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Robert Laurens Driessen

Robert Laurens Driessen Judge

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200611/19/2015
DCJudicial200811/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Birch AwardWilliam & Mary2005
Moot Court - Best BriefGeorge Mason Law & Economics Tournament2004
Lunch with Chief Justice RehnquistWilliam & Mary2004
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of AmericaN/A
College HonorsUCLAN/A
cum laudeUCLAN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
FounderThe Law Offices of Robert L. Driessen2010 - Present
Litigation AssociateHouser & Allison2009 - 2010
Deputy District AttorneyDistrict Attorney's Office - Orange County2007 - 2009
Litigation AssociatePrenovost, Normandin, Bergh & Dawe2006 - 2007
Judicial Extern to The Honorable F. Bradford StillmanU.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia2005 - 2005
Summer InternDepartment of Justice, United States Trustee’s Office2004 - 2004
Judicial Extern to The Honorable Sheri BluebondU.S. BANKRUPTCY COURT, Central District of California2003 - 2003
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeN/A2010 - Present
Newport Harbor Bar AssociationBoard Member2009 - Present
West Orange County Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
District of Columbia BarN/A2008 - Present
District of Columbia Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (DCACDL)N/A2008 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Business and Corporate Law SectionN/A2006 - Present
William and Mary - Western NetworkChair2006 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2002 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. MoeAll charges Dismissed by the District Attorney
People v. GilmourAll charges Dismissed by the District Attorney
People v. Nguyen2 years at 50% time - Original Offer 8 years at 85% time
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Independent pressStopped by the police? Know your rights2011
OCPLANew 2010 California DUI Laws - AB91 - SB5852010
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
College of William and Mary, Marshall-Wythe School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of California - Los AngelesEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
University of California - Los AngelesHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1999
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Gifted Students AcademyMoot Court – Criminal Trial Tactics and Ethics2011
New Laws of 2010New 2010 California DUI Laws - Focus on Ignition Interlock Devices - • AB 91 - • SB 5982010
Information About Your Legal RightsCollege – Alcohol – Drugs – Law2010
Ask a LawyerDangers of Drinking and Driving2010
DEFERRED ENTRY OF JUDGMENT PROGRAMSDEFERRED ENTRY OF JUDGMENT PROGRAMS2008