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  • Los Angeles County
    (213) 341-4427
  • Orange County
    (714) 442-2601
  • San Bern / Riverside
    (909) 748-5272
  • San Diego County
    (619) 752-2235
  • Kern / Santa Barbara
    (661) 473-0422
  • Sacramento / Sonoma
    (916) 248-4717
  • Alameda / San Joaquin
    (510) 403-8809
  • Ventura County
    (805) 248-7408
  • Fresno / Santa Clara
    (559) 365-7055
  • Northern California
    (530) 427-4167

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Recent Results

  • Multiple defendants each facing 7 years charged with smuggling prescription drugs into California from Mexico our client was the only defendant who received NO JAIL TIME!

  • Client facing 5 years for possession of deadly weapon we negotiated a plea for NO JAIL TIME!

  • Client facing 3 life terms for multiple felony counts of Child Molestation and Sodomy with child we proved the charges were fabricated by victims mother DISMISSAL of all charges at preliminary hearing!

  • Strike case: Client charged with possession of methamphetamine facing 25 years we filed a Romero Motion which was granted case REDUCED TO MISDEMEANOR!

  • Client's estranged girlfriend alleged Client broke into her room and choked her facing 14 years in State Prison we won at trial JURY ACQUITTAL.

  • Police allegedly discovered 3 bags of marijuana in client's glove box faced 6 years we filed a 1538.5 motion to suppress resulting in DISMISSAL of all charges!

  • Client allegedly sold rock cocaine to undercover officer faced 10 years following our argument client received NO JAIL TIME!

  • Client facing 15 years for Armed Robbery we proved misidentification Judge DISMISSED the case!

Criminal Defense Lawyer Near Me

A quick Google search for "Criminal defense lawyer near me" will bear hundreds and hundreds of results in the Los Angeles area alone. You may be enticed to choose one quickly, but we kindly recommend that you take a little more time and do your research. This way, you can choose a law firm that will best represent you. You should make sure that your prospective attorney is competent and qualified to do the job you need them to do. You should make sure that the attorney has an excellent, winning track record and can formulate a defense to keep you out of jail and or get you the best sentence possible. At the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, INC, we can do just that.

Let's Clear Up a Common Misconception

There are many misconceptions about how legal defenses work. One common misconception is that judges respect when a defendant forks out large sums of cash for a defense attorney. This reasoning is apparently based on the notion that all judges, prosecutors, and defense attorneys are all on the same team and work together. Honestly, the judge couldn't care less about you hiring an attorney. The judges are there to interpret the law and provide justice, and the prosecutors are there to put people in jail. Judges care about the truth as do some prosecutors.

We Regularly Get our Clients Favorable Courtroom Results

Interestingly, even when the truth is not favorable for a defendant, a great defense attorney can often find technical points and holes in the prosecution to get their clients off of the hook or an otherwise desirable result. Whether it involves getting a case thrown out, getting a defendant a suspended sentence, getting the defendant a minimum sentence, or getting the best possible plea bargain for the defendant that the defendant would never got on his or her own, the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, INC are second-to-none.

Don't DIY!

When it comes to many things in life, you can comfortably and safely do it yourself. For example, you can mow your own grass, perform your own oil changes, and even build your own website. However, when it comes to defending yourself in a court of law, the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, INC strongly advise that you do not DIY!

You Need a Quality Defense Attorney

If you have been charged with a crime, you need a criminal defense lawyer near you who knows the courts well and can represent you and advocate for your best interests. Particularly, you need a defense attorney, not an attorney who handles criminal cases. What's the difference? For example, if you have a heart problem, you wouldn't go to a general practitioner for treatment. You would go to a heart specialist. The same principle applies in law. At the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, INC, we only handle criminal cases.

To find a high-quality and affordable lawyer to represent you, search "Criminal defense lawyer near me," and select the Law Offices of David S. Chesley, INC.

Criminal Defense Lawyer Near Me

Law Offices of David S. Chesley, Inc
(213) 341-4427
445 S Figueroa St #2700, Los Angeles, CA 90071



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