Criminal Defense Lawyer Serving Santa Monica, Malibu, Westwood and Venice
When you have been charged with a crime, you will want representation by a skilled criminal defense firm. Lessem & Newstat has a reputation for professional excellence and has been highly ranked by organizations such as Martindale-Hubbell and AVVO. We have tried over 200 jury cases and have achieved many case dismissals for our clients. Our firm fights hard to protect the rights of the accused and will ensure you have the best defense possible. Attorney Jeremy Lessem is known for his ability to dispute evidence, including DNA, ballistic and chemical testing. He is certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a criminal law specialist. Less than one percent of criminal law attorneys in the state hold this title. He also has a 10/10 rating from AVVO.com and is an adjunct professor at Alliant International University. Attorney Joshua Newstat is also rated 10/10 from AVVO.com and has been formally recognized for his outstanding contributions to the criminal justice system.
Our firm can give you legal advice and provide effective representation in cases involving federal crimes, DUI, underage DUI, driving with a suspended license, appeals, misdemeanor cases and charges of murder, drug possession, distribution, hit and run, assault, battery and domestic violence. We also provide legal advocacy for individuals accused of vehicular manslaughter, probation violations, sex crimes, sexual assault, theft crimes and white collar crimes. If you are seeking dedicated legal representation from a law firm that has a proven success rate defending clients accused of criminal charges, speak with an attorney at our office. We will review your case and discuss the various ways your charges can be challenged. We also offer free consultations out of our local Santa Monica office.