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Newport Beach Criminal Defense Lawyer

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If you are being investigated for a crime or have been formally charged with any type of misdemeanor or felony in the Orange County, California area, you can find experienced and capable legal representation from a Newport Beach criminal defense attorney at the Law Offices of Scott D. Hughes. Getting legal advice from an experienced attorney is one of the most important steps you can take when you suspect you are being targeted in a criminal case.

By contacting the firm, you can get a straightforward assessment of where you stand and what to expect, as well as a vigorous protection of your legal rights. Whether you are facing charges connected with a violent crime, a DUI, or a white collar crime, Attorney Hughes will give your case the one-on-one attention it deserves and will take every legal measure to help you achieve the best outcome possible, based on the facts of your case.

The firm serves clients throughout Orange County, including:

Let a Newport Beach Criminal Defense Attorney Help You

In any criminal case, it is crucial that you take immediate action in your defense. Your freedom, your good name, and your future may be at risk. Especially in cases where you face the potential of jail or prison time, you will want a competent attorney working on your behalf to minimize such adverse consequences. Avoiding a criminal conviction should be your main priority, since a criminal record can negatively affect your future in the areas of educational and career opportunities, housing, and professional licenses.

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  • California's Super Lawyers® Rising Stars SM for 2015
  • Ranked a Top Attorney by Los Angeles Magazine in 2012
  • Preeminent Client Rating on Martindale-Hubbell
  • Former Marine Military Police Officer
  • Free Case Consultations
  • Superb Rated on Avvo