About Us

Our experience has resulted in the successful defense of our clients throughout the State of Indiana.

Protecting the Law

It is our highest priority to help you understand how the defense strategy we use in your criminal case will protect your:

  • Life
  • Family
  • Future

At D Turner Legal, LLC we have a criminal defense law practice that is dedicated to representing individuals who are in for the fight of their life.

When it comes to defending you for a crime that you’ve been arrested for, the law is in your corner. At D Turner Legal, LLC, our first priority is to protect your rights as a person and citizen; and especially as someone who is innocent until proven guilty. As a matter of fact, we don’t have to prove your innocence; our job as your criminal defense law firm is to show that the prosecution can’t prove you guilty of the crime that you’ve been accused of committing.

Whatever your crime, state or federal, D Turner Legal has both the knowledge and trial experience to protect your rights and defend your best possible results. Attorney Denise Turner has experience defending cases from major felonies to the smallest misdemeanor, make the most ideal decision for your case by calling 317-721-4783 today.

If you are under investigation or arrested and face criminal charges, your life, at a minimum, will be turned upside down. From the time you are charged with a criminal offense, every decision has an enormous impact on how your case will turn out. Don’t just let any criminal defense lawyer defend you against serious criminal charges. When your reputation is on the line, you need to hire an experienced Indianapolis criminal defense attorney who will vigorously protect your rights.

Attorney Denise L. Turner has over a decade of experience defending clients in high profile major felony criminal defense cases. At our office, we provide an aggressive defense of clients, and we assist our clients in minimizing their sentences, have criminal charges dismissed, received probation, get house arrest in Indiana, had sentences modified, and aid in expungements.

An excellent criminal defense attorney is often the only sentinel standing watch over a client’s constitutional rights, and we zealously advocate for the enforcement of those rights. We have helped clients in Indianapolis defend against a wide variety of criminal matters and know what it takes to get you the best possible outcome.

D Turner Legal, LLC will never enter into a plea bargain simply to avoid trial. We will only explore and accept a plea negotiation if clients believe it is in their best interest to enter the plea bargain. We must file the necessary pretrial motions and will always insist on running the preliminary exam and prepare our defense with a trial in mind. We press the prosecution of its burden to prove guilt at every stage of the criminal defense process.

At D Turner Legal, LLC, we represent clients in state and federal courts for all misdemeanor and major felony criminal charges. When you need the best criminal representation for your case, call us at 317-721-4783.

Our Practice

Assault and battery lawyer

If you have been charged with an act of physical violence or threatening violence against another person. You need a defense lawyer. We are there.

Sex crimes lawyer

A sex crime is one of the most serious crimes to be charged with. If you have been charged with an illegal or a coerced act of sexual conduct against another adult or a child.

drug crimes lawyer

Crimes related to the possession, manufacturing, or the distribution of drugs classified as ones with the potential for abuse. If you have been charged with a drug crime we are there.

juvenile defense lawyer

In certain conditions, minors can be charged with the same offenses as adults. If you have a minor that has been charged with a criminal offense. We are there.

Theft defense lawyer

Crimes involving taking property with the intent of  depriving the owner permanently would be considered to be theft crimes. If you have been charged with a theft crime. We are there.

white collar crime lawyer

Ponzi schemes, embezzlement, money laundering, identity theft and forgery are all examples of white collar crimes. If you have been charged with a white collar crime. We are there.

Why Choose Us

Honest, Expert Lawyers

With experience in capital murder trials to experience with the most minor of criminal defense cases, years of experience in criminal defense law has given us the skill set to handle your case expertly and honestly.

Modern Legal Care

Laws are constantly changing. It takes a dedication and it is our duty to provide you with the most modern and honest of legal care available.

There is only one case that matters

While as a criminal defense law firm we handle a number of different criminal cases, there is only one case that truly matters to us. That’s yours.

Our Philosophy


The Law Comes First

You have certain rights that Constitutionally guaranteed. Those need to be protected at all costs. The authority and influence of law in society comes first. It is in our nature.


Honest Communication

Open and honest communication is crucial in criminal defense law. When we say that we are concerned with your current legal situation. We are.


Committed to Excellence

We believe that excellence is more than just a commitment. A commitment to excellence is a state of mind. It is more than a culture. It is who we are.

Let’s Work Together