Paula Drake | Tustin Criminal Lawyer | California
It is our goal to provide a vigorous, individualized defense
for our clients.
Criminal, DUI-DWI, Felony, Misdemeanor, White Collar Crime, Juvenile Delinquency and Dependency; Sex Crimes; Domestic Violence; Child Abuse; Prostitution; Drug Offenses; Strike Offenses; Assault and Battery; Homicide; Weapons; Theft Offenses and Burglary; Robbery; Extradition; Expungements, Record Sealing, Prop. 47 issues, Certificates of Rehabilitation/Pardon; Probation and Parole Violations; Sentence Modifications; Warrants; Pre-filing investigations; Victim Advocacy; Administrative matters (DMV, Professional License Disciplinary Matters, School Disciplinary Matters).
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Bad things really do happen to good people. If you find yourself, a friend, or a family member being accused of a crime or under investigation - time is of the essence. You need an experienced, aggressive attorney immediately.
Contact The Law Offices of Paula Drake for your immediate protection, personalized attention, and best defense.
|Owner/Senior Partner||Law Offices of Paula Drake||Orange County; Los Angeles County, Inland Empire; Palm Springs, CA||1990-Present|
|Deputy Public Defender||Orange County Office of the Public Defender||Orange County, California||1986-1990|
|Western State University College of Law||J.D.||Law School||1985|
|University of California at Los Angeles||Bachelor||Political Science||1977|
|State / Court||Date|
- Current and Prior Memberships: California Public Defenders Asso.; California Attorneys for Criminal Justice; Orange County Women Lawyer's Asso.; Los Angeles County Women Lawyer's Asso.; American Bar Asso.; Beverly Hills Bar Asso.; Los Angeles County Bar Asso.; Orange County Bar Asso.; WSU Alumni Asso.; UCLA Alumni Asso.; ICDA, Los Angeles County
Honors & Awards
- WSU: American Jurisprudence Awards: Constitutional Law, Civil Procedure, Professional Responsibility
Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities; Honors Moot Court; National Deans List; Honor Roll
Law Review, Executive Editor, Note Editor, Associate Editor; recipient Outstanding Editor Award
Employer charged with child molest and sexual battery against another employee: not guilty, jury
Assault with intent to commit gbi: not guilty, jury
Multiple counts rape/other: no filing after preliminary hearing
Robbery, second strike: reduced to grand theft, strike stricken, probation
Child molest, multiple counts, juvenile: all counts dismissed
Felony, furnishing drugs to minor: reduced to misdemeanor charge, dismissed
DUI with prior, high BAC: reduced to wet reckless, set aside suspension by dmv
Felony ADW: dismissed
2 counts misdemeanor 647.6: dismissed
Misdemeanor domestic violence: dismissed at arraignment
DUI with 2 priors: dismissed after filing speedy trial and 1538.5 motions
(This is only a sample of our successful results)
- Article, People v. Angeles: Independent State Grounds for Due Process Threatened, Western State University Law Review, Vol. 13, No. 1, Fall 1985
Note, California V. Trombetta: Holding Our Breath on the Duty to Preserve, Western State University Law Review, Vol. 12, No. 1, Fall 1984
Office Hours(Open Now)
Evenings And Weekends Available If Needed, By Appointment.
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|(1986) Licensed as Attorney in California. Verified with California Bar Association.||September 27, 2013|
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District: District 4
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17621 Irvine Blvd
Tustin, CA 92780
Our Tustin office is centrally located in Orange County serving Santa Ana, Orange, Tustin, Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Yorba Linda, Brea, Westminster, Stanton, Buena Park, La Habra, Fullerton, Placentia, Newport Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Beach, Costa Mesa, Irvine, Fountain Valley.
The Rancho Cucamonga office serves San Bernardino and Riverside areas. The Palm Springs office serves the Desert Communities.
Various locations throughout Los Angeles serve L.A. County, including Los Angeles, East Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, Hollywood, West Hollywood, Santa Monica, Pasadena, Glendale, Burbank, San Gabriel Valley, San Fernando Valley, Van Nuys, Pomona, Covina, Inglewood, Torrance, LAX, Long Beach, Downey, Norwalk, El Monte, Los Cerritos, Palmdale, Lancaster and other areas.
We also serve Ventura County and San Diego areas. Office hours vary by appointment and include evenings and weekends. You can call toll free 1-844-LAWDOGZ to schedule a free consultation.
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