Oakland Weapons Violation Attorney
Dedicated Gun Crime Defense Lawyers in the Bay Area
Being charged with a weapons offense is a serious accusation. These charges may carry prison sentences that require an experienced Oakland weapons charges attorney to help. A great defense lawyer can help have charges dismissed or reduce the penalties you are facing. Our firm has experience from of 10 years of accomplishments in the courtroom, and we proudly help clients in Oakland, Berkeley, Richmond, Concord, and the surrounding areas!
California Weapons Charges
- Assault with a firearm
- Felon in possession of a firearm
- Manufacture, sale or possession of a legal weapon or large capacity magazine
- Carrying a loaded firearm with intent to commit felony
- Committing battery causing bodily injury
- Carrying a loaded firearm on person or in vehicle while committing a narcotics offense
- Negligent discharge of a firearm
- Criminal storage of firearms in the first degree
- Illegal possession of a firearm
- Possession of assault weapon
- Carrying a concealed firearm
- Discharging firearm from motor vehicle
Suppressing Illegally-Obtained Evidence in California
Oftentimes, police misconduct leads to the illegal search and seizure of weapons. Evidence obtained illegally cannot and should not be used against anyone during a trial. In instances such as this, the Law Office of Nabiel C. Ahmed is skilled in motions practices and will file a motion to suppress evidence to get your criminal charges dismissed or devalued.
A weapons violation charge is a serious offense. Often, if you are charged with one, the district attorney will seek steep penalties such as jail time. Furthermore, certain statutory enhancements can add on 10 or even 20 years in prison. This means that you need to obtain an Oakland weapons charges attorney who is knowledgeable and experienced in this area. A great attorney will be able to seek dismissals on statutory enhancements as well as defend with the appropriate motions.
Defense for Firearm Violations in California
It is very important for you to talk to a lawyer right away. That is why we offer initial consultations. Our experience in the courtroom is an invaluable asset to those who are facing life-changing weapons charges. We don’t just fight—we strategize. Years of experience has taught us how to obtain the best results for clients.
“I recommend Nabiel over the rest!”“Mr Ahmed is a very knowledgeable attorney. He went above and beyond to help me with my case. He also gave me sound advice and went over my options.”- Marshall
“Huge Help to Me and My Family”“Nabiel was able to negotiate a great plea and avoid serious charges. This was especially important since we were looking at significant charges despite this being a first offense.”- Alex G.
“Better Than Expected Result”“Mr. Ahmed did his thing to make sure I did not spend one day in jail! His ability to explain everything along the way really helped through this stressful episode.”- Francisco C.
“Understands and Has Great Communication”“He worked hard and diligently while going the extra mile. He was patient and caring during my ordeal and even followed up and checked on me afterwards.”- Adarice