Dublin, California (EastBayDaily) — Dublin Criminal Defense Attorney Ivan Morse recently received a notable honor from the California DUI Lawyers Association (CDLA). On May 17, 2014, the attorney—who is a CDLA member—was given the President’s Award for his dedication to the professional organization and to the pursuit of freedom. Attorney Morse, who operates the Law Office of Ivan O.B. Morse, has more than three decades of experience providing legal advocacy for individuals who are faced with criminal charges.
The President’s Award specifically honors Attorney Morse for his exceptional efforts in organizing events that help others better protect their liberty. Attorney Morse is pleased that he has had the chance to make a difference through CDLA, which works to inform the public about California’s DUI laws and about community safety. According to CDLA’s website, the organization is known as the oldest drunk driving defense bar association in the nation. CDLA’s membership is made up of lawyers from all of California, extending from the Bay Area and Northern California all the way down to Los Angeles, Orange and San Diego counties.
Attorney Morse has been practicing criminal defense since 1981. Prior to entering into his law career, he spent seven years working as an Oakland police officer. This law enforcement background gives the lawyer unique perspective, as it gives him thorough understanding of how alleged crimes are investigated, how arrests are made and how criminal cases are transition into the prosecution stage. Being a former officer also helps Attorney Morse better identify crucial mistakes made by law enforcement. This is something that could be essential to a client’s defense case. The seasoned defense lawyer is dedicated to helping clients uphold their Constitutional rights and safeguarding their freedom to the greatest extent possible.
The Law Office of Ivan O.B. Morse is prepared to handle criminal cases at both the state level and federal level. Attorney Morse handles everything from basic shoplifting charges to serious sex crime charges that could leave defendants with lengthy prison sentences and requirements to register as sex offenders. The law firm serves clients in Dublin, California, as well as in the nearby communities of San Ramon, Livermore, Pleasanton, Trace and Castro Valley. Individuals who are arrested for alleged crimes in any of these areas should not hesitate to contact the Law Office of Ivan O.B. Morse. The firm’s office can be reached at (888) 865-0741. Additional information about the law firm can be found at http://www.ivanmorselaw.com.