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Client Arrested for Felony Assault-- Charges Reduced

June 2015

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In this San Mateo County case at the San Francisco Airport, our client was arrested by the San Francisco Airport police for felony assault with means of force likely to cause great bodily injury, (Penal Code Section 245(a)(1)).  After aggressive negotiations with the San Mateo County District Attorney's Office and the presentation of an extensive mitigation case, charges were reduced to a misdemeanor violation of Penal Code Section 242 – simple battery and client was sentenced to only 1 year court probation and a fine and no jail time.

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Seth Chazin

Seth P. Chazin has aggressively defended clients in thousands of felony and misdemeanor cases for over 25 years. He has extensive experience representing criminal defendants in federal and state court, while handling both state and federal appeals as well.

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Seth P. Chazin is a San Francisco Bay Area Criminal Defense Lawyer with over 25 years experience.

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