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DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder is a progressive firm with experienced and trusted Akron criminal defense attorneys. 

  • Super Lawyers J. Reid Yoder
  • 10 Best 2016 Client Satisfaction
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Akron Criminal Defense Attorneys

Serving Clients Throughout Summit County, Portage County, Stark County & Medina County

A criminal charge can seriously jeopardize your future if it turns into a criminal conviction. Beyond the immediate penalties of incarceration and monetary fines, you would be facing the shadow of a criminal record that could haunt you for the rest of your life. In matters of education, housing, and employment, you would be forced to confront your past, an extra hurdle to overcome. Since the burden of proof lies with the prosecution, you need to be sure that you have a knowledgeable Akron criminal defense lawyer on your side to help expose the weaknesses in the prosecutor’s case.

The Akron criminal defense lawyers at DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder understand the nuances of criminal charges and works closely with clients to develop a comprehensive defense strategy based on their unique circumstances. Our criminal defense lawyers in Akron handle a wide range of case types, from drug and sex crimes to complex federal and white collar charges, and we use our knowledge and insight to fight for the best possible outcome in every case we take on.

Contact an experienced Akron criminal defense attorney at (330) 787-9841 for the representation you need.

Over 50 Years of Combined Experience 

Why Our Firm Should be Your First Choice


  • “Mr. Yoder is a 10k star! He has attention to detail and can see probability in a case. Don't be afraid for him to go to trail. Monster in the court room ABSOLUTELY amazing counsel. Thanks for seeing ...”

    - James
  • “I couldn't have asked for a better attorney, he did a wonderful job.”

    - J.C.
  • “I was charged with a high-tier OVI after I failed field sobriety tests and consented to a breathalyzer, blowing a .201. As a VP of Sales, my career hinges on the ability to drive and represent myself ...”

    - Michael C.
  • “I would like to thank your organization and especially Tom DiCaudo for representing me. After being charged with OVI, Tom did the seemingly impossible, having all alcohol related charges dropped. ...”

    - MG
  • “I found Mr. DiCaudo through a Google search and met with him on a Sunday. He was very considerate and genuinely interested in defending a friend of mine. He was really clear on his defense strategy ...”

    - RE

Work With Former Prosecutors

A Qualified Criminal Defense Lawyer to Help You

As former prosecutors, our Akron criminal defense attorneys have a unique level of experience that enables them to understand how the prosecution will mount their case against you. We know prosecutors’ tactics, and our defenders can review the evidence presented against you and determine what the weak points in the prosecution’s case are. We are ready to secure positive results for you.

Call (330) 787-9841 or email us today to request your FREE consultation with an Akron criminal defense attorney. We handled cases in Summit County, Portage County, Stark County & Medina County. We offer the insightful, trial-tested defense you need.

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Case Results

DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder has earned a reputation as one of Ohio's premier criminal defense firms through our diligence and experience. We hold ourselves to a higher standard of service and this shows in the results we have achieved for our clients. While no attorney can guarantee a specific outcome, we offer a sample of our case results as a testament to our hard work and dedication.

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Learn more about our practice and how we may be able to help you. After an arrest or accusation, you need a skilled attorney on your side. DiCaudo, Pitchford & Yoder has over three decades of collective experience and a proven track record of success. Our reputation, ability, and resources have assisted many Ohio residents through their legal matters, and we can pursue your case with the same fervor and skill.

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(330) 787-9841
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