A Professional Law Corporation

[Formerly Christina S. Stokholm, Inc., A Professional Law Corporation]



674 County Square Drive, Suite 209C
Ventura, CA  93003-0449
Phone: 805-233-7848  Fax: 805-456-0885

Criminal Defense Rate Schedule

These fees are for cases in Ventura County only.  Call for a quote on out of county cases.  Many cases will require an additional deposit to cover costs (such as witness fees, subpoena costs, jury fees, transcript fees, etc.).


Misdemeanor Without Trial

Most cases do not go to trial; rather, the work is in appearing in court, analyzing the evidence, and negotiating the disposition on your behalf.  In most misdemeanor cases, you are not required to appear personally in court if you have an attorney.


$1,500 for most misdemeanors (including DUI)

$2,500 for serious or complex misdemeanors (including domestic violence, sex offenses, and cases in specialty courts)




Misdemeanor With Trial


$6,500 - $10,000, depending on the complexity of the case and anticipated length of trial.




Representation at DMV Proceedings

Re: driver license suspension for DUI or otherwise






Most Felonies Through Preliminary Hearing

Many cases settle or otherwise resolve at or before the preliminary hearing.



*Complex and/or serious cases will be more.  Call for quote on all felony cases.




Most Felony Trials


$7,500 - $15,000* (depending on anticipated length of trial)

*Complex and/or serious cases will be more.  Call for quote on all felony cases.




Petition for Dismissal of Case Under Penal Code section 1203.4 or 1203.4a

This is frequently referred to as an “expungement.”  I will explain to you what this dismissal does and what it does not do.


$500 for misdemeanor case

$750 for felony case

Motion for Early Termination of Probation


$750 for misdemeanor case

$995 for felony case