In re S.S.
Area of Law: Juvenile Crimes
State Filed: California
Settlement: Plea to a reduced count
Client was charged with assault with a deadly weapon for attempting to run over someone three separate times. Client was in custody when Attorney Gardner was hired. After hotly contested detention hearing, she convinced Court to release client on house arrest. After extensive investigation revealed provocative acts by alleged victim, she obtained a plea to a reduced count. Client received probation. Client avoided further custody, a strike on his record, or the loss of his driving privileges for life.