Strategic Defense
From A Former Prosecutor

Case Results

Disclaimer: Each of the cases noted here is an actual case and the actual result. Every case is different. These are examples and are in no way to be interpreted as predictors of the outcome of any other case.

People V. C.F.
Date: July 2017
Charges:  Rape; Rape of Intoxicated Person; Penetration by A Foreign Object; Penetration by A Foreign Object of Intoxicated Person; Dissuading A Witness; Multiple Prior Strikes
Potential Outcome: 66 Years to Life
Outcome Obtained: Jury Trial.  Not Guilty on All Sex Counts, Credit for Time Served in Local Jail on Dissuading Charge

People V. T.D.
Date: April 2018
Charges: 16 Counts of Financial Elder Abuse
Potential Outcome: 13 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Not Guilty of All Counts at Jury Trial.

People V. J.J.
Date: August 2020
Charges: 3rd DUI
Potential Outcome: 1 Year County Jail
Outcome Obtained: Jury Trial Hung 10-2 For Not Guilty, Later Dismissed

People V. M. B.
Date: March 2021
Charges:  Kidnapping While Armed with A Firearm; False Imprisonment While Armed with A Firearm; Dissuading A Witness; Criminal Threats.
Potential Outcome: 21 Years 4 Months
Outcome Obtained: 6 Months County Jail

People V. J.S.
Violations Of Probation for Embezzlement
Potential Outcome: 4 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: 7 Days County Jail

People V. R.L and J.H.
Date: June 2021
Charges: Assault; Possession of A Firearm by A Felon, Strike Prior
Potential Outcome: 13 Years
Outcome Obtained: Case Dismissed

People V. D.W.
Date May 2021
Charges: DUI Causing Great Bodily Injury, Hit and Run, 4 Prior Duis
Potential Outcome: 6 Years 8 Months
Outcome Obtained: 1 Year

People V. T.H
Date May 2021
Charges: Possession of Child Pornography
Potential Outcome: 3 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: 6 Months Local Jail

People V. R.H.
Date: April 2021
Charges: Attempted Purchase of Firearm by A Prohibited Person
Potential Outcome: 3 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Misdemeanor, No Jail

People V. R.S.
Date: Fall 2020
Charges: Domestic Violence; DUI; Possession of A Firearm by A Felon
Potential Outcome: 4 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Local Jail

People V. M.C.
Date Feb. 2020
Charges: Attempted Purchase of Firearm by A Prohibited Person
Potential Outcome: 1 Year Jail
Outcome Obtained: Case Dismissed – Before Trial

People V. M.M.
Date August 2020
Charges: 14 Counts Of Child Molest
Potential Outcome: 11 Years 8 Months
Outcome Obtained: Jury Trial.  11 County Not Guilty, 4 Years 4 Months Prison (At 50%)

People V. S.F
Date: January 2018
Charges: Assault with A Deadly Weapon
Potential Outcome: 4 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Misdemeanor Probation No Jail

People V. C.Z.
Date: January 2020
Charges: Child Molest
Potential Outcome: 8 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Local Jail, Probation

People V. R.A.
Date: September 2019
Charges: Oral Copulation with A Child Under 10; Sexual Penetration of A Child Under 14
Potential Outcome: 33 Years to Life
Outcome Obtained: Felony Probation, No Jail

People V. J.B
Date: June 2021
Charges: Assault with A Deadly Weapon; Trespassing: Vandalism
Potential Outcome: 4 Years Prison
Outcome Obtained: Misdemeanor, 1 Year Informal Probation, No Jail

People V. C.D.
Date: August 2015
Charges: 4 Counts of Rape by Use of Drugs In 4 Different Places; 4 Counts of Unlawful Sexual Intercourse with A Minor In 4 Different Places; 2 Counts of Oral Copulation by Anesthesia In 2 Different Places; 2 Counts Oral Copulation of A Person Under 16 In 2 Different Places; Felony Child Abuse.
Potential Outcome: 24 Years 8 Months
Outcome Obtained: Case Dismissed

Disclaimer: Each of the cases noted here is an actual case and the actual result. Every case is different. These are examples and are in no way to be interpreted as predictors of the outcome of any other case.