When Walter Marshall Sanchez founded The Sanchez Law Firm, L.L.C., he did so with the intention of providing comprehensive criminal defense for people facing an array of situations. He represents people in Lake Charles, Louisiana, and the surrounding areas in matters such as white collar crimes, professional disciplinary actions, sex crimes, and DWI and drug charges. His charitable work has also been noted, as the Family Foundation of Southwest Louisiana presented him with its Philanthropist Day Award and the Southwest Louisiana Bar Association honored him with its Pro Bono Publico Award.
Since 1984, Mr. Sanchez has been helping people overcome the obstacles that the justice system often presents. He knows how to pull the facts out of a case and use them to construct an argument that helps a client reach his or her goals.
In 1981, Mr. Sanchez earned a Bachelor of Science in management and administration from Louisiana State University. He then graduated with a Juris Doctor in 1984 from the Louisiana State University Paul M. Hebert Law Center, where he won a moot court competition.
Mr. Sanchez can count among his accomplishments numerous case dismissals, dropped charges and reduced sentences. Not only do clients take notice when these victories occur, but so does the legal industry. For his achievements, Mr. Sanchez has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America; he holds an Avvo "Superb" rating; Acadiana Profile magazine listed him as a Top Lawyer; and the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers honored him with the Justice Albert Tate, Jr. Award.
Mr. Sanchez Is a member of the Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, the American Bar Association, the National Legal Aid & Defender Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the Louisiana State Bar Association.
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901 Lakeshore Drive
Lake Charles, LA 70601
Last Updated: 10/7/2016