Pasadena Criminal Defense Attorney

Pasadena Criminal Lawyer

 

 

Pasadena is the ninth largest city in Los Angeles County, and as of 2013 it was reported to have a population of 139,731, according to the Census Bureau. Additionally, Pasadena is the 183rd largest city in the United States. Pasadena criminal defense attorney Danny Saleh has the knowledge, passion, and experience in helping individuals who are charged with criminal offenses. Mr. Saleh focuses on assisting clients who are charged with driving offenses, drug crimes, expungements, public intoxication, theft crimes, and violent crimes. As a Pasadena criminal defense lawyer, Mr. Saleh can help individuals who face serious criminal consequences obtain the best possible outcome.

Driving Offense Lawyer in Pasadena

 

Driving even once while under the influence of alcohol or drugs has the potential to result in significant consequences. In these types of situations, attorney Danny Saleh understands the many potential negative consequences of such a conviction and can help minimize the impact for individuals.

Pasadena Drug Criminal Defense Attorney

 

In Pasadena, it is important to obtain the assistance of a drug attorney who is familiar with the charges and who knows how to create a strong legal defense. A skilled defense lawyer can help a person avoid the serious penalties that can result from a drug crime. Attorney Danny Saleh has successfully represented many clients in drug offense cases.

Expungement Attorney in Pasadena

 

If you desire an expungement of a criminal offense, do not hesitate to contact Attorney Saleh who has significant experience with expungements. Expungement is the act of having criminal offenses cleared from one’s record. There are two types of expungements in California, including clearing a person’s criminal record and sealing a person’s arrest or conviction information. Since 2008, the expungement process in California has required an individual to attend a hearing. Because the expungement process is often complicated, it can be essential in these situations to retain the assistance of a skilled attorney.

Public Intoxication or DUI Attorney in Pasadena

 

If you are charged with public intoxication, attorney Danny Saleh can greatly help make sure that your case resolves in the best possible manner. Intoxication does not only include individuals who are drunk, but can also apply individuals who act under the influence of drugs. To satisfy a charge of public intoxication, a person must have either jeopardized his or her own safety, placed the safety of others at risk, or obstructed a path in a public place. Being convicted of public intoxication can result in a person facing six months in jail and a maximum of $1,000 in fines.

Pasadena Hit and Run Attorney

 

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.

Pasadena Theft Criminal Lawyer

 

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. For individuals in these situations, a Pasadena criminal defense lawyer like Danny Saleh can help create a strong legal defense.

Pasadena Assault and Battery Lawyer

 

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.

Pasadena Probation Violation

 

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.

Pasadena Vandalism Attorney

 

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.

Pasadena Law Offices of Danny Saleh Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney & Firm

 

If you are charged with committing a crime in Pasadena, do not hesitate to contact Attorney Danny Saleh. Attorney Danny Saleh will fight to protect your rights including the right to a fair trial. To obtain the assistance of a knowledgeable and skilled legal counsel, contact The Law Office of Danny Saleh today by calling (626) 346-1010 or email dslaw@dslaw.info. Our law office is located at 100 N. Barranca St, Suite 720, West Covina, CA 91791.