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Christian Ryan Peterson

Christian Peterson’s Legal Cases

9 total

  • State v. T.A.

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Outcome:
    Drunk driving reduced to a petty misdemeanor (not a crime). Client only paid a fine. No jail, no probation, no license consequences.
    Description:
    Drunk driving case, driver blew a .17 and had a several open bottles of beer in the vehicle
  • In the Matter of the Children of M.A

    Practice Area:
    Child Custody
    Outcome:
    Child protection case brought by the county was dismissed Prior to trial
    Description:
    Child custody case where the county wrongly attempted to take the child for alleged medical neglect.
  • State v. R.B.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Outcome:
    Defendant Charged with sex crimes acquitted of all charges at trial
    Description:
    Sex crime case
  • State v M.T.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jun 19, 2013
    Outcome:
    Client charged with domestic assault not convicted of any charges
    Description:
    Serious domestic assault case where client would have lost job if convicted. Client asserted his innocence and we aggressively pushed the case to trial. State offered a plea bargain where defendant was not convicted of any crime and no jail on the day of trial.
  • In re the Custody of J.A.

    Practice Area:
    Family
    Date:
    Jul 25, 2013
    Outcome:
    Client received full custody of child
    Description:
    Custody case where father who had not been in child's life filed for joint custody against the mother's (my client) wishes. Aggressively negotiated a settlement where mom retained sole custody, and father had no parenting time.
  • State v G.G.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Jul 08, 2013
    Outcome:
    Client charged with domestic assault not convicted of any crime
    Description:
    Client charged with domestic assault, and conviction would have made finding employment impossible. Aggressively pushed the matter to trial on a self defense claim. Prosecutor offered a plea bargain where defendant would not be convicted of any crime and no jail on day of trial.
  • J.P.F. v. Commissioner of Public Safety

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Jul 03, 2013
    Outcome:
    Court finds client's license was wrongly revoked for DWI and immediately reinstates client
    Description:
    Client's license was revoked due to a breath test failure in connection with a DWI case. We argued that the client's test was illegal because it was done without a search warrant under Missouri v. McNeely. Judge agreed and reinstated client's driver's license.
  • State v D.W.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Nov 01, 2013
    Outcome:
    Felony assault charges dismissed
    Description:
    Felony assault case; felony assault charges dismissed
  • State v. B.W.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Sep 20, 2013
    Outcome:
    Felony criminal vehicular operation charges amended to gross misdemeanor
    Description:
    (not available)