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CaliforniaCriminal Defense Lawyers in Tulare County, California

The United States Constitution grants important rights to any person accused of a crime including due process, the right to a fair and speedy trial, the right to representation by counsel, the right to remain silent and to be free of unreasonable searches and seizures.


When choosing a criminal defense attorney in Tulare County, California, consider the lawyer's training, experience, ratings and reviews. Attorneys that practice within the criminal justice system tend to focus on certain types of cases in either state or federal court.


Most criminal defense attorneys provide a free consultation to discuss the facts of your case and defenses that might apply. Before you decide on which attorney to hire, meet with several different attorneys in their office to discuss the case and the attorney fees required for representation.


Once you decide which attorney to hire, make sure you and the attorney sign a written fee agreement or contract that describes the attorney fees required at each stage of the case including during pre-trial negotiations, motion hearings and a bench or jury trial.


A criminal defense lawyer in Tulare County, California should fight to protect the rights of his or her client in a criminal case against felony or misdemeanor charges... Read more »

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Derek Paul Wisehart

Derek Paul Wisehart
Law Offices of Derek P. Wisehart
2330 W Main St
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 26 years, Derek Paul Wisehart is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Tulane University Law School... read more >

Greg Hagopian

Greg Hagopian
Law Office of Greg Hagopian
4020 S Demaree St Suite A
Visalia, CA 93277
Licensed for 15 years, Greg Hagopian is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Loyola Law School - Loyola Marymount University... read more >

Sheila Lynn Mohsini

Sheila Lynn Mohsini
Law Office of Sheila L. Mohsini
1525 E. Noble Ave #1015
Visalia, CA 93292
Licensed for 2 years, Sheila Lynn Mohsini is a Criminal Defense and DUI / DWI lawyer who attended Western State College of Law at Argosy Un... read more >

William Loyd Logan

William Loyd Logan
PO Box 726
Three Rivers, CA 93271
Licensed for 48 years, William Loyd Logan is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Loyola Law School - Loyola Marymount University... read more >

Ben Smukler

Ben Smukler
2612 E Tulare Ave
Visalia, CA 93292
Licensed for 38 years, Ben Smukler is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Univ of Minnesota L S; Minneapolis MN... read more >

Matthew Dennis Andrews

Matthew Dennis Andrews
5211 W Goshen Ave Ste 173
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 10 years, Matthew Dennis Andrews is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended University of San Francisco School of Law... read more >

David Wayne Allen

David Wayne Allen
Allen Law Firm
805 W Main St
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 26 years, David Wayne Allen is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Leslie Ann Povalitis

Leslie Ann Povalitis
4140 W Cherry Ave
Visalia, CA 93277
Licensed for 32 years, Leslie Ann Povalitis is a Criminal Defense lawyer... read more >

Mitch Mohammad Niayesh

Mitch Mohammad Niayesh
Tulare County District Attorney's Office
221 S Mooney Blvd Rm 224
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 19 years, Mitch Mohammad Niayesh is a Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Golden Gate University School of Law... read more >

John Patrick Ryan

John Patrick Ryan
Law Offices of John Patrick Ryan
119 S Church St
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 27 years, John Patrick Ryan is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended Santa Clara University School of Law... read more >

Christopher Lionel Haberman

Christopher Lionel Haberman
Christopher L. Haberman, Attorney at Law
2924 W Main St
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 34 years, Christopher Lionel Haberman is a Criminal Defense and White Collar Crime lawyer... read more >

Michelle Denise Wallis

Michelle Denise Wallis
210 S Mooney Blvd Ste. B
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 19 years, Michelle Denise Wallis is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended California Western School of Law... read more >

Peter Alan Sherwood

Peter Alan Sherwood
Sherwood Law Offices, Inc
225 W Oak Ave
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 35 years, Peter Alan Sherwood is a Criminal Defense and Wills lawyer who attended McGeorge School of Law - University of the P... read more >

Marguerite Melo

Marguerite Melo
Law Offices of Melo and Sarsfield LLP
4216 S Mooney Blvd Ste 136
Visalia, CA 93277
Licensed for 28 years, Marguerite Melo is a Aviation Law and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended Golden Gate University School of Law... read more >

Jason Duane Taylor

Jason Duane Taylor
Jason D. Taylor, Attorney at Law
2033 S Court St
Visalia, CA 93277
Licensed for 8 years, Jason Duane Taylor is a Criminal Defense and Family Law lawyer who attended San Joaquin College of Law... read more >

Thomas Westwood Degn

Thomas Westwood Degn
1148 N Chinowth St Suite B
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 20 years, Thomas Westwood Degn is a Personal Injury and Criminal Defense lawyer who attended UC Hastings College of the Law... read more >

John Christopher Gomez

John Christopher Gomez
1148 N Chinowth St Suite B
Visalia, CA 93291
Licensed for 20 years, John Christopher Gomez is a Trusts and Wills lawyer who attended Santa Clara University School of Law... read more >

John Joseph Sarsfield

John Joseph Sarsfield
Law Offices of Melo and Sarsfield LLP
4216 S Mooney Blvd Ste 136
Visalia, CA 93277
Licensed for 33 years, John Joseph Sarsfield is a Administrative Law and Local Government Law lawyer who attended Santa Clara University Sc... read more >
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Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

CBLS Board Certification in Criminal Law - The California Board of Legal Specialization certifies lawyers as specialists in criminal law. Attorney must show substantial experience, completion of specific task requirements, pass an examination, submit to peer review, and show completion of continuing education requirements in criminal law.


Criminal Defense Specialty Areas

NBLSC Certification in Criminal Trial Advocacy - The National Board of Legal Specialty Certification is accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) to certify attorneys as specialists in criminal trial advocacy.



Nonprofit Legal Associations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Founded in 1958, NACDL is the largest organization for criminal defense lawyers fighting to preserve fairness within America's criminal justice system. The organization has more than 10,000 direct members including criminal defense attorneys in private practice, public defenders in state or federal court, U.S. military defense counsel, law professors and judges.


California Attorneys for Criminal Justice

CACJ works to preserve due process and defend the rights of the accused while providing quality continuing legal education courses to criminal defense lawyers in the State of California.


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