Eureka Criminal Defense Attorneys
From Our Attorneys...
"It is with great honor that we accept the privilege of providing legal counsel for persons who are accused of criminal misconduct.
We understand and greatly appreciate the responsibility and trust you place in our hands to defend and protect you or your loved one's rights to the best of our ability.
We will work tirelessly and intelligently so that your case is placed in the best possible position in the plea bargaining process or for presentation to a jury.
No matter your circumstances or the nature of the accusations made against you, we will treat you with the dignity and respect you deserve.
We are not here to judge you; we are here to defend you.
We consider it our duty to keep you involved in, and informed about, the developments in your case so that together, we can figure out the best next step in handling your case.
It has and continues to be our honor to defend the people of Humboldt and its surrounding counties for over three decades.
We look forward to each new case and the opportunities they present to help someone in their time of need.
We are proud of the reputation we've earned as Humboldt County's Premier Criminal Defense Firm."
- Manny Daskal & Benjamin Okin
Defending Those Accused of Crimes in Humboldt County
The Law Offices of Manny Daskal & Benjamin Okin have been successfully defending the rights of the criminally accused for over 35 collective years. Our attorneys have devoted their careers to a practice dedicated solely to criminal defense. Attorney Manny Daskal and Attorney Benjamin Okin have each successfully helped thousands of clients and have a proven history of intelligent and zealous representation often leading to a reduction in charges, reduction in punishment, diversions, dismissals and acquittals at trial.
Manny Daskal has over 100 trials and over 200 administrative hearings in his career, and aside from his particular expertise in marijuana cases and dui defense, he has amassed an impressive track record on a wide variety of felonies and misdemeanors. Benjamin Okin is a highly regarded former Humboldt County criminal prosecutor who intimately knows to construct and deconstruct a criminal case to put you in the best possible position through the plea bargaining process and at jury trial. He has won trial after trial against the some of the most experienced prosecutors the county has to offer. Mr. Okin is clearly the present and future of Humboldt County criminal defense practice.
In their over three decades of practice, The Law Offices of Manny Daskal & Benjamin Okin has built strong working relationships with the top experts in the country in all areas of criminal defense including forensic toxicologists, forensic pathologists, polygraph examiners, computer forensics, psychiatrists, handwriting experts, ballistics experts, firearm experts, fingerprint examiners, accident reconstructionists, and more. Moreover, our firm uses only the most experienced and dedicated investigators Humboldt County has to offer help uncover the facts and evidence that can help prove your innocence, lead to a reduction in charges and/or punishment, or earn an acquittal at trial.
If you are being accused of or charged with criminal act, it is important that you retain skilled and experienced legal defense. If you have been charged with any criminal act, your livelihood, freedom from incarceration, and future opportunities may hang in the balance. Place your matter in the hands of two of the very best criminal defense attorneys on the North Coast. You are always innocent until proven guilty in a court of law and our legal team is here to help.
Areas of Practice
If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, the sooner you contact our office, the sooner we can put our individual and collective expertise for work for you. We offer a free case evaluation to every potential client and the reassurance that you will be working with an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense attorney who is dedicated to defending you. We professionally handle all felonies & misdemeanors. We've found success for clients on everything from challenging complex litigation to simple petty crimes. No case is too big or too small.
Our practice includes representation for crimes such as murder / attempted murder, serious & violent felonies (strike offenses),
medical marijuana defense (cultivation, transportation, sales, processing, and possession),
theft crimes (burglary, robbery, embezzlement, etc.), money laundering,
drug crimes, arson and more. We also handle state and federal crimes, as well as juvenile offenses.
If you are charged with a marijuana-related crime, there is no other firm with our history and experience in Humboldt County. Our firm has been handling cases involving medical marijuana in California dating back to the 1970s. Learn more about your rights to possess, cultivate, and transport marijuana as an individual patient or as a member of a cooperative or collective. We will defend you on marijuana related crimes in state and federal court. Come see why our firm is
Humboldt County's strongest marijuana defense firm.
When it comes to representation for your DUI there is no other firm with the experience and training in Humboldt County and its surrounding counties. Come see the dedication and time devoted to becoming a nationally recognized DUI defense firm. We handle first time DUIs to murder charges stemming from a DUI-related accident. If you've already been convicted and would like to seek an expungement of your records, contact us today to see what relief can be provided. We also provide legal representation to petition the court on your behalf to modify the current terms of your probation, have felony wobbler offenses reduced to misdemeanors, and to have your probation terminated early.
Contact us today!
The sooner you contact our firm, the sooner we can take a proactive role to ensure that you are receiving the services of one of the best, most experienced, and dependable firms the North Coast has to offer. Contact The Law Offices of Manny Daskal & Benjamin Okin today to receive a
free case evaluation and learn how our dedicated attorneys can put you in the best position possible to protect you from the consequences that come from being charged and/or convicted of a criminal offense.