Laura J. Helderop previously served in the Ottawa County Office of the Public Defender, where she fought for the rights of her clients in criminal cases throughout Ottawa County, including cases involving DUI, assault and battery, and domestic violence. Before becoming a criminal defense attorney, she worked in private practice litigating for companies’ rights and interests as an insurance defense attorney. Ms. Helderop – a cum laude graduate from Case Western Reserve University School of Law – uses her expertise in Michigan state courts to provide exceptional and attentive criminal defense representation to her clients.
Ms. Helderop studied in Spain, Mexico, and India, where she also volunteered for Mother Teresa’s Home for the Sick and Dying. Her unique experiences with people from different cultures and backgrounds allows her to approach each client’s needs with a sense of understanding, commitment, patience, compassion, and respect. Ms. Helderop is also fluent in Spanish and welcomes clients looking for a Spanish-speaking criminal defense attorney.
If you are being investigated for or have been charged with a federal or state crime, call Springstead Bartish Borgula & Lynch, P.L.L.C.’s Grand Rapids office at (616) 458-5500 or our Fremont office at (231) 924-8700 or contact us online to schedule your free initial consultation.