Chula Vista Criminal Defense Attorneys
Known as the second-largest city in the San Diego metropolitan area, Chula
Vista is an ideal coastal city for many individuals, families, and entrepreneurs.
Home to many colleges and universities
— including United States University and Southwestern College
— Chula Vista is also where many young college students reside. Most of
these students are living on their own away from home for the first time.
Unfortunately, living life on one's own comes with risks. If you act
in a way that may put other individuals in danger, you may suddenly be
facing serious, life-changing penalties. If you have been arrested in
the city of Chula Vista, California, you will need a skilled
criminal defense lawyer who is qualified to defend your rights and represent you effectively in court.
Arrested for a crime in Chula Vista?
We know that few things are more frightening than getting arrested. Many
individuals come to us after being arrested for a first-time offense and
are scared of the consequences of a conviction. With the right representation
on your side, however, a criminal arrest can become a mere mistake of
the past and stay that way.
If you have been arrested for a
, the penalties can include:
- Permanent criminal record, resulting in difficulty applying for career
positions, denial of student loans or scholarships, or difficulty retaining
- Mandatory public sex offender registration
- Jail or state prison
- Excessive fines or payment of restitution
- Attendance of rehabilitation treatment for drugs or alcohol
Attorney Bill Nimmo has been named among
San Diego Magazine's "Best Lawyers," and Attorney Ray Gomez has earned an
AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®.
Our accolades, combined with our proven track record of successful trial representation,
are a testament to our ability to provide effective defense of your rights
after any type of criminal arrest in Chula Vista.
Chula Vista's Preeminent Lawyers
No matter where you are in San Diego County, we are ready to provide excellent
defense on your behalf. Call us today to schedule a free
case evaluation with one of the premier criminal defense attorneys in San Diego!
Contact Attorneys Nimmo and Gomez to learn more about the possible defenses for your case.