Orange County Criminal Defense Lawyer
Defending Clients in Irvine & Laguna Hills
If you or a loved one is facing criminal charges, you need a skilled and
committed legal professional on your side. Our well-respected
Orange County, Irvine, and Laguna Hills
Criminal Defense Attorney Mark Raymond McDonald and our staff are committed to helping you. We understand
that the legal process is confusing and usually terrifying for the accused
and their families. It is vital to us that our client is fully involved
in how their defense is put together and carried out.
Our firm ensures that you learn every legal aspect of your case, as well
as the court process. Here, we are committed to our clients and to winning
cases! We can assist you at any stage of your case, but achieve the best
results if we become involved before any interrogation. By accompanying
you in any interrogation process, the criminal defense lawyer at our firm
can protect you and ensure that your rights are not violated.
Our office is conveniently located in Laguna Hills and we handle cases
throughout all of Orange County.
Honest Counsel, Aggressive Representation
You are better off hiring an attorney to defend you when facing criminal
charges. The law is far more complex than most people think, and having
a skilled attorney at your side causes the court to take your defense
seriously. As a former prosecutor, Mr. McDonald is familiar with both
sides of the criminal proceedings and can use this perspective to your
A Personal Message from Mr. McDonald
"As the attorney in this office, I will always give you an honest
appraisal of what I can do for you. You will never come back to me later
and say that I promised you one thing and did something else. A source
of great pride within our whole office is knowing that our clients participate
in their defense strategy every step of the way, beginning with the first
consultation. Here, you may not always like what I tell you about your
case, but you will always hear the truth. This philosophy in how we treat
our clients contributes to the great results we are able to achieve in
Our law firm represents clients facing all types of criminal charges, including:
Too many criminal defense lawyers will promise an outcome they know they
can never deliver. They want your business and if they tell you what you
want to hear, you will pay them. Our firm believes in being honest right
from the start and remaining that way throughout your case.
Protect Yourself by Calling Our Firm
Because he is a sole practitioner, you will receive individualized service
from the Laguna Hills and Irvine criminal defense attorney at the firm.
Mr. McDonald handles all of his cases personally, rather than hand them
off to someone with less experience. Client service and satisfaction is
his number one priority and his goal is to provide the most thorough,
intelligent, and vigorous defense available.