Fort Wayne Criminal Defense

Prepared. Relentless. Results.

Matt Chapel is an Experienced Criminal Attorney located in Fort Wayne, Indiana.  Have you been arrested in Indiana? Upon being charged with a criminal offense ­your first call should be to a qualified criminal defense attorney like Matt Chapel. Matt has the experience and the knowledge of the Indiana legal system to provide you with quality representation and the legal advice you need right now.

The key areas of our Indiana criminal law practice include:

  • Indiana DUI Defense – Arrested for a DUI in Indiana? If you are accused of operating a vehicle while intoxicated (OWI) or driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) in Indiana, do not try representing yourself.

  • Drug Offenses – If you have been arrested for a drug offense in Indiana, you need to have a drug lawyer who has years of criminal law experience.  If you have been arrested for a marijuana, cocaine, heroin or prescription drugs, contact us today for a free case consultation.

  • Theft Crimes – Have you been arrested for a theft criminal offense in the Fort Wayne, Indiana area such as identity theft, retail theft or auto theft?  Contact a Fort Wayne Theft Attorney for a free consultation.

  • Violent Crimes – If you have been arrested in Indiana for a violent crime offense such as armed robbery, assault, battery, murder, rape or kidnapping, you need a top Fort Wayne Criminal lawyer on your side.

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Arrested in Indiana for a Criminal Offense? 

The law offices of Matt Chapel focus on Criminal Law in the Indiana area. If you have been arrested for a crime in the Fort Wayne or surrounding areas, you should contact an experienced Indiana criminal attorney that gets results.   Call the Fort Wayne Criminal Attorneys now for a Free Case Consultation – (260) 387-6236.

MATT CHAPEL – Prepared. Relentless. Results.


Matt served four years in the United States Marine Corps as an infantry man. Initially stationed at the Marine Barracks, Washington D.C. in a cermonial marching platoon, Matt participated in numerous parades, military ceremonies, and funerals at Arlington Cemetery. Matt served in the Far East in the post-Vietnam years with the 3rd Batallion, 4th Marines in Okinawa, Japan. Matt finished his enlistment as a Sergeant at Camp LeJeune, North Carolina. One of the highlights of Matt’s Marine Corps experience was participating in the rescue of Vietnamese boat people in the South China Sea.


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Law Offices of Matt Chapel

110 West Berry Street, Suite 1901
Fort Wayne, IN 46802

Indiana:(260) 387-6236
Ohio: (419) 584-1004