El Monte Criminal Defense Attorney

El Monte Criminal Lawyer

 

 

Located in the San Gabriel Valley and east of Los Angeles, El Monte is the 51st largest city in California, according to reports from the Census Bureau. If you have been charged with a crime in El Monte, you likely need the assistance of a skilled El Monte criminal defense attorney who understands how to navigate the court system. Attorney Danny Saleh has gained experience at a couple prestigious California law firms which allows him to help create strong legal strategies in cases involving driving offenses, drug crimes, expungements, public intoxication, theft crimes, violent crimes, and more. With the assistance of Attorney Saleh, clients are often able to achieve the best results possible no matter the criminal offense involved.

El Monte Driving Offenses

 

There are many types of driving offenses that can result in serious penalties and greatly affect a person’s life. As a result, the assistance of skilled legal counsel is often essential to respond to these charges. Some examples of the most serious driving offenses include driving under the influence, driving without a license, hit and runs, and reckless driving. Individuals who are convicted of these offenses can face serious penalties including large fines, imprisonment, and the loss of driver’s license privileges.

El Monte Drug Crimes

 

El Monte criminal defense attorney Danny Saleh has the knowledge, and experience necessary to create a strong legal defense in your drug crime case. With significant experience in helping individuals respond to expungement cases, Attorney Saleh will take the steps necessary to create a strong legal defense in your case.

Theft & Crime Attorney in El Monte

 

Attorney Danny Saleh has the knowledge and the passion necessary to help individuals who are charged with theft crimes, including robbery. In the state of California, theft crimes are classified as either misdemeanors or felonies. If a strong legal defense is not created, individuals are at the risk of facing the severe sentences associated with these offenses.

El Monte Hit and Run Defense Lawyer

 

If you are charged with hit and run, attorney Danny Saleh can greatly help make sure that your case resolves in the best possible manner. There is a possibility you could be charged with a misdemeanor hit and run if you do all of the following: 1) leave the scene of an accident; 2) without identifying yourself and 3) you knew or should of have known someone else’s property was damaged. The penalties for misdemeanor hit and run is up to 6 months in county jail and $1,000 fine. But, California Penal Code 1377 where it allows a case to be dismissed once you have fully reimbursed the person of his or her property damage. Eligibility to participate pursuant to this law varies from case to case and the judge must give you permission as well. There is a diversion program that you may be allowed to participate in if your cases rises out of a LA County Court. However, eligibility for this program varies from case to case, there must be no aggravating circumstances, first time offender, and the judge must grant the motion. Additionally, you could face a felony hit and run if another person was physically injured during the accident. Physical injury is key to be charged as a felony. The penalties for felony hit and run is up to 4 years in jail and over $1,000 in fines. There is a misconception that the other party being at fault relives you from liability. However, there is no defense under California hit and run law that the other person was 100% at fault. That is why it is very important to hire attorney Danny Saleh who knows about hit and run and the possible defenses.

El Monte Assault and Battery

 

If you are charged with Assault and/or Battery, attorney Danny Saleh can greatly help make sure that your case resolves in the best possible manner. In California, assault and battery are two different crimes. Assault is an attempt to use force or violence on another person where battery is actual use of force or violence on another person. Assault does not require any actual contact to the other person but battery does. Basically, Assault is an attempted battery and battery is the completed offense. Additionally, battery does not require any physical injury at all, it could be just “offensive” to the other person. That is why it is important to have a criminal defense attorney on your side when facing assault and/or battery charges. The potential defenses are: 1) You acted in self-defense; 2) Defense of others; 3) You did not act willfully. These offenses are not taken lightly and is important to have strong legal representation on your side. Attorney Danny Saleh has the knowledge and the passion necessary to help individuals who are charged with assault and battery offenses.

El Monte Public Intoxication DUI Lawyer

 

If you are charged with public intoxication in El Monte, do not hesitate to contact a skilled attorney like Danny Saleh. Public intoxication charges can arise in situations in which a person places his or her own safety at risk, the safety of others, or the intoxicated individual obstructs a public place. A person can be either drunk by alcohol or under the influence of drugs for a public intoxication charge to be made. The assistance of talented legal counsel in these cases is often essential because a person who is convicted of public intoxicated can face $1,000 in fines and six months in jail. In many cases, individuals are charged with other offenses in addition to public intoxication, with one of the most common charges being disturbing the peace.

Expungement Attorney in El Monte

 

Attorney Saleh has significant experience with expungements and has helped many individuals who desire to have an offense expunged. In the state of California, criminal records can be expunged if certain requirements are met. In 2008, a law was passed in the state of California that requires individuals to attend a full hearing before a court prior to obtaining an expungement. To successfully navigate these hearings, a skilled attorney can prove to be vital. Without having a record expunged, many individuals experience significant life-long obstacles.

El Monte Probation Violation Attorney

 

A court may revoke or terminate in the interest of justice and the court reasonably believes the person 1) violated a condition of probation; 2) improperly associates or just as a vicious life; or 3) committed an illegal act, whether or not the person has been prosecuted for the offense. If you violated your probation without picking up a new charge, then the court will review the written report by the probation department. The court will consider the contents of the probation officers report to determine whether you violated the terms of probation. You have a right formal hearing on the probation violation allegations to contest what evidence they have against you. If the judged ordered probation but suspended the imposition of sentence, then the judge may hand down any number of days of jail to the maximum allowed by law. If the execution of sentence is suspended the judge may impose the full sentenced that was stayed (either one not applicable if you served the maximum period of custody allowed by law). That is why it is very important to hire strong legal representation throughout this entire process and to increase your chances of not getting sent to jail. Attorney Danny Saleh is passionate and client driven and will strive to get the best possible result.

El Monte Vandalism

 

If you are charged with Vandalism, attorney Danny Saleh can greatly help make sure that your case resolves in the best possible manner. You could be charged with vandalism if you maliciously did any one of the following to someone else’s property: 1) defaced property with inscribed material such as graffiti, or 2) damaged or destroyed it. The penalties for California vandalism depends on the money amount of damage that was done. If it was for more than $400 then it could be charged as either a misdemeanor or felony which is known as a wobbler. The entire case is investigated thoroughly to determine if any defenses are possible. The entire case is investigated thoroughly from arrest reports, real evidence, witnesses, and potential defenses. There is a diversion program that you may be allowed to participate in if your cases rises out of a LA County Court.

However, eligibility for this program varies from case to case, there must be no aggravating circumstances, and the judge must grant the motion. That is why it is very important to hire attorney Danny Saleh who has dealt with vandalism and the diversion motion as well.

El Monte’s Law Offices of Danny Saleh Best Criminal Defense Attorney & Firm

 

If you are charged with a criminal offense in El Monte, contact Attorney Danny Saleh, who will remain committed to helping you create the strongest legal defense possible. Our law office is located at 100 N. Barranca St, Suite 720, West Covina, CA 91791. Contact The Law Office of Danny Saleh by calling (626) 346-1010 or email dslaw@dslaw.info.