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Victor Manuel Torres

Victor Manuel Torres

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Civil Rights

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1989

  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    26 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Civil Rights: 10%
    7 years, 4 cases



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Hector Jesus Tamayo

    Victor Torres is in the upper echelon of attorneys in this country when it comes to Federal criminal defense. He is a tenacious advocate who fiercely defends the rights of his clients with the zeal and compassion few can match. I unconditionally endorse Victor Torres.


    Hector Tamayo Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Erubey Lopez

    I highly endorse this Attorney Victor Torres. I send all my criminal cases to him.


    Erubey Lopez Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

406 9th Ave #311
San Diego, CA, 92101




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Service AwardLegal Services Corporation2012
Attorney of the YearSan Diego La Raza Lawyers2011
Don Quixote AwardCalifornia Rural Legal Assistance2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Temporary Judge - Small Claims DivisionSuperior Court Of California2008 - 2013


Association NamePosition NameDuration
University of San Diego Trans-Border InstituteAdvisory Board2012 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors2010 - Present
El GrupoSpokesperson2009 - Present
Hon. William B. Enright American Inn of CourtMaster2006 - Present
Criminal Defense Lawyers ClubMember2004 - Present
Lawyers Club of San DiegoSustaining Member2003 - Present
San Diego La Raza Lawyers AssociationBoard Member1991 - 2010
Hispanic National Bar AssociationFounders Circle Member1989 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
US v. Paul Joseph Thweni30 month sentence

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