Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton



2445 Capitol St.
Ste. 150
Fresno, CA 93721
Phone: 559.233.5333
Fax: 559.485.3852
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About the Firm

One of the top criminal defense firms in the Fresno, California area is the Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton. The firm serves clients throughout the California Central Valley in all types of criminal cases, and also serves people who are charged with crimes while visiting some of the national parks in the region. Understanding and interpreting criminal law is no easy task, and with every criminal charge meaning a prosecutor who will try to convict, it is imperative for clients to have a team of well experienced attorneys on their side. The thorough manner with which the Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton investigates each case and develops the best defense sets it apart from most other criminal defense firms.

The firm’s founder, Jeffrey Hammerschmidt has more than 23 years of experience as a licensed attorney. With a J.D. from the Columbia School of Law, he started his career with the District Attorney’s office. He has also served with the Fresno Police Department, and has a thorough knowledge of criminal law, investigative procedures and prosecution. Hammerschmidt dedicates all of his practice to litigation. Co-founder Mark Broughton has a J.D. from the Western State University. Like Hammerschmidt, he too, dedicates 100 percent of his practice to litigation. He has more than 33 years of experience under his belt, including 17 years in criminal defense. Broughton is one of the few attorneys qualified to deal with serious murder cases in the region, and he has worked with clients in a number of high profile cases. Both Hammerschmidt and Broughton are AV certified by Martindale-Hubbell – this indicates that peers have ranked them at the highest possible level in the legal profession. Attorney Laura Bagg has been with the Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton since 2010, and specializes in Domestic Violence. She is a court appointed advocate for domestic violence cases.


Attorneys at the Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton are also involved in a number of Pro Bono activities. The excellent quality of service, combined with unparalleled experience and knowledge of the legal system makes the team at the Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton the preferred choice for dealing with all types of legal affairs.
 

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Areas of Law

  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Constitutional Law
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI DWI
  • Traffic Violations
  • White Collar Crimes

Office Location

Law Office of Hammerschmidt Broughton

2445 Capitol St.
Ste. 150
Fresno,CA,93721
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