Criminal Defense Attorney Rancho Cucamonga

Burga Law Firm PC can represent you at various stages of your case. Whether you need help from the beginning of the case or need us to take over your ongoing case, we are ready to protect your rights.

DUI (Driving Under the Influence)

Are you being charged with a DUI (Driving Under the Influence) case? Life can get complicated from one day to another after being charged with a DUI. The worries of losing your job, having your license suspended or revoked, having to serve time in jail or pay fines can put a toll on anyone. You probably weren’t even drunk, or if you were drunk you weren’t even driving. Therefore you do not deserve to be charged with Driving Under the Influence. Whether it is your first DUI, second DUI or even third and while in probation, whatever your situation is, we can handle it. Call our office at Burga Law Firm PC. We serve Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Riverside, and Orange Counties.

We’ll answer your questions during our first meeting, and let you know what we can do for you. Let our Rancho Cucamonga DUI Defense Attorneys solve your case so you can live without stress.

FELONIES

Charged with a Felony? Felonies are the most serious California offenses. This charge carries a sentence of more than 1 year in a California State Prison or death penalty. There are also several rights that you’ll lose for becoming a convicted felon. It can make your life more complicated. You could be denied employment in certain types of jobs. Click here to learn more about Felonies in California.

MISDEMEANORS

Charged with a Misdemeanor? This charge carries a penalty of up to a year in county jail. It is less serious than a felony. Depending on the charge, it carries a monetary fine, along with having to serve time. We have successfully negotiated misdemeanor charges down to infractions. We have even obtained dismissals for our clients. Don’t plead guilty without first calling Burga Law Firm PC.

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

If you have been charged with a domestic violence crime, you should hire a criminal defense attorney. There are different types of domestic violence charges based on the type of relationship, type of injury, and your criminal history. If the offense is a serious one, it can be charged as a felony. The most common ones are Penal Code Section 273.5 and Penal Code Section 243(e). Click here to learn more about Domestic Violence.

PROP 47 MOTIONS

California voters passed into law Proposition 47, which created a new Penal Code Section 1170.18. This new law allows for individuals, who have been sentenced with certain felonies, to petition the sentencing court to reduce their sentence to a misdemeanor. Do you believe you qualify for a sentencing reduction under Prop 47? Give us a call. Burga Law Firm PC can help you get your felony reduction in courts such as Rancho Cucamonga, Riverside Hall of Justice, Pomona Superior Court, West Covina Superior Court, Los Angeles County Superior Court, Orange County Superior Court and more.

WARRANTS and UNPAID CITATIONS

Do you have an outstanding warrant in San Bernardino, Riverside or Los Angeles (Failure to Appear)? Sometimes people miss their required California Superior Court appearances. Whatever the reason was, it could come with some serious consequences. People, either out of fear or lack of understanding about the criminal court processes refuse to attend their hearing. Many people consult and ultimately retain a Rancho Cucamonga Criminal Defense Attorney Burga Law Firm PC. People can obtain a better result facing the judge with a lawyer.

A California arrest warrant is issued usually when law enforcement has reason to believe that criminal activity is occurring or has occurred. Arrest warrants are issued by a judge or grand jury. These can come by as a surprise to many. Most people never know whether a California arrest warrant has been issued. If you or a family member has been recently arrested, your next step should be to call one of our experienced attorneys at Burga Law Firm PC. Whether you need a Rancho Cucamonga criminal defense attorney or Pomona criminal defense attorney, we always provide a FREE initial consultation. If you have a bench warrant in Orange, Rancho Cucamonga, Fontana, Victorville, or Riverside call today and have our Rancho Cucamonga criminal defense lawyer quash it. Click here to learn more.

POST CONVICTION RELIEF

If you have a California Criminal conviction, don’t lose hope. We can help you obtain post conviction relief to make that conviction disappear. In some cases, if you are still in probation for the conviction, post conviction relief may be denied. However, our Post Conviction Relief Attorney in Rancho Cucamonga can help you seek an early termination of your probation. Non-citizens may have more serious consequences such as deportation or inadmissibility issues due to certain criminal convictions. In this case, a Post-Conviction relief would a necessity. Click here to learn more about Post Conviction Relief.

EXPUNGEMENTS

Do you have a criminal conviction that you wish to clear from your criminal record? Give us a call and we can help you determine if you qualify. As long as you have completed probation requirements, if any, and have not been convicted of new crimes, you could qualify for a dismissal of your criminal conviction. Even if you have been convicted of a misdemeanor, you may still be able to clear your criminal record. Click here to learn more about Expungements.

PROBATION VIOLATIONS

Probation is an alternative to a jail or prison term. If you violate the terms of your probation you could be arrested. The result could be to serve your actual sentence in jail or prison. If you have been arrested for a probation violation, it is best that you are represented by an attorney experienced with probation violation hearings. In some cases, you may have been faithfully complying with the terms and conditions of your probation, such as completing court ordered courses; but for some reason, the course provider failed to file proof of completion or registration regarding the court ordered court. Don’t worry about having to explain yourself to a judge. Let Burga Law Firm PC handle this issue for you.