My goal is to defend or represent your rights as though they were my own. In other words, my goal is to pursue every legal process possible on your behalf and to act as quickly and as thoroughly as possible. When you are charged with a DUI, it's natural to feel scared. The potential impact on your life and your career can be great, not to mention the stigma and other collateral consequences that come with an arrest and possible license suspension and conviction.
I have been helping people save their license and their freedom in California for over 27 years. As a matter of course, I am ready to fight your DUI case by bombarding the Santa Barbara District Attorney with extensive pre-trial motions, demonstrative evidence, photographs, witness testimony, videos, defense experts, essential cross-examination of the prosecution's witnesses, and of course, your testimony. My clients come from all walks of life. They come from all over the United States and
As a former Senior Deputy District Attorney in Ventura County, I, attorney Adam L. Pearlman, have garnered extensive experience in jury trials and can aggressively represent my clients when they are facing criminal charges. In many serious criminal cases, choosing the right attorney is one of the most important decisions that you will ever make. Retaining a skilled Santa Barbara criminal defense attorney who is trial-tested and knows how the prosecution thinks can make all the difference to the
I handle DUIs primarily in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. If you have been arrested for DUI, you are facing not only potential jail time but a license suspension or revocation from the DMV which can last for months or even years. Once you are arrested the clock begins the run. You have only 10 days from the date of your arrest to request a DMV hearing or you waive the right to contest the suspension and your license will automatically be suspended. As soon as you hire me I will contact th
Schwartz & Powell is dedicated to excellence, and we are proud to say our law firm has won more NOT GUILTY verdicts than any other firm in Ventura County - so if you or your loved one has been charged with a crime, you have come to the right place. Schwartz & Powell is a law firm of California Criminal Defense Lawyers for ALL misdemeanors and felonies, and our reputation for professional achievement is backed up by toughness and integrity.
Even in a DUI case, the police and the prosecutors have to follow the many rules to ensure one’s constitutional rights are adhered to. Unless you have an experienced DUI attorney working hard on your side, you could get unknowingly railroaded by the system. If you have been arrested for DUI, our team of trusted and reliable attorneys is ready to fight for your freedom.
Mindy H. McQueen has been practicing criminal law both as a prosecutor and a defense attorney for over 23 years. She has handled more than 75 jury trials with a 95% success rate, and has taught police officers, police academy trainees, prosecutors and other DUI defense attorneys. Mindy has also been trained and certified to conduct standardized drunk driving field sobriety tests according to the specifications laid out by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).
At Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP, our team believes that everyone should have access to high-quality legal representation, especially in the face of a serious criminal charge or accusation. If you have been arrested for a crime – no matter how severe or insignificant – you need a Ventura criminal defense attorney with the skill, experience, and drive to make a difference in your case.
I have the experience and knowledge to help you. I am a former Supervising Prosecutor and Major Crimes attorney in the Ventura County District Attorney’s Office. I have tried nearly every type of criminal case ranging from Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol to Capital Murder. I am also an Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University’s prestigious School of Law. I will put my experience to work for you.
Nobody plans to get charged or arrested for a DUI, but if you were to be convicted of a DUI, it could have devastating long term effects on your life. To make matters worse, you have to contend with not one but two government entities…..both the courts and the DMV! Don’t leave your future in the hands of an attorney who doesn’t practice DUI defense specifically. My firm and all of my associates are exceptionally experienced in the area of DUI Defense. As a veteran Los Angeles DUI lawyer,
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