DUI - Watson Murder - 2 charges. Client faced life in prison for driving while intoxicated and killing two of his passengers when he drive off the freeway into a tree. The DA aggressively prosecuted the case. With the help of a qualified toxicologist and accident reconstruction expert, Ms. White weakened the prosecutions case extensively and convinced the court to dismiss the charges of murder at preliminary hearing. On the eve of trial, the case resolved and client was sentenced to probation.
Case No: 14 CR 0972 JLS
White collar crime
FBI undercover agents conducted a lengthy investigation of client's business activities (a car dealership). After waiting four years, the government indicted on charges of drug-related money laundering and conspiracy. Client was initially represented by other private counsel (an old-timer with a good reputation) but the other attorney was unable to secure a favorable plea offer. Through aggressive negotiations and effective argument at sentencing, Ms. White secured a probationary sentence for her client.
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Debra S. White has an impressive resume of wins, too many to list here. As such, the case victories provided here are only a sampling of the many outstanding case results she has obtained for her clients over the years.
LA Case No: MA056050
Jury Acquittal - all counts
Two women accuse a respected father of child molestation. He faced life in prison. Following thorough investigation and aggressive cross-examination, the two women were impeached at trial. The jury returned not-guilty verdicts on all counts.