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      Fresno’s Best DUI LawyersFresno DUI Lawyer | California DUI Lawyers Association

      Our results-driven Fresno DUI attorneys are committed to seeing your case all the way through. Whether this is your first DUI offense, or you are facing felony DUI charges, there is no better choice for a qualified, highly-informed Fresno DUI lawyer than those in our office. We work with clients from start to finish, and remain motivated to achieve the best results possible for your case.

      The members of our law firm have years of experience in Fresno’s court system, and as members of the California DUI Lawyers association, we stand committed to being informed on all Fresno DUI laws that may pertain to your case. Don’t risk your case in the hands of an inexperienced Fresno DUI attorney – let our professionals assist you every step of the way – and be certain you are getting the representation you deserve.

      About Our Fresno DUI Attorney Jeffrey T. Hammerschmidt

      Fresno DUI Lawyer Jeff Hammerschmidt
      Jeffrey T. Hammerschmidt has been a licensed attorney for the past 23 years and has practiced in criminal law for 18 years. For more than 12 years Mr. Hammerschmidt worked as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of Fresno, where he served as President of the Fresno County Prosecutors Association. He also served as senior legal advisor to the Fresno Police Department, an agency of more than 800 officers, where he advised the Chief of Police’s executive staff on various legal issues.

      Mr. Hammerschmidt is certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a Criminal Law Specialist. He obtained this distinction in 1998. Less than 400 lawyers statewide are certified as Criminal Law Specialists.


      University of Missouri Columbia School of Law, Columbia, Missouri, 1987

      J.D. – Honors: Dean’s List

      Northeast Missouri State University, Kirksville, Missouri, 1983 – B.S. Major:  Business Administration

      Honors and Awards:

      Listed in Honors Edition of Cambridge Who’s Who

      Rated 10/10 by AVVO


      Professional Associations and Memberships:

      Fresno County Bar Association – Member

      American Bar Association – Member

      State Bar of California – Member

      Central California Chapter of National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1990 – Board of Directors

      Central California Chapter of National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1989 – 1990 – Vice Chairman, Board of Directors

      Central California Chapter of National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1988 – 1989 – Member, Board of Directors

      Criminal Law Section of the California State Bar – Member

      Criminal Law Section of the Fresno County Bar Association


      About Our Fresno DUI Attorney Mark A. Broughton

      Fresno DUI Lawyer Mark A BroughtonMark A. Broughton is a Fresno County criminal defense attorney who has represented men, women, and juveniles in state and federal court. He practiced law in San Diego for 17 years before moving to Fresno where he continues to practice criminal law in the San Joaquin Valley.

      Mr. Broughton has been licensed to practice law for the past 33 years during which time he has practiced criminal law. He was the chief defense attorney for a 17-attorney criminal defense law firm where he worked exclusively in criminal matters for nearly 15 years.

      Mr. Broughton has conducted over 200 jury trials in every type of case from DUIs; possession, sales and transportation of drugs, sexual assault and child molestation cases, domestic violence cases, assaults with deadly weapons and battery, “three strikes” cases, drive-by shootings, robberies and burglaries, criminal street gang cases, and attempted murder cases.

      Bar Admissions:
      California, 1978
      U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1978
      U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2003
      Western State University College of Law, San Diego, California
      University of California, La Jolla, California
      Major:  Sociology
      Classes/Seminars Taught:
      Trial Preparation, San Joaquin College of Law
      Trial Practice – Voir Dire Opening, San Joaquin College of Law
      Felony Sentencing Statement, Closing Argument, MCLE
      Honors and Awards:
      Rated 10/10 by AVVO
      AV Rated – Martindale Hubbell
      Professional Associations and Memberships:
      State Bar of California
      Fresno County Bar Association
      Pro Bono Activities:
      Judge Pro-tem Fresno Superior Court
      Mock Trial Attorney Coach
      Veteran’s Stand Down Volunteer Attorney
      Fresno County Criminal Defense Bar Association

      Contact Our Fresno DUI Attorney to find out how we can help with you specific Fresno driving under the influence case!

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      “FresnoThe key to having the best outcome in a Fresno DUI case is knowledge. Our Fresno DUI lawyers keep well-informed of the latest laws in the Fresno area, and know how to use these laws in your defense. We know the court systems in Fresno, how they work, and who to work with. Our relationships with the judges and prosecuting attorneys in Fresno actually work in your favor as we can negotiate the most favorable outcome to your Fresno DUI case possible.

      With years of experience in Fresno DUI cases, our lawyers know who to talk to and what channels to pursue when we take your case. You don’t have to worry that an unproven junior attorney will handle your Fresno DUI case – our highly trained, exceptionally qualified and successful Fresno DUI attorneyshave the experience you need to feel confident that your case is being handled in the very best way possible.

      The Fresno DUI Defense Firm represent clients charged with DUIs in the city of Fresno and surrounding areas including Fresno County, Madera County, San Joaquin valley, Merced, Kern County, Kings County, Coalinga, Clovis, Madera, Bakersfield, Fresno County, Lemoore, Avila, Coarse Gold, Oakhurs.  We proudly serve those from Lemoore Naval Air Service, and those arrested in Sequoia National Park, Yosemite National Park and Kings Canyon National Park as well as those arrested for driving under the influence along highway 41, Highway 99, Highway 192 and Highway 168.  Clients charged with driving under the influence in Sanger, Paso Robles, Selma, Kingsburg, Porterville, Pismo Beach, Corcoran, Shaver Lake, Oceano Dunes, Tulare County, Mariposa, Bass Lake, Delano, Oildale, Madera County, Hanford, and Santa Maria as well as those stopped along highways including Highway 49, Interstate 5, Highway 180 can find representation with our qualified Fresno DUI Firm.

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      2445 Capitol St. Ste. 105
      Fresno, CA 93721
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