Tustin CA Criminal Defense Attorney
Aggressively Fighting for You

Scott C. Thomas protects your rights against serious charges.

Ladera Ranch Criminal Defense Attorney

Scott C. Thomas protects your rights against serious criminal charges.

A Former Prosecuter Aggressively Fighting for You

Scott C. Thomas protects your rights against serious charges.

Scott C. Thomas, as a Orange County criminal defense attorney, has worked on behalf of clients in Ladera Ranch, Orange County and beyond for over 10 years. His vast experience allows him to guide individuals facing felony or misdemeanor charges with confidence during Orange County court trials and legal proceedings alike. Each case is unique, which is why he puts forth his utmost effort to provide customized yet passionate representation every step of the way.

If you are under accusation of a crime, Scott C. Thomas is here to use his expertise and fight for your rights as well as represent your best interests. Do not hesitate to pick up the phone – dial 949-945-2085 or fill out an online form on our law office website today in order to arrange for a meeting that will be the starting point of this project.

Why You Need a Ladera Ranch Criminal Defense Attorney

If convicted of a misdemeanor or felony, you may have to face dire consequences such as jail time, costly fines, probation and more. The severity of the penalties imposed depends on the magnitude of your charges. When you reach out to our Orange County, CA Criminal Defense Law office, rest assured that we will be with your defense every step of the way. We will:

  • Explain what charges and repercussions you are facing in court,
  • Gather any pertinent evidence or witness statements,
  • Mount an aggressive defense on your behalf,
  • Build a solid strategy around your case to better your odds in court,
  • Ensure that you are treated fairly,
  • Maximize the chances of reducing your charges or securing a plea bargain by negotiating with prosecutors.

In addition, we will aid you in understanding and adhering to any pretrial release requirements that may apply.

We Provide Exceptional, Tailored Legal Representation with Care

At Scott C. Thomas Law Office, we are aware of the uneasiness a person may feel when dealing with criminal charges—whether felony or misdemeanor. Our priority is to ensure that your voice is heard throughout the legal proceedings and provide you with our undivided attention so that you can achieve an optimal resolution for your case. We will do all in our power to help bring about the most favorable result possible!

At our firm in Orange County, CA, we are proud to offer a variety of criminal defense attorney services. Specifically, these include:

Additionally, we are experienced in appeals and post-conviction cases.

Post-Conviction Relief

If you have already been convicted of a crime, Scott C. Thomas is your go-to source for post-conviction relief. We’ll analyze your case and determine if appealing the conviction or filing for habeas corpus relief to modify your sentence are viable options. Call our office now to begin the process!

Why Not Work with a Ladera Ranch Public Criminal Defense Attorney?

For those unable to secure their own legal counsel, public defenders are available to provide representation in court. Though well-intentioned, these attorneys often have a large workload, which can limit the time and resources they can devote to each case. When you hire private Orange County criminal defense attorney Scott C. Thomas, however, you will benefit from personalized attention throughout every phase of your trial from an experienced professional who will work tirelessly on your behalf!

Our criminal defense attorney Orange County, CA are prepared to vigorously defend your rights. Reach out today and get the justice you deserve!

Act quickly to secure your rights and liberty by scheduling a consultation with Scott C. Thomas, Criminal Defense Attorney! Dial 949-945-2085 now for immediate assistance, or connect with us online. We can’t wait to start defending your case – don’t delay any longer!

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What My Clients are Saying:

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Scott is the perfect blend of having your buddy help you through a tough time and a cutthroat attorney who gets results. Scott not only delivered a dismissal from a previous DUI case, he outdid himself once again and battled with the DA for nearly 18 months to get a pretty obvious DUI reduced to a wet and reckless. This man has saved my career twice, and I won't take the wake-up call for granted. Thank you, Scott!
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Scott Thomas is a wonderful lawyer and human being. He gets the job done and has all your best interests in mind. Works very diligently day or night to ensure that the case will be resolved.Scott is always available and embodies all the characteristics a great lawyer should possess. He cares about his clients and their families.
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Practice Areas

No matter the nature of your criminal charges, Scott. C. Thomas can assist you through the legal process.

Orange County, CA Criminal Defense Lawyer – Scott C. Thomas

Experienced former Orange County prosecutor Scott C. Thomas, now an effective criminal felony defense attorney in Santa Ana, protects your rights against serious charges.

With a specialty in first-time criminal defense, sex-crime defense, and DUI cases, no stone is left unturned to help you avoid a conviction and a series of harsh punishments.

“I have one goal: to provide clients with zealous legal representation to ensure their rights are not violated and that they are treated fairly before the law, while at the same time providing a shoulder for them to lean on, in their time of need.”

Criminal DefenseCriminal Defense

A criminal arrest, especially on felony charges can turn a life upsidedown, ruin a reputation, and put the defendant at serious risk for long-range punishments.

DUI & DWI DefenseDUI & DWI Defense

A local police or state patrol stop for suspicion of drunk driving shouldn’t be the end of the world for anyone — whether it’s your first offense or your third.

Drug ChargesDrug Charges

A guilty verdict in a criminal trial for methamphetamine manufacture or heroin trafficking can put you in prison for years.

White Collar CrimesWhite-Collar Crimes

Whether you are an executive or a receptionist, you are presumed innocent until proven guilty, and you have a right to your day in court.

Identity TheftFraud & ID Theft

In criminal law, fraud is a very broad category that includes a wide array of actions that many people do not even realize are crimes.

Violent CrimesViolent Crimes

A domestic violence complaint may have started with a “he said, she said” situation. Scott C. Thomas explores every strategy for having your charges reduced or dismissed.

First Time Felony Charges?

With so much at stake, if you face allegations of a violent crime, drug charge, sex crime, white-collar financial crime, or DUI/DWI, there is no substitute for having an experienced criminal defense attorney standing by to represent your interests.

Call Now 949-945-2085

If you feel that your rights were violated, leading to your arrest, we want to discuss your views in an honest, informative, confidential consultation.

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