Orange County Criminal Defense
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The Right Choice Law Team

Fred Thiagarajah has a perfect score on the world`s largest legal directory Avvo — 10 out of 10.

If you have been charged with a crime, put your case in the hands of someone who knows the criminal justice system thoroughly in Southern California. Criminal defense attorney Fred Thiagarajah uses his prior experience as a prosecutor to defend people charged with criminal offenses. Right Choice Law handles all types of criminal cases from minor misdemeanors to serious or violent felonies. Our attorneys devote the time needed to discuss your options, your rights and the penalties you may be facing. Our attorneys are with you at every stage of your case, advocating for you.

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Our law firm is also experienced with representing defendants who may have immigration consequences. We know how to represent people who are either permanent residents or are here on visas. If you are being accused of a crime and you are not a citizen, a conviction can have drastic consequences including denial of naturalization or deportation.

We understand the challenges of being a noncitizen in the United States. We give each case the special attention it deserves, working to arrive at the best possible outcome. We focus on assisting immigrants with criminal convictions avoid removal or deportation. If you`re an immigrant facing criminal charges, contact the Law Offices of Fred Thiagarajah, where you`ll have the assistance of a criminal attorney with immigration experience to help you avoid adverse immigration consequences.

Serving the entire Southern California area, our lawyers have the experience needed to get clients the best results possible in criminal and immigration matters. With more than 70 trials to his credit, Fred Thiagarajah knows from personal experience how prosecutors analyze and handle a case from beginning to end. He also has a record of success in administrative matters such as DMV hearings and prosecuting and defending restraining orders. Our lawyers are effective legal advocates, whether the issue is domestic violence or DUIs. Our responsive approach can make a difference in the outcome of your case. Our record is only one reason we receive referrals from satisfied customers. We believe that being responsive is a critical part of our legal services and once we`re on the case, we can be reached anytime, including evenings or weekends.

Our law firm makes it as easy as possible to interact with the criminal justice system. We accept credit cards and payment plans. We schedule appointments during evening and weekend hours. We provide translators for foreign languages whenever the need arises.

Hundreds of 5-Star Reviews

We Earned Our Reputation by Fighting for Yours
  • “Thank you for all your effort, kindness and knowledge of the law. Thank you for having represented me and for having made this process so easy and painless. Thank you for making the rest of my life a lot more peaceful. Keep up with the good work.”

    - Former Client
  • “I took the court program upon the recommendation of Fred. He helped not only with court but helped me realize I should take this program if I really wanted to live a better life. Today, life is good. Thanks Fred”

    - V.P.
  • “Some attorneys that I spoke to don't even really take the time to truly understand what you have going on. They only care about the facts (which I get), but not the person dealing with the difficult problem. You don't get that feeling with Fred.”

    - Kenny
  • “Fred made it clear to the judge that I was falsely accused. He saved my professional career. I am SO thankful that I was represented by Fred. I highly recommend him.”

    - Former Client
  • “In the end, all charges were dismissed against me. If you want the best criminal defense attorney on your side, Fred Thiagarajah is not the just the Right Choice, he's the only choice.”

    - Former Client

Why Choose Right Choice?

Here Are Six Reasons
  • Choose Our Experience

    Our team at Right Choice Law is backed by 60 years of combined experience.

  • Choose Our Character

    You don't need just a good attorney. You need an attorney that you can trust to protect your future.

  • Choose Our Perseverance

    We are committed to our clients. We will spend as much time as it takes to get the best result possible.

  • Choose Our Training

    At Right Choice Law, all of our lawyers are former Deputy District Attorneys.

  • Choose Our Intelligence

    Principal Attorney Fred Thiagarajah is a member of MENSA, the international high-IQ society.

  • Choose Our Knowledge

    Laws are constantly changing. Our attorneys are up to date on all the latest developments with constant research and regular attendance at seminars.

We Have Your Best Interests in Mind

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