Philadelphia Criminal Defense Lawyers

Criminal Defense

Philadelphia Criminal Defense Lawyers Defending the Accused for Over 25 Years

The law firm of Oxenburg & Franzel has been handling criminal defense trials and appeals for more than 30 years. Bruce Franzel is a former Philadelphia Assistant District Attorney who has represented individuals and businesses charged with felonies and misdemeanors in state and federal courts. For aggressive, effective representation, contact Mr. Franzel through this Web site or by phone.

Depth of Experience

Mr. Franzel has served as chair of both the Philadelphia Bar Association's Criminal Justice Section and the Philadelphia Federal Bar Association's Criminal Law Committee. He has been recognized as a Pennsylvania "Super Lawyer" in the field of criminal defense by Philadelphia Magazine and Law and Politics.

A recipient of the Philadelphia Bar Association's Thurgood Marshall Award, Bruce Franzel is an adjunct Professor of Trial Advocacy at Temple University School of Law, has served on the faculty of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy, and has lectured fellow lawyers on topics including:

Mr. Franzel was appointed by former Pennsylvania Supreme Court Chief Justice Robert N. C. Nix, as a member of the Philadelphia Criminal Justice Task Force, and was appointed by former Chief Judge John P. Fullam of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, to chair the United States Magistrate Review and Evaluation Committee.

Representing Defendants on Misdemeanor and Felony Charges in State and Federal Court for Over 25 Years

As a criminal defense lawyer of long standing, Bruce Franzel has effectively and aggressively represented clients on charges including DUI (DWI), theft, robbery, assault, gun offenses, and murder in state court, and on misdemeanors and felonies ranging from drug crimes to "white collar crimes " in federal court.

Contact Bruce Franzel

If you have been arrested, are the subject of a criminal investigation, or need to consult with an experienced criminal defense lawyer, contact criminal defense attorney Bruce Franzel through this Web site or by phone for a personal and confidential consultation.

Oxenburg & Franzel provides state and federal criminal defense in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, as well as legal services related to Workers' Compensation, Work Injuries, Social Security Disability (SSD), Supplemental Security Income (SSI) and other legal areas in Philadelphia and in nearby communities such as Doylestown, Norristown, Media, and West Chester, and in all of Bucks, Montgomery, Delaware, and Chester counties.