Military Defense Attorney Fighting to Protect Your Rights, Career & Future

Located in South Carolina & Serving Clients Around the World

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Military Defense Lawyer

Former JAG Providing Legal Counsel

If you are facing criminal charges for sexual assault, drugs, domestic violence, assault and battery, larceny or fraud, DUI, murder or any other crime, retaining the services of experienced and knowledgeable legal counsel as soon as possible is vital. As an attorney experienced in military justice, administrative and criminal law, The Hanzel Law Firm can provide you with the representation you need to get the best result possible in your case.

To service members worldwide who need help defending themselves:

Michael B. Hanzel is a military veteran and understands how important your reputation and career are to you. As a former JAG, Michael B. Hanzel has a unique understanding of how the Uniform Code of Military Justice (UCMJ) and the military justice system work. To those seeking help with UCMJ matters, whether you are stationed in Virginia, Washington, California, Florida, North Carolina, Texas, Italy, England, Germany, South Carolina, Hawaii or anywhere else around the globe, He is standing by to fight for your rights and will not hesitate to travel to you if your case requires it.

Client Reviews 

Committed to Each & Every Case
  • “His ability to cut straight to the heart of the matter makes him an incredible force in the courtroom and got me an acquittal in less than an hour of jury deliberation.”

    - Paul L.
  • “When I was found not guilty I knew it was because of the hard work and dedication that Mr. Hanzel and his team did that made it happen.”

    - Benjamin
  • “If you are looking for a lawyer who will research every aspect of history and find away to relate it to your case, then Mike Hanzel is the one for you.”

    - Thomas
  • “He has a real passion for law, but more importantly, a personal drive for the truth to be told, heard, and acted upon. Mr. Hanzel is one of the very few attorneys that does it for all the right reasons.”

    - Martin
  • “He was super flexible with my schedule and upfront about everything going on. I was able to do most of it through email due to my situation, and even with that he managed to successfully work my case.”

    - Kianna
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Accomplished Former JAG Officer Serving Our Military Worldwide

Commited to Fighting for Justice

Attorney Michael B. Hanzel has honed his craft through his dedication and determination. With more than a decade of experience in the military justice system, he provides his clients with focused, zealous, and ethical representation. Michael B. Hanzel is committed to protecting the Constitutional rights of his clients and has a proven track record of successful results.

Why Choose The Hanzel Law Firm ?

Results-Driven Strategies to Protect Your Rights
  • Zealous & Ethical Legal Advocacy

    After serving on active duty, Attorney Michael Hanzel has since devoted himself to standing up for fellow servicemembers.

  • Fighting for Your Constitutional Rights

    As JAG, Attorney Michael Hanzel swore an oath to protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. He will protect your rights and fighting for your freedom.

  • Knows the Criminal Justice System Inside & Out

    Our attorney has seen the best and worst of our justice system. He does what it takes to navigate you through its complexities.

  • Proven Track Record as US Navy JAG

    With over a decade of experience in the military justice system, Attorney Michael Hazel has achieved outstanding results for our clients.

UCMJ Defense for U.S. Military

Worldwide Defense for U.S. Military Personnel

When you are facing criminal charges, such as for sexual assault or drugs, you risk losing your freedom and everything you have worked so hard to earn. We will work hard to advocate for you. For every client, we take the time to listen to your side of the story, carefully examine the evidence, and fight to defend your rights and reputation.

We're On Your Side

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