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Donald D. Cleveland

Donald D. Cleveland

Lafayette, Louisiana
888-314-0461 (Toll Free)

At the law firm of Donald D. Cleveland, APLC, I emphasize professionalism, integrity and compassion in my legal representation. I became a defense lawyer because I truly believe in your Constitutional right to legal representation. Contact me today.

From 2013-2016, Mr. Cleveland was recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer. In 2014, Mr. Cleveland was recognized by the American Society of Legal Advocates as a Top 40 Lawyer under 40, and in 2014 and 2015 by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 40 under 40.

2016- selected by The National Advocacy for DUI Defense, LLC as a Top 100 DUI attorney in Louisiana

2016- Recognized by the National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys as a Top Ten Attorney in the State of Louisiana for Criminal Law.

In 2017, Mr. Cleveland received a lifetime achievement selection to America's Top 100 Attorneys.

Mr. Cleveland is NHTSA certified in standardized field sobriety testing.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Drug Charges
  • Theft / Shoplifting / Robbery/ Burglary
  • Domestic Violence
  • Probate Violations
  • Property Crimes
  • Internet Crimes
  • Murder / Homicide / Vehicular Homicide

Honors and Awards

  • Member, National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Member, National Trial Lawyers Top 40 under 40
  • One of the Top 40 Lawyers under 40 in Louisiana by The American Society of Legal Advocates

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association, Member
  • Lafayette Parish Bar Association, Member
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