Firm owner David J. Cohen received a favorable result out of Alameda County resulting in a 10 1/2 month sentence for 4 felony cases, including a 1st degree murder charge which carried a potential sentence of 25 years to life imprisonment.
Senior associate Cherie R. Wallace obtained a suspended sentence where client served less than a year in county jail in Contra Costa County in a matter consisting of multiple felony counts of conspiracy to commit murder and criminal threats.
Attorney Clint C. Christoffersen received a DISMISSAL in a civil lawsuit out of Santa Clara County where our client was part of a multi-defendant matter with multiple causes of action, including sexual abuse of a minor, negligence and intentional infliction of emotional distress.
Attorney Clint C. Christoffersen received a complete DISMISSAL out of Alameda County for a misdemeanor for a solicitation of prostitution matter where the client faced a potential sentence of one year in custody.
The Supreme Court banned non-unanimous jury verdicts for criminal cases in a recent Supreme Court decision. California already requires unanimous jury verdicts in criminal cases, so the decision applies to the remaining two states that allow non-unanimous jury verdicts. Call Bay Area Criminal Lawyers, PC for a free consultation at 415-390-3900 24/7.