Martin Lijtmaer focuses primarily on criminal defense. His law firm, LIJT LAW, handles everything from simple bench warrant recalls and drug possession to complex white-collar and RICO conspiracy cases. LIJT LAW's philosophy is to provide its clients with The Complete Defense through aggressive litigation, comprehensive investigative services, and dependable and honest attorney-client communication. LIJT LAW leaves no stones unturned when working your case.
Martin Lijtmaer se centra principalmente en la defensa penal. Su oficina, LIJT LAW, se ocupa de todas clases de casos desde posesión de drogas y ordenes de arresto hasta casos complejos como delitos de cuello blanco y homicidio.
La filosofía LIJT es proveer a sus clientes con la defensa completa a través de litigios agresivos, servicios integrales de investigación, y la comunicación entre abogado y cliente confiable y honesto. LIJT LAW analiza todos los ángulos cuando trabaja su caso.
Languages spoken: Spanish, English, French
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Arezou Bakhtjou, Criminal defense Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
I highly endorse and recommend this lawyer. He is a zealous advocate for his clients and is a true defender of clients' rights. He is a knowledgeable and skilled lawyer and will go above and beyond for his clients.
Tarek Shawky, Criminal defense Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I have had the pleasure of working with Martin Lijtmaer as co-counsel on an ongoing multi defendant felony matter in Pasadena. His experience, work ethic and tenacity make him a superb choice for any criminal case. He is one of the hardest working criminal practitioners in Pasadena and he goes the extra mile for his clients. I recommend Mr. Lijtmaer without reservation and hope I have the opportunity to work with him on more cases in the future.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2015|
|Top Attorneys||Pasadena Magazine||2015|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2015|
|Top Attorneys||Pasadena Magazine||2014|
|Top Attorneys||Pasadena Magazine||2013|
|Founder and Principal||LIJT LAW||2011 - Present|
|Associate||Kaye Scholer LLP||2008 - 2010|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|State Bar of California||Member||2010 - Present|
|National Criminal Defense College||Graduate||2012 - 2012|
|People v. Palacios||Not Guilty - Case Dismissed|
|People v. Bustillos||Case dismissed.|
|People v. Rizo||Dismissed|
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|Orange County Register||A Naked Breach of Rights||2010|
|Northwestern Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology||The Felony Murder Rule in Illinois: The Injustice of the Proximate Cause Theory Explored via Research in Cognitive Psychology||2008|
|Northwestern University School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|Wesleyan University||Music Composition and Theory||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1999|