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Representing Adults & Juveniles Facing Criminal Charges in Northeast Iowa

Criminal Defense & Juvenile Law Attorney in Decorah, Iowa

The legal system is oftentimes unfair to those who find themselves involved in it. Attorney Nicholas E. Hay seeks to make a difference in the lives of those stuck in the cycle of injustice by passionately advocating on their behalf. If you've been charged with a crime or your child is facing legal issues, now is the time to take action. Protect your future and the future of those you love. Schedule a free 30-minute virtual or phone consultation with Attorney Hay if you are located in Cresco, West Union, Waukon, or Calmar, Iowa.

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Nicholas E. Hay

Attorney at Law

Nicholas Hay earned his J.D. from Drake University Law School in 2011 and served as an associate attorney at Jacobson, Bristol, Garrett & Schwartz before opening Hay Law, PLC in 2015. While he has extensive experience handling a wide variety of cases, Nicholas discovered that his true passion involved helping those with authority issues discover a healthy outlet. By representing individuals and juveniles who have made potentially life-altering mistakes, Attorney Hay is able to help his fellow Iowans move forward toward a brighter future. In addition to a dedicated criminal defender, Nicholas is a devoted husband and father.


Exceptional Representation Backed by Knowledge & Experience

Persistent in the Pursuit of Justice

Navigating the legal system is a marathon, not a sprint. Attorney Hay understands that your problem won't be resolved overnight, and he's prepared to stand by your side from start to finish. With his patient and persistent approach, Nicholas will persevere through any obstacles that come his way while he's representing you. His number one priority is serving as your partner through the legal process, no matter how long that process takes.

Strategies Tailored to Your Unique Needs

Each client's case is unique, and each requires a tailor-made approach. Attorney Hay molds his practice to fit your specific circumstances and your goals. By fostering an attorney-client relationship built on trust, Nicholas strives to truly get to know his clients so he can better represent their best interests. Your voice is the one that matters; Attorney Hay simply seeks to amplify it as he works through your case.

Don't Let a Mistake Define the Rest of Your Life

Being charged with a felony or a misdemeanor in the state of Iowa is a serious matter and requires the assistance of a serious legal professional. Attorney Hay has a decade's worth of experience in the world of law. He knows how the criminal justice system works, and he knows that, in order to achieve successful results, you have to be patient, persistent, and strategic.

When Attorney Hay represents his clients, he commits to ensuring that their sides of the story are heard and their best interests are advocated for. No matter the crime you've been charged with, you may be facing severe consequences, including hefty fines and possible jail time. When your future and your freedom are at stake, you can't leave anything up to chance. If you are located in Northeast Iowa, including Cresco, West Union, Waukon, or Calmar, reach out to Hay Law, PLC today to discuss your case.

If you're a juvenile dealing with legal issues or the parent of a troubled child, you are facing a crossroads. You can choose to continue down a path of destruction, or you can decide instead to rebuild. Attorney Hay is here to help those looking to claim their second chance at creating the life they deserve. He believes that a mistake made as a minor should not impact the rest of your life, and he will do everything in his power to advocate for the results you need to put this moment in your life behind you.

Experience, passion, and knowledge come together to create the legal powerhouse that is Attorney Nicholas Hay. To find out how he can put his skills to work for you, schedule a consultation using the form below. From criminal and juvenile law cases to misdemeanors and general legal issues, Hay Law, PLC is here to serve your needs.