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  1. Mark Deniz has been a member of the California State bar for over 11 years.

    Mark is involved with the San Diego Bar Association serving on its legal panel.

    Due to his legal experience Mark Deniz has the privilege of serving on several attorney panels.

    Mark Deniz is a top contributor on Avvo providing outstanding legal advice. Mark Deniz also serves on the Avvo Legal Panel. The only San Diego Criminal Defense attorney who is on the panel.

  2. Mark Deniz is a member of California DUI Lawyers Association.

    Nation's Premier | NACDA | Top Ten Ranking 2014

    Mark Deniz has been named one of The National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys “Top 10” Attorneys.

    Mark Deniz has been deemed by The Lead Counsel Rating for providing exceptional legal representation to individuals and businesses.

    The firm is a member of the better business bureau who ensures quality service for its clients.

  3. The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers

    Mark Deniz has consistently been named one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers.

    Mark Deniz is a member of the prestigious National College for DUI defense and has completed its intensive summer session curriculum conducted at Harvard Law School.

    Mark Deniz has received AVVO’s prestigious Clients’ Choice award

    The prestigious legal rating service AVVO has consistently given Law Offices of Mark Deniz a "Superb" rating.

  4. Proudly Serving the Community Service 2003

    Mark Deniz has proudly served as a member of the California state bar since 2003.

    Mark Deniz has consistently been named one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers.

  1. Mark Deniz has been a member of the California State bar for over 11 years.

  2. Mark is involved with the San Diego Bar Association serving on its legal panel.

  3. Due to his legal experience Mark Deniz has the privilege of serving on several attorney panels.

  4. Mark Deniz is a top contributor on Avvo providing outstanding legal advice. Mark Deniz also serves on the Avvo Legal Panel. The only San Diego Criminal Defense attorney who is on the panel.

  5. Mark Deniz is a member of California DUI Lawyers Association.

  6. Nation's Premier | NACDA | Top Ten Ranking 2014

    Mark Deniz has been named one of The National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys “Top 10” Attorneys.

  7. Mark Deniz has been deemed by The Lead Counsel Rating for providing exceptional legal representation to individuals and businesses.

  8. The firm is a member of the better business bureau who ensures quality service for its clients.

  9. The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers

    Mark Deniz has consistently been named one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers.

  10. Mark Deniz is a member of the prestigious National College for DUI defense and has completed its intensive summer session curriculum conducted at Harvard Law School.

  11. Mark Deniz has received AVVO’s prestigious Clients’ Choice award

  12. The prestigious legal rating service AVVO has consistently given Law Offices of Mark Deniz a "Superb" rating.

  13. Proudly Serving the Community Service 2003

    Mark Deniz has proudly served as a member of the California state bar since 2003.

  14. Mark Deniz has consistently been named one of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100 Trial Lawyers.

April 2017 Archives

A DUI arrest and how it can affect a teacher. Credentials, Licensing, Union, Tenure, are all issues. San Diego Defense Lawyer DUI explains how a driving under the influence charge can impact.

One of the first questions I ask when speaking to a client is:

Getting a DUI while crossing the US Mexico border. Point of Entry driving under the influence cases examined. San Diego DUI Lawyer attorney explains how to handle the case.

There is familiar scenario is point of entry DUIs.  Someone heads into the point of entry, US/Mexico border.  They are contacted by a border patrol officer.  After a brief discussion, the person is sent to secondary screening.  The person comes into contact with another border patrol officer.  After a brief discussion, the border patrol officer detains the person.  The person now has to wait around for what feels like forever until they are contacted by a CHP officer.  This officer interviews the person and usually arrests them for DUI.  The person is then transported 45 minutes or so to jail, where they do a chemical test.  If you have been in a situation that is familiar to these facts call our office now for a consultation at (858) 751-4384.

Nurse with a San Diego DUI. RN What to do when you have a driving under the influence charge. DUI Defense Lawyer Attorney explains how to handle your case. Nursing license

When someone is arrested for a San Diego DUI, they quickly turn to how much an impending DUI charge is going to impact their lives.  For nurses, this can mean putting their jobs in jeopardy.  Many of my clients are professionals.  Of all the professions, nursing ranks as one that a San Diego DUI impacts.  Any attorney who deals with these cases will tell you the best thing to do is get the best resolution possible.  Call our office for a free consultation at (858) 751-4384.  

DUI with an accident is considered an "Aggravated DUI". Collision can add punishment to a DUI. Former Senior Prosecutor now San Diego DUI Defense Lawyer explains.

I field calls from people who were arrested on a San Diego DUI charge.  In their set of facts is an accident/collision.  If a collision is part of the fact pattern, the prosecution and judge will believe more punishments are required.  These are the cases that a lawyer should be retained on.  Call our office for a free consultation at (858) 751-4384.

VC 20002 (b) What to do when charged with a Hit and Run charge in San Diego. How to handle and get these charges dismissed.

Hit and Run cases are usually about hearing both sides of the story.  Someone may hit another vehicle and be looking for a place to park.  That is when someone looks through the window and assumes the person is trying to flee the scene.

How to handle and beat a PC 148 charge. What to do when Charged With Resisting Arrest? PC 148(a)(1) delaying obstructing police officer. San Diego Former Prosecutor Attorney Lawyer

I was a former senior prosecutor.  During my tenure on the prosecution side I was assigned to the "red arrow" unit, which deals with high profile cases.  This included occupy wall street resisting arrest and obstruction prosecution.  There is a lot of information behind the scenes that needs examination when breaking down a resisting arrest case.  

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Outcome of Case: Wet Reckless

1st time DUI Collision with a .13% BAC  
November 2017

Outcome of Case: Case Dismissed

1st time DUI with a .18% BAC
November 2017

Outcome of Case: Misdemeanor (No time in custody)

Felony Burglary
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