Law Office of Roger J. Peven

We are a boutique Inland Northwest law firm
that specializes in criminal defense in Washington State
and Federal Court.


Our collective experience of almost sixty years in criminal defense practice means that we know how to aggressively and effectively represent people accused of a crime at the trial court level as well as post conviction matters and appeals. We handle some civil claims including Medical Marijuana and I-502 compliance as well as civil rights, forfeiture claims and wrongful termination issues.

We know that being accused of a crime can be a frightening and confusing experience and you may not know where to turn for help.  We are here to provide you support and access to justice against more powerful interests.  We are here to provide you navigation through the storm and achieve the best outcome for you and your family.  We are here to provide you the highest quality of representation coupled with the individualized attention and caring approach you need.  Contact us today for a no-cost review of your case.


Roger J. Peven


I focus primarily on federal and state criminal matters. I have over thirty-seven years of trial experience in criminal practice which includes nine years as the Director of Federal Defenders Office in Eastern Washington and Idaho and the successful defense of a death penalty prosecution. In addition, I am a member of the American College of Trial Lawyers, an elite organization in which only one percent of all trial attorneys gain admittance.


University of Michigan (1975)

Law School:

Gonzaga University (1975)


in Washington for State and Federal matters. Admitted to the United States Supreme Court and Ninth Circuit Courts of Appeals.

Kailey Moran


I focus on federal and state criminal matters as well as appellate work. I have over fifteen years of criminal defense experience in trials and appeals. I am known for creative motions practice as well as using the latest technology and research methods to fight for my clients. I am a member of the Board of the Washington Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, and a member of the NORML Legal Committee.


University of Arizona (1994)

Law School:

Gonzaga University (with honors, 1997)


in Washington and Federal Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.



Focusing on all Federal and State felony and misdemeanor offenses including drug offenses, DUI, and criminal traffic.

Available for select civil matters including forfeiture, medical marijuana, employment law, and traffic infractions.


Can’t get a job because of a conviction?

We will try to help restore your rights.
The Government took your car?
We will try to get it back.
Lost your job?

We will try to help.



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1403 W Broadway, Spokane