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Diego F. Macwilliam

Diego F. Macwilliam

also known as Diego F. MacWilliam

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

Admitted to practice before all courts of the State of California and the United States District Court for the Northern District of California since June, 1992.

Practice: Criminal Defense; Civil Litigation - Personal Injury / Plaintiff; Family Law

Languages:  Spanish

Educational Background: H.S. Madrid, Spain / A.B. Legal Studies - University of California, Berkeley / J.D. Santa Clara University School of Law

Recognition: Martindale Hubbell ( BV Rated )


Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1992

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    23 years



Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

4 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

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


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Edward N. Ajlouny

    Diego Macwilliam is an experienced and effective advocate for his clients. I have seen and heard of the excellent results he has obtained from drug, theft, domestic and gang cases. Though Mr. Macwilliam works hard on his clients' behalf, he is also very pleasant to deal with, both in and out of court.


    Edward Ajlouny Domestic Violence Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1625 The Alameda Ste 800
San Jose, CA, 95126




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2005


Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Public Defenders AssociationMemberN/A


Publication NameTitleDate
nolo.comWhat Happens in Court: Criminal Case Procedure2013


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1990
Univ of California BerkeleyN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1986