Avvo Michigan Criminal Defense Lawyer

Daniel Hilf, of the law firm of Hilf & Hilf, PLC is a frequent Avvo contributor, and has received awards from Avvo for his outstanding contributions as a criminal defense lawyer.  He currently has an “superb” rating with Avvo (Avvo’s highest rating level).  Mr. Hilf takes great pride in the large number of persons he has helped throughout his distinguished career to receive excellent results.  Hilf & Hilf, PLC represents individuals in State and Federal Courts throughout the State of Michigan.  We handle all felony, misdemeanor, local ordinance, and ticket matters.
Hilf & Hilf, PLC is conveniently located at 1775 W. Big Beaver Road in the city of Troy, Michigan.  We can be reached Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. at (248)792-2590.
A listing of criminal cases that Hilf & Hilf, PLC handles include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Accosting children – MCL 750.145b
  • Adult foster care – maintaining operation after refusal of licensure – MCL 400.722(4)
  • Adult foster care – unlicensed facility – MCL 400.713(13)
  • Aggravated domestic assault – MCL 750.81a(3)
  • Aggravated indecent exposure – MCL 750.335a(2)(b)
  • Aggravated stalking – MCL 750.411i(3)(a); MCL 750.411i(3)(b)
  • Aiding and abetting tax evasion or filing false returns – MCL 205.27(1)(b)
  • Aiding escaping prisoner – MCL 750.183
  • Allowing a vehicle to be operated while intoxicated – MCL 257.625
  • Allowing a vehicle to be operated while intoxicated or impaired causing death – MCL 257.625(10)(b)
  • Allowing a vehicle to be operated while intoxicated or impaired causing serious impairment – MCL 257.625(10)(c)
  • Allowing a vehicle to be operated without a license causing death – MCL 257.904(7)
  • Allowing a vehicle to be operated without a license causing serious impairment – MCL 257.904(7)
  • Altering ID mark on firearm – MCL 750.230
  • Altering or forging vehicle documents – MCL 257.257
  • Animal neglect or cruelty – MCL 750.50(4)
  • Antitrust violation – MCL 445.779
  • Armed robbery – MCL 750.529
  • Armor piercing ammunition – MCL 750.224c
  • Arson of dwelling house MCL 750.72
  • Arson of insured property MCL 750.75
  • Arson of personal property – MCL 750.74
  • Arson of real property – MCL 750.73
  • Arson of woods and prairies – MCL 750.78
  • Assault and Battery
  • Assault against a pregnant individual – MCL 750.90b
  • Assault and battery of an FIA employee – MCL 750.81c
  • Assault on utility worker – MCL 750.81e
  • Assault with intent to commit a felony – MCL 750.87
  • Assault with intent to commit armed robbery – MCL 750.89
  • Assault with intent to commit sexual contact – MCL 750.520g(2)
  • Assault with intent to commit sexual penetration – MCL 750.520g(1)
  • Assault with intent to commit unarmed robbery – MCL 750.88
  • Assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder (Assault GBH) – MCL 750.84
  • Assault with intent to maim – MCL 750.86
  • Assault with intent to murder – MCL 750.83
  • Assaulting or obstructing certain officials – MCL 750.479
  • Assaulting, resisting, or obstructing certain persons – MCL 750.81d
  • Attempted criminal offenses
  • Attempted murder – MCL 750.91
  • Attending animal fight – MCL 750.49(2)(f)
  • Bank robbery (Bank robbery/safebreaking) – MCL 750.531
  • Barking dog ticket
  • Book making
  • Breaking and entering a coin operated device – MCL 752.811
  • Breaking and entering a vehicle to steal – MCL 750.356a
  • Breaking and entering with intent to commit felony or larceny – MCL 750.110
  • Breeding or selling fighting animals – MCL 750.49(2)(g)
  • Bribe / Bribery / Bribing – MCL 750.119(1); MCL 750.117; MCL 750.121; MCL 750.122
  • Bringing contraband into prisons – MCL 800.281(3); MCL 801.262(1)(a); MCL 800.283(3)
  • Burglary
  • Careless discharge of a firearm – MCL 752.861
  • Careless driving
  • Carjacking – MCL 750.529a
  • Carrying a concealed weapon (CCW) – MCL 750.227
  • Casino gaming offenses – MCL 432.218
  • Child abuse – First, Second, Third, or Fourth Degree – MCL 750.136b
  • Child sexually abusive activity or materials – MCL 750.145c
  • Child support – failure to pay offenses
  • Conspiracy – MCL 750.157a
  • Contempt of court hearings
  • Copying audio/video recordings for gain – MCL 752.1054(2)
  • Counterfeiting/forging – MCL 28.295
  • Criminal sexual conduct – First, Second, Third, or Fourth Degree – MCL 750.520
  • Deferred sentences
  • Delivery or manufacture marijuana – 333.7401(2)
  • Delivery or manufacture of imitation controlled substance – MCL 333.7341(8)
  • Delivery/manufacture controlled substance – MCL 333.7401(2)
  • Disarming peace officer – MCL 750.479b
  • Discharging firearm – MCL 750.234
  • Disobeying a police officer
  • Disorderly conduct
  • Disorderly person
  • Distributing obscene material – MCL 722.675
  • Disturbing the peace
  • Domestic assault – Domestic violence First, Second, and Third Offense – MCL 750.81
  • Driving while license suspended (DWLS)
  • Drunk and disorderly
  • Eavesdropping – MCL 750.539c
  • Electronic monitoring device violation – MCL 750.520n
  • Embezzlement by administrator/executor/guardian – MCL 750.176
  • Embezzlement by agent – MCL 750.174
  • Employment of children during certain hours – MCL 409.122
  • Entering without breaking – MCL 750.111
  • Escape – MCL 750.195; MCL 750.197; MCL 750.193
  • Ethnic intimidation – MCL 750.147b
  • Extortion
  • Failing to pay support – MCL 750.165
  • Failure to provide proof of registration
  • Failure to provide proof of insurance
  • Failure to register as a sex offender – MCL 28.729(1)
  • Failure to stop at scene of accident – MCL 257.617
  • Failure to stop at scene of accident resulting in death – MCL 257.617
  • Failure to stop at scene of accident resulting in serious impairment – MCL 257.617(2)
  • Failure to use due care and caution MCL 257.653a
  • False information when applying for state ID MCL 28.293
  • False pretenses
  • False report of a bomb – bomb threat – MCL 750.411a(2)
  • False report of child abduction – MCL 28.754
  • False report of a misdemeanor – MCL 750.411a(1)(a)
  • False report of a felony – MCL 750.411a(1)(b)
  • False representation
  • False statement
  • False statement in application
  • False tax returns – MCL 205.27(3)
  • Felonious assault (Assault with a deadly weapon) – MCL 750.82
  • Felony firearm
  • Financial transaction device – forgery, alteration, or counterfeiting – MCL 750.157r
  • Financial transaction device – stealing, retaining, or using without consent – MCL 750.157n(1)
  • Fleeing and eluding – First, Second, Third, or Fourth Degree – MCL 257.602a; MCL 750.479a
  • Food stamp fraud – MCL 750.300a(1)
  • Forgery – MCL 750.248
  • Forging driver license – MCL 257.310(7)
  • Furnishing cell phone to prisoner – MCL 800.283a
  • Furnishing contraband to prisoner – MCL 800.281; MCL 801.262
  • Gambling
  • Gaming – MCL 750.303
  • Gang membership felonies – MCL 750.411u
  • Gang recruitment – MCL 750.411v(1)
  • Gross indecency – MCL 750.338
  • Gross negligence resulting in harm to embryo or fetus – MCL 750.90c
 

  • Habitual offenders – Notice of intent to seek enhancement of sentence – 2nd, 3rd, 4th Offender
  • Harboring a person for whom felony warrant has been issued (Harboring a fugitive) – MCL 750.199(3)
  • Hazing – MCL 750.411t
  • Health care fraud – MCL 752.1003; MCL 752.1004; MCL 752.1006
  • Home invasion – First, Second, or Third degree – MCL 750.110a
  • Homicide
  • Human trafficking – MCL 750.462
  • HYTA (Holmes Youthful Trainee Act) eligible offenses – MCL 762.11 to 762.15
  • Identity theft – MCL 445.65
  • Illegal entry
  • Impersonating an officer – MCL 750.217
  • Inciting fighting animal – MCL 750.49
  • Indecent exposure – MCL 750.335a
  • Insurance fraud
  • Interfering with police investigation – MCL 750.483a
  • Intimidating a witness – MCL 750.122
  • Involuntary manslaughter – MCL 750.321
  • Jostling
  • Juror intimidation – MCL 750.120a
  • Juvenile offenses
  • Keeping a house of prostitution – MCL 750.452
  • Kidnapping – MCL 750.349; MCL 750.350
  • Killing or torturing animals – MCL 750.50b
  • Larceny by conversion – MCL 750.36
  • Larceny by false personation – MCL 750.363
  • Larceny from a motor vehicle – MCL 750.356a
  • Larceny from a building – MCL 750.360
  • Larceny from the person – MCL 750.357
  • Larceny of rental property – MCL 750.362a
  • Leaving child unattended – MCL 750.135
  • Leaving the scene of an accident – MCL 257.617a
  • Lewd surveillance or capturing lewd image – MCL 750.539j(2)(a)
  • License violations
  • License plate violations
  • Liquor violations
  • Loitering
  • Maintaining a drug house – MCL 333.7405(1)(d)
  • Malicious destruction of building – MCL 750.380
  • Malicious destruction of fire/police property – MCL 750.377b
  • Malicious destruction of personal property – MCL 750.377a
  • Manslaughter – MCL 750.321
  • Material false statement
  • Mayhem
  • Medicade fraud – MCL 400.603 to MCL 400.609
  • Medical marijuana related charges
  • Minor in possession
  • Money laundering – MCL 750.411
  • Motor vehicle code offenses
  • Moving violations
  • Murder
  • No account checks – MCL 750.131a(1)
  • Nonsufficient Funds ( NSF ) checks – MCL 750.131
  • No Ops (No Operators License on person)
  • No permit cases
  • Obtaining controlled substance by fraud – MCL 333.7407(1)(c)
  • Odometer tampering – MCL 257.233a(7)
  • Open intoxicants
  • Operating a chop shop – MCL 750.535
  • Operating a vehicle while impaired (OWI) – First, Second, or Third Offense – MCL 257.625
  • Operating a vehicle while under the Influence (OUIL) – First, Second, or Third Offense – MCL 257.625
  • Operating while intoxicated or impaired causing death – MCL 257.625(4)
  • Operating while intoxicated or impaired causing serious impairment – MCL 257.625(5)
  • Operating while intoxicated or impaired with a minor in the vehicle – MCL 257.625(7)(a)(ii)
  • Overcharging person using financial transaction device – MCL 750.157u
  • Pandering
  • PBT refusal
  • Perjury – MCL 750.422; MCL 750.423
  • Placing an explosive – MCL 750.207(2)
  • Polygamy – MCL 750.439; MCL 750.440
  • Possession counterfeit notes – MCL 750.252
  • Possessing stolen vehicle title – MCL 257.254
  • Possession of an analogue controlled substance
  • Possession of burglar’s tools – MCL 750.116
  • Possession of child pornography
  • Possession of a controlled substance. Possession of heroin, cocaine, MDMA (ecstasy/methamphetamine), marijuana, etc. – MCL 333.7403
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia
  • Possession or sale of firearm by felon – MCL 750.224f
  • Possession of stolen or counterfeit insurance certificates
  • Possession with intent to deliver (PWID) a controlled substance (heroin, cocaine, MDMA (ecstasy/methamphetamine), marijuana, etc.
  • Preparing to burn personal property – MCL 750.77
  • Prostitution
  • Providing false information to a police officer
  • Public intoxication
  • Racketeering – MCL 750.159j
  • Rape
  • Receiving or concealing stolen motor vehicle – MCL 750.535(7)
  • Receiving or concealing stolen property – MCL 750.535
  • Reckless driving
  • Reckless driving causing death – MCL 257.626
  • Reckless driving causing serious impairment – MCL 257.626(3)
  • Resisting and obstructing (R & O) a police officer – MCL 750.479
  • Resisting arrest
  • Retail fraud – First, Second, and Third Degree – MCL 750.356c
  • RICO
  • Second degree Murder – MCL 750.317
  • Securities act violation – MCL 451.2508
  • Seduction – MCL 750.532
  • Sentence under advisement
  • Show cause hearings
  • Solicitation of misdemeanor – MCL 750.157b
  • Solicitation of felony – MCL 750.157b(3)
  • Solicitation of murder – MCL 750.157b(2)
  • Stalking – MCL 750.411h
  • Subornation of perjury – MCL 750.424
  • Tampering with evidence or offering false evidence – MCL 750.483a(6)
  • Tampering with security control device
  • Theft
  • Tobacco violations
  • Torture – MCL 750.85
  • Traffic tickets
  • Trespassing – MCL 750.547
  • Unarmed robbery – MCL 750.530
  • Unlawful driving away of an automobile (UDAA) – MCL 750.413
  • Unlawful imprisonment – MCL 750.349b
  • Unlawful use of an automobile – MCL 750.414
  • Urinating in public
  • Use of a firearm in the commission of a felony – felony firearm
  • Using computer for crime – MCL 752.797
  • Using internet or computer for crime – MCL 750.145d
  • Using self defense spray device – MCL 750.224d
  • Uttering and publishing – MCL 750.249
  • Uttering counterfeit notes – MCL 750.253
  • Vehicular homicide
  • Vehicular manslaughter
  • Violation of bond conditions
  • Violation of probation
  • Weapons offenses
  • Welfare fraud – MCL 400.60
  • Zero tolerance alcohol violation
  • Drug court deferrals – MCL 600.1076
  • 7411 eligible offenses (deferral for certain controlled substance cases) – MCL 333.7411
  • 750.350a cases (deferral under limited circumstances for parental kidnapping)
  • 750.430 cases (deferral for impaired healthcare professionals)
  • 769.4a Domestic violence cases (deferral under limited circumstances for domestic assault