we deliver results

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For over 30 years

Proudly serving clients in Northeast Ohio

Criminal Defense

In both state and federal courts

The Cleveland Law Firm of Synenberg & Associates

We deliver results when they matter the most.

At Synenberg & Associates, we strategically represent clients facing serious criminal problems in federal and state courts throughout Ohio.

Our strongest endorsements come from clients whose names you will never hear. When a client is under investigation, we vigorously pursue all avenues to avoid prosecution and protect our client’s reputation.

At trial, our results are second to none. Our team brings a combined 60+ years of experience protecting individuals and corporations. We have won more than 100 trials in federal and state courts throughout Ohio.

We have the resources and proven track record to handle simple and complex criminal matters. To learn how our experience and commitment to client service can benefit you, contact us in Cleveland for a free consultation.

Our Attorneys

Roger M. Synenberg


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Clare C. Moran


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Eric Synenberg


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Firearm and Weapon Offenses

Distributing weapons, transporting firearms, and concealed weapon violation.

State or Federal Drug Offenses

Investigating and defending fraud charges, including those that occur in the health care, securities, government contract, mortgage and banking sectors.

Mortgage Fraud

Mortgage flipping, Predatory lending, False appraisals, False identification of the borrower, False representations as to the borrower’s income, expenses or solvency, and False statements to federally insured financial institutions.

Tax Fraud

State or federal income tax fraud, tax evasion, or conspiracy to commit fraud or evade taxes.

Insurance Fraud

Automobile repair and accidents, medical/health care, life, workers' compensation, fire, property (repairs and property claims adjustments)

Sex Crimes

Rape, sexual assault, statutory rape and sexual battery, gross sexual imposition, inappropriate conduct and Internet crimes, including the viewing, sharing and possession of child pornography.

Internet and Computer Offenses

Downloading Illegal/Child Pornography, Online Solicitation of a Minor, Downloading and Illegal File Sharing Charges, Internet Fraud and related Offense, and Identity Theft Charges.

Violent Crimes

Murder, felonious assault, assault, robbery, burglary, manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter, vehicular homicide, domestic violence, menacing, and battery.

Investment Fraud

Investment fraud, securities fraud, and Ponzi schemes. Guardians or trustees who face charges of theft, embezzlement or fraud in their accounting or reporting.

Health Care Fraud

Overbilling Medicaid for treatment, billing for nonexistent services, or seeking reimbursement for multiple sales of the identical medical devices.

Child Pornography and Internet Sex Crimes

Possession of child pornography, Illegal Internet downloads, usually involving child porn or breaches of data security, Online stalking and harassment, Online solicitation of a minor for sex, Participation in Internet prostitution or other sex crimes

Ohio Felony DUI/OVI Charges

Vehicular homicide, Aggravated vehicular homicide, Vehicular assault, Aggravated vehicular assault, Fourth and sometimes third DUI arrests DUI charges aggravated by circumstances such as fleeing police or hit and run.

White Collar Crimes

Mail, Internet, mortgage, insurance and wire fraud, Identity theft, Fraud, including securities and health care fraud, Counterfeiting and forgery, Bribery, extortion and blackmail, Tax, credit card and check violations, Larceny and embezzlement, Medicaid and Medicare fraud and other fraud against government agencies, and Environmental investigations.

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