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DUI

The penalties for a charge of Driving Under the Influence (DUI) in the state of California can be severe. Because of the strict state laws and the range of possible consequences, it’s important that you work with an experienced legal team that is skilled at handling any type of DUI case.

Federal Crimes

Compared to crimes prosecuted in state courts, there are significant differences when handling a federal crime. Federal crimes can be complex, challenging, and lead to harsher penalties, which is why it’s necessary you work with lawyers who have extensive knowledge of the federal court system. We can help fight your case in federal court and give you the necessary legal guidance.

Sex Crimes

There are unique circumstances to every sex crime. In some cases, the accusations are outright falsehoods, but in all situations, both parties involved often have to deal with lifelong consequences. At Werksman Jackson & Quinn, LLP, we are committed to making sure that everyone is treated fairly within the law. We are dedicated to ensuring you get the representation that everyone is intitled to in a court of law.

State Crimes

Every state has their own unique laws related to different types of criminal cases. Additionally, there can be a fair amount of confusion regarding the differences between how a case is prosecuted in state court compared to federal court. Thanks to the experienced former state court prosecutors on our team, there’s no one better equipped to handle your criminal defense in state court than Werksman Jackson & Quinn, LLP.

Title IX

In recent years, several cases have been tried under Title IX of the Education Amendment Act of 1972 regarding alleged sexual harassment or assault on college campuses. Every educational institution has a duty to protect its students, and when another student or faculty member is accused of these serious crimes, there can be very serious circumstances. At Werksman Jackson & Quinn, LLP, we often provide criminal defense to students who have been accused of sexual misconduct by their educational institution.

Violent Crimes

Getting accused of a violent crime can upend your life. With your future and your freedom on the line, it’s critical to not waste a second in fighting your case. Our legal team of experienced Los Angeles violent crime attorneys can help you and make sure your legal rights are protected. Getting accused of a violent crime can upend your life. With your future and your freedom on the line, it’s critical to not waste a second in fighting your case. Our legal team of experienced Los Angeles violent crime attorneys can help you and make sure your legal rights are protected.

White Collar Crimes

White collar crimes encompass a wide range of potential charges, and each one can result in severe consequences to your freedom, your finances, and your professional reputation. With the complex nature of most white-collar crimes, it’s necessary to work with a seasoned Los Angeles white collar crime attorney who can help. Contact our team at Werksman Jackson & Quinn, LLP, to get started.

Writs and Appeals

If you’ve received a guilty verdict in your trial, you still have options. Once your trial ends, a knowledgeable Los Angeles appeals attorney can help you work towards overturning a faulty legal conviction and fight for your freedom.

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Recent Case Results

  • Complete Dismissal of Molestation Charges
    Attorney Mark Werksman’s 29 year old client was falsely accused of molesting two neighborhood children and was subsequently charged with felony child molestation, with a significant prison sentence hanging over his head should he be convicted. Instead, at the preliminary hearing Werksman was able to convince the court to grant his client a complete dismissal of any charges.
  • Decision Set Aside
    Client, a college student in a faulty Title IX case, was awarded $130,000 in attorney fees.
  • Probation with No Jail Time for Drug Money Laundering Charge
    Wilmington man accused in New York federal court of laundering drug money through the sale of laptop computers. Mark was able to get the case transferred to federal court in Los Angeles, where he convinced the United States Attorney to reduce the charges. His client was sentenced to probation with no jail time on a misdemeanor conviction.
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