Serving Clients in Johnson County

Johnson County Criminal Attorney

Defending the Rights of the Accused in Johnson County

From the moment that you are accused of a criminal act, everything begins to change. People may look at you differently and your plans for the future will be forever changed if you are convicted of committing that offense. You must have the help of a dedicated Johnson County criminal lawyer who will fight for you. As a former prosecutor, I have seen the devastating affect that a criminal offense has on the lives of those who are convicted. That is why I have devoted my professional career to defending the rights of those accused of crimes in Johnson County.

For nearly 30 years, my criminal law firm, The Law Office of John Harvell, has been aggressively defending clients against all types of criminal charges. I utilize a variety of legal resources and my extensive courtroom experience to build cases that are uniquely tailored to my clients' charges. At times, I am even able to negotiate with the prosecutor or judge to stop a case before it ever reaches trial. When your future is on the line, you can trust that I know how to protect it.

Criminal Lawyer Serving Johnson County

Regardless of whether you have been charged with a drug crime, theft crime or a domestic violence crime, I have the legal knowledge to defend your rights during every step of the way. I have successfully defended minors against juvenile crime charges, and I also know how to defend professional businessmen and women against white collar crimes. I understand the significant impact that my work will have on your life and future, and that is why I devote personal time and energy to your case from the outset.

If you are convicted of a criminal offense such as drug possession or theft, you may be forced to spend many years in prison or jail. I fight tirelessly so that you can obtain reduced or dismissed charges, and I take pride in providing the highest quality of legal representation available.

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Contact a criminal defense attorney in Johnson County at The Law Office of John Harvell for the high-quality legal representation you need!

Why Choose John Harvell

  • Nearly 30 years representing clients throughout Kansas

  • Former prosecutor, understanding both sides of the courtoom

  • Highly knowledgeable regarding all major updates to Kansas DUI laws

  • Build compelling defense strategies that more effectively protect my clients' rights

Client Testimonials

  • “He set up a plan of action which truly saved not just me but my whole family from hardship.”


  • “He is a miracle worker!!!”


  • “The whole case was seen one sided but John luckily fight for my side and got me the outcome that was fair.”


  • “He keeps his promises/commitments, and will do everything he can for you.”


  • “I am from a foreign country and was facing deportation. This was a very important result.”