Free Consultations 888.260.4289
Contact Us

Use the form below to reach our attorneys and discuss your case.

  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid email address.
    Please enter your email address.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
    Please enter your phone number.
    You entered an invalid number.
  • Please enter a message.
    Please select an option.

Columbia Traffic Crime Defense Attorneys

Experience. Passion. Results.

If you or someone dear to you is facing criminal charges for a DUI or traffic charges, it is imperative that you retain our aggressive legal representation immediately. Regardless of the circumstances of your criminal offense, our firm is prepared to offer you effective legal solutions and personalized supportive assistance. We strongly advise you against navigating the legal system alone. Your rights, freedoms, and future are on the line.

You do not deserve to suffer the immediate sentences and lifelong consequences that a criminal conviction can have on your future. Take the proper steps to secure the assistance of Owens & Kurz. We have more than 40 years of collective experience defending the rights of those facing DUI and traffic charges, which qualifies our team to zealously and effectively represent you in your criminal matter.

When you work with Owens & Kurz, you can be confident in our unparalleled advocacy and personalized service. Our goal is to achieve a favorable outcome that may allow you to walk away without a mark on your record. When you secure our representation, we can tirelessly investigate your criminal offense and find any and all evidences that may help prove your innocence and strengthen your defense.

Why Choose Owens & Kurz, LLC?

Fighting Every Step of the Way for Your Best Possible Outcome
  • Over 40 Years of Combined Experience

  • We Are Former Active Service Members

  • We Are Not Afraid to Duke it out in Trial

  • We Are Devoted to Your Best Possible Result

  • We Offer Personalized Legal Services

  • We Exclusively Practice Criminal Defense

  • We Are Available for 24/7 for Emergencies

Find Out How We Can Help!

Our main offices are based in Columbia, but we proudly serve individuals throughout Maryland and Washington D.C. Choosing the right representative may make all of the difference in the outcome of your case. You can rest assured that our dedicated legal counsel and experienced representation is the right choice. We may be able to give you the upper hand in court.

Do not put your future on the line by waiting for your criminal charges to blow over. Pursue a brighter future for yourself and your loved ones by retaining the representation of our firm.

  • Premium
  • German Proficiency Badge
  • Army Achievement Medal
  • Army Commendation Medal
  • Meritorious Service Medal
  • Bronze Star
  • Expert Infantry Badge
  • Combat Infantry Badge

We Know Military Law

Formerly a member of the military, one of our founding attorneys has dedicated much of our practice to offering assistance to civilians and military personnel facing charges for any kind of criminal offense. We have extensive experience representing military crimes and boast in our ability to create successful defense strategies for our clients.

After 20 years of military experience, as both a soldier and a military attorney, founding partner Joseph M. Owens, Esq, is qualified to provide service to individuals in all branches of the armed services.

His extensive experience provides a unique understanding of the courtroom, and we know where to look for weaknesses in arguments against you. Our representation may level the playing field between you and your prosecutor.

Reviews from Former Clients

  • “Mr. Owens has treated my clients with military related problems with great respect.”

    Attorney Thomas Valkenet

  • “I endorse this lawyer.”

    Gregory Yancey - Professor and Attorney at Law

  • “When I hired Joe Owens, it was smooth sailing from beginning to end.”

    Rob Lima

  • “I recommend all military personnel on the east coast to hire him before talking to any investigations officers or MP's.”


  • “Mr. Owens can and will go to any length to win a case. ”


Contact Us Today

All Consultations Are Free and Confidential
  • Please enter your name.
  • This isn't a valid phone number.
  • Please enter your email address.
    This isn't a valid email address.
  • Please make a selection.
  • Please enter a message.