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Criminal Defense Lawyer in Portsmouth

Seek the Legal Guidance of a Former Prosecutor

Facing a criminal charge is likely the most frightening experience of your life thus far. At Ehrenworth Law PLLC, our lead attorney Scott Ehrenworth is prepared to fight for your rights. As a former prosecutor, Mr. Ehrenworth knows what it takes to counter the opposing side of a court matter. He is a tireless litigator and fights aggressively on behalf of his clients to ensure the most favorable outcome, and will work to justify that your case deserves a dismissal reduction. If you feel you cannot win your case and decide to plead guilty, it still helps to have a skilled lawyer by your side to negotiate a favorable plea deal.

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Remember, being arrested is not a conviction, and you are innocent until proven guilty. If you have been arrested or if you are under investigation for a crime, contact our firm right away. The sooner we get to work on your case, the more likely we are to reach a favorable outcome.

Helping Those Charged with Crimes in Portsmouth & Beyond

Protect your future, and choose a seasoned criminal defense attorney with decades of experience in the criminal justice system. If you’re looking for a criminal defense lawyer in Portsmouth who has years of litigation experience, you’ll want to hire Scott Ehrenworth. He is able to help with criminal cases throughout the area, including in Acree Acres, Grafton, and the Langley Airforce Base, among others.

Dial (757) 663-4477 now for a free case evaluation with Attorney Scott Ehrenworth.

6 Reasons to Choose Ehrenworth Law, PLLC

  • Former Prosecutor
  • Result Oriented Defense
  • Fierce Advocate for Our Clients
  • Over 20 Years of Experience
  • Honest and Understanding Service
  • Available for Calls 24 Hours a Day & 365 Days a Year
No One Fights Harder!

At Ehrenworth Law, PLLC we understand what our clients are up against and we pledge to do whatever we can get our clients the best possible result. 

Meet Your Attorney

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    Scott Ehrenworth

    Founding Attorney

    Ehrenworth Law, PLLC has Decades of Experience As a former prosecutor in Portsmouth and Newport News for nearly a decade, Attorney Scott Ehrenworth has an in-depth understanding of what it means to be charged with a crime. With over 20 years of experience in the legal industry, he has built a reputation for effective defense for his clients. Since opening Ehrenworth Law, PLLC, Mr. Ehrenworth has focused his practice on criminal , family law , and civil litigation cases. Some specific practice ...

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What Our Clients Have to Say

With a legal career spanning more than 20 years, Attorney Ehrenworth has earned a reputation for providing aggressive advocacy on behalf of his clients. Our firm has handled thousands of cases, and we have helped many clients to secure favorable outcomes for their future. Read more about what clients of Ehrenworth Law, PLLC have to say about our representation. We are committed to ensuring you get the best possible result for your situation, and we are prepared to do everything we can to help you preserve your interests. Call today.

  • “I want to give a huge thanks to Scott for helping me! He's a great attorney, very professional and answered any questions I had along the way. I would highly recommend Scott Ehrenworth!”

    - Former Client
  • “Because of Mr. Ehrenworth I am now working a good job, I have my degree and now I have my own house. I am so thankful for Mr. Ehrenworth! I highly recommend you hire him if you need help.”

    - Jasmine
  • “He is professional, dedicated and knowledgeable. He is a life saver. There are no words that adequately convey the gratitude I feel.”

    - Former Client
  • “Scott Ehrenworth is an attorney who will definitely fight for you. His years of experience as a prosecutor provide him with many of the tools needed to successfully defend clients charged with crimes. ...”

    - Romeo
  • “Mr. Ehrenworth provided outstanding legal representation from the beginning consultation to a better than expected result in court. Upon hiring him for a reckless driving ticket (83/55), Mr. ...”

    - Phil

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