Okabe & Haushalter is an experienced criminal defense firm that provides aggressive representation in cases involving misdemeanor, a felony, and federal crimes. Attorney Mark Haushalter is a former prosecutor who uses his experience on both sides of the system to develop effective defense strategies and Ryan Okabe is the co-author of a highly regarded reference book on search and seizure.
We are an alternative lifestyle-friendly firm that is committed to helping our clients in every way that we can. If you have been arrested and are seeking legal representation, contact a criminal defense attorney at our office for immediate assistance. We offer aggressive advocacy in cases involving assault & battery, drunk in public, weapons charges, bribery, child pornography, child molestation, computer crimes, arson, fraud crimes, grand theft, hate crime and insider trading. Our firm also represents individuals charged with white collar crimes, domestic violence, manslaughter, murder/homicide, public corruption, RICO, extortion, forgery, embezzlement and tax evasion, and is highly skilled in DUI defense, sex crimes defense, drug cases and juvenile cases and appeals.
Criminal accusations can result in penalties that include jail time, fines, community service, court-ordered psychological counseling, mandatory alcohol or drug treatment, driver’s license suspension and sex offender registration. If you are found guilty of a violent crime, you could be facing years of incarceration in a state prison. Even if you are sentenced to probation for a first-time misdemeanor, you will have a criminal record that will prevent you from obtaining certain types of employment and professional licenses.
If you have been charged with any type of offense, you will want a defense attorney with a comprehensive understanding of criminal laws and courtroom experience who will pursue all of your legal options. We are firmly committed to providing our clients with the best defense possible and will take advantage of any opportunities that arise to seek a reduction in charges or case dismissal. If your case goes to trial, we will build a compelling defense and vigorously attack the prosecution’s evidence. We have spent many years developing effective strategies that can minimize your legal exposure and increase your chances of prevailing in court.
Contact a West Hollywood criminal defense attorney for qualified and effective legal representation if you have been charged with committing a crime.