State College Criminal and Family Law Lawyer

At the Law Offices of Lance T. Marshall, we are set apart by our skill and experience in the legal system. Lance T. Marshall has worked in every aspect of the criminal justice system, spending time as a judicial law clerk in Centre County and a public defender in Chester County. He worked for 10 years as a Centre County prosecutor. In 2009, he returned to criminal defense and family law, opening his private law practice to help people in State College and surrounding communities.

We have experience defending against every type of crime and experience with almost every aspect of family and divorce cases.  Let us put our veteran experience to work for you. We know how to identify and expose the weaknesses in the prosecution's case. Don't let your case be bounced between younger, less experienced attorneys. Hire one lawyer to work for you! Please contact our law offices today at 814-308-0422 to schedule an appointment for a free initial consultation.

Keeping You Informed and Protecting Your Rights

We have built our practice around a commitment to ensuring that every client is fully informed and aware of everything in his or her case. We provide extensive communication and will provide honest and frank evaluation of when to fight a case and when a fight is not in your best interest. We work hard to protect your rights and minimize the consequences criminal charges or help you navigate through the divorce or family law court system.

We assist clients in a wide range of criminal matters, from underage drinking and DUI to serious felonies like sexual assault and drug trafficking.  Attorney Lance Marshall is experienced in both state and federal court and frequently travels to the surrounding counties to represent clients.

When you are in need of the services of a family law attorney, The Law Offices of Lance T. Marshall understands the stress a domestic case can have on your life.  From simple divorce cases to complex child custody cases involving fathers' rights and grandparents' rights, we have the experience necessary to guide you through the legal system and do our best to get you the best possible outcome.

Protecting Penn State Students

Many college students do not understand the grave consequences that can follow them years after they have paid their immediate debt to society for a criminal charge. As employers have access to far-reaching records, a criminal conviction on your record can cost you profoundly into the future. 

Free Initial Consultation

We understand all potential penalties, as well as the civil ramifications, which include future employer background checks, professional licensing, driver license suspensions, gun ownership and possession rights, your right to vote and other less obvious consequences. We will help you understand exactly what is on the line in your case and how best to proceed given the unique circumstances surrounding your case. Contact us at 814-308-0422 for a free initial consultation.