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Ryan Phillip Friedman

Ryan Phillip Friedman

also known as Criminal and, DUI Defense

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About Me

AGGRESSIVE Criminal and DUI Defense by former Senior Deputy District Attorney.

Guaranteed personal service - your case is too important to farm out to an associate or paralegal. 

ALL stages of your case receive Mr. Friedman's sole attention and care - he makes himself personally available to you, even on nights and weekends.

FREE consolations and reasonable rates, with flexible payment options, are available. 

Accepts criminal and DUI cases throughout the Sacramento Valley, including Sacramento, Roseville, Placer County, Yolo County, Woodland, Sutter County, Yuba City, Yuba County, Marysville, El Dorado County, Placerville, Solano County, Fairfield, Vallejo, San Joanquin County, Stockton, Lodi, Colusa County, Williams, Glenn County, Willows, Orland, Amador County, Jackson, Sutter Creek, Calaveras County, San Andreas, Napa County, and throughout Contra Costa County.


Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 65%
    8 years, 3.2 thousand cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 21%
    8 years, 850 cases
  3. Car Accidents: 7%
    3 years, 30 cases
  4. Immigration: 7%
    3 years, 30 cases



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    I endorse this lawyer for being a top-notch attorney in the community.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • Benjamin Charles Scarfe

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Friedman is a formidable opponent who cares deeply for his clients.


    Benjamin Scarfe Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Friedman Law Firm

1383 Garden Highway
Suite 200
Sacramento, CA, 95833



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Public Service AwardU.C. Davis, School of Law2007
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior Deputy District AttorneyGlenn County District Attorney's Office2008 - 2012
Deputy District AttorneyCalaveras County District Attorney's Office2007 - 2008
Legal InternSacramento County District Attorney's Office2006 - 2006
Law ClerkMoldo Davidson Fraioli & Sestanovich2006 - 2006
Legal InternUnited States District Court2005 - 2005
Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Public Defenders AssociationN/A2012 - Present
California District Attorneys AssociationN/A2008 - 2012
American Bar AssociationMember2007 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
People v. WinstonFound NOT GUILTY of the felony at jury trial.
People v. BrownDismissed at Preliminary Hearing
People v. PlotnicReduced to simple misdemeanor, no jail.
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Publication NameTitleDate
Culture of Abuse MagazineDomestic Violence Convictions Reflect New Priority2011
Willows Journal NewspaperOrland man guilty on 8 of 11 charges in assault trial2011
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
UC Davis SOL King HallN/AlawN/A
Carnegie Mellon UnivN/AundergraduateN/A
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Spring SymposiumHow to testify as an effective, medical expert2014