The Law Office of Amber Bellante

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  1. Innocent Until Proven Guilty?

    The United States is great in that our judicial system promotes the idea that an individual is innocent until proven guilty. However, through cracks in the courtroom, guilt isn’t always proven. We’re told to assign guilt only if that guilt is apparent “beyond a shadow of a doubt.” And that shouldn’t be a phrase that’s open to interpretation or compromise. It ought to be black and white…Read More

  2. Forming Trust With a Criminal Defender

    Lawyers' duties extend beyond the courtroom. Defense attorneys, for example, aid clients from the day they’re hired. They void warrants, ensure proper protection from abusive police questioning, and they can attempt to have a criminal case thrown out altogether. Protection from a defense lawyer begins immediately. That’s a formula that works - because a lawyer must earn a client’s trust in o…Read More

  3. The Penalties Associated With DUIs in California

    The severity of penalization for DUIs varies on a case by case basis, but there are general guidelines that help one estimate the penalties of a DUI conviction. Obviously, a DUI lawyer is most likely to help you get a reduction on a sentencing, and it's your best chance at having a case dropped or thrown out. Let’s look at the penalties you will likely incur if you are convicted of a DUI. A conv…Read More

  4. Why You Should Rethink Representing Yourself in Court

    It is an option to represent yourself in court. But it’s largely not recommended. Let’s look into a few reasons why criminally accused defendants are recommended to receive representation... Criminal defendants are not educated or experienced in the practice of law It may sound harsh, but the legal system is complicated, and the court process is complex. A defendant uneducated in law practice …Read More

Since my admission to the California State Bar in 2002, I have dedicated my legal career to criminal defense. My experience includes legal practice as a private criminal defense attorney and as a public defender.

In many cases, a trial is not necessary. I have been able to obtain dismissals and reductions in charges….from felonies to misdemeanors and misdemeanors to infractions. Sometimes, a win or dismissal is obtained by moving to suppress the evidence on a case.

The Law Offices of Amber Bellante 901 H Street, Suite 672 Sacramento, CA 95814

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Amber Bellante for Marille Lopez Case Dismissed

I as a client, I recommend her because she is discerning And personable. Case was won and dismissed. She is without a doubt determined, consistent, and proven to follow through.…Read More


Amber Bellante is an Excellent Attorney

I want to thank Amber for being so diligent in my case. She was able to negotiate a dismissal in my case without me ever going to court. I was living in San Diego and my case was in Placer C…Read More


Amazing Results

Last August I was going through a background investigation by the Department of Justice to work for Del Campo High School as a strength and conditioning coach. I had the rug pulled out from …Read More

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