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  • Best of '16

    Law Offices of Ashby C. Sorensen

    (17 reviews)

    We are proud to offer our superior criminal defense representation to all of San Diego for DUI and murder charges, from Downtown to North County as well as surrounding areas, including San Marcos, El Cajon and Oceanside. We handle the following cases: * Domestic Violence Have you been arrested for domestic violence in San Diego? Ashby Sorensen, domestic violence attorney will work quickly to protect your rights. Act fast by calling today to work with an experienced lawyer. * Expungement If you were convicted of a crime in the past whether felony charges or a misdemeanor, and have taken steps to improve your life and move on, the court may grant an expungement or certificate of rehabilitation, clearing the conviction from your record. If you're eligible for an expungement, you can clean your background record check with the best expungement services. Any criminal record you received in San Diego, California or any other state may qualify. Call today to help clean your record. * DUI If you have or a loved one has been charged with DUI for alcohol or drugs, it's imperative you take action immediately if you want to keep your license. We'll work with you to keep your driving privileges and avoid a court ordered ignition interlock (breathalyzer) installation. * Gang Activity, Enhancements * Domestic Violence * DUI/DWI * Drugs ( Possession/Intent To Sell ) * Violent Crimes * Theft * Proposition 47 and more More criminal defense services by Ashby Sorensen are available on our website. For dedicated San Diego DUI information, you might benefit from viewing our website.

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  • Best of '16

    Law Offices of Andrew Flores

    (16 reviews)

    Our firm is dedicated to providing the best criminal defense possible at the most reasonable rates. We take pride in helping our clients and obtaining the best possible results in their case. We focus on personal attention and counsel our clients with the utmost respect and professionalism. We understand having any criminal charge can be a stressful, anxious, and scary time in our clients lives and we handle the matter with that understanding in mind. The most rewarding aspect for us is the satisfaction that comes from winning for our clients. Whether it means walking out of a long trial with a not guilty verdict or negotiating the best possible deal for our clients, we strive for the best result.

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  • Best of '16

    Law Office of Joan Stephens

    (14 reviews)

    I am a former Deputy District Attorney who has handled well over a thousand misdemeanor and felony cases. Helping good people, without judgment or criticism, through what is often the most scary and difficult time in their life.

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  • Best of '16

    Nasseri Legal

    (7 reviews)

    We are experienced criminal defense attorneys who are not afraid to put up a fight. We offer free, one-on-one consultations with our clients, which are always confidential. The justice system can be extremely complicated, and not understanding it can often have negative consequences on a case. That's why it is important to have someone on your side who does not only understand the system, but also knows how to explain the system to you as you go through it. We never leave our clients in the dark about anything. We keep them informed about everything. We understand that no one ever plans for criminal problems and having to pay for a lawyer. That is why we offer flexible payment plans for our clients to help them through this difficult process. Contact Nasseri Legal today to see what we can do for you.

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  • Best of '16

    REJALI LAW FIRM, A Professional Law Corporation

    (7 reviews)

    Passion, Trust, and Results. At the Rejali Law Firm you will receive the individual attention you deserve for your case. Passion is what runs this firm. Additionally, you want to hire an attorney who you feel you can trust and can get you results. Honestly and integrity in the line of work that we perform is key in the industry. And, I will assure you that you will receive all of what I stand for with the Rejali Law Firm. Vindicating my clients rights. In todays society where our rights are being curtailed day by day, I am very passionate about making sure that the rights that each individual is afforded by our constitution is fully vindicated. And I will make sure that no stone is left unturned to vindicate those rights.

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  • Best of '16

    Alan E. Spears, Esq.

    (7 reviews)

    I consistently achieve extraordinary results for my clients. Winning!

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  • Best of '16

    Ozols Law Firm

    (5 reviews)

    I have more knowledge than others in the field about all aspects for criminal cases, for example in DUIs I pride myself in knowing more than the District Attorneys Expert I like it when I get the client the best possible result.

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  • Law Offices of Michael S. Berg

    (13 reviews)

    Michael Berg is a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law and was certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. There are over 222,000 lawyers licensed to practice law in California and only 357 of them are certified as Criminal Law Specialists. Michael S. Berg is one of them. Michael has nearly 35 years of criminal law experience. Michael has an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating possible for Ethical Standards and Legal Ability. He has also been honored by Super Lawyers Magazine and Best Lawyers in America. You will not find a more experienced, ethical or hard working attorney to defend you. Michael has his own practice in San Diego and is well prepared to handle even the most complex criminal law matters. He has been the attorney of record on nearly 40 homicide cases since 1990. A former judge pro tem for the San Diego Superior Court traffic division, Michael is also a member in good standing with the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association and the California Public Defender's Association. Dedicated to the community, he serves on the advisory committee for Pro Kids Junior Golf. Michael is also the president of the Rancho Coastal Humane Society Board of Directors and the President for the Torrey Pines Men's Golf Club. Michael Berg handles all felony and misdemeanor cases in San Diego county and federal cases throughout the United States.

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  • Spital And Associates

    (10 reviews)

    1. We focus on results and we deliver uncompromising solutions. 2. We are masters of persuasion. 3. We are wildly successful because we work as long and as hard as it takes to obtain winning results. 4. We are driven to perfection. 5. We are people-centered, we care about our clients and seek to fulfill their goals and expectations. 6. We want to know our client's present concerns and seek to inform them of the consequences and alternatives in the future. 7. We ask "why not" and not just "why." 8. We are tough, smart and know the law. 9. We have superior ethics. 10. We do not take things for granted. 11. Defeat is not an option. 1. We listen and we hear our clients. 2. We feel the pain and fear of our clients. 3. We are passionate about pursuing more than the status quo. 4. We are driven as much by emotion as reason, logic and intelligence. 5. We want to level the playing field. 6. We believe our clients should not be defined by an isolated misdeed or even a series of bad decisions that result in a criminal investigation and/or a criminal arrest or criminal charge. 7. We not only want to win our client's criminal case, but we want the government to be held accountable. 8. We are dedicated to winning and develop powerful strategies.

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  • Law Offices Of William R. O'Connell, APC

    (5 reviews)

    I handle all cases personally and my fees generally run lower than other attorneys with similar experience (thirty six years). I truly enjoy meeting people and assisting them with their legal problems.

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Thumbtack Spotlight

Ozols Law Firm

(5 reviews)

Alex Ozols is a criminal defense and DUI attorney, and he is passionate about his job. He handles DUI and criminal defense matters, theft crimes, and domestic violence. Alex is one of the 100 attorneys in America named to the Top 10 Trial Lawyers List and was also recently named the Top 40 under the 40 Trial Lawyers.

My clients range from individuals who have been wronged by the system from a very young age and who struggle to get by - to individuals who are doctors, accountants, real estate agents, all types of business professionals who are in this spot for the first time and need help to get out of it.

Alex believes that hard work and passion comes hand in hand to achieve success. He makes sure that his clients know that if any stressful situation comes up, it is not theirs to worry, but his. This is one way to guarantee a happy and fulfilled customer.

If you are looking for a competent attorney to handle your case, Alex Ozol is one of the best choices you can make.

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    Law Offices of Anna R. Yum

    (4 reviews)

    Anna R. Yum is one of the top criminal defense attorneys who provide aggressive representation at affordable rates. She is a former prosecutor with dozens of criminal trials under her belt.

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    Law Office of Brian R. Mason, APC

    (2 reviews)

    Employ some of the top rated criminal defense attorneys from this firm and receive legal services. They also handle assault, battery, murder, rape, drug, and identity theft cases, among others.

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    Law Office of Stacie L. Patterson

    Stacie Patterson is one of the best criminal defense lawyers who have over 18 years of experience. This knowledgeable professional offers consulting and representation services among others.

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    The Kavinoky Law Firm

    The Kavinoky Law Firm sends their top criminal defense lawyers to defend people accused of crimes in both state and federal courts. Try them if you need quality representation from renowned attorneys.

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    The Law Office of Gilliland & Burgess

    The Emerald Law Group is a law office that provides legal representation to meet all your legal needs. Their professional attorneys have handled many high-profile criminal defense cases.

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    Keith H. Rutman, Attorney at Law

    This dependable law group has some of the best criminal defense attorneys who accept payment plans. Their criminal lawyers also handle police misconduct defense.

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    San Diego Criminal Defense

    This law group has some of the best defense attorneys for people accused with criminal, domestic violence, DUI, and drug charges. Hire them if you want to be confidentially represented in court.

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  • Criminal Defense & DUI Defense Lawyer

    Law Offices of Mary Frances Prevost

    In search of state and federal criminal defense attorneys? Mary Frances Prevost handles all federal and state felonies and misdemeanors which include sex, murder and DUI with injury or death crimes, and more.

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    This criminal defense law firm is available to serve clients during days, evenings, and even weekends. Their criminal defense lawyers deliver results at reasonable rates.

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  • Top San Diego DUI Attorneys

    Spital and Associates

    If you don't want to be defined by an isolated misdeed, get legal advice and representation from Spital and Associates. These highly-rated DUI and DWI defense attorneys represent adults and juveniles.

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  • DUI & Criminal Defense Attorney

    Attorney Daniel Cohen

    This experienced criminal defense trial attorney handles cases on DUI/DWI, sex crimes, narcotic drugs, state and federal charges, statutory rape, murders, and more.

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    Brown & Associates

    Looking for professional criminal defense lawyers? Brown & Associates is a member of the BBB that provides aggressive legal representations. They specialize in family law, criminal defense and more.

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    Panagopoulos Law P.C.

    Panagopoulos Law P.C. is a team of professional defense attorneys who specialize not only in criminal law but also in business and commercial issues, personal injury cases, and more.

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    Gerald E. Smith Attorney

    This criminal defense firm has over 36 years of combined experience in assisting clients facing any kind of crime cases. Their criminal defense lawyers are available 24/7 for free consultations.

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  • Criminal & DUI Defense Firm

    The Law Office of Matthew S. Koken

    This team of local state and federal criminal defense attorneys handle all misdemeanors and felonies. They also provide a free confidential case evaluation through phone.

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    East Village Law Group

    Looking to hire criminal defense lawyers who can advise you with your felony case? This criminal defense law firm handles all kinds of criminal cases and offers a free consultation.

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  • Criminal & DUI Attorney

    Tom Matthews Law

    Tom Matthews has been practicing and offering legal assistance on criminal and DUI law since 1992. He is among the top defense attorneys well-known for aggressively defending clients’ rights.

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  1. #1 Nasseri Legal

    (7 reviews)

    Tamika H.

    I am very happy that i made a profile for Thumbtack. I have finally found the best lawyer to represent my husband through this very tough time. Mr.Samon is very knowledgeable about the laws and made me feel very comfortable immediately after speaking. I know he is a gift from God and the Lord has finally answered my prayers. Hes the best fit for our situation right now.I just wanna Thank You again Mr.Samon for all your support and intreset in taking the case.

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  2. #2 Ozols Law Firm

    (5 reviews)

    Michael S.

    I had a lot of evidence to prove my innocence, but I was being investigated for a very serious crime. The detective was really rude towards me, and I offered three times to voluntarily come in for interviews with out an attorney present to tell my side of the story and to show all of the phone records I had to prove my innocence. The detective was not swayed, and continued to conduct his "investigation" showing no interest in my side of the story, or giving me any indication of how long it would take or when he might want to actually speak to me. Because of the serious nature of the investigation I reluctantly decided to hire an attorney. I say reluctantly because I feel that if I am innocent and have the evidence to prove it, I should not need an attorney to defend myself. My initial phone consultation with Mr. Ozols, I gave him an annotated account of the story and he immediately put me at ease and said I had nothing to worry about, he did not promise any particular outcome, that is illegal for an attorney to do, but he did recognize the facts were on my side and that it was pretty obvious. After an in office consultation with Mr. Ozols, I told him the full story and everything that might come up during the course of the investigation that would not look good for me. He took all that into account, reviewed my evidence and began to pressure the detective, calling relentlessly. Initially, the detective stonewalled Mr. Ozols as well but her persisted and prevailed, the investigation was dropped, no charges filed. I believe had I not hired an attorney, they would have filed very serious charges against me despite a lack of evidence and would have tried to get me to plea to lesser charges. I am appreciative for Mr. Ozols, he made himself available to me as well as the detective outside of normal business hours and helped to ease my stress as much as possible through out the process. His contract negotiations were straight forward, simple and very fair. I strongly recommend Alex for any criminal defense needs. He listens to and cares about his clients and handles the case as if he were defending a close friend. Alex, again, thank you.

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