My most recent victory in federal court involved a case where my client was charged with possession of child pornography.  The U.S. Attorney’s Office and the U.S. Probation Department were recommending that my client receive a sentence of 36 months in federal prison to be followed by a lifetime period of supervised release.  Judge David…

OC Metro has featured the annual AVVO 2014 Top Lawyers list naming Diane C. Bass one of the top Criminal Defense attorneys in Orange County. OC Metro is a local publication that recognizes attorneys for their work in their field of law through AVVO.  This list is published once a year, and focuses on the…

An AVVO Top Attorney-Wait. What’s AVVO? AVVO is a website to help people find skilled criminal and federal defense attorneys that can help them with any number of legal cases. They have profiles on a majority of lawyers in the United States, and make ratings out of almost all of them. Diane’s profile shows how…

On June 25, 2014, North Orange County criminal attorneys will gather for the North Orange County Bar Association’s (NOCBA) June Meeting – “WHAT EVERY ATTORNEY NEEDS TO KNOW ABOUT FEDERAL COURT”. Diane C. Bass is honored to be speaking for the NOCBA. We will be discussing the following topics: The Federal Sentencing Guidelines Calculating Criminal…