San Jose, CA asked in Criminal Law and Domestic Violence for California

Q: Can I change attorneys at trial readiness for felony in California?

1 Lawyer Answer
Amber Hardy
Amber Hardy
  • Criminal Law Lawyer
  • Santa Ana, CA
  • Licensed in California

A: Yes, however depending how long the case has been going on the court may not allow the attorney time to get ready so you would need to talk to the potential new attorney to have them evaluate if they could get more time and if they could be prepared if the judge denied a continuance.

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