Merriam Criminal Defense

Merriam Criminal Defense Attorney

General Information

The Merriam Municipal Court is located in the Merriam City Hall, just South of IKEA. Parking is available in the front of the building. When you walk into the building, the court room is on the left. Inside, you must check in with the clerk. Otherwise you will not be in line to speak with the prosecutor or judge.

For a link to the Merriam Municipal Court, click HERE.

Merriam DUI Defense Attorney

If you are charged with a DUI in the city of Merriam, 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 with 14 days of being pulled over.

The Merriam 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 Merriam DUI Attorney will review the evidence in your case to determine whether all of the elements of a Merriam DUI are present. If not, you may have a legal or factual defense to your case.

Merriam Defense Attorney

The Merriam 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 Merriam Court case,contact Attorney Adam D. Stolte at 913-270-0497 to discuss your options.


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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.