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Southern California Criminal Defense Attorney

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At The Karpel Law Group, our lead Southern California criminal defense lawyer has been defending clients and keeping them out of jail since 1995. We also have vast experience with fighting criminal investigations and determining the best possible solutions for our clients' criminal defense cases. Our proven record of results in more than 60 California courts demonstrates our proven ability to go toe-to-toe with prosecutors and investigators on behalf of our clients. We take a proactive approach by using investigators to build a solid defense that can leverage your side of the story. This strategy has played a significant role in the unparalleled results our firm has reached.

If you have been arrested or charged with a criminal offense in Southern California or a surrounding area, we strongly believe in your cause. We understand what is at stake in these types of cases and are devoted to fighting on your behalf. Our Southern California criminal defense attorney has been committed to defending the rights of the criminally accused and has been securing solid results since 1995. No matter what type of criminal charge you face, this is the type of legal representation you should expect from your defense attorney.

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Advantages of Working with Karpel Law Group

How Our Experience Can Benefit You

  • Speak with a Dedicated Criminal Defense Attorney
  • You Can Directly Reach an Attorney, Any Time
  • Reasonable and Affordable Flat Fees
  • Ability to Handle All State & Federal Cases
  • Experience in the Criminal Justice System Since 1995
  • Qualified, Competent Defense Representation

Personally Serving Every Client

“We realized my son was in trouble and never imagined the fantastic results that you obtained for him. You have given him a new chance at life. He is forever in debt to you. Thank you.”

Meet Attorney Jeremy Karpel

Named Among the Nation’s Top 5% of Trial Attorneys

It is essential to work with a lawyer who has experience that you can trust in to help you navigate your legal circumstances. Our lead attorney, Jeremy E. Karpel, has been recognized for his professional abilities, legal knowledge, and commitment to ethical practices. Attorney Karpel has been selected for inclusion in the listing of California’s Super Lawyers® for the years of 2014, 2015, and 2016! This listing is limited to the top 5% of trial lawyers in their respective fields of practice.

Additionally, Attorney Karpel has had experience in the following:

  • The U.S. Attorney’s Office (Department of Justice, Washington, D.C.)
  • Former Experience in the Santa Barbara District Attorney’s Office
  • Worked in the County Jail, Own Recognizance Unit

“I Get You Out, Keep You Out, and Make it Go Away” – Attorney Karpel

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