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When you’re afraid you might lose everything, Mark Broughton will stand up for you. He’ll provide the best legal representation possible.
Broughton is well-known and respected in the Central Valley as one of the best criminal defense lawyers in the area. He helps clients overcome adversity and live happy, fulfilled lives.
Mark Broughton is considered one of the top rated criminal lawyers in Fresno because he gets results. In the last 40+ years, as a criminal lawyer, his track record includes over 200 jury trials and he’s represented thousands of people accused of crimes. Broughton has received many outright not guilty verdicts in all types of cases.
- Federal Crimes
- White Collar Crimes
- Assault Crimes
- Gang Crimes
- Sex Crimes
- Drug Charges
- Drug Crimes
- Criminal Convictions
Broughton is a Criminal Law Specialist certified by the State Bar of California. He’s practiced all over California, in both State and Federal Court. Qualified as a death penalty lawyer, Broughton is also on the special circumstances/death penalty panel of attorneys in Fresno, CA. He is regularly appointed to special and death penalty murder cases by the Fresno County Superior Court. And he proudly serves on the State Bar of California Board of Trustees, as appointed by the Supreme Court.
His public defender career began in San Diego, practicing criminal law, civil litigation and personal injury. He and his family moved to Fresno in 1995, after a successful seventeen-year practice in San Diego. Since then, he has practiced criminal law exclusively.
Broughton was the Chief Defense Attorney for a 17-attorney criminal defense law firm. They handled three to four thousand felony criminal offense cases per year. He later partnered with a very successful criminal law practitioner, where he continues his commitment to help protect the Constitutional rights of his clients.
One of Broughton’s greatest pleasures is teaching and training young lawyers and law students. Most of the people he’s trained have gone on to be successful attorneys at law and have triumphantly represented their own clients in an honest and professional way.
What Should you Look for when Hiring a Fresno Criminal Lawyer?
- Area of Expertise
- Number of Defense Cases
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“My husband and I have really had our ups and downs these past four years and it was helpful to watch your poignant YouTube video a few months ago where you described a story about never wanting to leave your clients behind. We appreciate that, believe me, as this whole journey has been unbelievably hard. Thank you for your continued support as we approach what will hopefully be the final chapter of my husband’s journey. I am hoping for the best of all outcomes.”
Constant and continued support
“After the first meeting with Mark, I knew we were in the right place. Mark was able to get answers and call all the right people to protect my child. We would never deal with the criminal justice system again with out Mark Broughton at our side. We are very thankful we found him and the matter with our son went away quickly.”
Peace of mind with one phone call
“Mr. Broughton is top notch. My son was facing a felony, strike charge. Mr. Broughton fought for my son’s pre-trial release against the recommendation of the probation department, and my son was able to come home. Today, the case was resolved and the outcome was minor in comparison to the charge. I highly recommend Mark Broughton!”
Light in the darkness
“He is an amazing lawyer, I had a near impossible felony case and he helped me bring it down to a misdemeanor. Amazing personality and a kind human being!”
Nearly impossible felony
“I highly recommend Mark Broughton. His expertise, professionalism, and empathy in our complex case gave us the feeling of confidence. I cannot begin to show or say how much we are grateful to you. Mark Broughton, you are truly an Angel in disguise. Again Thank You!”
Statement of Gratitude
“I was charged with 2 felonies and was at risk of jail time, losing my job and my children, basically my entire life. Mark worked closely with me and… I was able to plead no contest to 1 misdemeanor.”
Avoided Jail Time
“I am forever grateful for what Mark has done for my me and my family.”
“Thank you Mark… for the excellent work you all did on my son’s cases and the on-going support you all showed my family and myself through this very difficult time in our lives.”