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  • Randy Pollock
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    Law Offices of Randy Sue Pollock
    286 Santa Clara Avenue, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Randy Sue Pollock is a highly experienced criminal defense attorney in state and federal court

    Practice area
    20% Criminal defense, 50% Federal crime, 20% White collar crime, and more.

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    License
    CA, Active since 1975

  • Robbi Cook
    Law Office of Robbi Abrams Cook
    420 Third Street, Suite #200, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    We provide aggressive and smart advocacy, with the goal of obtaining the best possible outcome.
  • Givelle Lamano
    Lamano Law Offices
    505 14th Street., Suite 900, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 68 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Oakland's Top Criminal Defense & DUI Attorney. Get criminal charges dismissed.
  • Anne Beles
    Law Offices Of Beles & Beles
    1 Kaiser Plaza Suite 2300, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a true believer in the defense of people accused of crimes. I will focus on you as a person and achieve the best results for you and your family. You will never be just a case number or a file – no matter how big or small your case is. I will...
  • Jo-Anna Nieves
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    The Nieves Law Firm, APC
    160 Franklin St. Ste. 210, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    "We take the Criminal out of Criminal Defense"

    Practice area
    51% Criminal defense, 7% DUI and DWI, 7% Sex 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 2011

  • Rabin Nabizadeh
    Summit Defense
    1970 Broadway, Suite 1145, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 18 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I am a true believer and knew since I was fourteen years old that I wanted to be a criminal defense attorney.  I believe that the American Justice system is the best in the world - mainly because it allows defense attorneys such lattitude to estab...
  • E Linscheid
    300 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Suite 258, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Call Now to Speak With an Experienced and Effective Criminal Defense Attorney.
  • Elliot Silver
    SILVER LAW FIRM
    1211 Embarcadero, Suite 200, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 62 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    After graduating from the University of Miami School of Law in 1994, I began my legal career as an Assistant Public Defender for Miami-Dade county where I represented people accused of all levels of crimes from misdemeanor to serious felonies.    ...
  • Kristina Kliszewski
    Law Office of Kristina Kliszewski
    160 Franklin Street Suite 210, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 12 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5  
    Licensed
    Review: “When I first interviewed Kristina, I found her to be an excellent listener and a compassionate person. She was very patient as I told my story and she comprehended the facts of the case instantly. She also took the time...
  • Nabiel Ahmed
    Law Office of Nabiel C. Ahmed
    405 14th St #211, Oakland, CA
    4.5 stars 39 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Giving Your Case the Attention It Deserves If you have been charged with a crime, a passionate and energetic lawyer can make a huge difference. Criminal charges come with serious consequences, so it is important to hire someone who will take the t...
  • Jason Beahm
    Beahm Law
    1721 Broadway, Suite 201, Oakland, CA
    4.5 stars 40 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Trial attorney Jason Beahm, founder of Beahm Law, passionately protects the rights of individuals throughout the State of California, focusing on DUI, criminal defense, and personal injury. From offices in headquartered in San Francisco, to San Di...
  • Nors Davidson
    Law Office Of Nors Davidson
    1300 Clay Street, Suite 600, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 150 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Dedicated to Personalized & Professional San Francisco Bay Area DUI Defense for over 15 years
  • Dionne Choyce
    The Choyce Law Firm
    1300 Clay Street , Suite 600, Oakland, CA
    4.5 stars 38 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    We have experienced and personable attorneys that can provide the answers you need.

    Practice area
    10% Criminal defense, 50% Personal injury, 25% DUI and DWI, and more.

    Cost

    License
    CA, Active since 2001

  • Jared Winter
    Bonjour, Thorman, Burns & Dahm
    1901 Harrison Street, Ste. 1100, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 11 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I have practiced criminal defense for my entire legal career because I enjoy what I do.  I have successfully represented clients charged with just about any type of crime you can think of -- murder, armed robbery, sex crimes, bank robbery, fraud, ...
  • Boris Bindman
    The Law Offices of Boris Bindman
    Historic Dunn's Building, 725 Washington Street, Suite 201, Oakland, CA
    4.5 stars 10 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.2  
    Licensed
    Boris Bindman began his career in criminal defense at the Solano County Public Defender's Office after graduating with honors from Washington and Lee School of Law and UCLA. Mr. Bindman sharpened his skills through exposure to a vast and varied ca...
  • Heather Chang
    Law Office of Heather Chang
    385 Grand Avenue, Suite 200, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 18 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    A private law firm specializing in criminal defense for adults and juveniles, including misdemeanors and felonies.  We provide passionate and knowledgeable legal guidance to those who seek to preserve their rights under the law.
  • Demetrius Costy
    Demetrius Costy Law
    528 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.7  
    Licensed
    The only reason I went to law school was to become a criminal defense attorney.  In 1999, I graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law.  Everyday, for the last 20 years, I have proudly represented criminal defendants all over the...
  • Alanna Coopersmith
    Attorney At Law, 717 Washington Street, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Licensed
    Review: “Our family is so grateful that Ms. Coopersmith was the lawyer handling my son's very sensitive and difficult case. There were many instances along the way where without her focused attention and skill, the unusual ci...
  • Mario Andrews
    Law Office of Mario Andrews
    4400 Keller Ave 140, Suite #313, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 8.1  
    Licensed
    Review: “Mario has defended me in my early 20's. He was always on time and for the most part got me out of a tight situation. Hes very dependable and interested in really helping you . ”
  • Arezou Bakhtjou
    Law Office of Arezou Bakhtjou
    1999 Harrison Street, Suite 1800, PMB# 1001, Oakland, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    ​Law Office of Arezou Bakhtjou is located in Oakland, CA and helps clients in Richmond, Albany, Berkeley, Emeryville, Oakland, Hayward, San Leandro, Pleasanton, Martinez, Palo Alto, Walnut Creek, Lafayette, and all Bay Area Counties including Alam...

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