Commerce Criminal Lawyers

Farar & Lewis are the Commerce criminal defense team for you, with over 70 years of combined experience. Being arrested for a crime is a stressful burden, costing you time, money and possibly damaging your future. Farar & Lewis will defend your rights and see to it your future is protected, so call before it’s too late 800.615.6595.

With a former district attorney on your side, you have a partner that understands the prosecutor’s point of view and can find all of the flaws. We use our extensive knowledge of California law and powerful resources to defend our clients charged with the commission of a crime or under criminal investigation. Our effective strategies see to it that our client’s cases positively impact the judges, prosecutors and members of the jury, to prove your innocence.

We defend against many types of charges including:

Assault and Battery

Assault is an intentional threat or attempt to inflict bodily injury, placing a person in fear of bodily harm. Battery is intentionally touching the body of another, in an offensive or harmful manner, without consent.

Burglary and Robbery

Burglary is defined as first-degree with the intent of “breaking and entering” of an inhabited dwelling, occupied or abandoned. Don’t let prosecutors charge you with this if there is no forced entry.

Child Pornography

California laws make it a crime to engage in assorted activities related to child pornography. These laws are complicated and include producing, transporting, and duplicating or exchanging child pornography.

Sex Crimes

These crimes fall under the categories of rape, abduction, carnal abuse of children and seduction under California law. These laws are complicated and you can find yourself falsely accused by bitter or jealous accusers.

Counterfeit Substances

Counterfeit substances are defined as a controlled substance produced, fraudulently, in order to appear to be a different substance. Prescription medicine, as well as narcotics, are simulated and sold to unwary buyers.

Mortgage Fraud

California’s grand theft law covers many types of real estate fraud. Some specific forms of California real estate fraud statutes include: foreclosure fraud, rent skimming and forging real estate deeds.

Juvenile Crimes

If your child is accused of breaking the law, don’t let them go to adjudication or court alone. Let us help them steer through the preceding and avoid a juvenile criminal record.

Paraphernalia Defense

The term paraphernalia covers any item that can illegally inject, smoke or consume a controlled substance or narcotic drug. Controlled substances and narcotic drugs include: stimulants, depressants, hallucinogens and opiates.

Petty Larceny

Most petty larceny charges involve shoplifting cases. Other forms of theft covered under this law also include: theft by trick, embezzlement or theft by fraud.

Parole and Probation Violations

Parole or probation violation occurs when you break the conditions of your California misdemeanor probation or felony probation. A judge may reinstate the same conditions of your probation, change them or send you to jail.

Your Commerce criminal defense lawyers can help you in all of these charges. With a former district attorney on your team and our combined 70 years of experience, you get a defense team that is focused, driven and dedicated to your side of the story. We develop an alternate theory, based on the evidence, and prove your innocence. Call Farar & Lewis now, for a free case evaluation 800.615.6595