Line News, Phoenix Arizona, Atlanta Georgia
HLN
I was a guest legal commentator for HLN on the TV show In Session for many of the countries top criminal trails including but not limited to the Casey Anthony Trial, the Jodi Arias Trial and appeared on the TV show After Dark.
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Contact & Map
Dwane Cates Law Group, P.L.L.C.
4425 N. 24th Street
Suite 150
Phoenix, AZ 85016
USA
Toll-Free: (855) 528-5089