Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney

The Law Offices of Justin E. Sterling is a top-rated law firm committed to the exclusive practice of criminal trial defense. Our practice represents individuals and businesses facing the full range of felony and misdemeanor charges in both state and federal court. Preeminent in our field, our firm combines in-depth criminal trial experience with local expertise. We are not just counselors at law. We are expert negotiators and dedicated trial attorneys.

PRACTICE AREAS

Mr. Sterling’s success is based on his extensive knowledge and experience in handling every type of criminal case. Mr. Sterling has litigated everything from DUI to complex murder cases. Our firm provides A-Z representation.

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DUI DEFENSE

The Law Offices of Justin E. Sterling specializes in misdemeanor and felony DUI. Mr. Sterling has years of experience in defending against driving under the influence cases. We are specialists in this highly concentrated area of the law.

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VIOLENT CRIMES

Our firm has successfully represented clients accused of committing the most violent of crimes. We have defended clients charged with low level misdemeanor offenses, yet our experience extends to complex felony litigation.

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CHARGED WITH A CRIME? LET US HELP

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime, contact us today to get immediate help. Early intervention is often the key to a successful case outcome.

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A STEP ABOVE THE REST

Our practice truly stands alone by combining in-depth criminal trial experience with local expertise. See what sets us apart from other criminal defense firms.

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CONNECT NOW

Connecting with our office today is the first step to obtaining aggressive hard-hitting criminal representation. We will provide you with a free and realistic assessment of your situation.
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Our success is based on our considerable trial experience, superior advocacy skills, thorough preparation and research, and a solemn commitment to providing our clients with the highest quality of legal representation.

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LOS ANGELES CRIMINAL DEFENSE

A DIFFERENT KIND OF PRACTICE

Our firm is and has always been champions for the underdog. The size, clout, and strength of the Government’s resources is never a deterrent to our pursuit for justice.

Whether it’s a traffic ticket or a murder charge, once we take a case our commitment is unwavering and we will take every step necessary to obtain the very best result for our client.

We believe that our genuine love for what we do makes us the best at what we do. We are a results driven firm with a reputation for winning at trial. Prosecutors know that when our firm is representing a client, then that case has to be taken seriously.

Our record speaks for itself and our success is reflected through our consistent and repeated referrals from clients, judges, and other attorneys.

Hiring a Los Angeles criminal defense lawyer can be a difficult decision and one that will have considerable impact on your case. Contact us today and learn why we are truly a step above the rest.

Advising a roster of diverse and selective clients, we represent our client’s interests with an unprecedented level of dedication, commitment, and honesty. Our practice is client-focused, taking fewer cases, to ensure that your matter is our sole focus. This allows us to strictly concentrate on your case, meaning that our time, attention, and resources are poured directly into getting you the very best result. It’s different here. Take advantage of our free consultation to learn how we can help.

EXCLUSIVELY CRIMINAL DEFENSE

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ATTORNEY OF THE YEAR

Named after Charlie Gessler, the nationally renowned death penalty defense attorney, this award recognized Mr. Sterling’s tenacity as a trial lawyer, highlighting the remarkable results he obtained for his clients both through plea negotiations and jury verdicts.

NATIONAL TRIAL LAWYERS TOP 100

The National Trial Lawyers Association is an organization comprised of the nation’s premier trial lawyers who exemplify superior qualifications in criminal trial practice. Inclusion into this list is by invitation only and limited only to the top trial lawyers in both civil and criminal practice. Mr. Sterling received this honor in 2014.

TOP 40 UNDER 40

Top 40 Under 40 is a list which includes the nation’s top young trial attorneys. Membership into the National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40 is by invitation only and is extended exclusively to those lawyers who meet stringent qualifications and specialize in the legal practice of criminal defense.

“Justin’s dedication, compassion, and skill was the difference in our son’s case. Justin fought every step of the way and got an incredible result in a very serious case. Thanks to Justin and his office, our son is free today.”

Jennifer B.

Jennifer’s son was charged with felony assault causing great bodily injury and was facing substantial prison time. We obtained verdicts of acquittal on all charges.