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Sealing an Adult Criminal Record in Washington

Posted by Steve Karimi | May 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

Washington State General Rule 15 provides for sealing or redacting of criminal record where a conviction has been vacated. Though existing rules for vacating of criminal record do not universally provide for the destruction of court records in an adult criminal conviction, a court may decide to t...


Posted by Steve Karimi | May 20, 2019 | 0 Comments

Driving under the influence is a serious criminal infraction in Washington that can cost tens of thousands of dollars in fines, restitution auto repairs, as well as time in jail or prison. If charged with a DUI in Washington, a criminal attorney may be able to assist a defendant in “plea bargaini...

Harassment Charges in Washington

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 22, 2019 | 0 Comments

An individual can face harassment charges in many different scenarios. A text message sent out of anger, a spiteful Facebook comment, or even a fist raised can lead to harassment charges. In some cases, an individual is charged with harassment without sincerely intending to harm another person. ...

Phony Washington Ride-Share Driver Arrested For Rape

Posted by Steve Karimi | Apr 05, 2019 | 0 Comments

Police have arrested a Washington man for allegedly raping a woman while pretending to be her ride-share driver. King County police had been looking for the suspect since December after the man picked her up outside of a bar, lured the woman into his vehicle, and pulled over to rape the victim wh...

Michael Avenatti Charged With Extortion

Posted by Steve Karimi | Mar 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Celebrity attorney Michael Avenatti has been arrested in New York and charged with the crime of extortion. Federal prosecutors claim that Avenatti tried to extort millions of dollars from Nike. The former attorney for adult-film star Stormy Daniels allegedly threatened to hold a news conference t...

Theft of Television Services in Washington

Posted by Steve Karimi | Mar 14, 2019 | 0 Comments

An Australian man has been arrested for allegedly selling stolen login information to one million Netflix, Hulu, and Spotify accounts. The man, a twenty-one year old IT professional, pocketed over $200,000 in sales before being arrested by the Australian FBI. He allegedly accessed the stolen logi...

Washington Man Faces 8th DUI Arrest

Posted by Steve Karimi | Mar 07, 2019 | 0 Comments

A Washington man has been arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence for the eighth time. The man has also been charged with a hit and run involving a parked car and for driving without an ignition interlock device in violation of a requirement for his previous DUI convictions. Police a...

Man Charged with DUI after Using ATV to Tow Truck

Posted by Steve Karimi | Jan 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

A Mississippi man faces charges of driving under the influence after attempting to use his all-terrain vehicle (ATV) in order to tow his truck off of a highway. The young adult was driving his truck--which was hauling an ATV on a trailer--on the highway when the truck ran out of gas. The driver t...

Former Microsoft Director Charged with Embezzlement

Posted by Steve Karimi | Jan 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Former Microsoft sports marketing director Jeff Tran is currently facing embezzlement charges after being accused of trying to embezzle $1.5 million from the technology empire. Prosecutors believe that Tran used falsified bills for services that were never received in order to siphon money from M...

Seattle Police Seek Help Identifying Serial Armed Robber

Posted by Steve Karimi | Jan 04, 2019 | 0 Comments

Over the past few months, Seattle has become the host of a serial armed robber. Targeting restaurants such as Baskin Robbins and Subway, the unidentified individual has committed three armed robberies since October. In November, a worker at a Baskin Robbins on Rainier Avenue faced the robber when...

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Named a "rising star" in criminal defense by Washington Law and Politics magazine, Mr. Karimi is a former prosecutor for King County who uses his insight into prosecution strategies to protect his clients' rights in criminal court.