Being charged with a crime can change your life—but it is not the same as being convicted of a crime. If you’ve been charged, don’t give up. And don’t leave your case up to chance. Turn to our Ventura criminal lawyers for help!

Strong Defense from Experienced Criminal Attorneys

At Herrera Clifton Hess, PC, we understand that our clients deserve the best representation possible to ensure their rights are protected. When you are facing criminal punishment, we know that the District Attorney has the resources on not only the county but the State of California. Our criminal defense practice aims to guarantee every individual the best defense available.

We have the background and resources to defend against criminal charges, such as:
  • DUI
  • Fraud
  • Solicitation
  • Conspiracy
  • Homicide

When you need it most, count on a team of criminal lawyers who are deeply experienced. We prepare defenses for all levels of crime, both misdemeanor and felony. And we will take care to tailor our creative defense strategies to your unique needs.

Contact a Ventura criminal defense lawyer online to discuss your case and how we can help.


Depending on the severity of the crime, a conviction can have both short- and long-term consequences:

  • Fines
  • Incarceration
  • Community service
  • Strained family and social relationships
  • Negative impact on immigration status
  • Fewer job opportunities
  • Fewer housing options

Sadly, having a criminal record—no matter how long ago the actual crime was committed—has followed many people for years. That’s why we do everything in our power to ensure that you are given a fair fighting chance. We won’t let the prosecutor or judge make an example out of you.

Book a Consultation with a Ventura Criminal Defense Attorney

At Herrera Clifton Hess, PC, we believe in every client’s right to quality, competent representation. 

In advising you, we will consider all aspects of your case, including but not limited to:

  • Possible probation violations
  • Civil penalties
  • Potential future charges
  • Insurance
  • Current and future employment

You can trust us to thoroughly analyze the facts of your case, as well as listen to your side of the story. We will fight hard to assist you in obtaining a fair and just result.

If you would like to speak to a Ventura criminal defense attorney, please contact us online or at (805) 322-3460.