DELAWARE COUNTY Criminal Defense Attorney

Skilled help for the accused.

Nathan is uniquely qualified to fight for your acquittal.

Facing criminal charges?

It’s time to fight.

Delaware county criminal defense lawyer, Nathan Akamine, discussing a case with a client

Facing criminal charges is scary. Your freedom, your future, and your reputation could be at risk. The government is preparing to use its unlimited resources to stamp a conviction on your record that could put you in jail and will affect you for years to come.

When you’re facing criminal charges, it might feel like the system is working against you. Delaware County lawyer, Nathan Akamine, will guide you through the Delaware County Court system and fight for you when you feel you have nowhere to turn.

Mr. Akamine maintains a longstanding reputation as one of the nation’s preeminent criminal attorneys. His positive working relationship with colleagues in his field, prosecutors and judges alike, has benefited his clients over 20 years and has consistently yielded excellent results.

Delaware County Criminal Defense Attorney

It’s our goal to fight aggressively on behalf of our clients. We do all that is possible to achieve a dismissal, reduction, or acquittal through negotiation or litigation. If those options aren’t possible, then we leave no stone unturned when seeking other alternatives to get you the best outcome possible.

Recent Case Results

Although we cannot guarantee the outcome of any case, we will work hard to get you the best result possible for your specific circumstances and we have the success rate to prove it.


No Jail Time

– Misdemeanor drug and intoxication while on felony probation


Charges Dropped

– Client faced up to 15 years in prison


Charges Reduced

– Charged with DUI, reduced to speeding violation.

What sets Akamine Law apart?

There are a lot of criminal defense attorneys in Columbus to choose from. At Akamine Law, me know we stand apart from the crowd. 

Personalized attention

You won’t be just another case number. We take the time to get to know you and understand the details of your situation. You’ll get the attention your case and your future deserve.

Highly recommended

Most of my clients come from word of mouth. My past clients know how I’ve helped them and they recommend me to their family and friends. That’s the best endorsement I could ask for.

Fighting for you

I’m on your side and you’ll know it from the second we speak. I won’t pressure you to take a plea unless that’s our last resort. I’ll fight every step of the way.

We genuinely care

We get the results you need while taking a human-based approach. We care about you, we’re here for you, and we recognize this is the toughest time of your life.

Proudly serving residents of the following counties

Delaware County Courts and Resources

Delaware County Court of Common Pleas: Located at 116 North Union Street, Level 500, Delaware, Ohio 43015 / 740-833-2530

Delaware County Juvenile Court: Located at 145 North Union Street, Delaware, OH 43015 / 740-833-2600

Domestic Relations Court: Located at 117 North Union Street, Level 400, Delaware, OH 43015 / 740-833-2025


Fight Back. Call Today

It is important to know that all criminal charges can be fought – whether you believe you are innocent or not. With the help of a skilled criminal defense attorney, you could have your charges reduced or even dismissed with or without going to trial.

Delaware County includes the following townships: Berkshire, Berlin, Brown, Concord, Delaware, Genoa, Harlem, Kingston, Liberty, Marlboro, Orange, Oxford, Porter, Radnor, Scioto, Thompson, Trenton, Troy, Washington