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    • Stalking - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced From Felony to Misdemeanor

      People v. JZ

    • Felony Transportation of Marijuana - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Josh W.

    • Felony Drug Sales - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misd. Charge. Fine only. No probation

      People v. Morgan L.

    • Felony Assault - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor Battery

      People v. Jeff L.

    • Armed Robbery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed After Preliminary Hearing

      People v. Renaldo P.

    • Possession for Sales with Firearm - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Alfredo G.

    • Felony Possession for Sales - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Strike Dismissed

      People v. Jaime A.

    • Felony Drug Sales - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Strike Dismissed

      People v. M. Davis

    • Felony Battery and Theft - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Two Strikes Dismissed

      People v. Edward T.

    • Illegal Possession of a Firearm - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Javier M.

    • Sexual Battery Charges - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Simple Battery

      People v. Michael B.

    • Sexual Battery Charges - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Simple Battery

      People v. Robert M.

    • Felony Assault - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Tim A.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Mike J.

    • Felony Burglary - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor

      People v. Sean N.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Rebecca L.

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Sean G.

    • Marijuana and Alcohol DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless

      People v. Stan A.

    • Robbery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed After Preliminary Hearing

      People v. Miguel L.

    • Assault with a Deadly Weapon with Great Bodily Injury - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Joel P.

    • .11% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless

      People v. Paul L.

    • .14% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless & No License Suspension

      People v. S. Cho

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless & No Probation

      People v. Eliz. Y.

    • Felony Possession of Cocaine - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Lewis B.

    • Felony Possession for Sales - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Lisa R.

    • Two Strikes Dismissed - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases

      People v. Dan D.

    • Battery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Tracey J.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Mike J.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Bill S.

    • Felony Criminal Threats - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. John L.

    • Misdemeanor Charges - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Infraction. Fine only.

      People v. Pat C.

    • Strike and Prison Prior - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      People v. Ken A.

    • Felony Burglary - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to a Misdemeanor

      People v. Jennifer R.

    • Felony Drug Possession - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to a Misdemeanor

      People v. Brian K.

    • First Degree Residential Burglary - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Martin G.

    • Hit and Run - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Tim R.

    • Felony Drug Charges - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dropped to Misdemeanor Charges

      People v. Gladys O.

    • Felony Armed Robbery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Julio R.

    • Under the Influence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Mark C.

    • Vandalism - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Vince V.

    • Vandalism - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Scott H.

    • Felony Threat - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Ron E.

    • Felony Drug Case - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to a Misdemeanor

      People v. Tracy F.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Nick S.

    • Felony Assault - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Ashanka W.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charges Reduced to Misdemeanor.

      People v. Evan H.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. P. Crooke

    • Drunk in Public - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Phil D.

    • Petty Theft Misdemeanor - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Infraction

      People v. Linda M.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor

      People v. Paul S.

    • Minor in Possession - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Heather S.

    • Elder Abuse Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Darryl S.

    • Felony Case with 1 Strike - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Jorge M.

    • Juvenile Case - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. W. Vasquez

    • Felony Gang Case - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor Disturbing the Peace

      People v. Ceasar Z.

    • Two Strikes and 3 Prison Priors - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Mark D.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      D. Benton

    • Reckless Driving Misdemeanor - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Adam C.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Sherif H.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Roberta P.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Helen W.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Josiah S.

    • Public Intoxication - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Nicole D.

    • Public Intoxication - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Kevin D.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Jose M.

    • Restraining Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Joe B.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Mark M.

    • Five Felony Gang/Theft - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charges Dismissed. Settled for Felony 11550

      People v. Joe F.

    • Assault with a Deadly Weapon - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor Battery

      People v. Eran J.

    • Violation of Probation - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      People v. David M.

    • Violation of Probation - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      People v. Ruben H.

    • Misdemeanor Theft - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Reduced to an Infraction

      People v. Mark E.

    • Misdemeanor Marijuana - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to an Infraction

      People v. Jeff S.

    • Domestic Violence Violation of Probation - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Hearing Won

      People v. Mike W.

    • Illegal Firework - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Reduced to Infraction. Fine only

      People v. Joachin G.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Zachary J.

    • 0.17% DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Elizabeth I.

    • 0.18% DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Noe P.

    • 0.10% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless

      People v. Daniel V.

    • 0.08% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Reckless Driving. No CDL Suspension.

      People v. Larisa W.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Dismissed

      People v. Fidel P.

    • Under the Influence - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Justin A.

    • 0.08% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Dry Reckless. No CDL Suspension.

      People v. Eric Z.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed at Trial

      People v. Frank D.

    • 0.09% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless

      People v. Richard G.

    • 0.08% DUI - DUI Cases Dismissed

      People v. Andre W.

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Andy H.

    • .13% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Tom M.

    • .10% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Ashley A.

    • .21% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Tom M.

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Robert R.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Mark H.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Max L.

    • .13 DUI% - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Chris F.

    • Hit and Run - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Daniel M.

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to Dry Reckless & No License Suspension

      People v. Marina S.

    • .08% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed & No License Suspension

      People v. Brenden R.

    • .14% DUI - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside

      People v. Betty H.

    • .26% DUI - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside

      People v. Delia A.

    • DMV Suspension Set Aside - DUI Cases

      People v. Paul M.

    • DMV Suspension Set Aside - DUI Cases

      People v. Brian P.

    • Zero Tolerance Hearing Won - DUI Cases Hearing Won and No License Suspension

      People v. Chris P.

    • Zero Tolerance Hearing Won - DUI Cases Hearing Won and No License Suspension

      People v. Ashley J.

    • Zero Tolerance Hearing Won - DUI Cases Hearing Won and No License Suspension

      People v. Jeremy B.

    • .30% Felony DUI - DUI Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Rebecca P.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Greg O.

    • .13% DUI - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Esteban O.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Brian P.

    • .13% DUI - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside

      People v. Dan S.

    • .27% DUI - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside

      People v. Paxton D.

    • .10% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to a Wet Reckless

      People v. Marcus L.

    • .10% DUI - DUI Cases Reduced to a Wet Reckless

      People v. Howard C.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. William W.

    • .08 DUI% - DUI Cases Reduced to Wet Reckless & No License Suspension

      People v. John B.

    • Driving on a Suspended License - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Q. Davis

    • Driving on a Suspended License - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Chris G.

    • Driving on a Suspended License - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. George O.

    • Driving on a Suspended License - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Sean G.

    • Driving on a Suspended License - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Ana B.

    • Speeding Ticket - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. S. Amin

    • Speeding Ticket - DUI Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Susan D.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases

      People v. Erik M.

    • Reckless Driving - DUI Cases Reduced to Infraction

      People v. Trent H.

    • Negligent Operator - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside. License Reinstated

      People v. Ryan R.

    • 100 mph Speeding - DUI Cases Reduced to Regular Speeding. No Points

      People v. Ryan G.

    • Speeding Ticket - DUI Cases Dismissed

      People v. Jane N.

    • DMV Hearing Won - DUI Cases
    • Felony Drug Case - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to a Misdemeanor

      People v. Joe N.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to a Misdemeanor

      People v. Mark A.

    • Resisting Arrest - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed. Fine Only.

      People v. Joe V.

    • Felony Kidnapping and Criminal Threats - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charges Dismissed

      People v. Tavaris B.

    • Shoplifting - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Lida A.

    • Vandalism - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Johvanny L.

    • Expungement Granted - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases

      People v. Leslie F.

    • Expungement Granted - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases

      People v. Win L.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Rejected After Pre-filing Intervention

      People v. Saul L.

    • Felony Gang Charges - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed. Misdemeanor Battery Only.

      People v. Fernando G.

    • Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Monica M.

    • Felony Possession for Sales - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. David R.

    • Petty Theft Trial - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Not Guilty

      People v. Stewart D.

    • Petty Theft - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charge Reduced to Infraction. Fine only.

      People v. DK

    • Public Intoxication - DUI Cases Charge Dismissed

      People v. WW

    • Public Intoxication - DUI Cases Charge Dismissed

      People v. DK

    • Domestic violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charge Dismissed

      People v. MF

    • Child Molest - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed & Settled for Misdemeanor Battery

      People v. AA

    • Felony Robbery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed & Settled for Misdemeanor Battery

      People v. BD

    • Felony Evading - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed & Settled for Misdemeanor Battery

      People v. AK

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Charge Dismissed

      People v. MD

    • Four Drug Cases - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Drug Treatment and Cases Dismissed

      People v. AN

    • Violation of A Court Order - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      People v. WN

    • People v. BP - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Not Guilty

      Client was charged with four felony counts of threatening a witness with a strike and gang allegations. My client denied the allegations and said that he threatened no one. He was facing over 15 years in State Prison. We did a 3 week jury trial and the jury found my client not guilty of all four counts. He was released from custody after spending a year in custody waiting for the trial.

      Result: not guilty on all counts!

    • People v. RK - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Dismissed

      Client was charged with multiple felony counts of embezzlement and grand theft. Client was charged with 8 other co-defendants. In all they were accussed of stealing over 1.7 million from the County of Santa Barbara. Every other client plead guilty and were punished. Some of the co-defendants were sentenced to state prison sentences and a few were placed on probation and given county jail time.

      The charges against my client were all dismissed. He walked away with no consequences. He was not ordered to pay restitution and did not plead guilty. All charges were dismissed. I was able to show the prosecutor through our investigation that my client knew nothing about the theft that was occurring.

    • People v. BA - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced Theft/Identity Theft

      Mr. Adams was charged with Conspiracy to commit murder. He was facing a life sentence on that charge. He was also charged with other felony counts involving theft and identity theft. Client denied culpability on the conspiracy to commit murder charge. I did a trial and client was acquitted on the conspiracy to commit murder charge. He escaped the life sentence and was sentenced for the theft/identity theft charges.

    • 2 Strikes Deleted and 2 Prison Priors Deleted - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Strikes and Prison Priors Deleted

      People v. Reynaldo M.

    • Felony Robbery - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Reduced to Misdemeanor Resisting Arrest

      People v. Russell W.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Jason B.

    • Felony Domestic Violence - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Kasi P.

    • Felony Child Endangerment - General Felony & Misdemeanor Cases Case Dismissed

      People v. Alfred L.

    • DUI - DUI Cases Suspension Set Aside

      People v. Dwight C.