Orange County Probation Violation Lawyers
Defense Attorney in Orange County, California
If you have been accused of violating a term of your probation it is important that you contact an experienced probation violation lawyer. A probation violation is a serious criminal offense that could result in additional jail time, additional time on probation, and additional terms. You will need an experienced criminal defense lawyer on your side if you have been accused of a violation of probation in or around Orange County, California.
Criminal Defense Attorney Scott D. Hughes has successfully handled probation violation cases for clients throughout Orange County. He understands the seriousness of these charges and will work to keep you out of jail and get you reinstated on probation. When you work with criminal defense lawyer Scott D. Hughes, you will have a talented legal professional on your side to help ensure that you do not receive additional punishment.
How Can You Violate Your Probation?
When a defendant is placed on probation in California, he or she must follow the specific terms of probation in order to avoid additional jail or other penalties. Some of these terms may include:
- Formally reporting to a probation office
- Attending a drug and/or alcohol treatment program
- Paying fines and fees
- Staying away from certain locations or protected persons
Violating any of these terms may result in a probation violation charge based upon the referral to court from a probation officer or program counselor's account of the events. However, a person on probation has the right to challenge the allegations of a probation violation and can present evidence of compliance with the terms in court.
Orange County Probation Violation Probation Violation Lawyer Scott D. Hughes
When a person has been charged with a probation violation, it is imperative that the person consult a skilled Orange County Probation Violation Criminal Defense Attorney. A criminal defense lawyer can get involved immediately and provide insight and direction before the matter gets referred to Court. Additionally, an Orange County probation violations attorney can negotiate with judges to reduce of dismiss the probation violation charges.
Scott D. Hughes, an Orange County probation violations attorney and lawyer has represented many clients who were facing convictions for probation violations and harsh legal penalties. With his help, clients have been able to fight their probation violation charges and obtain successful outcomes in court. Scott D. Hughes, Orange County criminal defense lawyer, is an aggressive and professional litigator who is ready to help you.
If you have been charged with a probation violation in Orange County or the surrounding areas, and you would like to speak with a qualified criminal defense attorney, call Scott D. Hughes at (714) 987-2671.
Criminal Defense lawyer Scott D. Hughes provides representation to individuals in the following cities:
Aliso Viejo, Anaheim, Brea, Buena Park, Costa Mesa, Cypress, Dana Point, Fountain Valley, Fullerton, Garden Grove, Huntington Beach, Irvine, La Habra, La Palma, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, Laguna Niguel, Laguna Woods, Lake Forest, Los Alamitos, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Orange, Placentia, Rancho Santa Margarita, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Santa Ana, Seal Beach, Stanton, Tustin, Villa Park, Westminster, and Yorba Linda.
Additionally, the Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes represents individuals in Los Angeles, Riverside and San Bernardino Counties.
Call the Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes immediately for your free Probation Violation consultation at (714) 987-2671.