Valencia Criminal Defense Lawyer

Valencia Criminal Defense Attorney Max Gorby has more than 19 years of experience defending individuals against criminal charges that originate from the Santa Clarita Superior Courthouse.  If you have been arrested in the Valencia area, you will need a lawyer who has experience in dealing with the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff Station, and the Santa Clarita branch of the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office.  Criminal Defense Attorney Max Gorby has been successful in contacting these agencies before going to court in an effort to have your criminal charges dismissed before the initial court date.

Call Valencia Criminal Defense Attorney Max Gorby at (323) 477-2819

You are innocent unless proven guilty and the burden of proving your guilt rests entirely upon the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office in the Santa Clarita Branch.  It may be possible to reduce the charges against you to a lesser offense or otherwise negotiate an alternative resolution to your case.  I can help answer some of the questions you may have regarding your case, such as:

  • Did the police violate my constitutional rights?
  • What are the next steps in the legal process?
  • What are the chances of accomplishing a reduction in the charges?
  • Is it possible to be incarcerated for my alleged offense?
  • Are there any alternative programs to avoid possible incarceration?

When you are looking for a lawyer, you need aggressive and experienced counsel to successfully defend your rights.  I have handled countless criminal cases in the Santa Clarita Superior Court.  When you are facing criminal charges, don’t risk your liberty, career and future.

Call Valencia Criminal Defense Attorney Max Gorby at (323) 477-2819

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has exclusive jurisdiction for the Santa Clarita Valley.  There are many resources that the Sheriff’s Department in Santa Clarita can provide.

The City of Santa Clarita consistently remains one of the safest cities in California as well as in the nation. Overall, Santa Clarita is the 4th safest among California cities with a population of at least 150,000 people and is the 13th safest in the United States.  The City of Santa Clarita unlike many other cities in Los Angeles County boasts a much larger share of owner-occupied housing units compared to housing units occupied by renters. Close to three-fourths or 73% of Santa Clarita’s housing units are owner-occupied compared to only 39% countywide.  Santa Clarita’s housing stock is substantially newer than that of the entire County. One-third or 33% of Santa Clarita’s housing stock was built from 1980 through 1989. In comparison, only 12% of Los Angeles County’s housing was built during this same time period. Additionally, only 5% of Santa Clarita’s housing was built prior to 1960; whereas, 48% of the County’s housing was built prior to 1960.  Santa Clarita’s average housing vacancy rate for 2005 – 2009 was 3.85% compared to 5.7% for the County of Los Angeles.

Single-family homes in the entire Santa Clarita Valley have increased in value each year from 2000 to 2006. Median resale prices in 2010 dropped less than 1% to $406,408 from 2009 and were 33% below the peak in 2006.

Condominium resale prices followed a similar pattern in the Santa Clarita Valley. In 2010, the condominium resale price was $227,700 or less than 1% above prices in 2009. The 2010 median resale price was 40% below the median price in 2006.  Median home prices in the City of Santa Clarita remain affordable compared to other cities in Los Angeles County. The March 2011 median home price of $330,000 was slightly above that of Los Angeles County at $318,000. In fact, Santa Clarita’s home prices are substantially lower than those found in Glendale, Burbank, and Pasadena and somewhat higher than those found in Los Angeles.

Santa Clarita Courthouse
23747 West Valencia Blvd.,
Santa Clarita, CA 91355.

Criminal Clerk’s desk (661) 253-7384

Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office
Santa Clarita Area Office
23747 West Valencia Blvd. Rm. 1
Valencia, Ca. 91355

Phone 661-253-7244
Fax 661-254-8942

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North Valley District – Santa Clarita Courthouse