Success Stories

Our mitigation videos consistently achieve solid to spectacular sentencing results.

U.S. v J.R.

Potential Sentence: 37-46 Months 
Actual Sentence: Probation + Home Confinement

The defendant was a decorated combat veteran who became a military contractor in Afghanistan. He was charged with taking bribes. The truth of this story is that a man must be judged by his entire life’s work, not just his lowest moment. Here, the client’s life has been, from the earliest age, devoted to SERVICE…

U.S. v R.H.

Potential Sentence: 121-151 months 
Actual Sentence: 24 Months

This is the story of a 79-year-old man with no prior record, charged federally with Traveling with Intent to Commit Sexual Abuse of Minors. He was caught up in a sting operation for a fake “sex tourism” trip.

U.S. v K.R.

Potential Sentence: 30-37 Months 
Actual Sentence: 10 Months

The defendant and her then husband were charged with multiple counts of fraud involving a real estate scheme. Here, the recommended guideline sentence was 30-37 months. Both the government and probation were recommending a 25 month prison sentence…

U.S. v A.L.

Potential Sentence: 168-210 Months 
Actual Sentence: 110 Months

The defendant was a doctor who pled guilty to distributing and possessing with intent to distribute fentanyl. The government painted the defendant as a “doctor drug dealer” but the truth was something far different….

U.S. v D.W.

Potential Sentence: 46-57 Months 
Actual Sentence: Probation

Client with prior felonies was charged with possession of a weapon. The movie focused on the incredible progress he has made since the commission of the offense…

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An indictment, on paper, will never portray you as a “ real” person, striving to simply live life. The video Doug made showed the full story of the painful reality that lead to my predicament. It was a true testimonial to how and why life can sometimes go sideways. Needless to say, I know my video had impact with my judge, making all the difference - and reduction - in my ultimate sentencing.


Our civil case settled with flying colors all because of the "Day In the Life" video you produced for our mediation.  Up until seeing your video, the defense had no idea how much this incident negatively impacted each of the family members.  We so appreciate your work on this case!

 - Kristen Wong, Mayes Telles Attorneys

At sentencing, the prosecutor referenced my sentencing memo and said she had never seen one that told a more compelling story about a client.

- Cathy Gormley, Esq, Seattle, WA