Orange County Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement


Orange County Bookkeeper Pleads Guilty to Embezzlement

November 24, 2017

A 43-year old Orange County woman has pled guilty to upwards of 50 felony charges in relation to embezzling more than $1.4 million from several law firms. Police say the woman pled guilty to felonies including identity theft, computer access fraud, grand theft, theft from an elder, and falsifying records, amongst others. More about these […]

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How to Get an Alleged Victim to Drop Charges Against You

November 17, 2017

If you’re being accused of a crime and you want the alleged victim to drop the charges against you, we have bad news: Accusers can’t drop charges. Despite how much you’ve seen this move on TV or in movies, trying to convince an alleged victim to have charges dropped against you won’t just be ineffective […]

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Charges of Pimping and Pandering in Orange County Bring up Many Questions

November 10, 2017

A recent case in Costa Mesa is bring up questions. Two men were charged with pimping and pandering women. According to several sources, the men are 30 and 34 years old and are both looking at three felony charges. Police claim that one of the men was coming from Hawaii to L.A. with a 19-year […]

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4 Benefits to Working with a Criminal Defense Attorney in California

November 4, 2017

If you’ve been accused of or arrested for a crime and are considering handling your case on your own, think again. There are many benefits to working with a criminal defense attorney that make it will worth the cost. Read on to learn about the four main reasons to work with a lawyer, and then […]

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A Robbery Conviction is Harder Than You Think: Learn What the State Must Prove

October 26, 2017

It’s always frightening to be accused of a crime and this is never more true than when there’s a wealth of evidence against you. It’s common for the accused to assume that they have no options but to plead guilty. The truth is that getting a conviction for many crimes is harder than you think. […]

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Have You Been Charged with Violating Your Parole? You Do Have Rights

October 19, 2017

Being released out on parole can be a freeing experience. The bad news is that you haven’t quiet recovered 100% of your rights and your freedom yet. Parolees have a long list of restrictions they must live under, and if they violate any of them they could end up in serious trouble – including back […]

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Potential Defense Options for Charges of Kidnapping in Los Angeles County

October 12, 2017

Kidnapping is one of the most serious crimes a person can be accused of in California. If you or a loved one is facing kidnapping charges, it’s essential that you find an attorney with experience in these cases. Read on to learn more about potential defense options and then reach out to at for a […]

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Tips for Using Social Media After Being Accused of Domestic Violence

October 5, 2017

For many people, social media is now a part of their daily lives. There are many benefits to it, including simply being entertaining and the fact that it helps families and friend stay in touch, but there are downsides. It can be a breeding ground for rumors and it can help them spread fast. This […]

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The Complications of Medical Marijuana_Learn What to Do if You’re Charged

September 25, 2017

In the state of California, you have a legal right to use medical marijuana if you have any one of a variety of health conditions or diseases. According to the Compassionate Use Act of 1996, qualified doctors are legally able to write a prescription for marijuana just as they can for any drug. Unfortunately, it […]

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Let an Attorney Help with Charges of Sexual Misconduct

September 18, 2017

Most people have seen stories about people who’ve spent decades in prison, only to be exonerated by DNA evidence. This is just one example that being innocent isn’t enough to ensure that you’re not convicted in a sex crimes case. You need an attorney who will work diligently to get you the fair trial that […]

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