Scott C Silva

Scott C Silva

Criminal Defense Attorney
Chandler, AZ




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About Me

Scott C. Silva is an AV "Preeminent" ® Peer Rated Attorney (highest possible rating in both legal ability and ethical standards) by Martindale-Hubbell. He was selected as one of the TOP FIVE criminal defense attorneys in Maricopa County by East Valley Magazine in 2013.    He has been practicing law for over 17 years.  His courtroom experience is immense.  He has represented clients in over 3500...

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Cash, Check, Credit Card


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Client Reviews

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Great Job!

Posted by: Richard 14 days ago.

I am a professional and it was important for me to have an experienced lawyer who would get me the best result possible. I was referred to Scott and...

I recommend this lawyer

Posted by: Cat 14 days ago.

Mr. Silva was referred to me by a friend at work. I never thought I could afford to hire a really good lawyer. But his fees were really fair and...
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Showing 2 of 32 peer endorsements

Scott Fredrick Lemanski
Scott Lemanski

Corpus Christi, TX

12 days ago

Relationship: Other

I endorse this lawyer.
Zachary Nathaniel Storrs
Zachary Storrs

Phoenix, AZ

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Mr. Silva is an excellent attorney and a good advocate for each of his clients.
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1997 License Status: Active for the state of Arizona.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/16/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2001 – present

Silva Law Firm, PC


Showing 1 of 35 degrees

2014 Instructor/Certificate in Law

APDA Statewide Legal Conference


Showing 1 of 27 awards

2015 Client Distinction Award



Showing 1 of 8 association entries

2012- present

American Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

1999 Arizona's Knock & Announce Rule vs. The Search Warrant Requirement: Two Different Types of Exigency

For the Defense (MCPD)

1999 Horizontal Gaze Nystagmus Evidence and Its Proper Use In DUI Trials

For the Defense (MCPD)

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 8 occasions

2014 Reviewing a DUI Police Report

at APDA Statewide Legal Conference

2013 Identifying Issues in a DUI Case

at APDA Statewide Legal Conference

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