Also known as Karren Kenney

Karren Melinda Kenney

Karren Melinda Kenney

Federal Crime Lawyer
Costa Mesa, CA




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About Me

I aggressively represent my clients with compassion and have no fear in the courtroom.   I have first chaired over 60 criminal jury trials in state and federal courts.  I handle all types of criminal cases with an emphasis in complex felonies and white collar crime.  I care about my clients and their families, and do everything within my power to make the process as "stress-free"as possible. 

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Client Reviews

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Posted by: Melanie about 2 months ago.

Karren represented me several years ago while she was a public defender. In 2003, she showed the courts at my prelim, the errors made by the police...

Case Dismissed!

Posted by: Joseph 10 months ago.

I had a very unexpected and old forgotten issue come up when I got a speeding ticket. When I went to my arraignment I was shocked at what the judge...
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Hovanes Margarian
Hovanes Margarian

Glendale, CA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer.
Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Karren spent 11 years as a senior deputy public defender handling thousands of cases. Her experience and knowledge of law and procedure is superb....
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1994 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 02/26/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2014 – present

United States District Court, Central District of California - Southern Division


Showing 1 of 3 degrees

2003 Certificate in Basic Applied Forensics in

California State University, Fullerton


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2013 Certified Fraud Specialist

Association of Certified Fraud Specialists


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2013- present Member

Califoria DUI Lawyers Association

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2013 Former NFL Cheerleader Now Defense Attorney

2012 Murder case ends in hung jury

Orange County Register

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Prosecutors and Public Defenders - Why We Matter!

at Annual General Membership Meeting

2003 Defending Freedom

at Law Day

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