Felony Case Process

How Do Felony Cases Generally Work?

The Felony Case Process in Los Angeles County

Once you have been arrested or notified of a felony case by the police, the court process begins. While every felony case is unique, most cases in Los Angeles County follow the same general court process, which can be broken down into these six phases:

As you can see, a felony case is quite a lengthy and complex process. All cases are unique and will take on a form of their own. This article is intended to be for general education purposes, based on my own experiences representing clients throughout felony proceedings in Los Angeles County.