Areas of Practice

Throughout my decades of litigation experience serving Central California, I have earned a reputation for providing skilled representation to individuals accused of crimes ranging from financial improprieties and traffic violations to drug possession and murder. I take a careful, personalized approach to every client’s case, whether it is a high-profile matter or something that can be handled inconspicuously. My thorough understanding of the California penal code allows me to develop strong defense strategies and to take on even the most complex trials.

Criminal Defense

  • State and federal charges
  • Assault and Battery
  • Homicide
  • Domestic Violence
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Weapons Charges
  • Theft Crimes
  • Drug Crimes
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Appeals, Petitions & Writs

  • Expungements
  • Resentencing
  • Federal habeas corpus
  • Appeals
  • Petitions
  • Clemency / Pardons
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  • Moving violations / infractions
  • DUI
  • Vehicular injury crimes
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Probation & Parole

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  • Restraining Orders
  • Harassment
  • Name Changes
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  • Licensing boards
  • DMV
  • Municipalities
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SB 1437 felony murder rule re-sentencing

Convicted under felony murder rule? How to reduce your sentence

People convicted under the former felony murder rule may apply for re-sentencing.


Expungement: Let’s clean up your record

Many felonies and misdemeanors can be reduced after a period of time with a clean record by the court.

Gun seizure

The police have your firearms, now what?

There are a number of reasons for the police to seize your legally owned firearms. For instance, the police will seize your firearms in the following situations: Firearms may be seized as evidence in a criminal…

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