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Top Mojave Criminal Defense Lawyers
If you are looking for a lawyer to appear in Court for you on a case
you have in Mojave Court, you have come to the right place.
Attorney Matthew Ruff has been representing good people in this
Court for 25 years and he knows the ins and outs of the local
judiciary, from the DA, to the bailiff to the Judge hearing your matter,
he has years of experience to help you get out of the mess you are
facing. Also, when you hire us WE GO TO COURT FOR YOU in
Perhaps the most common cases we handle in Mojave Court are
traffic matters involving excessive speed, reckless driving, DUI,
drunk driving and driving on a suspended license. Not many people
know it but these cases can be beat using legally recognized
defenses and showing mistakes in police work and the insufficiency
of the evidence.
We are very experienced in handing cases in the Mojave Court.
Over the past decade our firm has successfully defended persons
charged with crimes in the Mojave Superior Court. The Court is
part of the east Kern County Branch Court and serves the cities of
China Lake Naval Station Mojave, Edwards Air Force Base,
California City, Boron, Rosamond, Tehachapi, the Mojave Desert,
Lake Isabella, Kernville, Ridgecrest and Cantil. The Mojave Court
is comprised of two Courtrooms and is presided over by one
supervising Judge and two Court Commissioners. Many of the
cases before the Court are from CHP vehicle stops on Highway 58
or the 14 and involve persons simply "passing through" on their way
to Las Vegas, Lancaster, Bakersfield, Ridgecrest or other parts of
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We also handle arrests by the Kern County Sheriffs Department in
one of the National Parks or on Edwards AFB. In one recent case
Matt represented a client arrested for DUI while on her way to Las
Vegas. She lived in Arizona and couldn't travel to Court so Matt
appeared for her and was able to negotiate a reduction of th
charges that didn't require California DUI classes and she never
had to return to Court. Its cases like this that we have been doing
for over two decades.
Recent Case Results
Our Firm was hired by a client from Los Angeles who was issued a
tcicket for driving over 100mph through the Mojave Desert on State
Route 58. The citation carried a possible license suspension, 2
points on her license and a $2500 potential fine. Our lawyer went
to Court on her behalf and set the case for trial. At trial the attorney
made a motion to dismiss which was granted. The client maintained
her clean record.
Our Firm was retained by a client living in Tehachapi who was
arrested for a second DUI. The case involved a crash and a high
BAC. Our lawyer was able to negotiate a resolution for informal
probation NO JAIL and the client was able to get his license back.
The kinds of offenses common to the area are Drug Possession,
Marijuana, Cocaine, Methamphetamine, Heroin, etc., as well as
DUI, Drunk Driving, DWI, Driving under the influence, Driving on a
suspended license, speeding, driving over 100 mph, reckless
driving, child endangerment, commercial truck violations, log book
offenses, speeding, hazmat, Hazardous Materials Offenses, weight
violations, failure to appear and other vehicle code offenses.
In the last 25 years Matthew has had many success stories,
hundreds of dismissals, many acquittals and countless set asides at
the DMV for license suspension hearings.
Among the more recent Court victories is as follows: Our Top
Rated Mojave Criminal Defense Attorneys defended a client that
was arrested in Tehachapi for DUI. The lawyer appeared for the
client who was a wind farm worker and was able to persuade the
D.A. to drop the drunk driving charges which saved the client's
license and a blemish on his permanent record.
Contact us for a Honest assessment and evaluation of your Kern
County Criminal case. When you are making the important decision
of which lawyer you choose to handle your case it is important to
know that the attorney focuses on the area of practice your case
involves. We focus exclusively in the area of criminal defense, it is
not a "sideline" of business for us, it is our life's work and passion.
We fight the good fight every day to ensure our client's rights are
protected and not trampled over by zealous prosecutors and
dishonest police officers. We work together with other lawyers
including Torrance Criminal Defense Attorneys in cases where our
clients have pending matters in neighboring counties. We provide
the local advantage and give our clients the edge of years of local
In addition to the vast array of criminal charges our firm defense, we
also offer full service representation on all DMV matters such as
APS hearings for drunk driving cases, negligent operator DMV
hearings for individuals with excessive points on their driving record,
medical suspensions for various ailments the state considers
dangerous to driving, and Tehachapi DUI cases . We can refer
cases out of the area clients needing legal services beyond our
scope of practice. Our seasoned lawyers also defend DUI charges
in California City . We also clear holds on MVR and DMV records
that result from failure to appear in court for traffic tickets.
If you are looking for a Driving Under the Influence Lawyer in
Mojave you are definitely in the right place. Our Law Firm is ranked
highest in the nation for drunk driving defense and we are proud
members of the elite NCDD which is committed to excellence in DWI
defense cases. Our attorneys have the highest success rate at
both the DMV and the criminal case.
Our Top Rated Mojave Criminal Defense Attorney has earned the
respect and admiration of the Judges and District Attorneys office in
Mojave in light of the years we have been practicing criminal
defense and the fact that our office is local to Kern County, we
show up in Court for you and can present an effective defense,
utilizing all available resources, technology and scientific
advancements in DUI cases, radar speeding tickets, hit and run and
drug cases such as marijuana DWI.
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Matt Ruff and Alex Griggs, Mojave CA Defense Lawyers