Lakewood Criminal Defense Attorney
Defending Criminal Charges in Lakewood, CA
Are you or someone you love in trouble with the law? It is extremely dangerous to be caught in the criminal justice system in this state. Get in touch with a Lakewood criminal defense lawyer from the Law Office of James Mendez immediately for assistance. Attorney Mendez has the credentials and experience you need on your side when facing criminal charges. He served for 10 years as the Deputy District Attorney for the County, and has extensive trial experience and insight into how to craft a defense case that is effective. No matter how serious the situation looks at this point, there could be viable defense opportunities that should be identified at once.
Criminal Lawyer in Lakewood: Experience on Your Side
He established his criminal defense firm after serving on the other side; he knows exactly how important it is to have an experienced criminal defense lawyer as an advocate. How your case is presented to the court could not be more significant with regard to the final outcome of your case. He has achieved many important victories in cases that other firms would not take on. If you are facing charges of
domestic violence, or are facing charges in
drug crimes, contact the firm at once. He also defends charges related to
DUI. The impact of a conviction, even in a first time misdemeanor charge can be significant. License suspension, fines, jail time, community service and DUI classes are all part of a first time DUI conviction. If it is a more serious DUI crime, this is dangerous, and you need to take action immediately to get a defense lawyer fighting for you that knows their business. The firm is known as a high quality defense law firm, and offers legal services for an
expungement, defends all types of
hit and run, all
probation violations. If you are accused of any
sexual crimes, a conviction will likely destroy your personal and professional reputation. The requirement to register as a sex offender for many sex crimes is a common part of the penalty. Your name, address and photo, as well as the crime will be accessible to anyone who has a computer or cell phone. The firm also defends all types of
theft crimes, from shoplifting through to
burglary, robbery and others.
It is frightening and dangerous to be caught in the justice system. You have every reason to be fearful about what could happen. It is vital that you have the most powerful defense possible. Don't take any chances when you choose a defense lawyer. You need experience, the ability to present a case in court that has an effect on what the jury is thinking, and an attorney that will focus on you, your future and your cause. Contact the firm as early as possible after your arrest, or prior to answering any questions if you are under investigation in a criminal case.
Contact a Lakewood criminal defense attorney
immediately after your arrest.