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Diane de Seve

Diane de Seve

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

I have been practicing criminal law for over 20 years.  After 14 years at Nolan Armstrong & Barton, I have opened my own practice.  Call me at (650) 320-7678.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1987

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Nicole Melia Ryan

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Nicole Ryan Criminal Defense Attorney
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    Diane is an excellent attorney who takes good care of her clients.


    Daniel Olmos Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Diane de Seve

2225 E Bayshore Rd Ste 200
East Palo Alto, CA, 94303-3220


NYCurrently registered 198703/13/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Quarter-finalistRobert F. Wagner, Sr. Labor Moot Court Competition1986

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyNolan, Armstrong & Barton, LLP2001 - 2015
AssociateGordon Hurwitz Butowsky et al1989 - 1992
AssociateLegal Aid Society Nyc1986 - 1989

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Palo Alto Area Bar Association, Women in the Law CommitteeMember2015 - Present
California State Bar, Criminal Law Executive Committee Board MemberBoard Member2010 - 2012
State Bar of California, Criminal Law SectionMember2007 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
San Mateo County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Palo Alto Area Bar AssociationMember2001 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2001 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember2001 - Present

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York CityLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
State University of New York, College at PlattsburghSociologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1979

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Santa Clara Law SchoolInterviewing Skills Course2015
Santa Clara Law SchoolInterviewing Skills Course2014
Santa Clara Law SchoolInterviewing Skills Course2013
Santa Clara Law SchoolInterviewing Skills Course2012
Santa Clara Law SchoolInterviewing Skills Course2011