Experience. Integrity. Dedication.
If you have been arrested or accused of committing murder or manslaughter, you need an experienced and knowledgeable criminal defense lawyer fighting for your rights! Riverside Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels has been successfully representing criminal defense clients in the Inland Empire for over ten years.

The Law Offices of John L. Michels is dedicated exclusively to the defense of Criminal Law clients! Contact us at
(951) 276-8900 for a free consultation. Attorney John L. Michels is available to clients 24 hours a day!

Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyer John L. Michels will fight to ensure that the police agencies and District Attorney’s office
are operating within the framework set forth by the Constitution. Protecting your rights is our first priority!


A former prosecutor, Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels has represented clients in every aspect of criminal law, including complex murder cases. Mr. Michels represents clients involved in a number of crimes involving the death of another, including:

           · Felony Murder
           · First Degree Murder
           · Involuntary Manslaughter
           · Second Degree Murder
           · Vehicular Manslaughter
           · Voluntary Manslaughter

All cases involving allegations of murder or manslaughter are extremely serious.
Conviction can result in life imprisonment and even the death penalty. The
circumstances of the case will determine not only what crime the defendant is charged with, but how the case will be defended. You need an experienced criminal defense attorney to protect your rights and thoroughly investigate the circumstances of your case, especially when certain mitigating factors may exist which would lessen the charges.

Attorney John L. Michels and his investigative team of former prosecutors and law enforcement officers will fight aggressively to get your case dismissed and keep you out of jail! These individuals bring added credibility to our defense investigation, to the benefit of our clients.  We are familiar with the DA’s practices and procedures and know how to get favorable results for you!

If you have been arrested for manslaughter or murder, please fill out our Criminal Defense Case Evaluation Form.
Riverside Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels will contact you as soon as he has reviewed your information.

If you need immediate assistance
with a Criminal Law matter, please
call Attorney John L. Michels at
(951) 276-8900 today to schedule
a free consultation!
The Law Offices of
John L. Michels
3891 10th St.
Riverside, CA 92501
Phone: (951) 276-8900
Fax: (951) 788-2220
Email: [email protected]

Riverside Criminal Defense Attorney John L. Michels defends clients in a variety of criminal matters throughout Riverside and surrounding areas, including:

Banning, Beaumont, Corona, Grand Terrace, Loma Linda, Moreno Valley, Norco, Perris, Redlands, Riverside County, Riverside, Rubidoux, San Bernardino.

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