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National City, CA Criminal defense lawyers

153 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the National City, CA area.

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National City has 153 Criminal defense Attorneys with 1222 Reviews

  • Eve Maestre

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 29 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Compassionate advocacy with exceptional results. Rated in Top 2.5% of all Criminal Lawyers in San Diego. Avvo's 2023 Client's Choice award.

    Practice area
    70% Criminal defense, 30% DUI and DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    CA, Active since 2018

  • Samuel Eugene Spital

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 249 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Superb San Diego Criminal Defense State & Fed Court 17 years "#1 Client Choice" Award. Former Deputy Attorney General

    Practice area
    5% Criminal defense, 60% Licensing, 30% Administrative law, and more.

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    Free Consultation
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    60 minutes

    License
    CA, Active since 1971

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  • Joshua Rollin Bourne

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 32 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    If you are charged with a felony case, you may risk jail time or even state prison. Joshua Bourne is an experienced, professional, and dedicated criminal defense attorney.

    Practice area
    15% Criminal defense, 50% DUI and DWI, 15% Juvenile law, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutesHourly Rates, $250-$350/hour

    License
    CA, Active since 2002

  • Stacey A Kartchner

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 32 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Reliable. Knowledgable. Excellent professional contacts. Strategic. Supportive. Positive. Allied. A friend suggested I hire Stacey after a public defender mismanaged my cases ... I got to have a thorough first time s...
  • Patrick M Griffin

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 26 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Award winning San Diego Criminal Defense & DUI Attorney Patrick Griffin was raised in a large family in a rural Montana community where he learned the value of hard work and perseverance. Mr. Griffin has won cases in every courthouse in San Diego ...
  • Michael Anthony Hernandez

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 38 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “I had known Michael Hernandez before my legal matters and I knew as soon as I had been arrested who I wanted to defend me. I contacted Michael immediately and he instantly calmed my nerves and began to talk me off a cliff...
  • Jose Edgard Monico

    Jay Monico, Attorney at Law
    2209 Highland Ave, National City, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 6.3  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Thank you Jay Monico... helped save my life/ass as I know it! Also fought so so hard for my children dealing with my vindictive ex wife setting me up with trouble to try and take custody from my kids. I’m a combat vetera...
  • Michelle Lynn Bos

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.8  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
     I handle a wide variety of cases from DUI, misdemeanors, and serious felonies including assaults and murder cases. I have close relationships with many District and City Attorneys in San Diego county, this ensures the most favorable outcome for m...
  • Ray Estolano

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    4.5 stars 14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Estolano Law is ready to represent you in your most important cases. Call today!
  • Luis Macias

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    An experienced litigator and trial attorney, Luis’ practice includes immigration law, criminal defense, and personal injury matters. A graduate of the prestigious University of California, Hastings College of the Law in San Francisco, Luis is a fo...
  • Liann Raquel Sabatini

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
      Ho’oponopono (pronounced “ho-o-po-no-po-no” in Hawaiian) means to “make things right and just”. In Hawaii, ho’oponopono is a means of conflict resolution; where people come together peacefully and commit to healing through reconciliation and fo...
  • Mark Lawrence Deniz

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 325 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Former Veteran Prosecutor dedicated exclusively to Criminal Defense. Top Avvo Rating & Client Review

    Practice area
    1% Criminal defense, 65% DUI and DWI, 33% Domestic violence, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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    30 minutes

    License
    CA, Active since 2003

  • Knut Sveinbjorn Johnson

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    4.5 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    I am a career defense attorney, who has always loved fighting against the government.  From my time at Federal Defenders, through my experience in big firm life, to now I continue to hone my skills to improve outcomes for clients. Getting the best...
  • Matthew H. Springmeyer

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    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Need help with an immigration matter? Are you accused of a crime or are being deported? I can help!

    Practice area
    15% Criminal defense, 50% Immigration, 15% Asylum, and more.

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    CA, Active since 2013

  • Jennifer Rachel Goldman

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 106 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.6  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Jennifer Goldman is an experienced criminal defense attorney who concentrates on representing people who have been accused of DUI, domestic violence and other criminal offenses. Jennifer's tireless and staunch advocacy has yielded very successful ...
  • James L. Hassey

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (Chula Vista)
    5.0 stars 12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    San Diego attorney James Hassey prides himself on going above and beyond to get the best outcome for his clients.  Mr. Hassey has been recognized for his tenacity, exceptional grasp of relevant statutes and case-law, as well as his creative approa...
  • Erik Richard Bruner

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Mr. Bruner attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law here in San Diego.  He graduated in the top 10% of his class and served as the Chief Articles Editor on Law Review and also received numerous awards and recognition while in law school.  Upon grad...
  • Melissa Bobrow

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    I represent people under investigation or facing criminal charges, in San Diego, Chula Vista, Vista, El Cajon, the Southern District of California and the Central District of California.  RICO, fraud, witness tampering, 3 strikes, robbery, sex cri...
  • Michael Joseph Flemming

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 20 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.4  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    FLEMMING LAW SAN DIEGO'S FINEST CRIMINAL DEFENSE FIRM. Being arrested or charged with a crime can be frightening and overwhelming; especially, when your case is shrouded in a confusing process that is difficult to obtain answers. Whether you, fam...
  • Ricson Cabungcal Dakanay

    Criminal defense Attorney near National City (San Diego)
    5.0 stars 131 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed
    Review: “Attorney Ricson Dakanay is a young man with dignity that exudes respect upon the first meeting. Due to some poor decision; I found myself in a bind which required attentive and critique notion to assist in the dismissal o...

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Nearby Courthouses

Central Courthouse
Superior Court, 1100 Union St
San Diego, CA 92101
619-844-2700Court Website | Get Directions

Hall of Justice Courthouse
Superior Court, 330 West Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
619-456-4100Court Website | Get Directions

South County Regional Center
Superior Court, 500 3rd Avenue
Chula Vista, CA 91910
619-746-6200Court Website | Get Directions

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