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Chico Sex Crimes Defense Lawyer

What are the Laws for Sex Offenders in California?

Man touching woman's shoulder - sex crimeHave you been accused of a sex crime? The laws regarding sex offenses are harsh across the country but, they are particularly strict in California. Law enforcement and prosecutors work aggressively to prosecute those they consider to be sex offenders. In some areas, special task forces or units have been set up to find and prosecute such offenders.

If you are facing sex crime allegations, you need an attorney who is not intimidated by the opposition and who can tenaciously fight for you while defending your legal rights. At Robert L. Marshall, Attorney at Law, you can work with a sex crime defense lawyer who is highly respected in the area. Bob has two decades of legal experience, a wealth of knowledge and skills, and a long-standing commitment to protecting the rights of California’s criminally accused.

Have you been arrested for a sex crime in California? Call Robert L. Marshall Attorney At Law today at (530) 212-7766 or contact us online to meet with our sex crime defense lawyer in Chico!

What Are the Different Types of Sex Offenses?

We represent clients in all types of sex crime accusations, including but not limited to:

  • Rape
  • Statutory rape
  • Indecent exposure
  • Lewd conduct
  • Sexual assault or battery
  • Child molestation
  • Child pornography
  • Sexual abuse
  • Prostitution/solicitation

Sex crime accusations may occur through misinterpretation, mistaken identity, revenge, and outright lies. A thorough investigation into the incident as well as the accuser may often reveal evidence favorable to the accused. Our defense attorney knows how to handle a sex crime case properly.

What are the Penalties for Sex Crimes in California?

A sex crime conviction can have a devastating impact on your life. Your personal relationships may be affected, your reputation damaged, and future opportunities for jobs and housing harmed. Sex crimes carry a heavy social stigma that can be hard to escape, even if you are not convicted.

You will likely face jail or prison time, heavy fines, and probation as well as mandatory registration as a sex offender. If you are required to register as a sex offender, the information obtained by law enforcement will be made available to the public. The information that will be released includes, but is not limited to, your full address, your employer, and your address.

Experienced Legal Defense in Butte County

You should never talk to anyone about the allegations against you until you contact a Chico sex crime attorney. Bob is ready to advocate on your behalf every step of the way. In some cases, we may be able to have charges reduced or dropped. We understand what charges you may be facing and what is at stake. Let us fight, so you don't have to.

Contact Robert L. Marshall Attorney At Law today to schedule a consultation!

We Let The Results Speak for Themselves

  • Case Dismissed Assault With A Deadly Weapon
    Assault with a deadly weapon and great bodily injury.
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI
    DUI with blood test of .15% reduced to wet reckless. No DMV suspension.
  • No Charges Filed Elderly Abuse
    Nursing home owner accused of abusing elderly resident. Prosecutor said our thorough investigation helped convince him not to file charges.
  • Dismissed DUI
    DUI with breath test result of .13. No DMV suspension.
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI
    DUI with breath test of .14% reduced to wet reckless. No DMV suspension.
  • Not Guilty Road Rage/Assault With A Deadly Weapon
    Client accused of trying to run a motorcyclist off the freeway. The prosecution's main eyewitness was a Butte County Superior Court judge.


  • “I owe my freedom to this man. He made calls to me on HIS time, and helped make sure I did everything I needed to do.”

  • “Mr Marshall is attentive and will fight like a bulldog and I know for a fact that he is only concerned for his client and justice”

  • “You couldn’t find a smarter more tenacious lawyer to advocate for you.”

    Eric S.
  • “Bob Marshall told me to stay calm and he would handle everything. I never even had to go to court on the case. ”

  • “During the time I have retained Mr. Marshall's services he had proved himself both professional and competent.”

    Mary M.
  • “His professionalism and knowledge are top notch.”

  • “We were very pleased with the outcome and attorney service.”

  • “Without a doubt I say Robert Marshall is a dedicated and loyal attorney to the people who retain his expertise ”

    Issac H.

The Defense Attorney You Hire

Could Be Your Most Important Decision
  • We exclusively handle Criminal, DUI & Juvenile Defense.

  • Free consultation for select Northern California Counties.

  • When you hire Bob you can expect quick response times.

  • We have a proven track record - see what our clients have to say.