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Daniel Scott Moffatt

Daniel Scott Moffatt

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

Mr. Moffatt will ensure that your rights and interests are protected at all stages of the criminal process. As a former prosecutor and public defender, Mr. Moffatt brings a wealth of knowledge and perspective in defending criminal matters. Mr. Moffatt will zealously advocate for each client and is committed to achieving the best possible outcome in each case.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    10 years, 4.01 thousand cases



Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

21 total 

  • Adam Jackson

    I endorse this lawyer. Dan is an exceptional attorney who is one of the best I've ever seen in Orange County. From the moment you meet him you know you're in good hands. He works hard for his clients and knows the law better than most. I would highly recommend for any criminal issue that arises. He's truly an amazing attorney.


    Adam Jackson Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    Mr. Moffatt is an experienced criminal defense attorney with 10 years of practice, including experience as a prosecutor in the state of California. He is honest, ethical, and extremely knowledgeable. I would recommend Mr. Moffatt to anyone looking for an experienced criminal defense attorney who has litigated cases throughout Southern California.


    Nathan Gjesdal Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Friend

Contact Info

Pereira & Moffatt

1801 E. Heim Avenue
Suite. 210
Orange, CA, 92865


AZAdministrative - Not authorized to practice200802/15/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top LawyerOC Metro Magazine2009
Attorney of the YearCalifornia Lawyer Magazine2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateWallin & Klarich2009 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of ArizonaAttorney2008 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAttorney2005 - Present

Publication NameTitleDate
Orange County Bar JournalCriminal Defense Overview2009
Orange County Bar Association BriefsCriminal Trial Review2008
Los Angeles Bar JournalTrial Preperation2008
Arizona Bar JournalSex Crime Prosecution2008
James Publishing publicationCriminal Defense2007

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Whittier College School of LawLawJuris DoctorateN/A
California State University, Long BeachN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A