Defending People Against Criminal Charges For Over 40 Years
Over my career, I have handled over 5,000 criminal defense cases. I have the knowledge, skills and experience to guide you and your family in times of crisis.
An Experienced And Professional Baton Rouge Criminal Defense Attorney Who Is There In Your Time Of Crisis.
A Determined Advocate For You In Your Time Of Crisis
I understand the stress that facing criminal charges brings. Whether it is a simple shoplifting charge or a complex felony, any kind of charge will disrupt your life and cause high levels of anxiety. My belief is that, as your legal representative, it is my duty to do everything in my power to protect your rights and fight to reduce penalties and possibly get your charges dropped. If you hire me as your lawyer, you can expect a dedicated servant fighting tirelessly on your behalf.
Handling Criminal Cases Since 1975
I have handled thousands of cases since getting my license to practice law in 1975. From misdemeanors and DUI cases to serious felonies, I have successfully represented clients in courtrooms across the state. My track record of success in plea bargaining, jury acquittals and charge dismissals is unparalleled. As a founding member of the National College for DUI Defense, I have shared my knowledge and insights and defending DUI/DWI charges to attorneys from across the country. I regularly speak to law students and legal organizations on the subject.
Active In The Legal Community And Recognized By My Peers
For criminal defense services from an attorney with 40 years of experience, contact John P. Calmes to set up a consultation.