[column type=”one-half”] [feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]A diligent Tucson criminal defense attorney[/feature_headline] [gap size=”1.313em”][gap size=”1.313em”][dropcap]S[/dropcap]ince 1999, I have represented individuals all over Arizona against misdemeanor and felony charges before state and federal courts. My passion for justice and my commitment to clients have made me a well-respected criminal defense advocate, well known for upholding the constitutional rights of the people I represent.[/column][column type=”one-half” last=”true”] [feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]An experienced attorney providing personal attention[/feature_headline] [gap size=”1.313em”][gap size=”1.313em”][dropcap]U[/dropcap]nlike many Tucson criminal defense attorneys, I have never taken any court-appointed or contract cases. By obtaining cases solely through referrals and advertising, I am able to keep my case load manageable in order to devote myself entirely to each client and provide the one-on-one attention they deserve. There is no greater compliment than to be referred new cases from former clients.[/column]
[feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]Admitted[/feature_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Arizona and Maryland, 1999[/custom_headline][feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]Education[/feature_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]J.D., University of Baltimore[/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]B.S., Molecular/Cellular  Biology, University of Arizona, 1992[/custom_headline][feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]Professional associations [/feature_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Pima County Bar Association[/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h5″ looks_like=”h6″ accent=”true”]Member, Board of Directors, 2008-Present [/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h5″ looks_like=”h6″ accent=”true”] 2015-16, President Elect [/custom_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]State Bar of Arizona[/custom_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice[/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Better Business Bureau, member since 2005, A+ Rating[/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Tucson Sunset Rotary Club[/custom_headline] [feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]Honors[/feature_headline][custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Recognized during National Women’s History Month, Pima County Bar Association, 2007[/custom_headline] [custom_headline type=”left” level=”h4″ looks_like=”h5″ accent=”true”]Chosen as one of the Tucson’s “40 under 40” in 2006[/custom_headline]
[feature_headline type=”left” level=”h1″ looks_like=”h3″]Giving back to the community[/feature_headline] [gap size=”1.313em”][gap size=”1.313em”][dropcap]I[/dropcap] am actively involved in the Tucson community because I enjoy the feeling of giving back and believe in setting a good example for my four children. I am the 2013-14 past-President of the Tucson Sunset Rotary Club, the 2015-16 President Elect for the Pima County Bar Association and spent many years successfully coaching Mock Trial at local high schools and at the University of Arizona.