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Criminal Defense Experience - 40+ Years

We Represent Military Members Facing Charges Off Base

For military personnel, DUI and criminal charges off base are handled by civilian authorities, and can also have ramifications on base. They may result in loss of base driving privileges and command action.

For officers and senior enlisted personnel, it is often a career-ender. The junior enlisted may be able to recover and continue a military career, but this could also result in them not being re-enlisted, cancellation of orders or promotion, NJP (nonjudicial punishment) and have other consequences. Having been a USMC captain, William Christoph and his son are familiar with the handling of military personnel with civilian DUI and criminal charges with the command.

Our lawyers have more than 55 years of experience handling 4,000-plus DUI offenses and other criminal charges. Call us for your free consultation at 760-487-6830. You can also contact us online to schedule your appointment. There is no charge for the initial consultation. We know how to handle military personnel with cases off base.

We Represent Camp Pendleton Marines Charged Off Base

We represent Marines and naval personnel stationed at Camp Pendleton, the San Diego Naval Bases and Miramar Marine Corps Air Station and other military bases in the San Diego area, who need a DUI defense attorney or defense lawyers near us for other criminal charges off base.

As a former USMC captain, infantry platoon commander and Cobra pilot from 1968-1976, William Christoph and son Nicholas Christoph have represented several thousand Marines for DUI and criminal charges over more than 55 years of combined experience. They have been located across from the Vista Courthouse for over 40 years and deal daily with local judges, prosecutors, law enforcement and court personnel.

Contact Our Military DUI and Criminal Defense Lawyers

Discuss your case with one of the attorneys from the Christoph Law Offices in Vista, California, serving Camp Pendleton service members. William Christoph was a Marine captain, infantry platoon commander and Cobra pilot from 1968-1976; he and his son have handled USMC cases in our town for decades. Among their honors are being “rated* highest in legal ability and ethical standards” by Martindale-Hubbell, a former Judge Pro Tem, Deputy San Diego City Attorney, and listed by San Diego Magazine as one of San Diego’s Top Attorneys.

Call today for a free initial consultation at 760-487-6830 and let us help to achieve the best possible outcome in your case.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories — legal ability and general ethical standards.

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