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Joseph Vincent Camarata

Joseph Vincent Camarata

Practice areas:

DUI & DWI, Child Custody, Criminal Defense, Divorce & Separation, Family

About Me

Joseph V. Camarata provides experienced legal representation to people who have been accused of a crime or are in need of help with divorce, support or child custody. Attorney Joseph V. Camarata maintains the highest standards of integrity, courtesy, and technical legal competence to help clients deal with the legal issues they are facing. If you were arrested or charged with a crime, or think you are under investigation, contact Mr. Camarata for experienced legal counsel. If you are seeking a divorce, spousal support, child support or a change of such, contact Mr. Camarata for dedicated, compassionate help at reasonable rates.  The firm handles criminal defense for people in Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange Counties who are facing felony and misdemeanor criminal charges such as: Murder, Manslaughter, Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, DUI, Theft, Embezzlement, Gun Charges, Kidnapping, Drug Offenses, White Collar Crime, Internet Crimes, Juvenile Crimes, DMV Hearings, and the Three Strikes Violations. Mr. Camarata limits his Family Law representation to Riverside and San Diego counties.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2002

  1. Family: 20%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 20%
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. DUI & DWI: 20%



Hourly ($350/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • John W Stanko

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Camarata for many years. He is a highly respected criminal defense attorney. If you are facing criminal prosecution in Southern California you would be wise to consult with him.


    John Stanko DUI & DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Benjamin Adam Arsenian

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Camarata has an excellent reputation as a trial lawyer. His experience as a former Deputy District Attorney is a tremendous help in the courtroom.


    Benjamin Arsenian Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Riverside County Office

41715 Enterprise Circle North
Suite 205
Temecula, CA, 92590

Imperial County Office

1596 S Imperial Avenue
El Centro, CA, 92243





Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers Association2014
Top 40 Under 40National Trial Lawyers2014
Rising StarSolano County Bar Association2005
Advocate of the YearAmerican Board of Trial Advocates2002

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Joseph Camarata2005 - Present
Deputy District AttorneySolano County District Attorney2003 - 2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Riverside County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember2005 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. PiperAcquitted by jury
People v. GomezReckless Driving Infraction
People v. ChenAcquitted by jury

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
University of the PacificN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1998