All criminal cases are serious. A conviction for a crime, even in City Court or Justice Court, can have serious lifelong consequences. This is especially true if you are not a United States citizen.


Ralph E. Ellinwood Attorney at Law PLLC represents people accused or charged with some of the most serious criminal cases, including sex crimes, petitions for post-conviction relief, and provides consultation as Knapp counsel or second opinions in criminal cases.

Mr. Ellinwood may be retained as counsel whether you have been charged with a crime already or are in the midst of investigations prior to an offense being charged.

  • Ralph Ellinwood provides representation in Rule 32 petitions for post-conviction relief in Arizona, having over 30 years experience in this area of criminal defense.

  • Sex crimes accusations have dire consequences.

  • Ralph Ellinwood has expertise, specialized training and experience in handling sex cases.

Criminal Charges Carry Serious Consequences

Sex Crimes

Rule 32

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  • Ralph E. Ellinwood Attorney at Law PLLC has extensive experience in the trial of all types of criminal cases.
  • Ralph Ellinwood is available to act as a consultant, providing opinions and suggestions for strategies to supplement legal services you currently have. In most cases, attorneys of record seek these services.