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Stephanie Rickard

About me

I have been practicing law for over 25 years and I am genuinely genuinely concerned about my clients. My professional dedication and personal involvement in each case ensures a level of response and integrity not found in many larger firms.


Languages spoken: Spanish

Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 60%
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
  3. Juvenile: 10%



Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Richard Alan Wingerden

    I endorse this lawyer. I have had the opportunity to witness her work in the courtroom and have found her to be diligent and hardworking. She is well respected in the legal community.


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Contact info

Stephanie M. Rickard

1625 The Alameda Suite 801
San Jose, CA, 95126


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Client RatingMartindale-Hubbell2015
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell1993
Best oral advocateSanta Clara University1987
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Sole ProprietorLaw Office of Stephanie Rickard1992 - Present
AttorneyBowman & Brooke, LLP1990 - 2014
Deputy District AttorneySanta Clara County Distirct Attorney's Office1989 - 1991
Deputy District AttorneySanta Clara District Attorney1988 - 2014
Association namePosition nameDuration
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember1998 - Present
Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers AssociationExecutive Committee Member1993 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMember1992 - Present
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember1992 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1988 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
RobberyJuvenile Court volunteer work
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1988
San Jose State UniversityCommunicationBA - Bachelor of Arts1985
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Town of Los GatosSearch and Seizure2015
guest speaker seriesOverview of criminal defense practice2011