If you’ve been arrested, what qualities do you want in an attorney? Your attorney should be trustworthy, for one. They must have experience in the field of criminal defense, and it beneficial to have an attorney who has been recognized for their quality. These characteristics and more can be found in the San Francisco criminal defense lawyers at Okabe & Haushalter. If you want to be confident in your legal representative, contact this firm. Any type of criminal allegation is a serious one, which is why you need serious representation no matter what your charges. When your future is hanging in the balance, trust Okabe & Haushalter with your case.
It is important for the firm you hire to have a good reputation, but the attorneys at Okabe & Haushalter have taken this one step further. Our reputation extends beyond San Francisco and even beyond the state of California. Our attorneys are nationally-recognized for their excellence in the field of criminal defense. In fact, Newsweek magazine included us in the list of Leading Criminal Defense Attorneys in 2012. Our attorneys truly are among the top in the nation. Wouldn’t you want this level of legal excellence in your corner?
Our firm has also played a large role in a number of high-profile cases. By their very nature, these cases are very complex and garner excessive media attention. This testifies to the fact that Okabe & Haushalter doesn’t back down from tough cases. In fact, we handle the cases that many other firms cannot or will not. Some of these high-profile cases include the Michael Jackson case, the Dream Board case and the OJ Simpson case. Because we became known for our involvement in these cases, many media news networks across the nation began to ask us to appear on their programs and give our legal commentary on some of the most prominent cases in the nation. Some of those news networks include CNN, KCAL, USA Today and the Associated Press.
There are many attorneys you can choose from if you’ve recently been arrested, but not all attorneys are equal. When evaluating criminal defense attorneys, there are certain things that will make Okabe & Haushalter stand out among the rest. For one, some of our lawyers have been included in the list of Super Lawyers®. This is a legal rating system that recognizes attorneys for their success in the field as well as their overall quality. Only around five percent are named to the list each year. Other awards include the “Top 40 Under 40” and 10 out of 10 “Superb” Avvo ratings. If you would like to see for yourself why Okabe & Haushalter is the firm for you, we encourage you to take the first step and contact a San Francisco criminal defense lawyer from the firm today!