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  • Law Office of Lindsey B. Mercer
    600 W Broadway, Suite 700, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Regarded as one of the most respected and successful criminal defense attorneys in San Diego.
  • 501 West Broadway, Ste. 1360, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    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...
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    Law Office of Brian Michaels
    12526 High Bluff Drive #300, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Former Top Prosecutor and Police Litigation Attorney. 20 plus years experience. Reasonable fees.
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    Practice area
    50% Criminal defense, 20% DUI and DWI, 10% Family, and more.

    Cost
    Free Consultation
    Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs
    45 minutes

    License
    CA, Active since 1994

  • 11622 El Camino Real, #100, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Vista and San Diego Criminal Attorney Peter M. Liss. Degree from U.C. Berkeley Law, 35 Years Experience. Top-Quality Representation at Affordable Rates!
  • The H Law Group
    600 West Broadway Suite 700, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    At The H Law Group we strongly believe in defending your rights. Most of our attorneys have experience as either former prosecutors, city attorney clerks or district attorney law clerks.  Based upon our attorneys being familiar with the strategies...
  • Dan Greene at The Law Offices of Kerry L. Armstrong, APLC
    2214 Second Avenue, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Here is a little bit of information about me:     A San Diego native, I received my Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut. There I studied a wide range of subjects, including economics, enginee...
  • San Diego Public Defender's Office
    450 B Street, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Jennifer Gerstenzang is a dedicated advocate for her clients.   She is passionate about her work and is committed to defending the accused. She is tenacious, and will not stop fighting for her clients until the best possible result has been achiev...
  • Law Offices Of David S. Chesley, Inc.
    7676 Hazard Center Drive, Suite 500, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    Top 1%. As Former Judges and Prosecutors we get the Best Results! Offices Statewide- Available 24/7
  • Law Office of William Daley
    110 West C Street, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Named in the Top 1% of Attorneys in the U.S.; 1 of 10 best Criminal Defense Attorneys in California.
  • Law Office of Vikas Bajaj, APC
    1230 Columbia Street, Suite 565, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    The PROVEN defender of all allegations facing those in San Diego State and Federal Courts.
  • 424 F Street, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    I have spent my entire career in San Diego defending invidiuals accused of criminal and DUI offenses in San Diego. My favorite words are "NOT GUILTY" 
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    3500 Fifth Avenue, Suite 304, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    “We Help Good People Regain Control Of Their Future When Charged With A Crime.”®
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    Practice area
    30% Criminal defense, 20% DUI and DWI, 15% Domestic violence, and more.

    License
    CA, Active since 2011

  • Goldman Legal
    945 Fourth Avenue, Suite 416, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    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 ...
  • ANGELOS LAW GROUP
    401 West A Street, Suite 1420C, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    As founder and Partner of Angelos Law Group, Lauren Angelos focuses her practice on the representation of juveniles and adults accused of misdemeanors and felonies in the criminal justice system, as well as DUI and traffic matters. Her passion for...
  • Law Office Of John D. Kirby, APC
    110 West A Street, Suite 1100, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Your Interests And Future Protected. Call Today For A Free Consultation. 619-677-1830
  • 185 West "F" Street, Suite 100, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    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...
  • Law Offices of James F. Pokorny
    1010 Second Avenue., Suite 2400, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Review: “I would highly recommend Mr. Pokorny as a criminal defense attorney. He is very knowledgeable and professional. More importantly he is honest and to the point. He kept me informed and aware of what was going on in my case...
  • The Sullivan Defense
    2445 5th Ave., Ste. 330, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 9.9  
    Licensed
    When your parent is a carpenter, you "measure twice and cut once." When your parent is an auto-mechanic, you change your own oil. And when your parent is a trial lawyer, you know your way around a courtroom.   Shaun A. Sullivan's father wasn't j...
  • DOD LAW
    303 A Street, Suite 306, San Diego, CA
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    AWARD-WINNING TRIAL ATTORNEY    Mr. Ghassemkhani can be best described as a-------- FIGHTER.   Known for his passion and tenacious litigation skills Mr. Ghassemkhani has the results to prove it.  One of his greatest accomplishments during his 13...