De Soto Criminal Defense

De Soto Criminal Defense Attorney

General Information

The De Soto Municipal Court prosecutes traffic violations, first and second DUI's, misdemeanors, and city code violations. To ensure you are promptly seen by the prosecutor or judge, check in with the clerk.

To view the De Soto Municipal Court website, click HERE.

De Soto DUI Defense Attorney

If you are charged with a DUI in De Soto, you must act quickly to protect your driver's license. A driver's license will be automatically suspended if you do not request an administrative hearing within 14 days of being pulled over.

The De Soto Municipal Court can prosecute arrests for First DUI or Second DUI. If the arrest is the third or more, the case will be sent to the Johnson County District Court.

To convict you of DUI, the prosecutor must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you operated or attempted to operate a vehicle while intoxicated. A De Soto DUI Attorney will review the evidence in your case to determine whether all of the elements of a De Soto DUI are present. If not, you may have a legal or factual defense to your case.

De Soto Defense Attorney

The De Soto Municipal Court can also prosecute traffic and other misdemeanor offenses. Most commonly, the Court sees minor drug possession cases involving possession of marijuana or possession of paraphernalia.

Criminal Defense Attorney

If you have questions about your De Soto court case, contact Attorney Adam D. Stolte at 913-270-0497 to discuss your options.


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  • AVVO CC 2019
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Attorney Stolte will work closely with you to ensure you understand what your charges mean, what potential outcomes you could face, and what your legal options are. Delivering personalized attention and leveraging his intelligence and creativity, he will seek to obtain a nonrestrictive or the least-restrictive result for you.