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San Francisco County Client Charged with Felony Aggravated Mayhem-Charges Reduced

November 2019

Client was charged with a very serious and gruesome felony violation of a Penal Code
Section 205 – Aggravated Mayhem in San Francisco County, when he bit off the tip of the thumb of the victim. The charge was later reduced to a Violation of Penal Code Section 245(A)(1) – (Assault with a Deadly Weapon). The court granted our petition for a dismissal pursuant to Penal Code Section 1203.4 and charges were reduced to a misdemeanor pursuant to Penal Code Section 17(b).

Practice area(s): Criminal Defense

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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 30 years experience.

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