Forest Wilkerson and Joshua Mulligan have worked on dozens, possibly hundreds, of criminal cases originating in Desert Hot Springs. Forest and Josh are criminal defense attorneys familiar with unique issues in this city, including problems involving local police corruption and malfeasance. Forest and Josh have also represented people accused of being part of DHS street gangs and prosecuted under the STEP Act.
Cases originating in Desert Hot Springs will be heard at the Larson Justice Center. Forest and Josh have are two lawyers who have been to Larson almost daily for several years now to handle their cases. Your case will benefit from their years of experience in the local community getting to know the Deputy District Attorneys who will be prosecuting your case and the judges that will be deciding important legal issues that will impact you the rest of your life. Knowing these people’s pet peeves and hot buttons will often help your case as much as understanding the law and mastering the facts of the case.
Forest’s work as a lawyer in the local community has earned her recognition as one of the Coachella Valley’s top criminal defense attorneys in Palm Springs Life Magazine.
Wilkerson & Mulligan’s practice areas include appeals, sex crimes, child molest, homicide, domestic violence, assault, gun crimes, drug crimes, three strikes, and DUI.