Michael Sanft

Micheal sanft

Las Vegas Criminal Defense Lawyer


Phone: 702-497-8008

Email: Michael@MGSLaw.Vegas


After receiving his Juris Doctorate from BYU in 2001 and becoming a licensed to practice law in Nevada in 2002 attorney Michael Sanft quickly became one of the leading criminal defense attorneys in Las Vegas. He has created an extremely successful private practice while also taking on the most challenging state appointed cases other attorneys and public defenders could not handle. His success in the courtroom revolves around his straight forward, scrappy Las Vegas style of criminal defense. He is not afraid to put his record, knowledge, and experience up against any district or trial attorney in the country. Michael Sanft is a hard hitting, real, criminal defense attorney who exploits any weakness to his advantage.


  • Intuitive, effective and sought after jury selection process 

  • Licensed to practice Federally and in Nevada, Utah, and Michigan

  • Over 100 jury trial

  • Triple the average of acquittals 

  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and Nevada Supreme Court jury verdict reversal

  • Federal Trial Attorney

  • Nearly 20 years of litigation and court room experience

Michael has created a unique and personal approach to criminal defense. His real criminal defense strategy separates him from every other attorney in the country and he can back it up. He is trial ready and proven and takes control of the criminal matter. His brash and straight forward approach leaves no room for nonsense and fluff. This style of defense has made him a respected and sought after criminal defense attorney by judges, district attorneys, and other trial lawyers.



726 S. Casino Center Blvd.
Las Vegas, Nevada 89101

PHONE: 702-497-8008

EMAIL: mgslegaloffice@gmail.com

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