Criminal Appeals

redwood City criminal appeals lawyer

Appealing A Conviction Or Sentence

At the Law Offices of Dean Johnson, I understand that everyone has the right to appeal their conviction or sentence. With 30 years of experience as an attorney, I understand the complex, technical appeals review process. I have also represented numerous individuals pursuing appeals at the state and federal level. With an office in Redwood City, I am also prepared to defend clients in the San Mateo and Santa Clara areas.

I have extensive trial experience as a former prosecutor and now as a criminal defense attorney. My insights and experience with jury trials allow me to evaluate your case from every angle. I can understand the specific regulations and guidelines associated with the appellate courts. I can help you pursue a reversal of your conviction and/or a reduction of your sentence.

Thorough Appellate Review

As a Northern California criminal appeals lawyer, I provide a thorough review of all appellate cases. I possess sophisticated knowledge of the appeals review process. I am committed to helping clients find relief from undue judicial mistakes.

At the Law Offices of Dean Johnson, I offer 30 years of litigation and trial experience. I know how to go over the record of a trial to get to the issues. I can evaluate your trial record to uncover errors, prejudice and other issues that may have affected the outcome. I can then draft an appropriate and effective appellate review tailored to your case.

Extensive Appellate Experience

I provide appellate representation in both state and federal courts.

My law firm also handles federal Habeas Corpus proceedings. I can evaluate your situation and provide representation tailored to your needs. I understand civil rights regulations and how to gather appropriate evidence to support your claim. I am committed to helping individuals pursue relief from unjust convictions or sentences.

Free Consultation

If you are looking for the best possible criminal defense representation, please call my law firm. I offer aggressive advocacy and unique strategic analysis. 

Call (650) 832-9446 for a free consultation, or reach out online.

  • “He Won Our Case”
    “Dean represented me in a civil harassment case with my lunatic neighbor. We couldn’t have been happier with the outcome! Dean totally exceeded our expectations. Thanks to him, we had a few great chuckles and could sleep a little better at night.”
    - Jon J.
  • “Cannot Recommend Him Enough”
    “I would like to commend Attorney Dean Johnson for his A+ legal services. He recently achieved the unthinkable—through his expert defense, he got the CA DMV to dismiss a .20+ BAC DUI for me.”
    - Anthony S.
  • “Best Lawyer in Bay Area in Criminal Defense”
    “Dean was a great lawyer and a caring friend by my side. The case was dropped against me after one year of exhaustive investigation. Hail to Dean for being there for me and making sure the justice is properly served.”
    - S.H.

Compassionate Counsel, Fearless Defense

Why Choose Law Offices of Dean Johnson?
  • Client-Centered Approach
    Your well-being is our top priority. We work tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for you, both inside and outside the courtroom.
  • Compassionate Advocacy
    We prioritize understanding and empathy, ensuring you feel heard and supported every step of the way.
  • Expertise You Can Rely On
    Backed by extensive legal knowledge and experience, we provide strategic defense tailored to your unique situation.
  • Trustworthy Guidance
    Building trust is at the core of what we do. You can count on us for honest advice and steadfast representation.

Contact Law Offices of Dean Johnson Today!

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