Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin

Firm Overview

The Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin

The Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin are dedicated to making sure their clients receive an intelligent and thorough defense. Being arrested for a DUI charge in California should never be taken lightly, and the penalties even for first time offenders are serious, with long-reaching consequences.

Jonathan Franklin can help you with the Court system. This former prosecutor knows the law and the intricacies of the legal system, and uses that knowledge to help his clients in the legal system.

About Jonathan Franklin

Jonathan Franklin received his undergraduate degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. He received his law degree from Stetson University College of Law, one of the nation's top-rated schools for trial advocacy. During his education, Jonathan spent time gaining valuable experience in practice as a Special Assistant Public Defender. He then served as the Assistant State Attorney where he gained valuable courtroom experience prosecuting a multitude of cases. During his tenure in the State's Attorney's office, Jonathan successfully prosecuted his fair share of DUI cases. However, Jonathan's real passion is to defend the rights of his client. So, he opened a practice dedicated to supplying an honest, intelligent legal defense in Los Angeles by defending those arrested for DUI.

Community Outreach

Jonathan strives to do what he can to make a positive impact in the legal industry through his activities with various professional organizations. He sits on the Board of Governors for the Beverly Hills Bar Association and is a member of The Order of Distinguished Attorneys. He also serves on the Delegation Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association.

Jonathan supports a wide variety of charitable and cultural organizations. He is an active member of the Screen Actor's Guild, is involved with the Actor's Fund of America, and sits on the Board of the Hollywood Heights Association. He participates in many fundraising activities and is an active member of his community.

Call Jonathan Franklin Now for a Free Initial Consultation

Remember, a DUI arrest does not mean a DUI conviction. There are a number of things that a DUI attorney can do in order to get your case dismissed or to secure a plea agreement to a lesser charge. Jonathan Franklin will closely examine the evidence against you, including the actions of the arresting officers, the breathalyzer maintenance records, and other circumstances of your arrest. With respect to the law, few things are absolute. Stay calm and call a qualified lawyer.

If you have been arrested for a DUI in Los Angeles or surrounding counties, immediately call the Law Offices Jonathan Franklin at 310-273-9600 for a free consultation.
Main Office
Main Office
427 North Canon Drive
Suite 216
Beverly Hills  CA  90210
  • 310.273.9600
  • 310.273.9697

Other Offices

Law Offices of Johnathan Franklin
6777 Hollywood Blvd Ste 508
Los Angeles,  CA  90028
We are a successful and very active DUI defense firm serving clients throughout the Los Angeles and SoCal areas. We believe in providing strong and effective representation to clients facing drunk driving charges. Call now for a free consultation.
A Former Prosecutor Who Will Fight for You

The founder of our firm, Jonathan Franklin, is a former prosecutor who now uses his skills to protect the rights and preserve the freedom of people who are facing criminal charges. When you discuss your situation with him, he will explain your legal options and how our firm can help you.

We realize that your case is of the utmost importance to you, and will seek to resolve it in the most positive way possible in a timely and cost-effective manner.

Our legal team has achieved numerous negotiated solutions involving reduced charges, mitigated penalties, and alternatives to conviction or incarceration. However, we are always prepared to take your case before a judge and jury and defend you with passion and conviction.

As a former prosecutor, Jonathan Franklin knows how prosecutors prepare their cases. He also knows how weak some evidence can be. Whenever possible based on the particular facts of your case, he will seek a dismissal of the charges through motion hearings or ultimately a trial.

In other situations, the State's evidence may be strong and solid. You may not want to have a jury trial. When this is the case, it may make sense to negotiate a plea agreement, so that you can put the event behind you and move forward with your life. Whatever the particular circumstances of your case, the Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin will work to obtain the best result possible.

For a free consultation with the Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin regarding a DUI offense, contact us at 310.273.9600. Our phones are answered 24 hours a day.

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

When deciding to start his own practice, Mr. Franklin was determined to create a law firm that was dedicated to helping clients face and overcome difficult legal problems while providing them with the personal service they deserve. Thus, the Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin was created exclusively to handle DUI and criminal defense matters.

What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others

As a former prosecutor, Jonathan Franklin learned how good prosecutors and defense lawyers succeed. He also learned how to recognize the strengths and weaknesses in a case and how to use them to achieve results.
He now uses those skills to defend the rights and freedom of people who are accused of Driving Under the Influence in the Los Angeles area and throughout Southern California.

What distinguishes your law firm from others?

Our firm is devoted to furthering the civic life of the greater Los Angeles community. We support numerous charitable and cultural organizations not just with money, but with time, energy, and emotional commitment as well.
Jonathan Franklin sits on the Board of Governors of the Beverly Hills Bar Association and the Delegation Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. He is an accomplished actor with screen and stage credits, and is a member of the Screen Actors Guild. But his acting experience is not simply an avocation. It has taught him how to champion his client’s cause in a forceful and persuasive way—before a jury and in negotiations with prosecutors.

Jonathan Franklin

  • Bar Number: 176617
    California , 1995
  • Bar Number: 930644
    Florida , 1992

Jonathan Franklin

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