Van Nuys Firearm Offense Attorney
Firearm Offense Lawyer Serving San Fernando Valley
There are some people that just can not be in possession of a firearm lest they be charged with a firearm offense.
If you are a felon, a person convicted of certain misdemeanor offenses, a person who is addicted to narcotics, a person who suffers from mental illness, or a person who is a minor and you are in possession of a firearm, you will be charged with a crime.
There are a numerous California gun laws and each California gun law carries its own penalties. Some are charged as misdemeanors; some as felonies; and some are considered wobblers, meaning that it may be charged as misdemeanor or felony depending on the circumstances.
Our Attorneys are not only aggressive but also skilled, knowledgeable, and experienced in the area of criminal defense. We guarantee effective representation if you choose to hire us as your criminal defense attorney.
Factors considered by judges to determine the penalty to impose are:
Whether the offense charges is being charged as a misdemeanor or a felony; the type of firearm that was used; criminal history f defendant; and whether the firearm offense subjects the defendant to any California firearm sentencing enhancements (which can add anywhere between 1 to 10 years in prison in addition to sentence received for underlying felony).
Any felony where you use a firearm will be considered a strike under the California Three Strikes Law.
We understand these are serious charges and as your Van Nuys Criminal Attorney we do everything we can to get you the best possible results.
If you are facing a firearm offense in California, contact us immediately and set up a free consultation.