There’s a Lot at Stake if You’re Convicted of a Sex Crime Learn How Our Hands-On Legal Team May Be Able To Help You

Sex Crime Attorney in Orange County

Defending Child Porn, Sex with a Minor and Indecent Exposure Cases

Illegal sexual conduct is taken very seriously in the United States. Punishments for sex crimes can carry life altering punishments including prison sentences, thousands of dollars in fines, community service, required counseling and a mandatory registration as a sex offender. An Orange County criminal defense lawyer can provide you with dedicated legal representation if you have been charged with a sex crime.

Sex crimes consist of any act that contains illegal sexual conduct. Our law firm can defend you in number of sex crime charges including:

Facing sex crime charges? Get an experienced Orange County criminal attorney on your side immediately. Contact former public defender Attorney Prizzia immediately after your arrest!

Why Choose Us?

  • We have a track record of success
  • Attorney Frances Prizzia has former public defender experience
  • Our firm views each client as a respectable individual and not just another case number
  • We offer compassionate, aggressive & dedicated legal representation
  • Our experienced trial lawyer is fluent in Tagalog
  • Our firm is respected by the courts, the community and the California Bar
  • We serve clients throughout Southern California
  • Avvo shares that Attorney Prizzia has been voted Clients' Choice in criminal defense
  • We will review your case with no financial obligation to you
  • We come highly recommended by past clients. Read what they have to say about our firm!

Penalties for Sexual Assault in California

In order to determine the exact penalties that you could be facing, you will need to know if you are facing misdemeanor or felony charges. Looking for an attorney for sex crimes in Orange County? If you are facing a misdemeanor sex crime then you could spend six months in a county jail and/or face a fine up to $2,000. For felony sex crime convictions the criminal consequences grow substantially.

A felony sex crime could lead to a one year sentence and/or a fine up to $2,000. However, there are certain cases where defendants are given 2-4 year prison sentences and a $10,000; it all depends on the specifics on the crime. For more information on these penalties, read through the California Penal Code Section 243.4.

Individualized Representation Tailored to Fit Your Needs

Searching for a lawyer for a sex crime case? The consequences of sex crimes can have serious effects on your future. For example, mandatory sex offender registration restricts your ability to get a job in many lines of work. Employers do not view sex offenders as possible assets to the business.

Our law firm, the Law Office of Frances Prizzia can help you through this difficult time. We are here to consult with you about your sex crime. Depending on your case, we may be able to negotiate with the prosecution for a charge reduction. We see every case through until the end and stand by our client's side through every step of the process.

Sexual Assault Charges in Orange County

Charged with a sex crime in Orange County? Our legal team possesses the knowledge necessary to help you with your charge. We will perform an investigation of your case and its details to determine what options you have available. We are always available to speak with clients regardless of day or time. The hard work and dedication of our firm can lead to a reduced charge, dismissed charge or an acquittal at trial. We have had many impressive case victories, and are here to help you too. The aggressive defense our firm provides is of great benefit to those who are facing any sex crime accusation.

Contact a criminal defense lawyer to receive compassionate legal representation if you have been charged with a sex crime. Call our firm now at (888) 392-8114!

Track Record of Success

Take a Look at Our Most Recent Victories
  • Case Won DMV hearing win on a 0.20 blood alcohol level in a DUI case
  • Case Dropped to Misdemeanor DUI With Injuries
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty in 20 minutes on 4 counts of forgery on 2 different victims, even with a client's own confession!
  • Dismissed Dismissed - People v. Eloy A.
  • Dissmissed Dismissed - People v. Erick S
  • Dismissed Probation Termination - People v. Gustavo C.
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict after only 30 minutes of jury deliberation in a vandalism case
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict in an assault and battery case even after eyewitness testimony!
  • Not Guilty Not Guilty verdict on DUI with injuries, where client had a strike prior and was on felony probation!
  • Dismissed Dismissed - People v. Brian O.

Why Choose Us?

Top Reasons Why We Should Be Your First Call
  • Over a Decade of Experience

  • Successfully Handled Hundreds of Cases

  • Hands-On Approach to Each Case

  • "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by the National Trial Lawyers

  • Free Initial Case Evaluations

  • Fluent in Spanish and Tagalog

  • Payment Plans Available

  • Voted Client's Choice by Avvo

Our Commitment to Excellence

  • Premium Membership
  • Distinguished Counsel
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • American Institute of Criminal Law
  • Avvo Client Choice Award (2012-2016)
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • The  National Top 40 Under 40 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers