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Violent Crime Attorney in Orange County

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The law can be harsh and unforgiving at times; violent crimes are punished with extreme severity under California law. The three strikes law adds a further dangerous element for any person accused of a violent offense, which imposes a life sentence to anyone convicted of three or more serious crimes. Those who are accused of murder or manslaughter are facing the most dangerous of all criminal charges. Who you choose to defend you is a matter of great concern, and your decision can affect your life forever.

With a hard-hitting attorney by your side, your chances of success will be much greater, which is why you should not settle. Our lead attorney is set apart because she is also fluent in Tagalog. At the Law Office of Frances Prizzia, we know how important the outcome of your case will be and the lasting effects it will have on your future, which is why we are such zealous advocates for our clients. We work tirelessly on their behalf, because we believe in their cause and that they deserve our full time, attention and commitment.

Accused of a violent crime?

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Types of Violent Crimes in California

What constituted a violent crime here in the United States? Under the law if your criminal offense can be categorized as a violent crime, then you could face stiffer penalties and a longer sentence. A violent crime is any criminal act where there is a victim that is threatened with violence or is actually harmed.

Some of the most common types of violent crimes that we see here at the firm include:

If you have been arrested or accused for any of the above offenses, remember it is not something to be taken lightly. These crimes have heightened penalties which mean that it is definitely in your best interest to obtain a hard-hitting legal representative to protect your rights in court.

Contact the Law Office of Frances Prizzia today for a free consultation and find out why we are the right choice for you!

Vigorous Defense in Orange County and serving all of Southern California

Need a violent crimes attorney in Newport Beach, CA? As a former public defender, our lead attorney, Frances Prizzia, has garnered a reputation as an exceptional and talented trial lawyer, and has achieved impressive victories for her clients. Our approach in violent crime accusations is focused on intensive investigation, negotiations, and law research. Every detail of the evidence the prosecutor has against you will be carefully analyzed. Any advantage that can be gained for our client will be exploited for their defense.

Chapter 7 of the California code talks in depth about rape, sexual assault and other crimes of a violent nature. Whether you are being investigated for assault, battery, or domestic violence, we have the extensive training and experience to handle all cases of this nature. Our intensive case study often leads to discovering compelling evidence or a violation of rights that can be an advantage in defending against a serious violent crime accusation. Then we will slowly begin to dismantle the prosecutor's defense bit by bit.

Searching for a Lawyer for Violent Crimes in Orange County?

Are you willing to leave the fate of your future with just any attorney? When we take on a case, we are prepared to go the distance for our clients. Our zealous advocacy and commitment to you, your family and your future is an important aspect of how we feel about our clients.

Our Orange County criminal defense attorney takes the time to listen, then discusses your case and all the possibilities with regard to what could occur, what the prosecution is doing, and what we will do to fight for you. When you have an attorney that truly cares and has the talent and skill to successfully defend difficult cases, you increase the possibility that you will avoid the severe penalties that violent crimes carry in our state. Our legal team will do everything in their power to turn your objectives into a reality.

Looking for a lawyer for violent crimes in Orange County? Contact our office to speak with an Orange County criminal lawyer for a free consultation.

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