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Carina Castaneda

Carina Castaneda

Practice areas:

Family, Criminal Defense

Carina Castaneda

About Me

The Law Offices of Carina Castaneda, P.C. secure the best possible outcome for our clients-either negotiatitng pre-trial resolution of charges of vigorously defending against them at trial.  Having been a Deputy District Attorney with the County of Los Angeles for 10 years, she has extensive courtoom expertise and experience.


Atty. Carina Castaneda is an expert trial attorney and an effective negotiator. She works hard in insuring that her client's needs are heard and met.  She was designated as one of 100 Most Influential Filipina Women in 2009. Her clients reside all over the world and her knowledge and breadth of personal contacts are invaluable in assisting her clients.


For more information about the firm, please visit attycastaneda.com or contact our office at 310-601-7144, 24 hrs. 7 days a week.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English, Tagalog

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1995

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
  2. Family: 50%

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

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    Carina is one of the best family and criminal defense attorneys I know. Her combination of genuine care for her clients and tenacity in court is respected by both judges and attorneys alike. I endorse Ms. Castaneda without any reservations.

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    Ryan Okabe
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Manny Ibay

    I endorse this lawyer. She is very knowledgeable about her field having been a deputy district attorney. I have referred numerous criminal cases to her and have only heard glowing reviews.

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    Manny Ibay Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

LAW OFFICE OF CARINA CASTAÑEDA

9701 Wilshire Boulevard Suite 1000
10th Floor
Beverly Hills, CA, 90212

LAW OFFICE OF CARINA CASTAÑEDA - BRANCH

230 Rosecrans Ave., Suite 300
Manhattan Beach, CA, 90266

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199502/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
100 Most Influential Filipina Women in the United StatesFilipina Women's Network2009

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerThe Law Offices of Carina Castaneda2011 - Present
Deputy District AttorneyLos Angeles County District Attorney's Office1996 - 2005

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Philippine American Bar Association of Los AngelesBoard Member2002 - Present

Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Philippine NewsLegal Columnist2014

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Leiden University, The NetherlandsN/AInternational LawN/A
University of California - Los AngelesHistory/PhilosphyBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Career NightPhilippine American Bar Association2012