Case Dismissed After Motion to Suppress and Client Received All Grow Equipment Back

People v. J.H (2012) Torrance In 2011, police officers entered Client’s home unannounced and without a warrant. They claim they were investigating a burglary but there was no signs of forced entry or forced entry. Officers went through the entire home until they found the Client tending to his legally operating medical marijuana grow operating in his backyard. Police officers…

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Client Pleads to Misdemeanor Theft for Stealing 1000 Plants Cultivated By Another In A National Forest

People v. Creative Farmer (2010) Placer County Client was charged with possession for sale and cultivation of marijuana, as well as evading the police, after he and his cousins were caught stealing over 1000 plants cultivated by another in a national forest located in Placer County. During the theft, client attempted to evade the police but was eventually apprehended. In…

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Dry and Reckless for .08 BAC

(People v. J.T. (2012): LAX) What began as a random and routine traffic stop turned into a full-blown DUI stop leading to our client’s arrest. In the beginning the City Attorney’s Office, who deals with misdemeanor DUI cases in Los Angeles County, refused to give anything but a DUI. Our office shed light on the probable cause regarding the stop…

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Granada Hills Dispensary Plea To Misdemeanor; No Jail Time

(People v. M.M. (2012): San Fernando) Margolin and Lawrence successfully negotiated a plea agreement on the eve of trial. This case has been active since 2009 and Margolin and Lawrence were only retained in January 2012. Within weeks, our firm filed numerous motions to suppress, quash, and traverse the search warrant as well as various of motions in limine to…

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Allison B. Margolin Los Angeles Times Article

  On June 21, 2012 partner Allison B. Margolin wrote an opinion piece in the Los Angeles Times regarding the issue of profits with Medical Marijuana Retail Dispensaries. The firm of Margolin & Lawrence have been on the vanguard of defending Medical Marijuana Dispensaries county wide. Click here for full article.

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DUI ACQUITTAL

(People v. A. (2008): Bellflower, CA) – Acquittal at jury trial of DUI case where defendant refused blood alcohol test and allegedly told police he would not do it because of his prior DUI.

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Firm Overview

Our firm believes every individual deserves the best defense money can buy. No matter where you come from everyone deserves a fair shot. No one should be deprived of hiring the best attorneys. As a matter of professional courtesy the initial consultation is never billed to the client. However, once the parties make a mutual decision to proceed with a…

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Drug Crimes

Whether you are currently under investigation for a drug crime or have already been arrested, it is important to retain a skilled attorney for an adequate representation. California has some of the strictest narcotic laws in the nation, and the police and prosecutors involved in your case are not going to let you off easy. In fact, the prosecuting attorneys…

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