The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation

19+Years Experience - Former DUI Prosecutor - Excellent Track Record - Highly Rated and Reviewed DUI Attorney - Call 714-721-4423 Now - Free Confidential DUI Case Evaluation and Consultation. Reasonable Fees

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DUI Defense Excellence Orange County, Riverside, San Bernardino

Arrested for DUI in Southern California: Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County then arm yourself with excellent legal representation.

Don't just get told what you want to hear. Get facts about what is going to happen next from one of the most accomplished and experienced DUI Attorneys in Southern California.

Find out what the Judge, the Commissioner, the prosecutor, the District Attorney the City Prosecutor and the criminal justice system has planned for you now that you have been arrested for DUI.

The first and most advantageous step you can take now is to hire First-Class DUI Attorney Richard Wagner, who is on your side from day one.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner patiently guides you through the complicated and frightening criminal justice system, and boldly achieves the best possible result for you and your family.

Here are just a few examples of Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner Victories:

In one unforgettable jury trial, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Newport Beach for a woman accused by the Orange County DA of DUI of alcohol and refusing to take a breath or blood test in Corona Del Mar.

In another eventful case, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner got a man's DUI case dismissed who was charged by the Los Angeles DA of DUI and driving with a blood alcohol level of 0.08% or more, in the Compton Courthouse after two jury trials ended in hung juries.

In another DUI case, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Whittier for a man accused by the LA District Attorney of 2nd DUI, defending that his client caused a traffic accident, failed the FSTs, and had a 0.19% BAC measured by a blood test.

Top-Notch DUI Defense Attorney Richard Wagner won a DMV Hearing at the Orange DMV for his client arrested by the Newport Beach Police Department for a DUI with breath results of 0.11% .

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner incredibly secured another impressive victory for a client at the Van Nuys DMV. Glendale Police arrested the client for his 2nd DUI.

However, after the hard-fought DMV Hearing, which included cross-examination of the arresting Glendale Police officer by Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner, the DMV Hearing Officer ruled the DMV license suspension was not justified and that the DMV license suspension should be set aside. In DMV terminology, a set aside means "Case dismissed!"

Well-Respected DUI Attorney Richard Wagner distinctively defends clients in Federal Court in the Central and Southern Districts of the United States District Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal, and in all State Courts throughout California.

He has skillfully represented clients arrested on criminal (adult), juvenile and DUI charges in courthouses in Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Joaquin, San Bernardino, Riverside, Tulare, Imperial, and San Diego counties.

He is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of California, the California Public Defenders Association, The National Trial Lawyers Association Top 100.

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Main Office
1 Park Plaza
Suite 600
Irvine  CA  92614
Phone
  • (714) 721-4423
Fax
  • (714) 551-1025
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DUI and DWI
19+ Years Experience - Former DUI Prosecutor - Excellent Track Record - Highly Rated and Reviewed DUI Attorney - Call 714-721-4423 Now - Free and Confidential Case Evaluation
Well-Respected DUI Attorney Richard Wagner has devoted his entire legal career to upholding and defending the United States Constitution throughout the Great State of California.

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation's, mission is to represent the underdog, to right wrongs and fight for people who have nobody in their corner.

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation, works closely with hand-selected expert witnesses, premium consultants, and first-rate private investigators to deliver a powerful defense.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner worked tenaciously as DUI prosecutor in downtown Los Angeles for the Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney. While a Los Angeles Prosecutor, Richard Wagner prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including DUI alcohol and drugs, driving over the legal limit, DUI with accidents, and high blood alcohol cases.

In 2006, Strikeforce DUI Attorney presented a lecture, "What to Do If You Are Arrested for Drunk Driving" at Whittier Law School.

In addition to giving lectures, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner has shown his dedication to the profession of DUI defense by successfully completing the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA), International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Course.

Richard Wagner was hand-picked to manage the Orange County office of Top Gun DUI Defense Attorney Myles L. Berman, where he learned the art of California DUI defense in courtrooms and DMV Hearing Offices throughout Southern California.

Richard Wagner has exceptionally handled thousands of Southern California criminal defense and DUI cases, resulting in excellent results for his clients, including not guilty verdicts, acquittals, dismissals, and reductions of charges.

In one unforgettable trial, Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Newport Beach for a woman accused by the Orange County DA of DUI of alcohol and refusing to take a breath or blood test in Corona Del Mar.

In another eventful case, Richard Wagner got a man's DUI case dismissed who was charged by the Los Angeles DA of DUI and driving with a blood alcohol level of 0.08% or more, in the Compton Courthouse after two jury trials ended in hung juries.

In another DUI case, Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Whittier for a man accused by the LA District Attorney of DUI with a prior, defending against evidence that his client caused a traffic accident, failed the FSTs, and had a BAC of 0.19% measured by a blood test.

DUI Attorney Richard Wagner defends clients with distinction in Federal Court in the Central and Southern Districts of the United States District Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal and in all State courts throughout California.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner has successfully represented clients in DUI cases in Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Joaquin, San Bernardino, Riverside, Tulare, Imperial, and San Diego Counties.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of California, the California Public Defenders Association, The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, and American Institute of Legal Counsel.

Special For Military Clients: The military diversion program, which went into effect on January 1, 2015, establishes a pretrial diversion program for current and former members of the U.S. military, who may be suffering from PTSD, traumatic brain injury, sexual trauma, substance abuse or mental health problems, as a result of their service. If clients successfully complete the diversion program, "the arrest upon which the diversion was based shall be deemed never to have occurred."

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Top Notch DUI Attorney Richard Wagner worked as a criminal prosecutor for the Office of the Los Angeles City Attorney.

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation's, mission is to represent the underdog, to right wrongs and expose injustice and fight for people who have nobody in their corner.

While a Deputy City Attorney for Los Angeles, Richard Wagner prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including DUI, drunk driving, domestic violence, prostitution, vandalism, assault and battery, and firearms cases in downtown LA.

While a prosecutor, Richard Wagner lectured at Parker Center (former LAPD headquarters) to police officers of the Los Angeles Police Department during the Impaired Driver Apprehension Program (IDAP) on "Case Preparation and Courtroom Testimony Training." Richard Wagner also lectured at the Los Angeles County Bar Association, Trial Advocacy Project (TAP) in May 2000 and March 2001.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others?

Impressively, Richard Wagner passed the California Bar Exam on his first attempt. Richard Wagner worked hard and with distinction as a criminal prosecutor in Los Angeles.

While a Deputy City Attorney for Los Angeles, Richard Wagner prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including DUI, drunk driving, domestic violence, prostitution, vandalism, assault and battery, and firearms cases in downtown LA.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation's, mission is to represent the underdog, to right wrongs and fight for people who have nobody in their corner.

Do not be fooled by people on the phone who say they are lawyers - who are "intake counselors" - who you meet for the free consultation and then the "firm" sends an "appearance lawyer" to court to "handle" your case. If you pay a "firm" to represent you, and the attorney you thought was going to court and represent you, doesn't actually go, then chances are excellent you have just been taken advantage of by the very person who promised to fight for you and protect you. After all, that's what the criminal justice system, prosecutors and cops are there for -- The Law Office of Richard Wagner, A Professional Corporation, is here to protect and defend you from the system.

Special For Military Clients: The military diversion program, which went into effect on January 1, 2015, establishes a pretrial diversion program for current and former members of the U.S. military, who may be suffering from PTSD, traumatic brain injury, sexual trauma, substance abuse or mental health problems, as a result of their service. If clients successfully complete the diversion program, "the arrest upon which the diversion was based shall be deemed never to have occurred."

Richard Wagner

Over 19 Years Experience ...

After graduation from law school, and passing the California Bar Exam on his first attempt, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner worked a prosecutor in Los Angeles. While working hard as a Deputy City Attorney for Los Angeles, Richard Wagner prosecuted thousands of criminal cases, including DUI, drunk driving, domestic violence, prostitution, vandalism, assault and battery, and firearms cases in downtown LA.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner lectured at Parker Center (former LAPD headquarters) to police officers of the Los Angeles Police Department during the Impaired Driver Apprehension Program (IDAP) on "Case Preparation and Courtroom Testimony Training." Richard Wagner also lectured at the Los Angeles County Bar Association, Trial Advocacy Project (TAP) in May 2000 and March 2001.

Since 2002, Richard Wagner has been fighting for people as a DUI Criminal Defense attorney in private practice. In 2006, he presented a lecture, "What to Do If You Are Arrested for Drunk Driving" at Whittier Law School.

In addition to giving lectures, incomparable defense attorney Richard Wagner has shown his dedication to the profession of DUI defense by successfully completing the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHSTA), International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing Course.

Richard Wagner has handled thousands of Southern California criminal defense and DUI cases, resulting in excellent results for his clients, including not guilty verdicts, acquittals, dismissals, and reductions of charges.

In one particular instance, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Newport Beach for a woman accused by the Orange County DA of driving under the influence of alcohol and refusing to take a breath or blood test in Corona Del Mar.

In another, Richard Wagner got a man's DUI case dismissed who was charged by the Los Angeles DA of DUI and driving with a blood alcohol level of 0.08% or more, in the Compton Courthouse after two jury trials ended in hung juries.

In another DUI case, Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner won a jury trial in Whittier for a man accused by the LA District Attorney of DUI with a prior, defending against evidence that his client caused a traffic accident, failed the FSTs, and had a blood alcohol concentration of 0.19% measured by a blood test.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner's amazing victories include a complete dismissal of felony charges for his client facing significant state prison time and lifetime drug registration accused by the San Bernardino District Attorney of second degree commercial burglary, transportation of marijuana for sale, and possession of marijuana for sale in the San Bernardino Superior Court.

Richard Wagner also persuaded the LA District Attorney to dismiss serious felony sex charges in Bellflower, avoiding prison and sex registration for his client.

Richard Wagner successfully defends clients in Federal Court in the Central and Southern Districts of the United States District Court and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal and in all State courts throughout California.

Strikeforce DUI Attorney Richard Wagner has successfully represented clients in criminal and DUI cases in Orange, Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Joaquin, San Bernardino, Riverside, Tulare, Imperial, and San Diego Counties. Richard Wagner has defended clients in Tennessee, Virginia, Georgia, Idaho and New Mexico. He is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of California, the California Public Defenders Association, The National Trials Lawyers Top 100 Lawyers, and American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys 10 Best Attorneys.

Richard Wagner earned his bachelor's degree in 1989 from University of California, Santa Barbara, and law degree in 1998 from Chapman University School of Law in Orange, California. In law school, his academic achievements included serving on the Law Review, and earning the Dean's Merit Scholarship and the Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.

Richard Wagner gained practical legal work experience while a law student by serving as a law clerk at the Orange County Alternate Public Defender's Office in Santa Ana, and as a judicial extern to the Honorable Justice Edward Wallin (Ret.), California Court of Appeal in Santa Ana, California.
License
  • Bar Number: 198699
    California , 1998
Education
  • UC Santa Barbara
    Bachelor of Arts , 1989
    Political Science
  • Chapman University School of Law
    Law Degree - JD , 1998
    Law Review, Dean's Merit Scholarship, Dean's Award for Academic Excellence.

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