Criminal defense representation is a family tradition for us at Gibbons & Gibbons, A Law Corporation. Our attorneys share more than 60 years of combined experience and focus only on defending people who have been charged with misdemeanors and felonies. Our dedication and outstanding service have helped us build a strong reputation for legal excellence. We have a great success rate and are well respected in the judicial system as well as by our clients.
Gibbons & Gibbons is prepared to fight relentlessly in your defense, no matter how serious your charges may be. Our partners—not associates—handle our clients’ cases, so you can be sure that your case will be handled by experienced legal professionals. We are a trial firm and are always prepared to aggressively defend you before a judge and jury.
Our lawyers can investigate every detail of your case in order to preserve evidence and to build the strongest possible argument in your defense. We always think outside of the box in order to come up with creative resolutions. Anyone in need of capable defense should speak with a member of our team to learn how we can handle any kind of criminal case.
When you are arrested for a crime, it is easy to be confused about what to do next. Many of our clients come to us with various myths and misconceptions about the criminal justice process, and it’s easy to understand why. The weight of the state is coming after them. At Gibbons & Gibbons, our Los Angeles criminal defense lawyers can provide answers to help you move forward with your case. You are not alone, and there is hope for your situation.
Below, you can find answers to questions our clients frequently ask. During your free initial consultation, we will discuss the law as it pertains to your situation so you can get a clear picture of what to do next. With more than 60 years of experience and thousands of cases handled, we have earned a reputation for results-driven representation. We are confident in our ability to protect your rights and help you through these challenging times.
No. Police officers routinely try to coerce people into talking. They threaten them with warrants and other dire consequences. All the while, they claim that they have their best interests in mind. Simply put, they don’t.
We take on the complexities of both.
No. Regardless of the severity of the criminal accusations, we handle all aspects of your case. In fact, we are particularly skilled in defending people charged with sex crimes and homicides in Los Angeles and Orange County.
It is your first opportunity to enter a plea of not guilty, guilty, or no contest. Pleading not guilty will lead to setting bail. Guilty and no-contest pleas go directly to sentencing hearings.
Yes. You are still entitled to an aggressive defense from an experienced and knowledgeable attorney who can get charges reduced or overturn them entirely.
The most likely outcome is that your case will be dismissed. However, evidence obtained from your statement can still be used in court.
No. You have the right to remain silent under the Fifth Amendment while being interrogated. If a police officer continues to pressure you to waive your rights, request that you speak to an attorney.
Refusals have immediate and dire consequences, including automatic one-year suspension of your license and a possible jail sentence.
Prior to the start of trial proceedings, a jury is chosen with the requirement that they be fair and impartial at every step. Trials start with opening statements. From there, your lawyer will present evidence and members of the jury will determine if you are guilty or not guilty.
We are here to take your side and protect your rights. You don’t have to face your legal challenges alone. Contact an attorney at Gibbons & Gibbons to get started on planning your case.
Call (562) 372-6366 or contact us online to get started. We represent clients across Los Angeles in communities like Whittier, Bellflower, Downey, Hawaiian Gardens, Long Beach, South Gate, Bell, Bell Gardens, Paramount, La Mirada, Artesia, Pico Rivera, and Montebello.
Gibbons & Gibbons is a family of attorneys dedicated to defending people who are facing all kinds of criminal charges. Whether you are facing time in jail for a misdemeanor or time in prison for a serious felony, we can give our full attention and energy to your defense. Our attorneys are respected by clients and the judicial system alike.
We have a strong reputation for personal service and excellent results. Request your free initial consultation today to discuss your case with us and learn how we can defend you against any criminal charge. Our lawyers do not stop working until your charges are dropped or your case is dismissed or favorably resolved.