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Vincent Ronald Ross

also known as Vincent Ross, Vincent R. Ross

About me

I have represented criminal defendants in state and federal court in matters ranging from drunk driving to murder. I welcome the opportunity to meet with you on your specific case. Please call to set up your free initial consultation. Payment plans are available on qualified cases.


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Practice areas


  1. DUI & DWI: 45%
    28 years, 1.3 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    28 years, 2.7 thousand cases
  3. Domestic Violence: 20%
    28 years, 1.7 thousand cases
  4. Federal Crime: 5%
    28 years, 618 cases
  5. Juvenile: 5%
    28 years, 426 cases



Fixed (always), Retainer (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Wei-Hua Wang

    Mr. Ross is a tremendous attorney. He cares deeply about his clients, and works very hard to obtain the best possible outcome for his clients. His experience and resourcefulness are unparalleled. I endorse this lawyer and know that any client would be happy to have him as counsel.


    Wei-Hua Wang Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Luiey Ghaleb Haddad

    I endorse this lawyer. He is a hard-working and smart attorney that is respected in the legal community. He constantly strives to obtain the best results for his clients, and is dedicated to providing them with the best possible representation.


    Luiey Haddad DUI and DWI Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Ross Law Center

750 B Street
Suite 3300
San Diego, CA, 92101

Ross Law Center

380 South Melrose Drive #363
Vista, CA, 92081

Ross Law Center

5858 Dryden Pl
Suite 200
Carlsbad, CA, 92008



We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Trial Lawyer of the YearSouthern California Independent Criminal Defense Lawyers Association2015
Top 100 Trial LawyersNational Trial Top 1002015
Founders AwardMid Missouri Freshman Journalist Society2014
Criminal Defense Award of MeritOrange County Bar Association2005
Moot Court JudgeUniversity of San Diego1995
Associate MemberCalifornia Public Defenders Association1995
Certified Trial AttorneyNational Institute for Trial Advocacy1989
Criminal Procedures AwardNational Institute for Trial Advocacy1984
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Supervising AttorneyRoss Law Center2013 - Present
AttorneyRoss Defense Group1995 - Present
Moot Court JudgeUniversity Of San Diego School Of Law1992 - 1993
AttorneyCozen & O'connor1988 - 1995
Law LibrarianUniversity Of San Diego School Of Law1984 - 1987
Law ClerkIndigent Law Clinic1984 - 1987
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2015 - Present
Southern California Council of Elder Law AttorneysCharter Member2013 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAttorney Member1987 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1987 - Present
United States District Court of Southern District of CaliforniaMember1987 - Present
United States District Court Central District of CaliforniaMember1987 - Present
NORMLMember1974 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. DavisNot Guilty
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Publication nameTitleDate
NOLOHiring a DUI Lawyer2015
The New AeonLiving in a Total Surveillance State2012
Wall Street JournalMurder She Read1998
Dateline NBCPeople v Froistad1998
People v Froistad20/201998
Super LawyersCriminal Procedures1997
Insurance Defense JournalPotential Civil Libility for Criminal Conduct1993
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
University of North CarolinaPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts1984
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Presidents' Day RoundtableThe Erosion of Individual Liberty in the Modern Police State2012
Free State ConferenceMilitarization of Civilian Law Enforcement2012
Bay Area DUI DefendersPrescription Drugs and Driving Under the Influence2010
Annual Meeting of the California Immigration Lawyers AssociationImmigration Consequences of Criminal Convictions2009
Quartly Meeting of the Southern California Workers Comp. Defense AssociationCriminal Consequences of Serious and Willful Allegations in Workers Comp. Cases2003
South Bay Association of Realtors Quarterly ConferenceCriminal Defense Strategies in Mortgage Fraud Cases2000