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Central California Criminal Law OfficeJames Wasson

At the Law Offices of James E. Wasson, we believe that everyone who is charged with a crime deserves a defense attorney who will learn everything they can about their client's case and their client's personal objectives. Regardless of the strength of a client's case, we lend all our strength to it.

We bring our clients more than 30 years of criminal defense experience. Our firm also draws upon the extensive experience of James E. Wasson as a Military Police Officer, Deputy Sheriff, California Highway Patrol Officer and Fresno County Deputy District Attorney.

With our well-rounded legal and law enforcement experience, we have seen enough in the wide world of criminal law to see your case through to its rightful resolution.

Our practice areas:

We defend all drivers to include commercial drivers, boaters and drivers of recreational vehicles. As a member of the select group of National College of DUI Defense Attorneys, DUI attorney Wasson stays current on all DWI law.  Mr. Wasson has also attended indepth seminars in the defense of the drinking driver at Harvard Law School, Los Angeles, Hawaii, and has most recently completed a seminar on the mastering of scientific evidence in DUI/DWI cases.

Mr. Wasson is also a Certified Instructor for the National Highway Traffic Safety Admininstration for DUI Detection & Standardized Field Sobriety Testing.  He provides actual training on current sobriety testing methods for other DUI defense attorneys throughout central California. In addition, Mr. Wasson is qualified to testify as an expert witness on sobriety testing in criminal court.

Domestic Violence
A domestic violence charge carries a social stigma and possibly fines, jail time, restraining orders, counseling for anger management, and loss of your right to possess a firearm. We help our clients put domestic violence charges behind them and get back to their lives.

Criminal Defense
California criminal defense lawyer James Wasson provides effective representation to clients in a wide range of criminal defense cases, both felony and misdemeanor charges.

Our goal in defending our clients is to know more about their case than the prosecutor and the arresting officer combined, and we work with each client to be as prepared as we are. For a high level of personal attention and professional diligence, contact the Law Offices of James E. Wasson for a free initial consultation to discuss your defense.

Weekend and evening consultations by appointment.
Credit cards accepted.

Law Offices of James E. Wasson

5151 N. Palm Avenue, Suite 100
Fresno, CA 93704
559-222-4888 (phone)
559-222-8583 (fax)

Based in Fresno, California, the Law Offices of James E. Wasson represents clients throughout the Central Coast and Central Valley areas, including Clovis, Oakhurst, Madera, Sanger, Tulare, Visalia, Paso Robles, San Luis Obispo, Santa Maria, Pismo Beach, Cayucos, Lemoore Naval Air Station, Hanford, Avila, Avenal, Corcoran, Merced, Grover Beach, Lemoore, Oceano Dunes, Bakersfield, Shaver Lake, Cambria, Avenal, Coalinga, Oakhurst, Lemoore, Bass Lake, Coarse Gold, Fresno County, Madera County, Tulare County, Kings County, San Luis Obispo, and Merced County. We also represent client charged with crimes at the recreation areas of Millerton Lake, Lake Nacimiento, and Shaver Lake.

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