Criminal Defense Attorney Counselor

Client Testimonials

I met Joseph Smith several years ago. He successfully defended a friend who was unfairly prosecuted. Since then I have referred others to him…

John H.Orange, CA

Case Results

Client charged with felony child abuse with allegation of serious bodily injury. Client found not guilty after JURY TRIAL (honorable Susanne Shaw presiding)

Client Charged in U.S. District Court with assaulting a federal officer. Charges against client Dismissed after extensive negotiations with Assistant United States Attorney.

Client charged with multiple counts of robbery of Fashion Island jewelry store. Allegations of use of firearm, possession of firearm by felon, gang membership and taking over one million dollars value found not true after JURY TRIAL. (Honorable Patrick Donahue, presiding)

Client charged as third striker with possession for sales, possession of body armor by felon, possession of ammunition by felon, gang membership. Possession of body armor Dismissed, found Not Guilty of possession of ammunition after JURY TRIAL (Honorable Greg Prickett, presiding). Defendant avoids mandatory life term.

Client charged in Santa Clara County with felony domestic violence and felony assault. Charge reduced to misdemeanor after JURY TRIAL. Client received no jail time and no additional programs.