Criminal Defense Law Center
West Michigan

Attorney Profiles

Shawn Haff

Attorney Shawn James Haff has been a lifelong resident of West Michigan. He graduated from Hudsonville High School in 1993. He then went on to Grand Valley State University where he earned two Bachelor degrees: Political Science and Legal Studies. While attending GVSU, Shawn served on the Student Senate, wrote for the school newspaper “The Lanthorn” and made the Dean’s list on a regular basis. Seeing so many injustices within our political and justice systems, Shawn took his passion and went on to one of the most popular Law School’s in the United States: Thomas M. Cooley Law School. At law school, Shawn received an Honor’s scholarship and a Certification in Litigation. He also made the Dean’s list numerous times and was actively involved in many student activities.

Shawn has honed his legal skills at a local prosecutor’s office, high-profile West Michigan law firms and from handling hundreds of criminal cases. He believes in treating his clients with respect and dignity. Shawn will fight for his client’s rights all the time! He is dedicated to providing his clients with aggressive and affordable representation in all criminal matters. Shawn’s legal skills have been proven in court, where he has an excellent track record in criminal jury trials.

Shawn is a contrarian by nature and he enjoys taking on the Government. He has a healthy skepticism of law enforcement and the police department. This will be evident should he cross-examine the cop that arrested you or that raided your house.

Shawn lives with his wife in Allendale, Michigan. They love to follow the Tigers and Lions and also enjoy camping, fishing and Michigan’s great lakes.

If you have any questions about the attorney profiles please contact Shawn at 616-438-6719 and he will be happy to talk to you.

Ryan Maesen

Ryan Maesen – Of Counsel has been practicing law in West Michigan for the past 13 years. A lifelong resident of Grand Rapids, Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife Tonia and his son Alex. When not serving clients, he enjoys hiking, playing with his son and reading.

Ryan graduated with his JD from Michigan State University College of Law in 2006. He received his MBA from Grand Valley State University in 2007.

Prior to practicing law, Ryan worked in the banking field for two years after completing his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Aquinas College in 2001.

Rob Kardatzke

Rob Kardatzke – Of Counsel handles criminal cases in lower, Southwest Michigan.

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    Wyoming, MI 49519
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