Gavel - Tacoma Criminal Defense Lawyer

Tacoma Criminal Defense Lawyer

Advocating for Your Best Interests

A DUI arrest or other criminal charge can be unnerving, to say the least. It can also bring humility during what might be one of the most difficult times in your life, putting your career, family, freedom, and future on the line.

A personal injury could also shake things up in your life in a way that makes consequential changes. To protect what matters to you most, consulting with a proven personal injury and criminal defense lawyer in Tacoma would best serve your interests.

Attorney Daryl Graves and Paralegal Megan Graves Glasman offer more than 40 years of legal experience in the area of criminal and personal injury law. Our Tacoma criminal defense attorney possesses all the qualities of a legal adviser and representative that are necessary for obtaining a favorable case outcome, including diligence, insight, experience, and a proven track record.

Our firm's philosophy perfectly sums up what our clients and the legal community know us for: honest representation!

Address your personal injury or criminal matters with Daryl Graves Law, PLLC. We offer more than just advice — we offer solutions. Call (253) 217-4849 or contact us online today!

Client Testimonials

Seeing Successful Recoveries & Second Chances Granted

    L.K., Tacoma, WA

  • “Greatest law firm around, really took care of me in my time of need.”

    L.J., Puyallup, WA

  • “I will refer my friends and family to attorney Graves. He is an experienced DUI and criminal defense attorney.”

    T.N., Puyallup, WA

  • “The Bentley of Attorneys in Tacoma Area”

    A.H., Tacoma, WA

  • “Law Offices of Daryl Graves is GREAT.”

    M.M., Gig Harbor, WA

  • “Excellent! His results for me say it all.”

    S.D., Bonney Lake, WA

  • “Great Result!”

    L.J., Lakewood, WA

  • “He got me the outcome I wanted and explained things throughout the process. I will recommend him to my friends and family.”

    S.S., Steilacoom, WA

  • “My case needed the kind of attorney who understood the facts and law. Mr. Graves did an excellent job. ”

    M.T., Gig Harbor, WA

  • “You Want Daryl on Your Side.”

    D.H., Lakewood, WA

  • “They were always responsive, provided great feedback and advice”

    N.C., Tacoma, WA

  • “Mr. Graves went above and beyond in helping me with some problems.”

    M.L., DuPont, WA

  • “I could not have asked for more from a law firm.”

    J.B., Renton, WA

  • “A Lawyer Who Chooses to do the Right Thing to Help Others.”

    W.L., Puyallup, WA

  • “Thorough, Thoughtful, and Professional!”

    D.M., Tacoma, WA

Attorney Daryl L. Graves J.D. - Tacoma Criminal Defense Attorney

Efficient. Fair. Tactful.

About Our Founding Attorney

Attorney Daryl Graves is a Southern Oregon native and proud University of Oregon graduate. After receiving his undergraduate degree there, he graduated from the University of Puget Sound School of Law as a Cum Laude. Prior to becoming a full-time lawyer, Daryl formerly served as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for King County. He now focuses solely on the practice of personal injury and criminal law, offering professional legal guidance to clients across Washington and Oregon.

Daryl has such high reverence for his alma maters. After starting his legal career, he eventually went back to the University of Puget Sound School of Law to serve as an adjunct professor in Trial Advocacy for some time. Many trial lawyer seminar organizations have also invited Daryl to speak or join as a co-chair. Our founding attorney has an active membership with the Washington State Trial Lawyers' Association and the Washington State Association for Justice.

Awards &

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  1. Attorney Daryl Graves has over 40 years of experience.
  2. Our firm handles cases in Oregon and Washington.
  3. Attorney Graves is a former adjunct professor of
    Trial Advocacy at the University of Puget Sound School of Law.
  4. Our founding attorney is the former President
    of the Tacoma/Pierce County Bar Association.
  5. We offer 24/7 availability to the clients we serve.
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Skilled in Criminal Defense
& Personal Injury Law

Our Areas of Practice

We handle a broad range of criminal and personal injury matters on behalf of Washington and Oregon residents. Although we are seasoned in both practice areas, DUI defense is our strongest suit. Our legal team has firsthand knowledge and insight into all of the intricacies required to navigate injury victims and the criminally accused through the legal system effectively. We have challenged many cases before numerous state courts in our years of practice, and as a result, we have helped many of our past clients maximize their recoveries for an injury or get criminal charges reduced or dropped.

Quality representation is waiting on the other side. Connect with our firm to receive more information on how we can help you resolve your legal matters.