Michael Zahareas Lawyer

Lawyer // Certified Lawyer for Criminal Law 

Michael Zahareas studied law at the Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen.

He has been admitted as a lawyer since 2003. Since 2004 he has been working for the law firm of Dr. Bader & Partner where he concentrates primarily on criminal law.

In 2009, he was appointed as Certified Lawyer for Criminal Law (Fachanwalt für Strafrecht) by the Nuremberg bar association. Since then, he has been taking part in numerous advanced training seminars in this specialist area.

Michael Zahareas has appeared as defense counsel in a large number of criminal trials. He has excellent knowledge of both criminal law and law of criminal procedure.

For him as defence counsel, the key is to intervene as early as possible and to decisively influence the development of criminal proceedings by taking appropriate action during the investigation phase when the tracks are set for the further proceedings.

Michael Zahareas defends a wide range of cases including, without being limited to, general criminal offences, financial and white collar crime, tax offences, homicide, and drug offences.

Moreover, he deals with cases which may arise as a consequence of criminal conviction, such as driving disqualification, regaining of driving licence, or deportation or other implications under immigration law.

On the other hand, Michael Zahareas' practice also includes the representation of victims of criminal conduct. He safeguards the rights and interests of aggrieved parties both by acting as accessory prosecutor in criminal proceedings and by pursuing their claims under civil law.

Moreover, he takes on cases in road traffic law or law of administrative offences where he offers an excellent combination of legal and technical skills.





Phone  +49 911 21 48 50
Mobile  +49 177 722 35 73
E-Mail  zahareas@drbader.de


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