Los Angeles Prostitution Defense Lawyer
Prostitution is a misdemeanor offense but still carries consequences that our sex crime defense attorneys want to protect you from if you are being charged with prostitution.
Our lawyers in L.A. are here to help protect your rights, freedom, and certainly your reputation as we understand that prostitution charges can be humiliating and have an effect on your family and career. We do our best to try and make sure you avoid jail time.
Prostitution inCaliforniais governed by Penal code section 647(b) which states that any person who solicits or agrees to engage in lewd acts for money or consideration can be charged with prostitution. The prosecution must prove that there was some act in furtherance of the agreement such as taking off clothes or handing over the money.
You may face penalties such as jail time, payment of fines, and possibly sex offender registration. Our sex crime defense lawyers will do everything we can to prevent these penalties.
If you or someone you know is facing prostitution charges, call us immediately and our sex crime lawyers inL.A.will get started on your defense.