August 15, 2017

Criminal Defense for Felony Crimes

If you are facing felony charges, it is important to work with an attorney. These are some of the reasons why you should take the situation as seriously as possible and look for a lawyer who has experience in providing a criminal defense for felony crimes. Have Someone Who is On Your Side When you’re […]

June 16, 2017

Most Common Summertime Criminal Charges

Did you know that crime statistics vary seasonally? The hot weather brings with it not only a well-documented uptick in crime in general but also an increase in specific types of criminal charges. There are several theories behind this trend, one of the most popular being that the warm weather brings people together more frequently, […]

June 2, 2017

Insight Concerning Tiger Woods’ DUI Arrest and DUIs in General

Tiger Woods was arrested on suspicion of DUI early Monday morning. He was discovered behind the wheel of his vehicle with the engine running and a turn signal on. Even, though his vehicle was parked and he was not observed driving by law enforcement officers, he was still arrested. It is important to remember that […]

March 7, 2017

When Bad Things Happen, You Need a Fresno Criminal Defense Attorney

“Why do bad things happen to good people?”  It’s a question as old as mankind itself and we still do not have a good answer. If you have been charged with a crime or have reason to believe you are under criminal investigation, this may be a question you are asking yourself. The truth is […]

January 19, 2017

What Are The Dangers Of The Dark Web?

The dark web and criminal prosecutions have become a hot topic thanks to recent news pieces and documentaries. It is a provocative subject that intrigues a large portion of the population. The dark web’s nature lends itself to illicit activities because people think that they are immune to prosecution. Of course, many people have been […]

December 30, 2016

DUI Arrests Double Over New Year’s Holiday

The holidays are a time to celebrate. During all of the festivities, especially those concerning the New Year, drinking plays a heavy role. Authorities are on the lookout for potential DUI arrests, there is a heavy spike in this during the New Year holiday. The New Year can be a time for family get-togethers certainly. […]

November 15, 2016

Should I Plead Guilty To DUI?

If you have recently been arrested and charged with drinking and driving you might be wondering if you should plead guilty to DUI. Although you may think you are guilty, in order for the court to find you guilty of DUI, the prosecutor must prove beyond a reasonable doubt that you were above the legal […]

October 10, 2016

What To Say If An Officer Asks If You Know Why You Were Pulled Over

Just about every driver that has had their driver’s license for a significant amount of time has been pulled over by law enforcement at least once. It can be quite alarming and can make driver nervous and anxious even if they believe they have done nothing wrong. Other drivers may know that they are being […]

July 22, 2016

Domestic Violence Defense And The Subpoena Process

Often, in domestic violence defense matters, subpoena issues, service of subpoenas, and penalties regarding a witness not appearing after being served with a subpoena, play an important role in the defense strategy. Failure of witnesses to show up in court can mean that there is little or no evidence for the prosecution to present and […]

February 11, 2016

Attorney Jeff Hammerschmidt Comments on California’s Gun Confiscation Program

Attorney, Jeffery T. Hammerschmidt, comments on California’s gun confiscation program in the following article by Eyewitness News: “Eyewitness News Investigates a controversial state gun confiscation program that went online back in 2007.  It’s mission is to take guns away from criminals and those with severe mental illness.  Recently, the program launched a local man into […]