Seppi Esfandi

Torrance Criminal Defense Attorney

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Torrance Criminal Defense You Can Trust

A conviction on a criminal charge in Torrance can change your life, and cast a shadow over your family. Finding good employment will be more difficult. It can result in probation, fines or even jail or prison.

Find out how the experienced criminal defense team at the Law Office of Seppi Esfandi will do everything possible within the confines of the law to prevent a conviction for you or your loved one. Our goal is to get you through this tough time so you can get on with your life.

Our Criminal Defense Services

Seppi Esfandi is not your average criminal defense attorney. He’s also an Expert in Criminal Law. What is an expert? An expert is one of only 70 hand-picked attorneys and is ranked among the top attorneys in the greater Los Angeles area.

What we offer:

  • Aggressive, creative & effective defense strategies
  • Defense by a top-rated Criminal Law Expert
  • A consistent track record of results
  • Over 16 years of legal experience
  • Constant Communication and Availability
  • Affordability

Sex Crimes

Being accused of a sex crime can not only be humiliating, it can ruin your life and your livelihood. If you are facing a sex crime charge, you need an attorney who will fight for your rights and determine the best way to take control of the situation. Take the first step to protecting your freedom by consulting with us today!

Drug Crimes

Our drug crime defense team has extensive experience fighting charges related to cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, marijuana, and prescription drugs and PCP. We have a proven track record of winning cases involving possession, possession with intent to sell, trafficking, and manufacturing. If you are faced with a drug charge, it’s time to contact us now.

DUI Crimes

A DUI or DWI on your record can have devastating consequences on your ability to drive, and both your personal and professional life. Don’t let a drunk driving conviction destroy your freedom and rights as an upstanding citizen. Our DUI defense team has over 16 years of experience fighting for people who are facing alcohol-related charges. Don’t settle for less.

White Collar Crimes

White-collar crimes are often categorized differently from crimes involving violence or drugs, but the consequences of a conviction can be just as severe or even worse. Fortunately, Esfandi Law Firm specializes in white-collar crimes involving embezzlement, extortion, forgery, counterfeiting, corruption, identity theft, money laundering, RICO and various types of fraud.

All Other Crimes

Our Torrance, Ca criminal defense lawyers represent clients in both state and federal court on all criminal charges.

We understand after an arrest, criminal defense clients have many questions about the consequences they are facing. Every case is unique in circumstance, and there is no substitute to a free consultation with a criminal defense attorney. To get started with your representation, please contact our office right away. There is virtually no criminal case we cannot handle.

Call Now 844-776‑5291, for your free consultation.

Need Help Getting Out of Jail?

People arrested in Torrance are booked at the Torrance City Jail, where they are generally held until their arraignment. If inmates have not bonded out or released after their arraignment, they most likely will be transferred to one of the LA County jails.

After being booked you will be required to make a court appearance.  If the incident was a serious felony then you will likely appear before a judge for arraignment within 48-hours of being booked.  If the incident was a minor crime like a misdemeanor then you will likely be arraigned within 2 to 3 weeks.

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Arraignment

At your arraignment you will be informed of the charges against you and will be asked enter a plea of either: guilty, not guilty, or no contest.  During arraignment the judge will also determine the specifics of your bail, or grant you permission to leave on your own recognizance.

Following your arraignment you will be asked to appear at a later date. The second meeting will be the Pretrial Conference.  During this meeting your criminal defense lawyer will discuss the details of your case with the district attorney in an attempt to resolve the issue without going to trial.  If a deal can be struck then your sentencing will commence. On the other hand, if the two sides cannot come to a ‘deal’ then your case will go to trial.

Early Intervention

One of our specialties is early intervention. Seppi Esfandi is a 16 year expert at contacting the prosecution and convincing them that there is insufficient evidence to successfully prosecute. By utilizing our early intervention expertise, it’s possible to have a case dismissed without any effect on your criminal record.

A criminal arrest is not something you should or can take lightly. Not only do you stand to face a number of legal penalties, but you could also face other consequences as well. We represent people accused of misdemeanors, felonies and infractions in Torrance, and throughout Los Angeles County.

Call Now 844-776‑5291, for a free consultation.

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