Criminal Defense

If you have been charged with a crime, the Law Office of Nicole Irmer can help you. We understand that learning you are under investigation or charged with a crime can be overwhelming. Whether you are accused of a first time DUI offense or a serious felony, at the Law Office of Nicole Irmer, we appreciate the pressure you are under and grasp your concerns.  We are ready and qualified to defend you. With over 15 years of experience, Nicole Irmer has successfully handled thousands of criminal cases. When you are in trouble, you need an attorney who knows the law and the system. Nicole appears regularly in all San Diego County courts, including Vista, El Cajon, Downtown San Diego, and South Bay courthouses.  Each client receives experienced, personal service and a commitment to their best interests.

We have helped clients both adults and juveniles at every stage of a criminal accusation. This even includes the investigatory stage. At the Law Office of Nicole Irmer, we have protected clients’ interests early in the process by representing our clients during formal questioning by the police.  An attorney is helpful at this stage because he or she can help the client avoid unintentional self-incrimination or the possibility of a confession made under coercion or duress.  Your rights need to be protected whether you are a suspect or have already been charged.  At the Law Office of Nicole Irmer, we are professionals who can assess the situation to help you make the right choice about hiring a lawyer at this juncture.

In addition, the Law Office of Nicole Irmer has helped clients from the initial arrest or bench warrant all the way through to an appeal of an unfavorable verdict or sentence, if necessary.  Ms. Irmer defends clients charged with any criminal offenses, whether at the state or federal level.  The Law Office of Nicole Irmer can assist with Expungements and Petitions for Factual Innocence for clients who wish to clear their criminal records for professional, employment or personal reasons. In addition, if a loved one has recently been taken into custody we can assist with a bail hearing in attempt to release them from custody.

Defending Criminal Cases with a Strategic Approach

The Law Office of Nicole Irmer is strategic when defending criminal charges. Each case is unique and the circumstances and evidence related to the alleged crime is thoroughly reviewed by Nicole Irmer to determine the best options for an effective defense. At times an aggressive approach with the prosecution is necessary; and at other times, the best option may be to exercise discretion and utilize a strategic approach during negotiations.  Because of our experience, we are able to anticipate where your case is headed and can help you make the right choices for you and your family. We understand that the criminal justice system can be intimidating and confusing. We appreciate that your choices will impact the rest of your life and you need to know your options. We are committed to our clients’ defense and fight zealously to protect their rights and freedoms.

The Law Office of Nicole Irmer handles numerous misdemeanor and felony cases, including but not limited to:

  • Driving Under the Influence
  • Vehicular Manslaughter
  • Voluntary, Involuntary, and Negligent Homicide
  • Hit & Run
  • Reckless Driving
  • Drug Crimes (including sale or possession of both illicit and prescription drugs)
  • Fraud and Fraudulent Prescriptions
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Sexual Misconduct, Sexual Harassment, Sexual Battery, and Rape
  • Domestic Violence
  • Assault and Battery
  • Vandalism
  • Child Abuse and Child Endangerment
  • Restraining Orders and related violations
  • Allegations of Unauthorized Practice of Medicine

For a full list of misdemeanor and felony cases Ms. Irmer handles, please click here.

If you or someone close to you has been or is about to be charged with a criminal offense, whether a misdemeanor or a felony, we encourage you to contact our office at (619) 237-6130 for a confidential free consultation.  The reputation of Nicole Irmer is excellent.  No matter the circumstance of your case, the Law Office of Nicole Irmer is committed to zealously representing you and protecting your interests.