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    Jeremy Forsyth is a proven criminal defense and trial attorney serving legal consumers around the Bay Area. Jeremy provides excellent legal representation and advice to his clients, and holds himself to the highest of professional standards.
    Jeremy attended Golden Gate University School of Law, where he studied criminal law and procedure. He is an excellent trial practitioner who knows how to present a case effectively, whether to a judge or jury. 
    Jeremy worked as an intern at the San Francisco Public Defender's Office during law school and returned as a graduate fellow after admittance to the State Bar of California. These experiences sparked a desire and passion for social and criminal justice, and a fascination with the process that society employs to bear out that justice. 

   Jeremy opened his own practice in 2012, and has been privileged to represent hundreds, if not thousands, of people seeking justice for themselves or loved ones.  


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 80%
    4 years
  2. Domestic Violence: 13%
    4 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 5%
    4 years
  4. Appeals: 2%
    4 years



Hourly ($100-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Jo-Anna Marie Nieves

    Jeremy is a sharp attorney who works hard to get the best results for his clients. I endorse this lawyer.


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  • Noah K. Peterson

    Jeremy is an aggressive criminal defense attorney, exactly the kind of attorney I'd like defending me. I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

Law Office of Jeremy Forsyth

233 Sansom Street Ste. 706
San Francisco, CA, 94104


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Volunteer Services Certificate AwardAlameda County Bar Association2012
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney at LawLaw Office of Jeremy Forsyth2012 - Present
AttorneyLaw Offices of Robert J. Beles2012 - 2012
Graduate FellowSan Francisco Public Defender's Office2011 - 2012
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2015 - Present
Bar Association of San FranciscoMember2015 - Present
Alameda County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People of the State of California v. H.N.Case dismissed
People v. S.L.Motion granted
People v. J.Y.Acquitted of all counts
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Publication nameTitleDate
BlogVictory - Motion for Finding of Factual Innocence2015
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2011
University of OregonHistory and SpanishBA - Bachelor of Arts2007