If you have been accused of a crime and face the possibility of going to jail, you already understand the seriousness of your situation. You need a lawyer who understands the severity of your case and what hangs in the balance for you and your family. As a Portland criminal defense attorney, I am here to lead your defense and fight your charges with you.
Experienced and Affordable Portland, Oregon Criminal Defense
People accused of crimes in Portland trust me to treat cases with the seriousness and attention they deserve. With an intimate understanding of criminal laws and state and federal constitutions, I will provide you with the best legal strategy for your case. I will work to negotiate a plea that gets your charge reduced with minimal sentencing and, if your case does go to trial, my team will work tirelessly to see you proven innocent and exonerated.
I am frequently called upon to defend against a variety of criminal charges, including the following:
- Domestic violence
- Outstanding warrants
- Sexual violence
- Weapon possession
Regardless of the charges filed against you, I have the legal knowledge to see that the case ends in your acquittal whenever possible.
What You Should Expect of a Criminal Defense Attorney in Portland, OR
When selecting a criminal defense lawyer, residents of Oregon should know exactly what to expect. I begin every case with a thorough investigation, including gathering information from witnesses and prosecutors.
Every case receives the same high level of attention, and my investigator and I keep you informed throughout the entire process. With our help, you will understand the full ramifications of your charges and receive the best possible counsel and the minimum penalty.
I approach every case with the same passion and diligence. When I bring in a case, I dissect the facts and issues and prepare every case as if we are going to trial. I form a legal team to make sure we have thoroughly and completely understood the facts, explored all avenues of negotiation and preparation, and exhausted all possible alternatives.
We regularly use a legal team that includes the following experts:
- An investigator with over 30 years of experience in law enforcement and gang and major felony investigation.
- Spanish-speaking investigators with years of experience in mitigation as well as the medical field.
- A retired state police polygraph examiner.
- Forensic scientists with decades of experience in DUI arrests and investigation protocol, DNA, blood splatter, fingerprint, and accident scene reconstruction.
- A psychologist specially trained in psychological and psycho-sexual examinations.
Don’t just accept a guilty plea; get the best legal counsel possible by partnering with an affordable and experienced criminal lawyer. I offer free consultations and will review your case with you, free of charge. Call or fill out the form on this page to schedule your 30-minute complimentary consultation.