ATTORNEY PROFILE

PRACTICE AREAS

 
CRIMINAL LAW:
  • DUIs
  • Homicide
  • Domestic Violence
  • Gang Offenses
  • Drug Possession and Sales
  • Restraining Orders
  • Assault and Battery
  • Weapons Possession
JUVENILE DELINQUENCY and DEPENDENCY:
  • Juvenile Criminal Defense
  • Representing Parents in CPS Cases
POST-CONVICTION RELIEF:
  • Expungements
  • 17(b) Motions to Reduce a Felony to a Misdemeanor
  • Certificates of Rehabilitation
  • Motions to Modify/Terminate Probation
PERSONAL INJURY:
  • Auto Accidents
  • Civil Harassment Restraining Orders
  • Domestic Violence Restraining Orders

LEGAL EXPERIENCE

 
LAW OFFICE OF CHRISTOPHER CANNON
  • 2008 - Present
  • Private Criminal Defense Attorney
THE CHERNAY LAW FIRM
  • Associate Attorney
SUTTER COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
  • Deputy District Attorney
SACRAMENTO COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
  • Certified Legal Intern

EDUCATION

 
CALIFORNIA WESTERN SCHOOL OF LAW
  • Juris Doctor, cum laude
  • Justice Kennedy Scholar
  • National Trial Team Member
  • American Jurisprudence Award: Advanced Trial Practice
  • Member California State Bar - December 2005
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA AT DAVIS
  • Bachelor of Arts: History
  • Minor: Managerial Economics