1) Watts Law clients, local residents charged with unlawful cultivation and sale of marijuana, successfully avoided a long jail sentence when Doug negotiated a plea to a lesser misdemeanor charge. Prior to retaining Doug, the clients had been facing a felony conviction, jail time, and several thousand dollars in fines;
2) Watts Law client, a man with no criminal record, was falsely accused of assault and battery by the daughter of his friend. El Dorado County authorities arrested and charged Doug’s client with two (2) felonies. Through diligence, his connections, and creative lawyering, Doug was able to convince the DA to drop the charges and dismiss the criminal complaint.