Santa Barbara Violent Crime Lawyer

Arrested? Call a Santa Barbara Criminal Defense Attorney!

Have you been accused of committing a violent crime? In California and Santa Barbara County particularly, prosecutors are aggressive in their efforts to secure a conviction. They will also try to push for the maximum possible penalties for that particular type of violent crime. Your legal immigrant status could also be jeopardized if you are convicted of a violent crime.

If you have been arrested for a committing a violent crime, we urge you to contact our experienced Santa Barbara criminal defense attorneys as soon as possible. Appel & Morse evaluates every piece of evidence available to locate weaknesses in the case. WE can use that to assist you with your defense!

Why You Need an Attorney for Violent Crime Defense

With over 40 years of combined legal experience, we are a husband and wife duo, who knows how to build compelling cases in your defense. We know the various statutes in California concerning violent crimes specifically, including gang-associated types of crimes as well as the Three Strikes Law.

We handle a variety of cases, including:

We can form a defense that explores all of the various strategies and arguments, depending on the specific details of your case. Were you attacked and acting in self-defense? Was it mistaken identity? We can answer these questions and do the investigating for you!

Hire Our Team Today!

Violent crimes carry numerous penalties that could include significant time in jail, fines, and a host of other consequences. We want to protect you and prevent your future from being ruined due to a conviction. Let us assist you. Request a free, confidential case consultation with our Santa Barbara criminal defense lawyers to get started.

Call (805) 467-6060 or fill out our free criminal consultation form.

Hear From Our Previous Clients

Dedicated to Client Satisfaction
  • “Ian is awesome and I highly recommend him to anyone in my circumstance.”

    - Jeff E.
  • “He is the perfect lawyer for criminal cases. Thank you Ian.”

    - Anonymous
  • “MOST Patient & kind! Clients are a priority!”

    - Natasha

Why Choose Our Firm?

Here Are Six Reasons
  • Husband & Wife Duo Defending You
  • Flexible Appointment Availability
  • Former Deputy District Attorneys
  • Backed by 40+ Years of Legal Experience
  • Extensive Trial Experience on Your Side
  • Free Criminal Consultations Available

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