Orange County

Orange County Criminal Defense Attorney

Criminal Defense for Orange County Residents

If you or a family member is facing criminal charges in Orange County, it may be beneficial for you to hire an experienced criminal defense attorney. Representing yourself during a criminal trial is difficult, and even the most intelligent people struggle to achieve a successful outcome for their case. Having a skilled criminal defense lawyer represent you may ensure you receive a fair trial, and if necessary, a favorable plea bargain. For years, our team has successfully assisted dozens of clients who have faced criminal charges, and we may be able to help you fight to protect your rights. We are honest with our clients from the beginning, and never promise them an outcome that we know is unrealistic. Please contact our firm to learn more about how we may be able to represent you during your case, or to schedule an appointment with our Orange County criminal defense attorney.

Hire An Experienced Criminal Defense Lawyer

Founding attorney Mark Raymond McDonald is a graduate of Duke University and the McGeorge School of Law. He began his legal career working for the Riverside County District Attorney's Office as a trial prosecutor, and transferred to the Special Prosecutions unit in downtown Riverside. In this division, he handled cases involving environmental offenses, insurance and consumer fraud, securities fraud, corporate criminal liability offenses, and many other criminal assignments. He has tried more than 26 murder cases, as well as over 250 criminal cases to juries, and is respected by the courts and prosecutors of San Bernardino. He is known for being an honest but aggressive trial lawyer, and due to the respect he has earned in the courts, Attorney McDonald often gets cases dismissed by explaining to the prosecutor why the case should not continue. He was awarded "Prosecutor of the Year" in 1993 and 1994, and State lecturer in White Collar Crimes in 1995.

About Orange County, California

As of the 2010 census, Orange County's population was 3,010,232 people, which makes it the third most populous county in California. The city is famous for its tourism, and includes theme parks such as Disneyland and Knott's Berry Farm. Orange County has more than 40 miles of coastline, but the city mostly consists of suburban areas. It is bordered on the southwest by the Pacific Ocean, on the north by Los Angeles County, on the northeast by San Bernardino County, and Riverside County, and on the southeast by San Diego County. A majority of the crimes in Orange County occur in Anaheim, and include robberies, vandalism, burglary, petty theft, robbery, and assault. If a person is charged with petty theft, they may be facing a fine up to $1,000, up to six months in a county jail, or both. If you are accused of petty theft, or any other crime in Orange County, please contact the Law Offices of Mark Raymond McDonald.

Contact the Orange County Criminal Lawyer at Our Firm Today

At Law Offices of Mark Raymond McDonald, we represent people who have been charged with child molestation, misdemeanors, white collar crimes, juvenile crimes, and various other crimes. Our sole practitioner will give every client individualized attention, and handles every case personally. His clients are his number one priority, and he treats every criminal defense case with equal importance. You do not have to handle your criminal charges alone- our firm may be able to help you. We understand how scared you may be, which is why our firm dedicates 100% of its time to offering its clients the best legal representation and assistance possible. Please contact Law Offices of Mark Raymond McDonald if you have committed or been accused of a crime in Orange County, California.

Orange County Links and Information

Criminal Defense Information Center

Orange County Sheriff's Department

Map of Orange County