One issue that arises frequently in federal criminal defense revolves around clients who are “cooperating” with the government or what most people know as “informants”.   Many of my clients find themselves in a situation where if they don’t cooperate with the government they are facing outrageous sentences.  Mandatory minimum sentences in Federal drug cases range…

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…