• Juvenile Law Attorney

    Attorney Daniel Cross is an experienced and tenacious Juvenile Law Attorney.  As the past President of Oregon's Criminal Lawyers Defense Association (2005-2006), and an author in Oregon State Bars Juvenile Law Publication Daniel Cross has a keen understanding of Criminal Defense of young people and Oregon's Criminal Law system

  • Oregon DUI Defense Attorney

    If you've been charged with DUI in Oregon, you probobly have a lot of questions. First you should be aware that you only have 10 days to request a DMV Hearing. This hearing can be a valuable tool to a successful DUI Defense. Attorney Dan Cross is one of the most experineced and respected DUI Defense Attorneys in Portland. We have compiled a DUI Defense page to answer your questions and help you understand your rights.

  • Experienced Criminal Law Attorney

    Attorney Daniel Cross has served the Portland, Oregon metro area since 1992. For many years his practice based out of Hillsboro, Oregon has focused solely on Criminal Law Defense. Daniel Cross is experienced at protecting his clients rights. His experience has earned him the respect of his legal peers as well as many clients over the years. Daniel Cross is recognized as an expert in criminal law defense.

Criminal Defense

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Welcome to The Law Offices of Daniel Cross, Criminal Defense Attorney for Portland, Oregon and surrounding communities.  You’ve probably visited our page because you or a loved one may be in trouble.  If this is the case, you’ve come to the right place.  Attorney, Daniel Cross has practiced Criminal Defense in the Portland area for over 20 years.

Criminal Defense Attorney for Portland Oregon

Since 1992, Attorney Daniel Cross has defended thousands of criminal cases in Oregon Courts, from serious felony cases, to misdemeanors, Attorney Daniel Cross has seen and defended clients who have been accused of many different types of crimes.  Mr. Cross has carved out a niche of defending those accused in criminal cases, and is recognized as an expert Criminal Defense Attorney by his peers and clients alike.

Attorney Daniel Cross is experienced in adult as well a juvenile criminal defense cases.  Mr. Cross represents those accused in criminal cases, and in his over 20 years in practice, he has successfully defended many types of charges, including: DUI (Drunk Driving), Assault, Burglary, Theft, Menacing, Forgery, Criminal Trespass, Drug Possession, Firearms Charges, and more.  Mr. Cross is also highly experienced at the criminal defense of Oregon’s Measure 11 crimes including: Murder, Manslaughter, Kidnapping, Robbery, Sodomy, Assault, Rape, and Sex Abuse.

Mr. Cross’s Undergraduate Degree and Juris Doctorate, plus 20 years of criminal defense experience in Oregon, helps him with every new criminal charge he defends, to the point of having cases dismissed, thrown out, or resolved with charges and sentences significantly reduced.

Being accused of a crime in Oregon can be a scary thing.  Many people feel like the entire system is against them leaving them nowhere to turn.  Having an experienced Criminal Defense Attorney like Daniel Cross on your side can take a lot of the stress and uncertainty out of this negative experience.  Mr. Cross works with his clients on a personal level, he does everything possible to help them avoid or limit jail time.  He does this by identifying legal issues through extensive work on his clients’ cases, which he can use as leverage with the Prosecutor, often leading to a favorable outcome in these matters.

Choosing the right Criminal Defense Attorney

You have a constitutional right to qualified legal representation, so why not chose an experienced, aggressive, and intelligent attorney?  Since 1992, Attorney Daniel Cross has aggressively fought for the rights of his clients.  When facing criminal charges in Oregon, the experience of your legal counsel can make all the difference.

Don’t gamble with your freedom and future.  Call us today to schedule an Experienced Legal Consultation.  Learn your options, your rights and what we can do for you.

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Since 1993, Daniel Cross, Attorney at Law has served the legal needs of his clients through experienced, aggressive and tenacious representation.  Mr. Cross focuses his practice on Criminal and Juvenile Law only, and is a respected attorney by his peers and clients alike.  Mr. Cross speaks regularly at Continuing Education seminars regarding Criminal and Juvenile Law and has authored a chapter in Oregon State Bar’s Juvenile Law Publication.

If you’re looking for an Experienced Criminal Defense Attorney with a proven track record, Attorney Daniel Cross invites you to call his office to set up a legal consultation regarding the circumstances surrounding your case.  In criminal defense, experience and expertise are key to maintaining your freedom and attaining the best possible outcome for this tough time in your life.

Attorney Daniel Cross represents his clients in a wide spectrum of Criminal Defense Cases, including:

Misdemeanor Charges

  • Drunk Driving (DUI)
  • Assault
  • Domestic Violence
  • Forgery
  • Theft
  • Trespassing
  • Menacing


Felony Charges

  • Drunk Driving Injury (DUI)
  • Domestic Violence
  • Forgery & Fraud
  • Burglary
  • Drug Possession / Distribution
  • Firearms Related Charges


Measure 11 Charges

  • Murder
  • Attempted Murder
  • Manslaughter
  • Assault
  • Kidnapping
  • Rape
  • Sodomy
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Robbery
  • Arson