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Edward Ray Flores

Edward Ray Flores

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Litigation

About Me

Ed Flores is  a former Orange County Senior deputy district attorney.  Before that he was a big firm lawyer and worked with Justice Cameron on the Arizona Supreme Court.  He has tried more than 100 cases to verdict. Mr. Flores has experience across the entire range of criminal cases, from misdemeanors to felonies.  For 4 years he prosecuted strictly the sex crimes of rape and child molestation, including allegations of kidnapping and torture.  He also spent 3 years prosecuting only fraud and workers compensation fraud cases.  The remainder of his time in the Orange County District Attorney's office was spent prosecuting an array of felony and misdemeanor cases, from DUI to attempt murder.  As a private trial lawyer, Mr. Flores handles all criminal defense cases, from DUI and petty theft to homicide.  He has also used his breadth of trial experience to prosecute civil cases such as police misconduct and serious injury cases.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1990

  1. Criminal Defense: 90%
    20 years
  2. Litigation: 10%
    25 years



Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Edward. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Scott David Hughes

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Scott Hughes Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1421 Chapman Avenue
Orange, CA, 92866-2228



AZInactive 199005/23/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top Lawyer Orange CountyOC Register Metro Magazine2014
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Lawyers2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2010
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2009
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2008

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Trial AttorneyFlores Law Office2006 - Present
Senior Deputy District AttorneyOrange County District Attorney1994 - 2006
AttorneySnell & Wilmer L.L.P.1991 - 1994
N/AArizona Supreme Court1990 - 1991


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Criminal Defense Attorney's AssociationBoard of Directors2010 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense AttorneysMember2007 - Present
Orange County Trial Lawyers AssociationN/A2007 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. R. R.Jury found client Not Guilty.
People v. L.G. O.NOT GUILTY

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Univ of Arizona COLN/AJuris Doctor1990
Univ of NevadaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1987

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Worker's Compensation FraudWorker's Compensation Fraud2006