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Criminal Defense Lawyers in Pacific Grove

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Whether you’re facing felony or misdemeanor charges, it’s crucial to have a skilled lawyer fighting on your behalf every step of the way. A conviction could have severe consequences, such as a jail or prison sentence and/or a fine, which could affect your wellbeing far into the future. Our attorneys are here to provide the fierce advocacy you need and will fight to protect your rights and freedom. When you retain our services, we will extensively examine the facts of your case to develop a strong legal defense and work toward a favorable outcome.

Discuss your case with our experienced team. Call us at (831) 269-5353.

Fighting to Protect Your Best Interests

To land a conviction, the prosecutor must present evidence in court that proves, beyond a reasonable doubt, that you committed the alleged offense. By thoroughly investigating your circumstances, interviewing witnesses, and conducting aggressive cross-examinations, our lawyers can effectively challenge the prosecutor’s case against you. Our Pacific Grove criminal defense attorneys have faced some of the toughest opponents and obtained just results for past clients. We are ready to do the same for you.

We provide skilled defense for various offenses, including:

By Your Side Throughout the Criminal Process

Understanding how frightening and stressful it is to be facing criminal allegations, our lawyers make it a top priority to provide the personal attention you need. We want to help you understand the legal process and we will listen to your side of the story, explain the specifics of the charges, discuss possible outcomes, and inform you of your legal options. Our team will work relentlessly to get charges reduced or dropped and minimize the life-altering effects of a conviction.

To schedule your free case evaluation, fill out our online contact form or call us at (831) 269-5353.

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las Oficinas Legales de William V. Pernik
  • “I felt like he understood the stress me and my family were going through and held our hand through the process”

    Alex F.

  • “Good friend and attorney - if you are in trouble, take my word: he's good.”

    Justin C.

  • “William stood out as the most honest, hard working and compassionate.”


  • “You will not regret hiring him as your legal counsel. I honestly, cannot thank him enough for his dedication, hard work, and patience with my case that lasted over 18 months”

    Rob M.

  • “Roland listened to me, asked appropriate questions and provided me with the information that I needed in order to make an informed decision.”

    Chris m.

  • “Amazing in every way.”

    Kritine F.

  • “I hope not to need a criminal lawyer again soon but it's nice to know where to find a good one!!”

    Steven M.

  • “Not only did he fight for the best outcome for me, but he also was available to answer my questions 24-7. I felt very protected and calm when Mr. Pernik would enter the court room”

    Avvo Reviewer

  • “I was fighting a DUI prison case. Those cases are usually very black and white for judges. Mr. Pernik guided me in the right direction so my case turned out very beneficial for me. His statements are very well put together.”

    Avvo Reviewer

  • “If you are smart enough to find William and pick him for your attorney, the outcome will be the best you could possibly hope for.”

    K F.

  • “I must say Mr. William Pernik is an exemplary exception to this rule. I cannot say enough wonderful things about Mr. Pernik and his professionalism as an attorney and his compassion for his client's rights.”

    Yelp Reviewer

  • “Mr. William Pernik is extremely intelligent and caring with his clients. Not a very easy combination to find in a lawyer. He looks at all the options for the best possible fair and just outcome in a case.”


  • “He is an active listener, dedicated to his profession and his community.”

    J TD T.

  • “I highly recommend Mr. Pernick. He is extremely knowledgeable about complex criminal defense issues. He is very hard-working and provides excellent representation for his clients. No one will work harder to achieve the best result.”


  • “If you want solid representation from someone who is non-judgmental and has your back, look no further.”

    Annia R.