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Aggressively Fighting for You

Scott C. Thomas protects your rights against serious charges.

Mission Viejo, CA 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.

Looking for a Mission Viejo, CA Defense Attorney?

Being charged with a crime in Mission Viejo, California, is a serious matter with far-reaching implications. This is especially true if you are convicted. A conviction can result in a prison sentence, probation, and a criminal record that can affect your ability to get a job, housing, etc.

That is why it is so important to have an experienced Mission Viejo criminal defense lawyer on your side.

When you retain the services of Scott C. Thomas, Attorney at Law, you can be confident that you have an advocate who is committed to protecting your rights and fighting for the best possible outcome in your case.

No matter what charges you are facing, Mr. Thomas will thoroughly investigate your case and work tirelessly to get the charges against you dismissed or reduced. Make a call or fill out our online contact form today to schedule an initial consultation with Mr. Thomas.

What To Do If You Are Charged With a Crime In Mission Viejo

If you are charged with a crime in Mission Viejo, the most important thing you can do is to exercise your right to remain silent and contact an experienced criminal defense lawyer right away.

Do not say anything to the police or anyone else until you have spoken with an attorney. Anything you say can and will be used against you in court.

The sooner you contact a lawyer, the better your chances of achieving a favorable outcome in your case.

Why You Need A Criminal Defense Lawyer

A criminal defense lawyer can provide you with the legal guidance and representation you need to protect your rights and achieve the best possible outcome in your case.

  • Your lawyer will investigate your case, identify any weaknesses in the prosecution’s case against you, and build a strong defense on your behalf.

  • Your lawyer will also negotiate with the prosecutor to get the charges against you reduced or dismissed. If your case goes to trial, your lawyer will fight for you in court.

You should not try to handle your own criminal case. The law is complex, and the consequences of a conviction are serious.

Mission Viejo Criminal Defense Services

At Scott C. Thomas, Attorney at Law, we provide comprehensive criminal defense services to clients in Mission Viejo and the surrounding communities.

These include:

  • DUI/DWI: Charges concerning driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol or driving while intoxicated.

  • Drug Crimes: Charges related to the possession, sale, distribution, manufacture, or cultivation of illegal drugs.

  • Violent Crimes: Charges involving violence, such as assault and battery, domestic violence, kidnapping, and murder.

  • Sex Crimes: Charges stemming from sexual offenses, including rape and sexual assault.

  • Theft Crimes: Charges related to theft, burglary, and robbery.

  • White Collar Crimes: Charges involving fraud, embezzlement, money laundering, and other nonviolent offenses.

Schedule a Consultation with Mission Viejo Criminal Defense Attorney

Time is of the essence if you have been charged with a crime in Mission Viejo, California.

Let Scott C. Thomas, Attorney at Law, put his experience and skill to work for you. Call us today or fill out our online contact form to schedule an initial consultation with Mr. Thomas.

Free Case Evaluation

Mission Viejo, 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 felony 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.”

Practice Areas

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

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 949-763-4228

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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