Laura R. Sheppard is a dedicated criminal defense lawyer in the San Diego area. She handles adult criminal misdemeanors and felonies, from DUI to drug sales and other serious felonies, as well as juvenile delinquency cases. She also has a thriving criminal writ and appeal practice, focusing primarily on the rights of CDCR inmates and parolees. She represents CDCR inmates who are serving Life with the Possibility of Parole in their parole hearings.
Most recently, Attorney Sheppard won two domestic violence jury trials in a row, has three writs of habeas corpus pending in the courts, and is about to argue an appeal at oral argument.
Ms. Sheppard proudly represents the indigent through several government appointed panels, but also is available for hire as a private attorney.
Ms Sheppard enjoys assisting students interested in the legal profession. Interns can apply to work with Ms. Sheppard's office for a semester, getting deeply involved with the everyday work of a thriving private criminal defense firm.
Licensed since 2009
Free Consultation (30 minutes)
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|San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|San Diego County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|University of San Diego School of Law||N/A||N/A||N/A|