California's Three Strikes Laws

Three Strikes & You Could Face a Life Sentence

Under California's three-strikes law, a person who is convicted of any felony after having previously been convicted of two or more prior strike felonies (serious or violent felonies), regardless of the time elapsed between offenses, can be sentenced to life in prison. In addition, once a person has received their first strike, the penalties for subsequent felony offenses increase dramatically. Not all felonies constitute "strikes" — you should consult an El Dorado County criminal defense attorney right away to determine if your current charge (or prior) is a strike.

No matter if you are facing charges for your first strike or your third, be sure that you have strong representation from a criminal defense lawyer who understands the three-strikes law and can fight to protect your rights.

At the Law Offices of Rachel D. Miller in Placerville, California, I aggressively defend clients throughout El Dorado County against a wide variety of felony charges. Call me at (530) 491-4630 for a free initial consultation.

With Me, You Have a Strong Advocate on Your Side

Among the crimes that can result in a strike against you are murder, rape, robbery, kidnapping, carjacking, assault with a deadly weapon on a police officer or other public employee, first-degree burglary, and many other criminal offenses.

I spent over a decade defending individuals in criminal courts in El Dorado County. My experience with local prosecution tactics and strategies puts me in a strong position to build a compelling defense on your behalf, including:

  • I am a skilled litigator and a strong negotiator.
  • I know how much room we have to negotiate plea bargains, and I know when to go to trial.
  • I have a solid track record of success at negotiating strikeable felonies down to nonstrike offenses.
  • I fight aggressively to reach a positive result in every case.
  • You can count on me to pursue every legal option available to preserve your freedom.

You Can Count On Me. Learn More in a Free Consultation.

Contact my office today to discuss your three-strikes law case. I am available during regular business hours and by appointment evenings and weekends. I accept most major credit cards for your convenience.

You can reach me, an El Dorado County criminal defense attorney, by phone at (530) 491-4630.

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