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Miranda Dempsey McCroskey
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Miranda Dempsey McCroskey

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Administrative Law, Domestic Violence

About Me

As a criminal defense attorney, I assist my clients with a concierge level service while obtaining the best possible results.  You can be sure that I will go the last mile for you.  If I am unable to serve you, I will know someone who can.


 


I handle all state criminal charges including traffic tickets and DUI, as well as theft crimes, drug crimes, juvenile issues, and have a unique interest in professional license defense.  In addition, I handle matters in the Federal Courts.


 


I have been practicing law in California for almost 20 years, and am dedicated to achieving the best possible results for my clients.  My focus is on maintaining my client’s options so that they can preserve their dignity. I go out of my way to find a way to get my client what they want.  From the initial consultation, my clients have the experience of confidence, and a sense of relief as they leave their legal problems in the hands of a professional.  I offer clear, practical advice to each client, and promptly responds to each client's needs.  I will personally represent my clients in all stages of their legal matter with enthusiasm, and with their best interests in mind.


 


 


I started Lawpreneur Radio, which showcases entrepreneurial attorneys and the vendors that support them, because I wanted to do something different.  I love the experience of "meeting" new people each week, and talking about what's important to me.  The fact that others find value in the podcast is wonderful!  


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1997

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    19 years, 3.5 thousand cases
  2. Domestic Violence: 20%
  3. Administrative Law: 20%
    12 years, 250 cases

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

18 total 

  • Staycie Renee Sena

    Mrs. McCroskey is a dedicated attorney with extraordinary attention to detail. She aggressively represents her clients and is well-suited for clients who need individualized attention. I fully endorse her.

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    Staycie Sena Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Brian John Hogan

    I endorse this lawyer. Miranda is the type of attorney who inspires a lot of confidence. I would have no hesitation in referring a close friend or family member to her in connection with a criminal matter; I know she would treat them well and handle the case with complete professionalism.

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    Brian Hogan Mergers & Acquisitions Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

1900 Main Street
Suite 600
Irvine, CA, 92614

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199705/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Everyday HeroOrange County Women Lawyers Association2015
Best Legal BlogEverlaw2015
GrantWeingart Foundation1997
GrantHomeland Foundation1997

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Partner, Criminal Defense DivisionWilson Harvey Browdorf2015 - Present
Sole PractionerLaw Office of Miranda McCroskey2004 - 2015
AttorneyBuckner Alani2001 - 2003
AttorneyOrange County Public Defender's Office2000 - 2001
AttorneyUnited States Probation Department1997 - 2000

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Bar AssociationElder Law Section2015 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationSolo Section2015 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationCriminal Defense Bar2015 - Present
Lawpreneur Radio MastermindOwner, Facilitatior2015 - Present
Mommy EsqMembership/Founding member2012 - Present
Newport Beach Junior Chamber of CommerceLegal Counsel2002 - 2005

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
FraudSettlement negotiated.
Hit and RunDismissal
Temporary Restraining OrderRestraining Order issued

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
BlogLawpreneur Radio2015
BlogLawpreneur Radio2014

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Univ of California Santa BarbaraSpanish and Latin American StudiesBA - Bachelor of Arts1992

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Lawpreneur RadioSolo Firm Management2015
Lawpreneur RadioSolo Firm Management2014
Financia Peace UniversityFinancial Managment2014
Chapman Law School PanelRunning Solo Law Firm2014
A Legal Survival Guide for TeenagersA Legal Survival Guide for Teenagers2012