Fresno, CA Criminal Defense Lawyers

253 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Fresno, CA area.

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Fresno Has 253 Criminal Defense Attorneys With 1521 Reviews

Sally Vecchiarelli

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Proper Defense Law Corporation
677 W. Palmdon Drive, Suite 201, Fresno, CA
56 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 8 years
Arrested in Cali, Call Sally!
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 20% Juvenile, 10% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License CA, Active since 2015

Jeffrey Tyson Hammerschmidt

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Hammerschmidt Law Corporation
2445 Capitol St #215, Fresno, CA
34 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 36 years
Fresno Based Criminal Defense Attorney, Dedicated to Providing the Highest Level of Legal Service.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% Federal Crime
Cost Hourly Rates,  $500-550 per hour
License CA, Active since 1987

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Kevin Peter Rooney

Hammerschmidt Law Corporation
2445 Capitol Street, Suite 150, Fresno, CA
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 41 years
Former Federal Prosecutor - handling all of your Criminal Defense needs.
Practice area 45% Criminal Defense, 45% Federal Crime, 10% Appeals
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License CA, Active since 1983

Andrew Stephen Roberts

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2377 W. Shaw Ave. Suite 112, Fresno, CA
368 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
44 YEARS EXPERIENCED CRIMINAL DEFENSE, DUI, TRAFFIC, PERSONAL INJURY - ATTORNEY - CALL ANDY FOR FREE CONSULTATION. LET MY YEARS OF EXPERIENCE GET YOU THROUGH YOUR SITUATION!
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 36% Speeding & Traffic Ticket, 30% DUI & DWI and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License CA, Active since 1978

Roger S. Bonakdar

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Bonakdar Law Firm
2344 Tulare St., Suite 301, Fresno, CA
34 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
The Bonakdar Law Firm: Your First and Best Call When You Need an Attorney
Practice area 35% Criminal Defense, 45% Personal Injury, 20% Business
License CA, Active since 2007

Gurjit Singh Srai

Srai Law Office
5588 N. Palm Avenue, Fresno, CA
57 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 14 years
Personal representation, aggressive effective counsel, local representation. Call today!
Practice area 30% Criminal Defense, 30% DUI & DWI, 15% Family and more
Cost Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Always
License CA, Active since 2009

Brian C Andritch

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The Law Office of Brian C. Andritch
2140 Merced Street, Suite 105, Fresno, CA
19 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Former Criminal Prosecutor Now Fighting For You! Certified Criminal Law Specialist.
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $250-300 per hour
License CA, Active since 1999

Anjali Bansal

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3333 E American Avenue Suite D, Fresno, CA
86 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 9 years
"Defending Our Kids Throughout California Since 2016. Kids Make Mistakes. Hiring Me Is Not One."
Practice area 15% Criminal Defense, 60% Juvenile, 10% Violent Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Always
License CA, Active since 2014

Samuel A. Luton

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Luton Law Office
1330 "L" Street Suite C, Fresno, CA
33 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
With over 25 years experience as a Criminal Defense Attorney and former deputy district attorney - I CAN HELP
Practice area 20% Criminal Defense, 20% DUI & DWI, 20% Juvenile and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 60 minutes
License CA, Active since 1997

Rachel Wright Hill

The Law Office of Rachel W. Hill, and Hill Mediation Services
5424 N. Palm Ave., Suite 106, Fresno, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
Over my 26 years as an attorney, I have litigated cases from a wide variety of perspectives. I’ve had the rare opportunity to be a litigator on many different sides of the aisle, in both civil and criminal law. My unique experience as as a seasone...

Rick Horowitz

The Law Office Of Rick Horowitz
2014 Tulare Street, Suite 627, Fresno, CA
93 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 17 years
Need help with a criminal case? My practice is 100% criminal defense (including juvenile criminal defense). It's all I do because I want to be the best and focusing on one type of law is how I do it. If you have a broken foot, would you go to a st...

Miles Austin Harris

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Law Office of Miles A. Harris, Esq.
2115 Kern St., #101M, Fresno, CA
38 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
Mr. Harris represents clients throughout California and the Central Valley. He is endearingly referred to as “Mr. Miles” because of the time and attention he pays to each of his clients and their cases. Mr. Harris is dedicated to his practice, oft...
Practice area 60% Criminal Defense, 20% Domestic Violence, 20% Violent Crime
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 20 minutes
License CA, Active since 2006

Mark A. Broughton

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Mark A. Broughton, PC
2300 Tulare Street, Suite 215, Fresno, CA
36 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 45 years
Do you need a Criminal Defense Attorney in Fresno? If you have been arrested or charged with making criminal threats, it is essential to obtain legal council for help right away.
Practice area 15% Criminal Defense, 25% Sex Crime, 20% Violent Crime and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License CA, Active since 1978

Jon Kiyoshi Renge

Law Office of Jon K. Renge
1340 Van Ness Avenue, Fresno, CA
84 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 26 years
Born and raised in the San Joaquin Valley, I graduated from California State University of Fresno and the University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law. After law school, I returned home to practice law and began my career at the Fresno County ...

Gerald Saul Schwab

Law Office of Gerald Schwab, Jr.
5588 N. Palm, Fresno, CA
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
Our office has worked with hundreds of clients, with cases ranging from Petty Theft, to Double Murder. As a former Probation Officer and Deputy District Attorney I know the ins and outs of the system. I have extensive trial experience and have han...

Yan Erick Shrayberman

Law Offices of Yan E. Shrayberman
P.O.Box 506, Fresno, CA
27 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.4
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
During the course of litigation, clients deserve a lot of attention. They need help, they need money, they need to know what is going on with their case, they need assurance that they will get their day in court quickly, they need justice, they ne...

Jonathan Eaton Rooker

Jonathan Rooker, Attorney at Law
1236 M St., Fresno, CA
19 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
Fresno Criminal DUI and Criminal Defense Attorney, of The Law Office of Jonathan Rooker. Jonathan Rooker believes education is the key to success. Jonathan's Education J.D. Law San Joaquin College of Law in Fresno / Clovis M.S. Ed Counseling From ...

Christina Jonae Oleson

Law Offices of the Public Defender, Fresno County
2220 Tulare Street, Suite 300, Fresno, CA
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 12 years
A compassionate fighter, Christina J. Oleson’s practice focuses on criminal defense. No matter the charge her clients are facing, she always does everything in her power to ensure that they get the best possible outcome. Since 2011, Ms. Oleson has...

Martin Taleisnik

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Sawl Law Group
2150 Tulare Street, Fresno, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
Call SLG to formulate an aggressive defense to resolve your case with a positive outcome.
Practice area 25% Criminal Defense, 50% Personal Injury, 25% DUI & DWI
Cost Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 25%-45%
License CA, Active since 1994

Douglas Clayton Foster

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Law Offices of Douglas C. Foster
2014 Tulare St, Ste 300, Fresno, CA
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.5
Criminal Defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
Have you or a loved one been charged with a crime? Douglas Foster will give you the help you need!
Practice area 75% Criminal Defense, 20% Juvenile, 5% Personal Injury
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Sometimes
License CA, Active since 1999

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