Orange County Criminal Defense Attorney
When an individual is in trouble with the law, one of the first priorities should be to retain the services of a professional and experienced criminal defense lawyer. Without legal guidance, many innocent defendants find that their cases are not as easily defensible as they originally believed. Coming to court with a homemade defense is essentially asking for a sentence, and as such, the legal team at our firm strongly advises you to come to us in your most trying time of need.
Here at our Orange County criminal defense law firm, established in 1989, we realize that many people do not account for having to spend their savings on an attorney. Many simply believe that they will never get in trouble with the law - and rightfully so. It is an unfortunate event when a run in with the law occurs, especially in cases where an overzealous police officer makes a wrongful arrest or an unreliable witness names you as a suspect. For these most bitter moments in life, our legal team has stepped forward to lend a helping hand and an aggressive defense.
About Our Criminal Defense Law Firm
At the Law Offices of Virginia L. Landry, we have represented clients in all of the five Orange County courthouses for over 20 years. Our dedicated legal staff provides exceptional legal services for clients who have been charged with misdemeanors and/or felonies in Orange County, Irvine, and surrounding communities. Our founder, Attorney Virginia L. Landry, has handled a wide variety of complex cases for clients facing convictions for serious criminal offenses, including felony DUI charges and serious drug-related crimes.
Additionally, we pride ourselves in presenting each of our clients with reliable legal counsel, up-to-date resources, and prompt communication. When we take a case, we work closely with our clients to determine their needs and best course of action. Our law offices are dedicated to safeguarding our clients' rights and providing them with the one-on-one attention and consideration that their case and future deserve.
Criminal Lawyer Defending DUI, Drug Crimes, Theft & Juvenile Crimes
At our firm, we have successfully handled a vast array of felony and misdemeanor cases throughout our two-plus decades of practice, and are able to take on cases both on the state and federal level. Our knowledgeable legal team is pleased to represent clients who have been charged with DUI, drug crimes, theft crimes, sex crimes, hate crimes, violent crimes, or juvenile crimes. We also help clients who are facing a possible conviction for weapon related offenses, murder, arson,
battery and domestic violence. On several occasions, our Orange County and Irvine law offices have handled cases involving white collar crimes for high-profile clients. We truly understand the confusion and devastation our clients are dealing with when in the wake of a serious criminal accusation - this is why we place every effort into maintaining their confidentiality, privacy, and integrity as we deal with their various legal matters.
White Collar Crimes
The term "white collar crimes" get its name from the fact they usually occur within a business setting. It usually involves the theft of money or information by a person in a place of trust within the company. These crimes are rampant across the U.S. and the Federal Bureau of Investigation has estimated that it costs the county $300 billion in losses every years. The most common white collar crimes include: money laundering, fraud, internet crimes, tax evasion, embezzlement, and bribery. Money laundering involves hiding where you obtained your money and making it look like the funds came from a legitimate source. Fraud is category of crimes that include: bankruptcy fraud, counterfeiting, bank fraud, tax fraud, and more. Internet crimes are another broad category of crimes that include child pornography, harassment, phishing, stalking, and bank fraud. If you have been accused of any of these crimes, it is important to speak with an attorney as soon as possible.
Criminal charges can have a profound effect on a person's life, especially in the event of conviction, so it is of utmost importance to have powerful and effective representation from an Orange County criminal defense attorney from the beginning of your case until its resolution. Your lawyer will work with you to gather important evidence and information that will help prove your innocence and/or get your charges reduced or possibly even dismissed. The methods of investigators and law enforcement officials will also be carefully examined by your attorney because any misconduct or rights violations of these parties could mean that evidence is inadmissible, which could make it difficult for prosecutors to build a case against you. With the support and guidance of a skilled Irvine defense lawyer, you will have the ability to face your legal situation head on with confidence that can only come from knowing your case is in capable, dependable hands.
Free Evaluation with an Orange County Criminal Defense Attorney
Due to the severity of a criminal accusation or arrest, securing legal assistance will be imperative in finding an ideal outcome in your case. An Orange County criminal defense lawyer can work with you on building a strong and compelling defensive argument to bring to court. Without the legal help of an attorney, you could be leaving the outcome of your case up to chance. An attorney well-versed in every aspect of criminal law will be your only line of defense.
You only get one chance to get your argument right, so why chance it without help? As an attorney who has represented clients for over 20 years, we pride ourselves on our growing reputation in the legal community for providing an aggressive and creative defense to our clients. Despite how daunting your situation may appear, it will be absolutely vital that you consult with an attorney at our firm for your free case evaluation today.
A member of our legal team can review your case and discuss your legal options with you. Whether you have been charged with a serious felony, or minor misdemeanor, our legal team is prepared to answer your questions and address your concerns. Call us today at (866) 902-6880 to speak with a reputable Orange County criminal defense lawyer for your free and confidential initial consultation!
If you have been charged with a criminal offense in Orange County, Irvine, or a surrounding community, contact an Orange County criminal defense attorney at our firm today.