Certified Criminal Law Specialist Proudly Representing San Jose & Palo Alto Clients
The California criminal justice system can be frightening and intimidating, especially if you don’t know what to expect from the process. Suddenly, you future is out of your hands, and you are anxious about what comes next. Working with a highly-skilled criminal defense attorney who is deeply familiar with the process and knows how to defend your constitutional rights is essential during this stressful time. Together, you and your lawyer will work hard to have the charges against you reduced or dropped entirely.
Jeffrey B. Hayden, Attorney at Law is a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.
For over three decades, he has successfully handled a countless number of criminal defense and juvenile delinquency cases, defending both adults and minors charged with drug crimes, DUI offenses, misdemeanors, and felonies.
Punishments for felony convictions are significant, carrying lengthy prison sentences and costly fines. We will explore all aspects of your case, striving for an outcome that allows you to get your life back on track. Whether you’re battling with the Three-Strikes Law or hoping for alternative sentencing options, we’ve got your back.
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If you have been accused of a crime, you need a smart, experienced lawyer to apply the best possible criminal defense strategy. Sometimes this means taking the case to trial. Other times, it may mean filing motions, conducting a thorough investigation, or simply looking for a compelling and effective way to explain your circumstances.
In evaluating your case, Mr. Hayden will take into account everything that led to the offense in a culturally relevant manner. It may be that you were falsely accused, or that you have a legitimate defense, justification, or alibi. There may be mitigating factors—reasons for which the offense, even if committed, should not be treated harshly. Finally, there may be a need to make the focus not just what happened, but who was involved. Simply put, Jeffrey B. Hayden, Attorney at Law can present you as a human being worthy of a second chance to the court and prosecution alike.