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State and Federal Criminal Defense

The San Diego trial attorneys at the law office of Grimes & Warwick practice exclusively in the area of criminal defense, representing individuals and corporations accused of criminal charges in both state and federal courts. Grimes & Warwick was established in 1976 and has a strong presence in the San Diego legal community based on decades of experience protecting the constitutional rights of citizens accused of crimes, and zealously defending individuals from investigation to trial.


California Proposition 47 Info

By Dana M. Grimes Sentencing Reform Proposition 47 passed with 58% of the vote, and went into effect November 5. As a result, for qualifying defendants, most simple possession drug cases are reduced from straight felony or wobblers to straight misdemeanors, as are most theft offenses of $950 or less. It also creates a process || Continue reading…

Super Lawyers Recognizes Dana Grimes as 2015 Rising Star

Grimes & Warwick is pleased to announce that attorney Dana M. Grimes has been recognized by Super Lawyers as one of 2015’s Rising Stars. Dana Grimes’ listing in as a Rising Star will be featured in the Super Lawyers publication, which will be released next year. Choosing Super Lawyers Rising Stars The Rising Stars List || Continue reading…

Stash House Stings – The Latest Word from the Ninth Circuit

by Dana Grimes Trickery is not Entrapment ATF agents in Phoenix paid a confidential informant to find potential armed robbers, and offer them the opportunity rob a stash house.  The plan involved overcoming armed guards to steal a large amount of cocaine.  The catch was something out of a Joseph Heller novel – there were || Continue reading…