El Centro, California, is home to over 44,158 people and is the largest city in the Imperial Valley. El Centro is the commercial center of the region and is known for its farming, manufacturing, and transportation industries. El Centro is also the largest city in the United States to lie entirely below sea level. It is a diverse city located just 19.5 miles from the Mexican border, 54 miles from Yuma, AZ, and 92 miles from downtown San Diego. Roughly 30.1% of El Centro residents were born outside of the United States and 85% of residents are citizens. Regardless of your citizenship status, every person is entitled to certain constitutional rights when charged with a crime in the United States, including the right to an attorney, the right to remain silent, and the right to a speedy trial. If you or a loved one are facing criminal charges in El Centro, call the Law Offices of David R. Silldorf today to learn how we will fight to defend your rights at all stages of your case.
Our attorneys are very experienced with the El Centro, San Diego, and Southern District of California federal courts. If you are arrested with a federal crime anywhere in the Southern District of California, you will likely need to appear at one of three court houses located in downtown San Diego or El Centro: (1) the Edward J. Schwartz U.S. Courthouse located at 221 W. Broadway San Diego, CA 92101; (2) the James M. Cater & Judith N. Keep U.S. Courthouse located at 333 W. Broadway San Diego, CA 92101; or (3) the El Centro U.S. Courthouse located at 2003 W. Adams Ave. Ste 220 El Centro, CA 92243.
Our office is conveniently located across the street from two federal courthouses in downtown San Diego. Many of our federal cases originate out of El Centro. There are several ports of entry nearby, including Calexico West, Calexico East, and Tecate. Our attorneys are very familiar with the El Centro and San Diego legal communities, including the judges and prosecutors who will be involved with your case. Regardless of the charges you face, you have the right to aggressively defend yourself against the government and fight your case. Call the Law Offices of David R. Silldorf today for a free consultation.
Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys in El Centro
Having an experienced and trusted criminal defense attorney who is familiar with both the local federal and state court systems will benefit you and your case. From the early stages of investigation and discovery review to later negotiating with the government or fighting for your rights at trial, having the right defense attorney can make a world of a difference in your case.
There are many different types of crimes you can be charged with in El Centro. From driving under the influence, importation of a controlled substance, to felony murder, it is critical to work with an attorney who has knowledge and experience defending against the specific charges you are accused of. No matter the case, criminal law is complex and the potential consequences, if convicted, can be severe. You want a lawyer who knows how to deal with your specific charges and the potential litigation involved with your case.
David Silldorf and his associates have over 45 years of experience defending people accused of all types of crime. From nonviolent misdemeanors to serious felony charges, our office will aggressively fight to defend your rights and try to get the best possible outcome for your case. We are available 24/7 and keep our clients updated on everything happening in their case. We will be physically standing by your side at every court appearance. We regularly visit our clients who are in custody so they remain actively involved, informed, and understand everything going on in their cases.
Our office firmly believes in the presumption of innocence, and that every person deserves the right to defend themselves, no matter the charges. Our reputation is to represent our clients fearlessly and aggressively, and we will do just that. Call the Law Offices of David Silldorf today for a free consultation.
Questions for Your Defense Attorney
Many people facing criminal charges in El Centro do not know where to start when looking for the right defense attorney for their case. When you call the Law Offices of David Silldorf for a free consultation, we will answer any questions you may have so you can feel confident that your case will be in the right hands. Here are a few good questions to ask when you are looking for the right attorney to defend your case:
- What do the charges against me mean?
- What are the possible outcomes I face?
- What will the case process be like and how long will this take?
- What is your experience like handling my type of case?
- How much will it cost if I hire you to defend my case?
- What extra investigation will likely be needed for my case and how much will it cost?
- What are my possible defenses?
- Who should I talk to, or not talk to, about my case?
- What if I’ve already talked to the police?
- Do I face potential immigration consequences because of my case?
Our attorneys will provide detailed and knowledgeable answers to your questions and explain exactly how our legal representation works. We want our clients to feel rest assured their attorneys are working tirelessly to achieve the best outcome possible. Our policy is to be straight-forward, honest, and open with our clients about exactly what is going on with their case. We will be there to guide you through every step of the legal process, from your initial appearances, preliminary hearings, and pretrial conferences, to fighting for your innocence at trial. Do not hesitate to call today so we can begin building your defense and start fighting for your rights.