Keeley D. Blanchard

Keeley D. Blanchard is a highly rated Michigan criminal defense attorney, who has been practicing criminal defense with Miel & Carr, PLC since 2005. She has successfully represented clients in criminal matters throughout the state of Michigan.


Keeley prides herself on providing the best representation to each and every one of her clients. She focuses primarily on defending serious felonies, including criminal sexual conduct, child pornography, child abuse, drug crimes, and assaultive crimes.


Navigating the journey through the criminal justice system when you are charged with a crime can be incredibly difficult, and Keeley ensures that her clients will have access to her for thorough answers to the tough questions that they are facing. Additionally, Keeley has no fear of the courtroom. Unlike many lawyers who are simply looking to work out a plea agreement and get out of the case as quickly as possible, Keeley doesn’t run from the courtroom. She is a seasoned, tough trial attorney who is unafraid of trial. She devotes herself to obtaining the best possible result in each and every case, for each and every client.


Keeley Blanchard is a Michigan criminal defense attorney who is able to handle cases in every state court in Michigan, along with federal court in the Western District of Michigan. She is admitted to practice in Michigan, as well as the Federal District Court for the Western District of Michigan.


Trial College

Keeley Blanchard with her graduating class at the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers College.

Keeley Blanchard is an active member of the Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan, including being a member of the Board of Directors and a featured speaker at their annual training event. She is also a three-time graduate of the CDAM Trial College.


Keeley is also a graduate of the prestigious Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer’s College. As part of her training, she spent the month of July in 2011 at the secluded Thunderhead Ranch in Dubois, Wyoming where she studied advanced trial techniques under the direction of Gerry Spence and some of the country’s best trial lawyers.


Keeley has also been recognized for her excellent work in the area of criminal defense, being named by Super Lawyers Magazine as a “Rising Star” in the area of criminal defense in both September of 2011 and September of 2012.


If you are charged with a crime anywhere in the State of Michigan, Keeley D. Blanchard is available to fight for you. When you have been charged with a criminal offense, it is important that you speak with an attorney as early in the process as possible so that you can fully protect your rights. To contact Ms. Blanchard, please call our office at 616-773-2945 .