Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC

Attorneys at Law

Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC is a Bay Area law firm specializing in the defense of state and federal criminal cases. Our criminal attorneys handle criminal cases at both trial and appellate levels. The firm also is known for handling complex federal and state white collar matters as well as post-conviction habeas corpus and writ proceedings.

Office Locations

San Francisco Office

300 Montgomery Street, Suite 660
San Francisco, CA 94104
(Corner of Montgomery and Pine)

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Dublin Office

7567 Amador Valley Boulevard, Suite 302
Dublin, CA 94568
(Alameda County)

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Defendant receives DISMISSAL of Restraining Order

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Alameda County, HaywardSenior attorney Cherie R. Wallace successfully obtained a dismissal of a Restraining Order for a client out of the Hayward Hall of Justice located in Alameda County, California.

Defendant with felony sex charges facing 84 years to life sentenced to 1 year county jail with all charges DISMISSED except one

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Contra Costa County, MartinezDefendant was originally charged with several felony sex charges with life-tops. Attorneys David J. Cohen and Cherie R. Wallace diligently presented and pursued an aggressive defense for…

Defendant charged with serious felony sex offenses results in NO 290 REGISTRATION

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Contra Costa County, MartinezAssociate Michael J. Pellegrini, Esq. received a favorable outcome in a case involving multiple felony charges, including sex offenses and forcible rape, from a 30 year exposure…

Firm Owner David J. Cohen Appearing Before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, District of Hawaii

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The dedicated criminal defense attorneys at Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC tirelessly advocate for clients throughout the state of California in criminal matters at both the state and federal level.…

Firm Owner David J. Cohen and senior attorney Cherie R. Wallace appointed to Criminal Court Appointed Attorneys Program in Alameda County

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Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC is pleased to announce the appointment of firm owner David J. Cohen and Cherie R. Wallace for a second year as members of Alameda County's…

Ninth Circuit Reversed Conviction in Aguilar v Woodford

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The Ninth Circuit reversed a state court conviction where a prosecutor failed to disclose exculpatory evidence, and the court held that the California Court of Appeal’s decision to the contrary…

Oakland Mistrial

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When facing a mistrial or determining how to proceed after a mistrial has been declared, it is imperative to contact a criminal defense attorney who is experienced and knowledgeable of…

The California Department of Correction and Rehabilitation announced upcoming changes that will drastically reduce the use of solitary confinement

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The California Department of Correction and Rehabilitation announced upcoming changes that will drastically reduce the use of solitary confinement from SFGate

Associate Michael J. Pellegrini, Esq. on the recent United States Supreme Court Decision in Utah v. Strieff 579 U.S. ___ (2016):

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A note from our attorney Michael J. Pellegrini, Esq.In the case of Utah v. Strieff, the United States Supreme Court reached an important decision involving the Fourth Amendment's prohibition against…

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Bail Information

If bail has not been posted because you cannot afford it, we can argue for the court to immediately lower bail, or to lower bail at the first or next court appearance. We can assist with bail and release 24/7. It may make sense to have bail reduced before posting, potentially saving a lot of money. We can help you to get your bail bond premium reduced from 10% to as little as 7%. We can also help you work out bail bond premium payment plans.