Sherry Cross is an award-winning criminal defense lawyer and accomplished trial attorney. She is a recognized authority in Los Angeles criminal defense and DUI drunk driving defense.
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16+ years Experience Practicing Law:
• Former Public Defense Lawyer in Miami-Dade Public Defender's Office
• Experience handling more than 3,000 cases and jury trials
• Licensed to practice in California and Florida
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Highly Skilled Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer
Sherry started her legal career in 2001 at the Miami-Dade Public Defender's office. During her 5 years as a public defense attorney Sherry handled nearly every type of criminal case from misdemeanor crimes to the most serious multiple felony charges. As a government attorney she learned first hand how Prosecutors and police build cases and what the most effective defense strategies are. Sherry uses this insider knowledge for her clients everyday to skillfully defend against criminal charges and investigations.
Sherry meticulously analyzes your case, evidence and the Los Angeles District Attorney and LA Superior Court judge assigned to determine the most effective criminal defense strategy. She knows when to recommend negotiating a dismissal or plea deal and when to recommend fighting a case in trial. Sherry has an excellent reputation with Prosecutors and judges as a formidable trial attorney and skilled negotiator. She is a tenacious criminal defense attorney that fights aggressively for her client's position.
Sherry defends all types of criminal cases including:
– All California misdemeanor and felony criminal charges.
– Pre-filing police investigations.
– Federal criminal charges.
– Bench warrants; arrest warrants; Search warrants.
Top Los Angeles DUI Lawyer
Defense for DUI drunk driving charges is a very technical area of law. Los Angeles is known to be tough on DUI charges and the consequences can be severe. Sherry is a top Los Angeles DUI defense attorney with an outstanding track record of getting DUI charges reduced or dismissed and minimizing the consequences of DUI arrests.
There are many ways to win Los Angeles DUI cases by filing motions, getting crucial evidence suppressed or establishing reasonable doubt or flaws in prosecutor's evidence needed to convict. Sherry has successfully used them all and knows how to achieve the best outcome possible in your case.
She has experience successfully handling all types of Los Angeles drunk driving charges and DMV admin per se hearings:
• 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th multiple misdemeanor DUI/DWI; 23152(a) VC
• Felony DUI; DUI with great bodily injury; DUI with property damage
• Vehicular manslaughter; “Watson murder” cases
• Drug DUI; cannabis marijuana DUI
• Non-US citizen DUI with immigration issues
Los Angeles Personal Injury Attorney and Accident Lawyer
Sherry's personal injury practice helps clients obtain full and fair compensation and the best medical care for personal injuries of all kinds including: motor vehicle accidents, catastrophic injury, product liability, work injury and premises liability.
She is skilled at handling insurance companies, government entities and other responsible parties no matter how large or powerful. Her focus is helping her clients focus on recovery, getting their lives back on track and getting back to work to support their families. Sherry has an outstanding reputation and record for providing vigorous representation and achieving the best possible outcomes and financial recoveries under some of life's most difficult circumstances.
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Sherry has an undergraduate degree in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and earned her Juris Doctor degree from University of Miami School of Law.
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California Bar; Florida Bar
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