Practice Areas

Criminal Defense / All Options Explored

Mr. Leaños commits to exploring all options, including having the charges dismissed. Mr. Leaños has successfully had numerous cases dismissed when he negotiated for community service or volunteer hours. If the charges cannot be dismissed a client should pursue having the charges reduced, and alternatives to jail such as community service, volunteer work or house arrest. Many clients have been able to avoid doing jail time when a reasonable settlement has been negotiated between Mr. Leaños and the District Attorney’s Office. Clients have also been able to serve alternatives to jail that allows them to keep their jobs and attend school.

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For nearly 26 years, the law firm of Jaime Leaños has been helping clients charged with DUI/DWIs achieve the best possible outcomes in their cases. In our free initial consultation and going forward, we’ll work with you to undertake comprehensive discovery and research in your case. If there are flaws or weaknesses in the prosecution’s argument or your rights have been violated at any point, we’ll do everything possible to get your case dismissed.Learn More »

DUI Process

When you’ve been charged with DWI/DUI in California, it’s important to know the ins and outs of the process so that you can optimally work toward the best possible outcome. All too often those charged don’t fully their obligations and responsibilities. In their ignorance, those charged take actions that substantially impair their driving privileges moving forward.Learn More »

Vehicular Manslaughter

If you or a loved one has been charged with vehicular manslaughter in California, there may be innumerable issues of concern. These emotions and concerns are completely understandable and it’s exactly during these times of severe stress that it’s important to make clear and methodical decisions to arrive at ideal outcomes.Learn More »

Personal Injury

After being injured in a car accident, trying to sort through the legal and insurance issues while attempting to recover from your injuries can prove to be too much for many of us. An experienced personal injury lawyer who will protect your financial interests can offer great peace of mind and allow you to focus on getting back on your feet.Learn More »

Auto Accident

When you or a loved one has been injured in a catastrophic automotive collision in California due to someone else’s negligence, you need to partner with an attorney who is committed to doing everything he or she can to ensure that you obtain the compensation to which you are entitled under law. While no amount of monetary compensation can fully make up for the damages in catastrophic accidents, it can go far toward building a better quality of life.Learn More »