Jeremy Ian Lessem

Jeremy Ian Lessem

Criminal Defense Attorney
Sherman Oaks, CA




No Misconduct



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About Me

I have been practicing criminal defense for more than 8 years. During that time I have tried more than 40 jury trials with outstanding results. As a Van Nuys criminal defense attorney I have achieved acquittals in cases ranging from first degree murder and other violent felonies to DUI's and theft related offenses. I have represented literally thousands of clients in all nearly every...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Looking for an outstanding criminal defense attorney? I found one in Jeremy Lessem!

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 3 years ago.

Mr. Lessem represented me in a stalking case; I was the victim in this matter. I had tried previously to obtain a protective order but failed;...

Great Criminal defense Lawyer

Posted by: Claudio over 3 years ago.

A had a few criminal related issues. Jeremy Lessem and his partner literally made the case against me go away. Since that time I have reccommended a...
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Michael Richard Amerian
Michael Amerian

Los Angeles, CA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Jeremy and I have worked against each other on hundreds of cases together and he is unquestionably one of the finest attorneys I have ever seen. He...
Adam Phillip Sostrin
Adam Sostrin

Los Angeles, CA

Over 3 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I have known Jeremy for over a decade - we first met at college and then came to know each other again as deputy public defenders in L.A. County....
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2001 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2010 – present

Lessem & Newstat, LLP


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2000 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of Michigan Law School


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2015 Super Lawyer

Super Lawyers Magazine


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2010- present Member

California Attorneys for Criminal Justice

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Speaking Engagements

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2010 Jury Selection

at L.A. County Public Defender training seminar