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Defense Attorney – Former Prosecutor



Defense Attorney Richard Wagner should be your first call. Loss of liberty and social stigmatization (“loss of good name”) are at stake.

A former downtown LA prosecutor, Richard Wagner developed the unparalleled skill and talent to defend you from the unforgiving criminal justice system.

Time is of the essence. The Law Office of Richard Wagner is a Professional Corporation. Calls and emails are returned promptly. Clients are treated with respect and dignity. Clients are informed of significant developments in their cases.

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation, has enjoyed years of success defending clients in criminal cases, including:

Accessory to a Felony, Armed Robbery, Arson, Assault, Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Assault by Public Officer Under Color of Authority, Attempted Murder, Battery, Battery on Police Officer, Battery Against A Spouse/ Cohabitant, Bench Warrants, Brandishing, Burglary, Carjacking, Child Abuse, Child Endangerment, Computer-related crimes, Conspiracy, Contacting or Arranging to Meet a Minor for Sex, Contempt of Court, Contributing to the Delinquency or Dependency of a Minor, Disturbing the Peace, Disorderly Conduct, Domestic Violence, Driving on a Suspended License, Drug Charges, DUI, Elder Abuse, Extortion, Evading Arrest, Expungements, False Identification to Peace Officer, Felonies, Firearm Offenses, Forgery, Gaming, Grand Theft, Hazing, Hit and Run, Indecent Exposure, Joyriding, Lewd Conduct, Mail Theft, Manslaughter, Mayhem, Misdemeanors, Money Laundering, Murder, Obstruction of Justice, Perjury, Petty Theft, Pubic Intoxication, Possession of Controlled Substance, Possession of Child Pornography, Probation Violations, Prostitution, Reckless Driving, Resisting Arrest, Robbery, Shoplifting, Sending Harmful Matter to a Minor, Solicitation, Sexual Battery, Stalking, Threatening to Commit a Crime, Unlawful Sexual Intercourse, Unlawfully Causing a Fire, Trespass, Vandalism, Vehicular Manslaughter With and Without Gross Negligence, Vehicular Manslaughter While Intoxicated Without Gross Negligence, Violation of Protective Order.

Priority #1: Zealous Advocacy – Protection Of Your Constitutional Rights

Including your Constitutional Right:

  • to be represented by a California criminal defense attorney throughout all stages of the proceedings,
  • to produce evidence and witnesses on your own behalf,
  • against self-incrimination,
  • to testify on your own behalf,
  • to confront and cross-examine witnesses,
  • to a jury trial, where you would be presumed innocent, and could not be convicted unless 12 impartial jurors were convinced of your guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

Do not speak to anyone without your defense attorney's approval or knowledge. Do not speak to police, parole or probation officers, members of the press, or family members about pending or possible charges without your criminal defense lawyer present. Your calls or visits may be overheard by jail authorities, bondsmen, or snitches.

Some highlights of Richard Wagner's non-DUI criminal defense victories include:

A complete dismissal of felony charges for his client facing significant state prison time and lifetime drug registration accused by the San Bernardino District Attorney of second-degree commercial burglary, transportation of marijuana for sale, and possession of marijuana for sale in the San Bernardino Superior Court.

ᐅ Richard Wagner persuaded the LA District Attorney to dismiss serious felony sex charges in Bellflower, avoiding long-term prison and lifetime sex registration for his client.

DA reject – case not filed in Orange County, Harbor Justice Center, Newport Beach for client investigated for unlawful sexual intercourse.

No jail/prison time for client prosecuted by Los Angeles District Attorney Office for multiple counts of felony possession of obscene matter depicting minors engaging in or simulating sexual conduct Penal Code 311.11 and possession of an assault weapon.

If you are under investigation, accused of, arrested for, or charged with any crime in Southern California, you should have a free confidential consultation with well-respected defense attorney Richard Wagner ASAP.  Contact The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation, or Call 714-721-4423 to get straightforward and honest advice.