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About me

I have been defending people accused of Misdemeanors and Felonies in the Orange County area since the day I passed the bar back in 2004.  I have successfully handled cases ranging from DUI's to Drug Sales, Gang Cases, Theft, Juvenile Matters, Major White Collar Cases, Rape, Murder and everything in between.

 If you have been arrested, or if you have a legal question give me a call at 949 748 6993 and see how I can help you. 


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 70%
    11 years, 700 cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
    300 cases



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Payment types:

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Contact info

The Vargas Law Firm

25411 Cabot Rd.
Suite. 104
Laguna Hills, CA, 92653



Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Public reproval with/duties
    issued in CA, 2011


    This sanction means the attorney did something wrong but may still practice law. The Bar placed conditions on the lawyer's activities to try to prevent a recurrence of the wrongful act.

Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Administering Standardized Field Sobriety TestsNTHSA2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Defense AttorneyThe Vargas Firm2004 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
California DUI Lawyers AssociationN/A2006 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaN/A2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v J.DCase Dismissed
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Publication nameTitleDate
oc blogDo I really need a lawyer for a first time DUI?2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawN/AN/A2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Western State University, College of LawCriminal Defense Practice in Orange CountyN/A