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Carlos Cristobal Ruan

Carlos Cristobal Ruan

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI

About Me

 


CARLOS C. RUAN has over 19 years experience in Criminal Defense.  He has successfully handled serious felony cases such as murder, manslaughter, rape, burglary, Juvenile law .  He has always dedicated his practice exclusively to defending the accused in State, Federal and Juvenile court.  A member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, National College for DUI Defense, which has its classes at Harvard Law School. San Diego Criminal Defense Bar. As a San Diego defense attorney, he regularly attend advanced training meetings throughout the country with some of the top lawyers and scientific experts in the field (far more than what is required  by the State Bar) to keep up to date on the law. He has the knowledge and experience to defend your case.


 


San Diego native: A native of San Diego County and he is bilingual and fluent in English and Spanish.  Graduated from the University of California, San Diego and then attended the University of San Diego School of Law.


"I take pride in aggressively representing each of my clients in a professional manner. All cases will receive my personal, confidential and thorough representation. You need an attorney who is knowledgeable on the current laws and options available to you"


Office is located across the street from the Southbay Courthouse in Chula Vista. 


Carlos C. Ruan


 


 

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Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    22 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 40%
    22 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Karina Jacobo

    Mr. Ruan is incredibly knowledgeable in the area of DUI Defense and has extensive experience in dealing with even complicated DUI situations. I would not hesitate to refer a friend or family member to him.

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    Karina Jacobo DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Christian M Ham

    I have worked with Mr. Ruan on several criminal matters. In a felony strike case we handled, Mr. Ruan was thorough and effective. His clients were very pleased with his representation and I would recommend him to friends and family if they were ever in need.

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    Christian Ham Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

551 3rd Ave
Chula Vista, CA, 91910-5618

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199305/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal ServicesState Bar of California2002
The Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal ServicesState Bar of California2001

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at Law/OwnerLaw Office of Carlos C. Ruan1993 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Canamexamember2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersAttorney MemberN/A
San Diego La Raza Lawyers AssociationAttorney MemberN/A

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Univ of California San DiegoN/AundergraduateN/A
Univ of San Diego SOLN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
South Bay Bar Association MeetingDrunk Driving Defense 1012012
21 Academia de Destrazas en LitigacionLitigation Skills Academy2012
Curso Basico de Abogacia OralCourse on Basic Oral Argument2011
Accesso Tecnicas Avanzadas del ContrainerrogatorioAdvanced Cross Examination Techniques2011
Academia de Destraza en LitigacionBasic Trial Skills2010