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Peter Anthony Fitzpatrick

Peter Anthony Fitzpatrick

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1996

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



Hourly ($350-500/hour), Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • Jonah Chaplin Chew

    I have known Peter for many years now and he is one of the top criminal defense attorneys in San Francisco. He is extremely knowledgeable and is dedicated to fighting for his clients’ best interest. At the end of the day he delivers great results.


    Jonah Chew Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Daniel Alexander Flores

    Peter Fitzpatrick is an experienced trial attorney with a great reputation in the legal community. I endorse Peter's work.


    Daniel Flores Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Firm of Peter A. Fitzpatrick

1000 Brannan Street #304
San Franciso, CA, 94103




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
WarriorGerry Spence Trial Lawyers College2001
Best in ClassMaureen Kallins2000
Reasonable DoubtSan Francisco Public Defenders Office1999

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
PrincipalThe Law Firm of Peter A. Fitzpatrick2011 - Present
Senior Trial AttorneySan Francisco Public Defender's Office1997 - 2011


Association NamePosition NameDuration
California DUI Lawyers AssociationN/A2013 - Present
Federal Criminal Justice PanelN/A2012 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2011 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeN/A2001 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationN/A1997 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeN/A1997 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A1997 - Present
Bar Association of San FranciscoN/A1997 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Attempted HomicideAcquitted

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate University School of LawJuris Doctorlaw1995
Saint Mary's College of CaliforniaHistory/Philosophyundergraduate1992

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Training sessionThe Art of Cross-Examination2006