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Alaleh Kamran

Alaleh Kamran

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, White Collar Crime, Federal Crime, Violent Crime

About Me

Alaleh Kamran is a criminal defense attorney, who for the last 20 years, has dedicated her practice to the defense of the constitution, humanitarian causes, and grassroots community efforts to intervene on behalf of the defenseless. Her criminal practice covers drug related offenses, violent crimes such as murders to white collar crimes, including money laundering & structuring cases, on the State and Federal level.


She is a frequent lecturer to high schools, colleges & Non-Profit organizations concentrating on Juvenile Crimes and Domestic Violence: Intervention and Prevention. She is a frequent legal analyst on Radio and TV programs, and has her own monthly radio program dealing with Crimes and Constitutional issues.


She has previously served as the President of the Iranian American Lawyers' Association. In 2001, she was awarded the "Woman of the year Award" by the Iranian Jewish Women's organization of Southern California. To date, Alaleh has been the recipient of a Certificate of Commendation from City of Los Angeles; a Community Award from the Los Angeles Board of Supervisors, a Certificate of Recognition from the City of Beverly Hills, andCertificate of Recognition for Outstanding Service and Support provided to the Iranian Community thru the Mid Wilshire Domestic Violence prevention collaborative. In 2010, Jewish Unity Foundation honored her with the"Humanitarian of the Year Award".

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Languages Spoken: Persian, French, Spanish, Armenian, Farsi

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    26 years
  2. White Collar Crime: 15%
    5 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 15%
    24 years
  4. Violent Crime: 10%
    5 years
  5. Federal Crime: 10%
    24 years

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

15760 Ventura Blvd Ste 1010
Encino, CA, 91436-3020

Office () 9866222

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199205/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certificate of RecognitionCity of Los Angeles2010
Certificate of MeritCounty of Los Angeles2010
Certificate of RecognitionLos Angeles Sheriffs Department2010
Humanitarian of the Year AwardJewish Unity Foundation [JUN]2010
Certificate of RecognitionCity of Beverly Hills2005
Certificate of RecognitionCalifornia State Senate2005
Certificate of CommendationCity of Los Angeles2005
Domestic Violence Community AwardCounty of Los Angeles2005
Woman of the Year AwardIranian American Jewish Women's OrganizationN/A

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Owner/PresidentLaw Offices of Alaleh Kamran, APC1992 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
The Private Defenders of California, Inc.N/A2007 - Present
Iranian American Lawyers AssociationPresident1998 - 1999
Iranian American Jewish FederationBoard Member1997 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember1994 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1992 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember1992 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. ShiraziVoluntary Manslaughter
U.S.A. v. Geragosian140 hours of community service!
U.S.A. v. YassineReturn of all seized monies but for $120k, Ability to stay out on bond while case was pending and practice medicine, ability to write prescriptions for all drugs but for scheduled sbustances, and sentenced to less than 30 months of Federal Custody.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Blog PostThe Color of My Black2014
Blog PostDestruction of Enemies2014
Iranian.comWho Says You Can't Have it All2012
Facebook Fan PageJustice Delivered2011
Persian MirrorAlaleh Kamran2009
Iranian.comVertical Horizons1999

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California St Univ NorthridgeN/AundergraduateN/A
Univ of West Los AngelesN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Taboo TalksDomestic Violence2014
Sephardic TempleSex Drugs and Alcohol : Questions that teenagers have2014
Yom Kippur presentationState of the Community2013
Nessah Cultural Center presents:Domestic Violence2012
KIRN radioCrimes and Punishments2011
KIRNProbation, parole, violations, revocations & hearings.2011
Criminal laws and issuescall in radio program to discuss crimes and punishments.2011
DUI's: the Ugly TruthDevastating effect of DUI's2010
The Effect of Criminal Convictions on Professional Licenseshow licensed professionals may have their licenses suspended or revoked.2009
Sex, Drugs, Alcohol and Teen-agerscrimes inadvertantly committed by Teenagers.2009
Driving under the Unfluence of Drugs and AlcoholDevastating effect of DUI's2009
Domestic Violencestalking, threats, battery, violence, and consequences of DV convictions.2005
Drugs and Alternative Sentencing.Drugs, Addiction and Alternative Sentencing.2004
Hate CrimesWHat makes a crime a hate crime...N/A