Murder Defense Lawyer in Santa Monica CA
Find hope in the face of a murder charge with The Mattern Law Firm as your murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA
Murder is a very serious crime, and no one would deny that victims’ families deserve justice. But unfortunately, sometimes in the haste to find and prosecute a suspect for a murder, police and prosecutors become a bit overzealous and may target innocent people and trample on defendants’ rights. The best way to protect yourself against this type of situation is to retain an aggressive murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA as soon as you realize you are suspected of taking a life.
We Will Make Your Fight Our Fight
Both Lisa Mattern are seasoned defense attorneys with expert knowledge of the law. Perhaps more importantly, we have the dedication and determination required to fight hard for our clients’ best interests even in the face of very aggressive action from police and prosecutors. As your murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA, we will protect your rights by:
- Being present during police questioning
- Getting any evidence obtained by illegal search and seizure thrown out
- Searching for new evidence to support your defense
Now you may wonder…
What if the evidence against me is strong? Can a murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA still help?
Yes! If you do not hire a murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA, you will not receive the most favorable outcome possible in your case. Even if you think things look grim, we may be able to uncover evidence that will result in a dismissal of charges or a not guilty verdict. If you do want to plead guilty, we can help you secure a more favorable penalty through a plea deal. A plea deal will also save you the stress and media exposure of a lengthy criminal trial.
We Handle All Kinds of Murder Charges
California law actually includes many different types of murder:
- First degree murder
- Capital murder
- Second degree murder
- Gang murder
- Voluntary manslaughter
- Involuntary manslaughter
- DUI murder
- Vehicular manslaughter
Depending on which crime you are charged with, the prosecution may have different specific points to prove. It is essential to have a knowledgeable murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA who understands every nuance on your side. That way, you know you will be getting an expert defense tailored to the specifics of your charge and your case.
Get Expert Advice Now
When you work with The Mattern Law Firm, you will always get our honest and professional opinion about your best move in any given situation. We will never promise you an outcome we do not sincerely believe we can help you achieve. If this kind of honesty sounds like what you want in a murder defense lawyer in Santa Monica CA, please contact us at 310-342-8254. We will be happy to schedule a free initial consultation with Lisa Mattern .
AddressThe Mattern Law Firm
11755 Wilshire Blvd., Ste. 1250
Los Angeles, CA 90025
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