Arrested? Protect Your Rights! Since 1999, the Law Office of Nicolai Cocis Has Been Defending the Accused Throughout Riverside County.

Temecula Criminal Defense Lawyer

Have You Been Arrested? Contact Our Firm at 951-666-2600

If you have been arrested in Temecula, you could be facing heavy penalties and strict fines. We understand that this time in your life can be upsetting and confusing. You may be wondering where to turn and who to turn to. This is where we can help! The Law Office of Nicolai Cocis is here to offer legal guidance and counsel to those accused of criminal offenses, including DUI and juvenile matters. We have successfully defended hundreds of citizens since 1999 and pride ourselves in being one of Riverside County's premier criminal defense offices. We are exceptionally knowledgeable with the laws governing criminal defense and are familiar with the judges and prosecutors of Riverside County's judicial system. The moment you secure our representation, we will review your case and inform you of your rights and legal options. We will address each of your concerns and answer each of your questions in order to help you obtain the peace of mind that you deserve.

Real Cases. Real Results.

See How We Have Helped Other People in Your Shoes

  • Theft Crime Probation & House Arrest
  • Assault Rights Protected
  • Warrant issued in violation of the 4th Amendment Case dismissed
  • Fraudulent Use of Employer Credit Card Dismissed
  • Off-Duty Police Captain Investigated For Threatening to Shoot Individual Misdemeanor "Disturbance of the Peace"
  • Transportation of 5 Pounds of Meth 180 days of Caltrans work. Avoided prison.
  • Possession of 640 lbs. of Marijuana with Intent to Sell Probation and house arrest. Avoided prison.
  • 4th-time DUI While On Probation for 2nd and 3rd-time DUI In-custody rehab. Avoided years of prison time.
  • Firefighter was Arrested for Child Endangerment and Child Molest Charges Not Filed By Prosecutor
  • Felony Vandalism Involving "Hollywood Madam" Heidi Fleiss Misdemeanors Dismissed. Felony Reduced
  • Trafficking 2000 lbs. (1 ton) of Marijuana and Child Endangerment Marijuana Charge Dismissed
  • Book Author's Akita Dog Bit 3 Year Old Child, Causing Major Injuries Probation and house arrest. Avoided prison
  • 3rd DUI While on Probation for 2nd DUI Avoided Lengthy Jail Sentence
  • Possession of Cocaine With Intent To Sell by Registered Nurse Case Dismissed. Other Case Reduced
  • Federal Bank Burglary Worth as Much as $6 Million Sentenced to 3 years and 1 month
  • Church Pastor Arrested for Demonstrating at DMV Not Guilty
  • Drug Trafficking | 160 lbs. of Marijuana Dismissed
  • High-School Basketball Coach Accused of Sex Offense Offense Reduced and Avoided Registration
  • Off-Duty Sheriff's Deputy Charged with Felony Assault with Deadly Weapon Reduced to Misdemeanor and Saved Career
  • Auto Theft Ring Avoided lengthy prison sentence
  • Felony Domestic Violence by Member of Armed Forces Dismissed
  • Off-Duty Police Officer Lewd Act & Sexual Battery Jury Trial
  • Felony Commercial Bribery at Casino Reduced to Misdemeanor
  • Lt. Commander - Felony Receipt of Child Pornography Reduced Sentence
  • Embezzlement of $250,000 by Bookkeeper Dismissed
  • Felony Assault Causing Great Bodily Injury Reduced to Misdemeanor Battery; Avoided Prison
  • DUI with Severe Injuries - $1.6 Million in Damages Substantial Reduction of Restitution
  • Young Adult Accused of Felony Sex Offenses Probation and Avoided Registration
  • Felony Hit and Run After Major Accident Reduced to Misdemeanor and Avoided Prison
  • Embezzlement of $212,000 by Treasurer Probation & House Arrest
  • DUI (Marijuana & Alcohol) Charges Not Filed by Prosecutor
  • Teacher Charged with Felony Welfare Fraud & Perjury Reduced to Misdemeanor
  • 2 lbs. of Marijuana with Intent To Sell Drug Diversion
  • Possession of $500,000 with Intent to Purchase Cocaine Reduced Prison Time
  • Robbery of Fast-Food Restaurant & False Imprisonment Avoided Substantial Prison Sentence
  • 100 lbs. of Marijuana with Intent to Sell Criminal Charges Not Filed
  • Felony Welfare Fraud Reduced To Misdemeanor
  • Registered Nurse Accused of 5 Felony Counts All Felonies Dismissed
  • Felony DUI Accident That Resulted in Injuries Probation & House Arrest. Avoided Prison.
  • $360,000 in Asset Forfeiture From Burglary DA's Office Ordered to Return Money to Victims
  • Fireman Arrested for Domestic Violence No Charges Filed
  • Foreign Tourist Arrested for Domestic Violence No Charges Filed
  • Marine Sergeant Arrested for Felony Domestic Violence Reduced to Misdemeanor and Career was Saved
  • Arrest for Threats to Police No Charges Filed
  • DPSS Revocation of License Avoided License Suspension
  • Sentenced to 30 Years-to-Life for Possession With Intent to Sell Resentenced Under New Law and Released
  • Military Wife Charged with Domestic Violence Dismissed
  • Felony Sex Offense Charge was Reduced and Avoided Registration
  • Sex Offense With Minor Reduced to "Disturbance of the Peace"
  • Reckless Driving Resulting in Car Rollover Reduced to Speeding Ticket
  • Domestic Violence on Military Base Case Dismissed
  • Felony Welfare Fraud & Perjury Fraud Reduced to Misdemeanor & Perjury Dismissed
  • 4 Felony Insurance Fraud Charges Reduced to Infraction and Misdemeanor
  • Felony corporal injury on a spouse and felony negligent discharge of a firearm House Arrest - Avoided Prison
  • Felony DUI and Accident Resulting in Injuries Avoided Prison Sentence
  • Felony Possession with Intent to Sell While on Probation Avoided Several Years of Prison
  • Marine Sergeant charged with DUI Reduced to Wet-Reckless
  • High School Teacher Accused of Sexting With Student Avoided life-time registration as Sex Offender.

What Sets Us Apart?

We Put our clients first
  • We Were Voted as 2018 “Attorney of the Year” by the Southwest Riverside County Bar Association.

  • We deliver quality representation and real results.

  • We have an extensive track record of success.

  • We are familiar with local judges and prosecutors.

  • We have been practicing Criminal Law since 1999.

  • We have a 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating.

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