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Joe W Whittington

Criminal defense Attorney at Bakersfield, CA

4.9   85 reviews

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I primarily practice Criminal Defense and Traffic Law, but through associate attorneys I can help with most types of cases.

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Licensed for 26 years
State CA
Status Active
Acquired 1996
Updated 09/18/2022

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Joe W. Whittington
1706 Chester Ave. Suite 304
Bakersfield, CA, 93301

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4.9 / 5.0
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Posted by Jackie | October 27, 2022
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Great lawyer
Joe is really helpful and great when it comes to fighting legal issue he had my husbands case dismissed. Highly recommend.
Posted by Detrese | October 27, 2022
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CDL driver
He did a wonderful job they got my speeding ticket dismissed and I'm so grateful thank you Jesus.
Posted by Chris | October 9, 2022
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Ticket Wizard
Joe and his team were outstanding. My ticket was dismissed and no fines, points, or insurance increases. Thanks for a Job well done. Joe is the Man.
Posted by anonymous | October 6, 2022
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Cdl driver
Got my traffic ticket dismissed. Very good lawyer would definitely recommend
Posted by anonymous | October 6, 2022
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CDL driver
We are very happy with the services provided. Great communication throughout the process.
Posted by anonymous | October 5, 2022
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The Ticket Magician
Mr. Whittington did exactly what he said he would do. A sure credible source, He is the real deal thank so much Sir !
Posted by anonymous | September 20, 2022
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CDL Driver
Got a thicket in Cali for 3rd lane. Very professional team. Case dismissed. Recommend
Posted by Andrei | September 19, 2022
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CDL Driver from Canada speeding ticket in California
Excellent work and results. No points, no insurance increase and no other effect on my record at all. Case was simply dismissed. Yes, it took some time and it worth it. 100% recommended.
Posted by Cecilia | September 19, 2022
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CDL DRIVER
I am a truck driver and I got a ticket for speeding Joe W. Whittington and his team has fought my ticket and not only fought but won my case with no points on my record or my license whole case was dismissed they are the most professional team that will continue to update on your status even through a pandemic they fought all the way and won my case highly recommend to all CDL drivers a great big thank you for helping me maintain my license you all are the best
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Posted by Robert | September 14, 2022
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Excellence in action
CDL driver with speeding ticket in California. Results: no points, no insurance increase, no affect on CDL. Mr Whittington is an absolute professional who works hard to get the best results for his clients. A big heartfelt thank you from me!
Posted by Emmanuel | August 1, 2022
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Money well spent and someone you can trust
Got hit with a speeding and wrong lane. Joe got it dismissed. Hands down didn't have to pray but I did anyway, and he took care of me. No fee, no points, no bad record! Go with TicketWarrior!
Posted by Mohammad | June 27, 2022
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Speed ticket
He is perfect professional I don’t have words to explain thank you so much he is the best
Posted by Rachel Garner | June 16, 2022
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PPP LOAN APPROVED
I had eviction removed from my credit report, and I still can’t believe PINNACLE CREDIT SPECIALIST raise my credit score to 809 Golden score within few days. He also helps me apply for ppp loan with the sum of $40k which reflect in my bank account with a low interest rate. I saw a lot of good comments about his good works and He would respond swiftly. Hire him: [email protected] OR call +1 (585) 466 4373.
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Posted by Chuck | June 13, 2022
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Good job!
Traffic camera! This guy knew all the ways to beat this ticket, and got it dismissed.
Posted by Darick | June 13, 2022
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Joe W... your best chance in court
Best money I ever spent!!! I was looking at over 2 thousand dollars in fines, 30 day license suspension and 2 points on my driving record. Now I'm looking at the future with everything behind me. No fines, No suspension and No points on my record. Like I said " BEST MONEY I EVER SPENT!!!!"
Posted by anonymous | June 3, 2022
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Fantastic office
Joe was fantastic at handling my speeding ticket and got it dismissed without any issue. I can’t recommend his office enough. They’re really great and friendly people too!
Posted by Ismael | May 23, 2022
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Construction zone
Highly recommend joe I’m a Class A driver, for those who might know there’s been construction on olive Dr and 99 freeway. One day they had everyone going to the left lane the next to the right after that they open up both there was no sign and I took left lane on 3 day I got a ticket. Showed up for court 15 min late do to grapevine closed well officer didn’t show up either but the judge still h dig down the ticket with the point. My brother referred me to joe he open up the case again and guess what Gt it dismissed no point no insurance increase and no fees. Straight dismissal. Thank you joe I haven’t Got a ticket or a point since 2012 and im thankful because of joe my driving record it’s still clean.
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Posted by anonymous | May 18, 2022
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Case Dismissed!!
Thank you Joe! Speeding Ticket Dismissal Was Greatly Appreciated !!!!!!! He Definitely Gets The Job Done For A Reasonable Price!!
Posted by John | May 18, 2022
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My entire case has been dismissed!
California, speeding ticket CDL driver, entire case has been dismissed! No points, no insurance increase and no affect on my driver’s license. Thank you Joe!
Posted by Sanjar | April 4, 2022
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Commercial Truck Driver
California!!! got traffic ticket CDL driver Joe made it dismissed no points no problem! Thank you Joe!
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AVVO RATING 7.4 (Very Good)

Work Experience

  • Owner
  • Law Offices of Joe W. Whittington
  • 1997 - Present

Education

  • California Pacific School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1994
  • Bakersfield College
  • N/A

Legal Cases

  • VC34506 (log book)
  • Dismissed

Associations

  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • Member
  • 2012 - Present
  • California Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member
  • 2010 - Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2006 - Present
  • California Public Defenders Association
  • Member
  • 2001 - Present
  • National Motorists Association
  • Member
  • 2000 - Present
  • California Deuce Defenders
  • Member
  • 1999 - Present
  • State Bar of California
  • Member
  • N/A
  • Kern County Bar Association
  • Member
  • N/A
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish
  • English

Awards

  • Notable
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2018
  • Major Contributor Award
  • Legal Research Services
  • 2017

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Attorney endorsements

Received (3)
Given (8)
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Criminal defense Attorney | Oct 28
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Joe is very personable and a good attorney. I've worked with him on several cases."
Speeding and traffic ticket Attorney | Oct 22
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Speeding and traffic ticket Attorney | Oct 20
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Great with trucker tickets."
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Bakersfield Criminal defense Lawyer Joe W Whittington
Joe W Whittington
Criminal defense Attorney
Bakersfield, CA
Licensed for 26 years