San Diego Criminal Lawyer
Aggressive and Affordable Legal Representation!Welcome to the Law Offices of David M. Boertje. Our attorneys practice criminal defense and represent criminal defense clients all over San Diego, California. We will provide you with excellent legal service at an affordable rate.
Our law firm handles all misdemeanor and felony criminal cases including:
Our office is dedicated to protecting the freedom, constitutional rights, record, and reputation of each of his clients. Our attorneys will handle every aspect of your criminal case so that you won't have to. Our criminal defense lawyers are result oriented and have received numerous successful results including case dismissals, not guilty verdicts, reduced charges and favorable plea bargains.
If you or someone you love has been accused of committing a crime, you undoubtedly have a number of concerns and questions:
- Should I take a plea bargain?
- Should I go to trial?
- Can I win my case at trial?
- Can I afford an attorney?
- Will hiring my own attorney affect the outcome of my case?
- Will I go to jail?
We will offer you personal attention and aggressive legal representation in order to obtain the best outcome possible for you. Our attorneys will give you the information that you need so that you can make an informed decision about how to proceed with your case.
Our law firm is fearless when it comes to fighting for your rights. We will conduct a complete investigation into the circumstances surrounding your case. We will develop creative defenses. We will uncover any evidence that can help us win your case.
Our lawyers argue bail hearings and do bail motions, discovery motions, evidence suppression motions, and motions to disclose police officers' backgrounds. We serve subpoenas, gather evidence, and secure witnesses. We will do anything and everything to win your case. If you believe that you are about to be arrested, hire us before the arrest takes place. We might be able to stop the arrest from happening.
Our legal fees are affordable, and we accept all credit cards. We can also work out a special payment arrangement if necessary.
Usually, you will be charged a flat fee for each stage of your case's proceedings. In felony cases, there is a flat fee for attorney work up until the preliminary hearing and another fee for services rendered from the time of the preliminary hearing and through the trial. In misdemeanor cases, there is a flat fee before the trial and another fee if the case goes to trial. If your case does not reach the trial stage, then you won't pay us for our trial services. This pay structure allows us to keep your costs down.
With offices in Carlsbad and San Diego, the Law Offices of David M. Boertje handles cases all over San Diego County.
David M. Boertje
David M. Boertje, Esq., has dedicated his professional life to defending those accused of crimes and has personally handled hundreds of criminal cases. Mr. Boertje is experienced in handling all misdemeanor and felony cases including DUI defense, domestic violence, theft crimes, white collar crimes, drug crimes, probation violations, violent crimes, strike cases, and murder. Mr. Boertje has obtained successful results for many of his clients including case dismissals, not guilty verdicts, reduced charges, and favorable plea bargains.
Mr. Boertje has received some very impressive results for his clients, including:
- DUI's - multiple cases where charges not filed, mutliple cases dismissed, not guilty verdicts, multiple felony DUI's reduced to misdemeanors
- Domestic Violence - multiple cases where charges not filed, multiple dismissals
- Assault and Battery - not guilty verdict
- Felony Fraud Charges - multiple cases dismissed
- Felony Grand Theft Auto - case dismissed
- Robbery and Felony Battery - case dismissed
- Felony DUI causing Serious Bodily Injuries - case dismissed
- Possession of Illegal Drugs - multiple cases dismissed
- 1st Degree Murder - reduced to involuntary manslaughter, client received 6 years, was facing mandatory 50 years to life if convicted of 1st degree murder
- Additional Case Results
Mr. Boertje received his Juris Doctor degree at the University of San Diego School of Law where he focused on criminal law, trial advocacy, and litigation. During law school he also served as President of the Criminal Law Society. Prior to forming the Law Offices of David M. Boertje, Mr. Boertje interned with the San Diego County Public Defender’s Office.
David is admitted to practice in California and is an active member of the California Bar Association, the American Bar Association, and the San Diego County Bar Association.
*Please note, that the above results are a list of some of Mr. Boertje's favorable results and do not constitute a guarantee or prediction as to the outcome of future cases.