Leveraging Decades Of Experience To Get Results

When you are facing a serious allegation or charge, you need a proven criminal defense firm on your side. Don’t take a chance with your case — the stakes are too high.   

Leveraging Decades Of Experience To Get Results

When you are facing a serious allegation or charge, you need a proven criminal defense firm on your side. Don’t take a chance with your case — the stakes are too high.

Springfield Criminal Defense Firm

Federal Charges

Not all attorneys are qualified to navigate the federal criminal process and confront these serious charges. We are.

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DWI Defense

We will fight to get your charges reduced or dropped so that you can protect your driving privileges.

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Sexual Assault Offenses

We act immediately to challenge sex offense allegations or charges that can damage your reputation.

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Drug Charges

We know how to get results for clients facing misdemeanor and felony drug charges.

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All Violent Crimes

We work to limit the impact that assault or other violent crime offense has on your personal and professional life.

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Fighting For Your Rights And Your Future From Day One

Whether you have been arrested or charged with a criminal violation, the choices you make at this time can affect your life long after your legal matter is resolved. At Wampler & Passanise, our lawyers understand what’s on the line: your freedom, your reputation and your constitutional rights.

We aggressively defend our clients against misdemeanor and felony offenses because we believe that a single mistake should not dictate your future. When you hire our firm, we will take swift action to safeguard your rights.

With over 70 years’ combined legal experience, our attorneys have a substantial understanding of Missouri’s criminal statutes. We have secured favorable outcomes for juveniles and adults in local, state and federal courts.

Call us at 417-427-6800 or complete our contact form to reach our office today.

Skillfully Handling A Range Of Criminal Matters

Our lawyers will not back away from a legal challenge. We are equipped to represent clients facing complex charges, such as white collar offenses or federal criminal offenses. We also defend individuals against charges of rape or sexual assault that threaten their reputations long before a trial date is set.

As your advocate, we do not judge. We explore all options available to get the best results for you. We will do everything in our power to secure a fair outcome that allows you to put the past behind and puts you in a position to succeed.

Exercise Your Right To Retain Legal Counsel

Time Is Critical When You Are Facing A Criminal Matter. Begin Building Your Defense Today.

The Advocates You Want By Your Side

Our lawyers are recognized leaders in the legal and civic community.

Dee Wampler

Dee
Wampler 

Joseph S. Passanise

Joseph S. Passanise

Taylon Sumners

Taylon Sumners

Firm Achievements

Our award-winning lawyers have been honored by peers, professional organizations
and publications for their legal ability and record of success.
Super Lawyers
Avvo Rating
Lawyers of the year
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