Criminal Defense in Orange County
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Seal Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer

Securing Representation After an Arrest

After an arrest, it is absolutely imperative that you contact an attorney that you can trust. Without the guidance of a professional legal counselor, you can see yourself facing years behind bars, steep fines and a life with a permanent criminal record. At The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs, you can rest assured that your case will be in good hands. Attorney Gibbs has been practicing criminal law since 1983 and he has been able to assisted hundreds of clients in obtaining the best possible outcome for their cases. He is passionate about fighting for the rights of clients and he will never pass a case on to another associate. Each case that comes through his door will be handled directly by him. Every case deserves personal attention and when you work with an Orange County criminal defense lawyer from The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs, you can make sure that your case is receiving the dedication it deserves.

Criminal Arrest Statistics for Seal Beach, CA

The city of Seal Beach has a crime rate that is somewhat higher than the national average, but there are very few violent crimes. Data indicates that there are only about 30 violent crimes in this city every year. These violent crimes include acts such as assault, weapons offenses and robbery. Seal Beach is one of the oldest cities in Orange County, incorporated in 1915. The city has a relatively small population with about 24,000 residents. Seal Beach is located on the border of Orange County and Los Angeles County close to the city of Long Beach. Seal Beach is a popular destination for residents and tourist alike, especially in the summer months. The beach is known for sightseeing, fishing and surfing. The city may be relatively small in size, but the increase in visitors during the summer months could potentially draw more crime. If you have been arrested in Seal Beach, your case will be held in Orange County court, a system that this firm is very familiar with.

Although Seal Beach is a relatively small community, it is no stranger to crimes. It has been estimated that crime has been slowly on the rise over the past few years and theft and burglaries are some of the most commonly charged offenses. In the event that you or a loved one were arrested and charged with any crime, whether it is a misdemeanor or a felony offense, it is important that you take action to protect your rights and freedoms. Without the early intervention of an attorney, you could be facing immense complications. Because each case is so unique and the proposed penalties that you may be facing can differ immensely depending on your specific charges, it is always recommended that you contact The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs as soon as possible.

Proven Track Record for Success

Would you trust your future to an inexperienced attorney or public defender? Probably not. In the many years that The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs has been in operation, Attorney Gibbs has handled over 2,500 criminal cases and managed to get hundreds of those cases dismissed. If a case is not dismissed, working with his firm may be able to assist you in seeing a significant reduction in charges. Attorney Gibbs is not afraid to tenaciously fight for the rights of his clients and no stone will be left unturned in the legal process. From the moment The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs is retained, he will immediately begin preparing the case for court. If a case cannot be dismissed outside of a trial, you can guarantee that Attorney Gibbs will aggressively represent you in trial.

Are you ready to move forward with your case?

Time is of the essence when you have been arrested. Prosecutors will do everything in their power to quickly proceed with the trial and they will stop short of nothing to make sure that you receive the highest possible penalties for your case. You need an aggressive defender on your side who will advocate for your freedom and fight to protect your rights. The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs is the right place to turn. Past clients speak highly of Attorney Gibbs for his one-on-one personalized service, his outspoken demeanor in court and the confidence he has in helping clients obtain the best possible outcome for their situation. If you or a loved one have been arrested, you need to contact a Seal Beach criminal defense lawyer from The Law Office of Barney B. Gibbs today.

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