Drunk in Public Charge in Laguna Niguel CA
Talk to an attorney for help with a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA
If you’ve been arrested for a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA then you likely feel powerless. You may feel as though the only option you have is to plead guilty. At the Law Offices of Michael L. Fell we’d encourage you to speak to an attorney before you offer a guilty plea that could affect your ability to get a job, find a place to live, or hold a professional license.
You have a right to defend yourself against a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA
No matter how nice the police seem or how friendly they may act, remember that their job is not to protect you from your own criminal prosecution. Their job is find evidence of a crime and hand it off to the D.A. When you’re looking at a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA, it’s essential to have someone looking out for your best interests. That is what the Law Offices of Michael L. Fell are here to do.
Right now you need to call for a free legal consultation. We’ll consider your case, listen to your side of the story, and look at all the evidence against you. We’ll get information about your criminal background and will research the evidence against you. Depending on the specifics of your drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA, we may talk to experts or find witnesses to the event. Once we have a full picture, we can present you with your options.
There are a number of ways we can resolve a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA
- We can encourage the prosecution to drop the charges. In a perfect world, we’d be able to have the charges dropped. This may work if the case is weak and we can convince the prosecution that they don’t have enough to move forward, if we can prove that the evidence against you wasn’t lawfully obtained, or if we can prove that one of the three facts the prosecution must prove can’t be proven.
- We can negotiate to have the charges reduced. If there is a wealth of evidence and it’s likely you’ll be found guilty if we move forward with a trial, then we may work to negotiate the charges on your behalf. One option is get an informal diversion, which means that you’d agree to drug counseling, alcohol counseling, or community service hours, and in exchange you would not be formally charged.
- We can take your case to court. If we have cause to believe we can win your case in court then we won’t hesitate to fight aggressively for you. Other law firms may try to get your case off their desks as quickly as possible but our only goal is the best possible outcome for you.
Call us today for a free consultation
No matter the situation, it’s never wise to simply plead guilty without talking to a criminal defense attorney. Facing a drunk in public charge in Laguna Niguel CA can feel scary and it can feel as though you’re out of options. Michael L. Fell is here to help you find the right options. You can count on our offices to treat you with the respect you deserve and to fight aggressively for you best interests.Contact the Law Offices of Michael L. Fell at (949) 585-9055 for your free legal consultation.