If you are facing a criminal charge, no matter how minor, you should talk to a defense attorney to fully understand your case. A consultation with an experienced attorney will help you to understand the charges placed against you, the defenses available, what if any plea bargains may be offered to you, and what you should do if you are convicted.
I was invited to speak this past Friday at the California Applicants’ Attorney’s Association (CAAA) Convention in Rancho Mirage, California. Over 1000 workers’ compensation attorneys and professionals were in attendance. This was CAAA’s 50th anniversary, so it was a special opportunity to applaud CAAA’s past accomplishments, as well as set a course for the future. (more…)