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Michael J Silveira
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Michael Silveira’s Legal Cases

8 total

  • People v. Jason S.

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Sep 28, 2012
    Outcome:
    All originally filed charges dismissed, client pled to one infraction violation of VC 23140, no jail time, probation or alcohol classes imposed
    Description:
    San Mateo County. Nineteen-year old client charged with adult driving under the influence, 3 charges total VC 23152(A), 23152(b) and 23222(A)(open alcoholic beverage in vehicle)
  • People v. Janet B.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Dec 07, 2011
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    Santa Clara County. Client was charged with battery, PC 243. Multiple witnesses at the scene of the alleged incident. Client rejected pre-trial offer per my advice. Case proceeded to Jury Trial. Case dismissed by the District Attorney on the day of trial.
  • People v. Sulinder P.

    Practice Area:
    Speeding & Traffic Ticket
    Date:
    Aug 13, 2012
    Outcome:
    Case Dismissed
    Description:
    San Mateo County. Client was charged with one count of hit and run. During the pre-trial negotation hearing, the District Attorney refused to dismiss. After advising my client, he decided to proceed to Jury Trial. Case dismissed by the District Attorney on the day of trial.
  • People v. Nancy G.

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Aug 09, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not guilty, client's record is clear and avoided one year license suspension
    Description:
    San Francisco County. Client was charged with VC 23140, under 21 DUI, had a blood alcohol level of .06. At trial, the citing CHP officer was sworn and testified.
  • People v. Cody B.

    Practice Area:
    Speeding & Traffic Ticket
    Date:
    Jul 19, 2012
    Outcome:
    Not Guilty, client avoided 2 points on DMV record
    Description:
    San Mateo County. Client was charged with speeding over one hundred miles per hour. CHP officer was present at trial and testified. The officer failed to introduce a critical piece of evidence. After a closing argument, client found not guilty.
  • People v. Jeffrey T.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Oct 03, 2012
    Outcome:
    Felony charges reduced to one misdemeanor - eligible for special marijuana criminal record destruction. Client spent no time in jail.
    Description:
    Sonoma County. Client arrested with four pounds of marijuana in trunk of car. Client charged with felony possession of marijuana for sale and felony marijuana transportaion. Client did not have medical marijuana card or prescription.
  • People v. David B.

    Practice Area:
    DUI & DWI
    Date:
    Nov 15, 2012
    Outcome:
    Case reduced to reckless driving
    Description:
    Santa Clara County. Client was charged with DUI and high blood alcohol enhancement. On the day set for trial, the District Attorney reduced the charge to a reckless driving.
  • People v. Anthony V.

    Practice Area:
    Criminal Defense
    Date:
    Feb 06, 2013
    Outcome:
    All Charges Dismissed
    Description:
    San Francisco County. Client was arrested with marijuana and cocaine packaged for sale, and $2,000 cash. Client's bail was originally set at $150,000. After a motion was heard, Client was released with no bail required. Client was initially charged with 6 felony offenses.