El Dorado County Criminal Defense Attorney

Let Me Help Defend Your Rights & Freedom

Being accused of a crime such as DUI, drug possession, or theft is one of the most unpleasant experiences a person will ever have. Being treated unfairly by law enforcement or prosecution can make it seem even more unbearable. It is essential to have a lawyer on your side who will fight for your interests and make sure your rights are respected.

With the Law Offices of Rachel D. Miller in Placerville, California, you have more than an El Dorado County criminal defense attorney. You have an advocate who will fight to help you get the best outcome possible in your case.

Criminal Defense Is More Art than Science

While the practice of criminal defense law requires a disciplined mind and a strong understanding of the law, it often proves to be more of an art than a science — an art in which experience is key and attitude is critically important. "Charmingly subtle and creatively effective," was how one client described my ability to obtain results in unexpected ways and under seemingly impossible circumstances.

I firmly believe everyone deserves access to an attorney.
You deserve to know your rights and understand your options in a system that is not always fair. Call (530) 491-4630 today!

How Do I Accomplish Results for You?

  • Consider how the charges affect all aspects of your life, not just potential fines or jail time, and I advocate for solutions that leave you in the best situation possible.
  • I know how the courts in El Dorado County operate, the nuances in the law, the ancillary services or alternative options available, and have relationships with district attorneys that helps me facilitate successful outcomes.
  • I tell you what you need to hear even if it isn't always what you want to hear, because you deserve the truth. You should not be surprised by consequences you didn't expect.
  • I promise to fight for the best result. I don't accept the first plea agreement offered because it would close your case. I only advise you to sign if it is in your best interest. If you have a better chance with trial, that's where I will go for you.

Cases the Law Offices of Rachel D. Miller Handles

I fiercely defend you against many serious criminal charges, concentrating on protect your rights. While no attorney can guarantee specific outcomes, I have a long record of success and will always fight for the best legal option for your defense.

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What My Former Clients Have to Say

"After my arrest, I was referred to Rachel by a business friend in CA, and after contacting her, she quickly accomodated a personal meeting with me to discuss my situation. I was very impressed by her timeliness, her straightforward NO-BS candor, and her reasonable costs, and immediately hired her to represent me."

- Richard, Former Client

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Having spent 10 years as a public defender and 3 years as a private defense attorney, I firmly believe everyone deserves access to a lawyer. If you need effective guidance and representation in a criminal matter, I can help. Call my office in Placerville at (530) 491-4630 or contact me online for a free consultation.

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