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Bakersfield, CA Criminal Defense Lawyers

96 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Bakersfield, CA area.

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Bakersfield has 96 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 597 Reviews

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    Mark Anthony Raimondo

    Law Offices of Mark Anthony Raimondo
    651 H Street, S, Bakersfield, CA
    51 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    You Deserve a Good Lawyer, You Can Afford a Good Lawyer.. We are here to help 24/7....
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    Heberto Avila Sala

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    H.A. Sala, A Professional Law Corporation
    641 H Street, Bakersfield, CA
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
    H.A. Sala has been an attorney licensed to practice law in California for 33 years. He has been certified as a legal specialist in Criminal Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California for 20 years, and is pre...
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    Jared M Thompson

    Humphrey & Thompson, Attorneys at Law
    2211 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA
    29 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Mr. Thompson is a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. He has been selected by the National Trial Lawyers as a Top 40 Under 40 Trial Attorney and Top 100 Attorney in Criminal Defense. ...
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    David Anthony Torres

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    The Law Offices of David A. Torres
    1318 K Street, Bakersfield, CA
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 35 years
    FIGHTING FOR YOU & YOUR RIGHTS. IT’S OUR STRATEGY. IT’S OUR PASSION

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    40% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 20% Federal Crime and more

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    CA, Active since 1988
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    Matthew J Ruff

    Matthew J. Ruff, Attorney at Law
    1412 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA
    76 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 28 years
    Torrance Criminal Defense Attorney Matthew J. Ruff has devoted his entire legal career, 24 years, to the area of DUI and Criminal Defense. Unlike many other Attorneys who may "side line" in the area of criminal defense, Attorney Ruff has limited h...
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    David R. Greene

    Dignity Law Group, APC
    5401 Business Park S, Suite 124-128, Bakersfield, CA
    14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Mr. Greene is currently not accepting new clients. A 2016 - 2022 SuperLawyer, every year (6 years running), which is a distinction only given to the top 2.5% of attorneys in Los Angeles. David Greene is a litigator who has handled thousands of mat...
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    Michael S Parent

    Law Office of Michael S. Parent
    2112 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA
    8 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    Aggressive, Bakersfield criminal defense and DUI Lawyer.
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    Kyle Joseph Humphrey

    Humphrey & Thompson
    2211 17th Street, Bakersfield, CA
    11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    I started my career as a prosecutor first for the Los Angeles District Attorney and then the Kern County District Attorney for 7 years. I moved to Bakersfield due to a family illness and ended up getting married and making a life here. I have trie...
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    Jeremy C Brehmer

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    Brehmer Law Corporation
    5500 Ming Avenue, Suite 325, Bakersfield, CA
    23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    RECOGNIZED AS CALIFORNIA'S TOP LAWYER-SCIENTIST IN DRIVING UNDER THE INFLUENCE DEFENSE MATTERS. TRUST A TOP-RATED ATTORNEY WITH THE DETAILS OF YOUR CASE. CALL NOW!

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    1% Criminal Defense, 99% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     120 minutes

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    CA, Active since 2010
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    Autumn Renee Paine

    Paine Criminal Defense PC
    1032 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Autumn Paine has spent her entire legal career defending people - both adults and juveniles - charged with crimes. She represents people charged with all kinds of crimes including homicide, manslaughter, domestic violence, drug sales and possessio...
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    Bo Shachar Koenig

    Koenig Law Office
    1712 19th St, Suite 220, Bakersfield, CA
    12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
    Representing others has been a life long passion. My office will review your case and structure the best defense possible. Your case will be investigated with no stone left unturned You will be personally involved every step of the way. You deserv...
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    Joel Edward Lueck

    Law Office of Joel E. Lueck
    1522 18th Street, Suite 211, Bakersfield, CA
    16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    Over the past decade, Criminal Defense Attorney Joel Lueck has handled thousands of criminal cases in the Kern County Superior Court. From simple misdemeanors to the most serious and complex felonies, Mr. Luecks level of dedication to his clients ...
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    Joe W Whittington

    Joe W. Whittington
    1706 Chester Ave. Suite 304, Bakersfield, CA
    101 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 27 years
    I primarily practice Criminal Defense and Traffic Law, but through associate attorneys I can help with most types of cases.
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    David L Faulkner

    422 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA
    14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Are you or a friend or loved one facing felony or misdemeanor criminal charges? If so, you need to speak with a criminal defense attorney now! At the Law Office of David L. Faulkner, you will get the answers you need. Contact our office now for a ...
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    Monica Lara Bermudez

    The Law Offices of Monica L. Bermudez
    1670 M Street, Bakersfield, CA
    3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 13 years
    Born and raised in Bakersfield, I am proud to assist my hometown community. I graduated from Foothill High School and then attended Bakersfield College. I earned my degree in English from Fresno State and my Juris Doctorate from San Joaquin Colleg...
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    John David Underwood

    Underwood Law Offices
    1712 19th Street, Ste 200, Bakersfield, CA
    54 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 15 years
    Growing up, one of the defining characteristics has been my love of learning and helping people. Particularly inspiring to me is the book “7 Habits of Highly Effective People” where the author Stephen Covey writes that it’s very important to “Shar...
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    Jesse Kim Whitten

    Campbell Whitten PLC
    1712 19th Street, Suite 101, Bakersfield, CA
    6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Attorney Jesse K. Whitten graduated with honors from the Oak Brook College of Law in 2003. After law school he started his own practice, The Law Offices of Jesse Whitten, and his entire legal career has been spent practicing exclusively DUI and cr...
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    Clayton Campbell

    Campbell Whitten, Criminal Defense
    5401 Business Park South, Suite 201, Bakersfield, CA
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 21 years
    Attorney Clayton D. Campbell graduated with honors from the Oak Brook College of Law in 2002. He spent the first four years of his legal career working for two Bakersfield law firms handling various civil and administrative matters. In 2007 he ope...
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    Peter Hun Kang

    Kern County Public Defender's Office
    1315 Truxtun Ave, Bakersfield, CA
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 8.2 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 25 years
    Review: This guy is amazing. He really believed in my case and fought for me. I know I'm not the only one to say this, but I would be in prison right now if not for him.
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    Roger Neal Lampkin

    1234 L Street, Bakersfield, CA
    10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 50 years
    Roger Lampkin is the author of California Criminal Defense Motions in Limine and other books. Roger Lampkin earned his bachelor degree from University of Texas at Austin. His Juris Doctor degree is from South Texas College of Law where he was edit...

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Nearby Courthouses

Kern County Superior Court - Lamont
Superior Court, 12022 Main Street
Lamont, CA 93241
661-868-5800Court Website | Get Directions

Kern County Superior Court - Ridgecrest
Superior Court, 132 East Coso Avenue
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
760-384-5900Court Website | Get Directions

Kern County Superior Court - Delano
Superior Court, 1122 Jefferson Street
Delano, CA 93215
661-720-5800Court Website | Get Directions

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