FELONY ASSAULT with a DEADLY WEAPON

Client threatened motorist, who cut him off with his car, with Handgun. The client was charged with Felony Assault with a Deadly Weapon &  Handgun Enhancement. A plea bargain was reached & client received probation.

EXPLOSIVES MANDATORY PRISON- Lancaster

Client charged with unlawful possession of explosive devices. Conviction would result in Mandatory State Prison as the only allowed judicial sentence. D.D.A., not wanting to try the case against Mr. Bernstein, allowed the Client to accept responsibility for illegal possession of fireworks, which is only an infraction. Client accepted & paid fine of $200.00.

BATTERY – Los Angeles

Client accused of a fight in a parking lot,  injuring attendant. Client bailed out, retained Mr. Berstein, advising both the Police & District Attorney’s office of this representation, it was decided that the case was not sufficiently strong enough to take to trial & not filed. Case: DISMISSED.

CHILD ABUSE and ASSAULT with DEADLY WEAPON

Heroin-addicted Client charged with Child Abuse & Assault with Deadly Weapon. Deal: No Jail Time, probation, & drug counseling.

AGGRAVATED ASSAULT-Pasadena , California

Client was charged taking part in a concerted violent gang attack on a Mexican street vendor. Victim was struck in the head with a rock & numerous items of property taken from him. The attack was video taped. Negotiated plea to a misdemeanor assault, not a strike, & released on probation. Served total of 90 days.

EXPLOSIVE DEVICES-Westminster, CA

Accused of spousal abuse, assault with a firearm, & possession of numerous explosive devices. (Explosive device convictions are mandatory state prison). Bob Bernstein successfully negotiated a plea resulting in the client serving only 180 days of local jail time, with half time off for good behavior, client to be home in less than 90 days.

CHILD ENDANGERMENT-Santa Ana, CA

Client accused of felony child endangerment when his minor child was injured after he crashed into several parked cars while intoxicated (blood alcohol .18) Result: He happily plead to a simple DUI, plus parenting classes.

DEATH PENALTY, DOUBLE MURDER, KIDNAPPING; DISMISSED

Client facing six Life Terms plus 115 years in Special Allegations in Asian gang-related murder, videotaped by four security cameras in pool hall. Death Penalty, Double Murder, Kidnapping & 5 counts of attempted murder. Result: Case Dismissed.

CARJACKING-Los Angeles , CA

Client arrested as a juvenile, because of the severity of the charges, client charged in adult court for robbery & carjacking. Bob Bernstein represented him for the initial hearing, the DA reassessed & felt the charges were not strong enough to go to trial & all charges were dismissed & the client was released.

CARJACKING-Hollywood , CA

Arrested in Las Vegas & accused by LAPD of participating in a carjacking & assault, driving stolen carjacked vehicle at the time of her arrest. Released to her mother’s custody in Las Vegas, returned to Los Angeles where Mr. Bernstein intervened with LAPD & showed she was a witness, not  a perpetrator. No charges filed.