Orange County Homicide Lawyer
Murder & Manslaughter Defense
Homicide is the act of killing another human being. If you are found guilty
of homicide in California, you could face a life sentence in prison, or
even the death penalty. When you are being prosecuted for homicide, your
own life may be on the line and you cannot afford to take any chances
with the outcome of your case. A skilled
Orange County criminal lawyer from our firm is ready to begin working immediately on an effective
criminal defense strategy to protect your rights, freedom, future and life.
The team at the Law Offices of Jacqueline Goodman is dedicated to defending
the rights of the accused and we know how stressful and frightening this
experience may be for you and your family. We will stand by you throughout the
criminal process, advising you of your rights and fighting aggressively to help you secure
a favorable outcome.
Attorney Jacqueline Goodman has extensive knowledge of the complexities involved in defending charges
of manslaughter or even first degree murder. She carries out intensive
investigations involving DNA, pathology, ballistics, toxicology and other
areas of forensic science. As a trial attorney with a proven track record
of success, she is a formidable force in the courtroom and is prepared
to fight to the end for her client. Our team recognizes the value of human
life and finds compassion for every individual we represent.
Orange County Homicide Charges
We're prepared to take on any case which falls under the "homicide"
The intent of the accused typically directs the classification and degree
of the crime, as a premeditated homicide will be charged as murder, while
an accidental killing or one which is committed in the "heat of the
moment" will be labeled as manslaughter. Any type of homicide charge
places your future at risk, and it is vital that you take action now to
defend your rights.
If you are under investigation for murder or manslaughter,
contact our firm for dedicated legal representation.