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Walnut Creek, CA Criminal Defense Lawyers

157 lawyers specializing in Criminal Defense are available in the Walnut Creek, CA area.

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Walnut Creek has 157 Criminal Defense Attorneys with 497 Reviews

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    Thomas Murray Fleming

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    Law Offices of Thomas M. Fleming
    1255 Treat Blvd., Suite 300, Walnut Creek, CA
    71 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
    Fear Not, There’s Light After Darkness! Top Avvo DUI Attorney, Rated 10/10. Voted Avvo Clients’ Top Choice! Yale Law School/UC Berkeley Graduate. Trained Future Prosecutors/Defense Attorneys as Adjunct Professor of Law. Visit Website or Call for F...

    Practice area
    25% Criminal Defense, 75% DUI & DWI

    Cost
    Free Consultation
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     60 minutes

    License
    CA, Active since 1990
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    Derek Richard Ewin

    Law Office of Derek R. Ewin
    201 North Civic Drive, Suite 225, Walnut Creek, CA
    23 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
    Derek Ewin has a wealth of Criminal Law experience including more than thirteen years in County Prosecutors Offices. Eleven of those years Mr. Ewin worked as a Deputy District Attorney in Contra Costa County. As a Deputy DA, Mr. Ewin prosecuted th...
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    Peter John Johnson

    The Law Office of Johnson & Johnson
    2125 Oak Grove Rd., Ste. 315, Walnut Creek, CA
    16 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
    My wife and I have three boys and are partners in our legal practice. I am a former athlete including playing football in college and in fledgeling professional football leagues after college. I have trained for and competed in an adventure triath...
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    Carin Leanne Johnson

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    The Law Offices of Johnson & Johnson
    2125 Oak Grove Road, Suite 315, Walnut Creek, CA
    26 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 30 years
    You need an attorney who is experienced in juvenile law to fight for your child. Call Carin Now.
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    Rashaan W Jones

    The Law Office of Rashaan W. Jones
    2121 N. California Blvd, Suite 290, Walnut Creek, CA
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    Former prosecutor now on your side. DUI expert. Trained in DRE, ARIDE, and FST. Taught DUI seminars. 11+ years of experience and nearly 80 jury trials.
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    Pezhman Pakneshan

    The Pakneshan Firm
    1255 Treat Boulevard, Suite 300, Walnut Creek, CA
    25 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 19 years
    Pezhman Pakneshan graduated with honors from UCLA and the University of Pennsylvania Law School. Mr. Pakneshan also received a Certificate of Study in Business and Public Policy from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. He is a me...
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    Roberta Brooks

    Law Office Of Roberta Brooks
    2950 Buskirk Ave. Suite 300, Walnut Creek, CA
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    Review: I recently hired Roberta Brooks to handle a drug case for a local teenager I mentor. The minor was pulled over by the police for speeding. His car was searched and they found marijuana in a back pack. The case was referred to the District Attorney...
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    Samuel Geller

    Geller Law
    1801 Oakland Blvd, Suite 370, Walnut Creek, CA
    54 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 11 years
    Sam is a Bay Area native. He went to college and law school in San Francisco. Sam is more than just a defense attorney and prides himself on helping his clients during difficult times. Sam is never afraid to take the unpopular position in court an...
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    Boris Bindman

    The Law Offices of Boris Bindman
    1801 Oakland Blvd., Suite 370, Walnut Creek, CA
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 7 years
    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...
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    Thomas Martin O'Connor

    O'Connor, Runckel & O'Malley LLP
    1196 Boulevard Way, Suite 20, Walnut Creek, CA
    6 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.9 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 29 years
    Thomas M. OConnor is a founding partner of the firm and currently focuses his practice on Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. As a partner in OConnor, Runckel O'Malley LLP, Mr. OConnor regularly litigates personal injury and wrongful death actio...
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    Jessica Llewellyn Walsh

    Law Office of Jessica Walsh
    2121 N. California Blvd., Suite 290, Walnut Creek, CA
    1 review
    Avvo Rating: 8.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 18 years
    A former prosecutor with over 10 years of extensive trial experience handling criminal cases in both California and New York. I handle all types of criminal cases and always provide detail oriented legal guidance and compassion for all clients.
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    Wilson Purves

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    KPB Immigration Law Firm PC
    1801 Oakland Blvd., Ste 220, Walnut Creek, CA
    35 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.0 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 16 years
    California licensed attorney who enjoys to work with individual clients seeking immigration benefits, as well as with corporations and small businesses intending to hire foreign employees. Co-founder of KPB, a multilingual law firm practicing US i...

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    10% Criminal Defense, 80% Immigration, 10% Asylum

    Cost
    RetainerAlways

    License
    CA, Active since 2007
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    Thomas Francis McKenna

    Law Office of Thomas F. McKenna A Professional Corporation
    201 North Civic Drive, Suite 225, Walnut Creek, CA
    14 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.6 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 38 years
    PROTECTING YOUR RIGHTS AND FUTURE FOR OVER 30 YEARS I have been defending the rights of people arrested and accused of criminal offenses for over 30 years. I have personally handled thousands of criminal cases in my career, and my clients have inc...
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    Matthew James O'Connor

    O'Connor Law APC
    1277 Treat Blvd, Suite 850, Walnut Creek, CA
    15 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 24 years
    Matthew J. O'Connor is a founding partner of the firm and currently focuses his practice on criminal defense. Mr. O’Connor regularly defends adults and juveniles in all types of criminal matters, including but not limited to: Driving Under the Inf...
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    Christopher Ryan Varnell

    Law Office of Christopher Varnell
    1255 Treat Blvd Ste 300, Walnut Creek, CA
    2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 20 years
    At the Law Offices of Christopher Varnell, we handle all types of criminal cases from DUIs to homicides. Our office has a reputation of being intelligent, skilled, and prepared in the courtroom, which has led to success both in trial and in negoti...
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    Michael Edmund Cardoza

    The Cardoza Law Offices
    1407 Oakland Blvd, Ste 200, Walnut Creek, CA
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.1 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 51 years
    Review: If you’re looking for integrity, professionalism, honesty, and expertise Michael Cardoza is your man. I hired him for a family member. Michael and his entire office are amazing. Despite his many years of practice, and accolades he is down to earth...
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    Richard Allen Madsen

    Madsen Law Firm
    Civic Plaza, Suite 240, Walnut Creek, CA
    7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.3 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 33 years
    Criminal Defense and DUI attorney Richard A. Madsen, Jr. (a former Contra Costa County Deputy District Attorney) has represented thousands of first-time offenders who have been arrested or charged with driving under the influence throughout the Ba...
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    Thomas Daly

    Thomas Daly Law, A Professional Corporation
    2950 Buskirk Avenue, Suite 300, Walnut Creek, CA
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.4 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 10 years
    Thomas Daly is the founder of Thomas Daly Law, A Professional Corporation and one of Walnut Creek's most diligent and engaged criminal defense attorneys. A graduate of John F. Kennedy University, he has dedicated his career to the criminal defense...
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    William Daniel O'Malley

    O'Connor, Runckel & O'Malley LLP
    1277 Treat Blvd Ste 810, Walnut Creek, CA
    5 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.5 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 36 years
    Dan O'Malley(Judge Ret.) was born and raised in the East Bay. He comes from a family of eleven, all of whom settled in the Bay Area. His practice focuses on Criminal Defense, including White Collar crime and Cal OSHA defense, Government Relations ...
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    Dirk L. Manoukian

    Law Offices of Dirk L. Manoukian
    1277 Treat Blvd Ste 850, Walnut Creek, CA
    4 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.7 
    Criminal defense Lawyer Licensed for 32 years
    Dirk Manoukian is an attorney with strong ties to both California and Nevada, and a deep commitment to obtaining the best possible results for each and every client he has the privilege to represent. Dirk’s legal acumen is complemented by a compet...

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