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Pocatello, Idaho Criminal Defense Lawyer

Obtain the Defense You Deserve

As a former deputy prosecuting attorney who has more than 25 years of criminal defense experience, founding attorney John E. Cutler is ready to help defend your criminal charges. Our firm understands this is most likely an incredibly stressful time in your life, which is why we go above and beyond to ensure your rights are protected and you receive the fairest possible outcome for your case.

We have served clients throughout Pocatello who were facing various criminal charges including:

Our firm has seen individuals wrongly accused of crimes they did not commit because they did not have the proper legal defense on their side, which is why our team has dedicated their working lives to helping people like you minimize or eliminate their criminal charges. If you are searching for unparalleled criminal defense, call our firm today!

How We Differ from Other Pocatello Law Firms

We understand how many criminal defense law firms you have to choose from when you are facing criminal charges, but unlike various other law firms in the area, we genuinely care about our clients. Instead of seeing them as a paycheck, our team sees you as a person who is struggling to protect their future. When you hire us, you are retaining a team of dedicated legal professionals who will stand behind you every step of the way.

If you have been arrested for DUI, our firm has extensive experience protecting clients' constitutional rights and aims to ensure you are not harshly prosecuted.

We belong to a myriad of DUI-related societies and have numerous DUI-related certifications such as:

  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • National College of DUI Defense
  • Idaho Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Qualified Practitioner of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests with certification through the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration and the International Association of Chiefs of Police DWI Detection and SFST Student and Instructor Courses

There is no time to waste after you have been charged with DUI or any other type of criminal activity. It is imperative you hire a Pocatello criminal defense lawyer who will fight for you!

Receive a Free Case Evaluation Today

Do not jeopardize your future by hiring an inexperienced criminal defense lawyer. You need a professional, dedicated, and experienced attorney who is not afraid to represent you in a court of law. Since our founding lawyer has years of prosecution experience, he knows how the opposing side thinks and operates. Using this knowledge, he can help build a solid defense to help minimize your criminal charges. Please contact our firm today for the criminal defense you deserve!

Client Testimonials

  • “Top shelf attorney!”

    Erik L.

  • “Best lawyer in Idaho!”

    J. R.

  • “My only regret was "not finding you sooner" your patience in dealing with me is truly appreciated.”


  • “He made what was a very stressful and emotional situation as simple as it could be.”


  • “He not only made sure that all procedures were done properly but also made sure that my rights were protected and helped me keep my CDL.”


  • “John Cutler's services were invaluable in my case and I doubt I would have gotten the results elsewhere. A++”


  • “Following his counsel I received a short probation and a withheld sentence. It was the best outcome possible.”


  • “John would always let me know what my options were before he gave me his recommendation as to which way I should go”


  • “I am sure you will be confident in your decision if you choose John Cutler as your attorney.”


  • “Mr. Cutler is your lawyer, he is a great, hard working man and the best lawyer I've ever had the pleasure of working with.”


  • “I would highly recommend him for his professionalism and the high level of accountability he takes to ensure that his clients receive the best outcome possible.”


  • “The best criminal defense in the state!!”


  • “He has always done a very good job & made the situation they were in better.”


  • “They made this whole process bearable. Excellent outcome. Better than I ever imagined.”


  • “Outstanding”