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Miguel Alexandre Valente

Miguel Alexandre Valente

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Bankruptcy & Debt

About Me

         Born in Montreal, Canada, Miguel grew up enamoured with the American legal system, and the fact that everybody has legal rights that have to be protected by somebody.  Miguel received his undergraduate degree in Economics from Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona.  Having never lost sight of his dream of defending the rights of individuals, Mr. Valente enrolled at Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego California.   While in law school, Miguel was a competing member of his school’s mock trial team, as well as the community service chair of the school’s Bar Association. 

            Licensed to practice law in State and Federal courts in the State of California since 2007,  Miguel Valente is a member of the California DUI Attorneys Association, The California Public Defenders Association, The Association of Trial Lawyers of America, and the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

              Judges have praised Mr. Valente’s courtroom professionalism.  Clients have praised his attention to detail, his dedication to their case, and his commitment to defending their individual rights and liberties no matter the situation.  If you are in need of vigorous criminal defense at an affordable price, Contact Miguel Valente today.


Languages Spoken: English, Spanish, French, Portuguese

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2007

  1. Bankruptcy & Debt: 50%
  2. Criminal Defense: 50%



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

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    Mr. Valente is a talented attorney and very well respected in the community. He is knowledgeable and hard working. I highly recommend this attorney to anyone in need of a criminal defense lawyer.


    Christopher Hickey Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Wilfredo Alberto Trivino-Perez

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Wilfredo Trivino-Perez Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Valente Law Offices

82-500 Highway 111
Suite 3
Indio, CA, 92201




Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PresidentValente Law Offices2010 - Present
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of Jenny L. Doling, APLC2009 - 2009
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of Aaron Garcia2008 - 2009


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysMember2010 - Present
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. Santos MelendezNot Guilty

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Arizona State UniversityEconomicsBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A