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Brian Arnold Vogel

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Civil Rights, Juvenile

About Me

Mr. Vogel is certified as a specialist in criminal trial advocacy by the National Board of Trial dvocacy.  He has defended clients accused of virtually every type of charge from capital murder to driving under the influence. He is an award winning attorney with a strong track record of not guilty verdicts, dismissed cases, and reduced charges. He was the
2002 Ventura County Criminal Defense Bar Association Richard Erwin Award recipient,
(The equivalent of “Trial Lawyer of the Year”).

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    22 years
  2. DUI & DWI: 20%
    22 years
  3. Juvenile: 10%
  4. Civil Rights: 10%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

14 total 

  • Robert Franklin Sandbach

    I endorse this lawyer's work. He is a hard charging, hard working and most valued member of the Defense community.

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    Robert Sandbach Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Nicholas Maurice Rosenberg

    Brian Vogel is an outstanding attorney who combines substantial trial experience, research acumen with an easygoing personality. With years of felony criminal experience, he is one of the few lawyers focusing on Civil Rights and Police Misconduct cases. I would refer any of my civil rights/misconduct cases to Brian Vogel without hesitation.

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    Nicholas Rosenberg Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Offices of Brian A. Vogel, PC

770 County Square Dr., Suite 104
Ventura, CA, 93003-5407

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199305/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified as a Specialist in Criminal LawState Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization2010
Certified as a Specialist in Criminal Trial AdvocacyNational Board of Trial Advocacy2009
Richard Erwin Award (Trial Lawyer of the Year)Ventura County Criminal Defense Bar Association2002
Crime Lab Crusader AwardVentura County Criminal Defense Bar Association1998

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Ventura County Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember of the Board2007 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL)Member2007 - Present
California Public Defender's Association (CPDA)Member1994 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal Justice (CACJ)Member1994 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Not guilty verdictsNot guilty
DismissalsDismissal

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
CACJ/CPDA Death Penalty College, Santa Clara SOLN/AN/A2001
Loyola Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
Wesleyan UniversityGovernmentBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Mansfield College, Oxford University, Oxford EnglandPolitical Theory and British PoliticsHilary and Trinity terms1989

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Continuing Legal Education SeminarIntroduction to 42 USC 1983 Civil Rights Litigation2009
Continuing Legal Education SeminarGrand Jury Practice2009
California Felony Defense Practice Class, Ventura College of LawStrategic Considerations for Defense Attorneys in Preliminary Hearings2007
Capital Case Defense Seminar, in Monterey CA 2003Successfullly challenging indictments based upon unconstitutional grand jury selection procedures.2003
Ventura County Sheriff’s Academy Class.DUI Checkpoints and the Fourth Amendment.1999