Criminal Defense Attorney

Proudly Serving Lompoc, Montecito, Isla Vista, Santa Maria, UCSB, Goleta and Carpinteria

If you or your family member have run into trouble with the law and have been arrested and charged or has come under investigation for a serious felony, it is imperative that you enlist the highest quality legal representation from a criminal defense lawyer. The choice of attorneys is a critical issue; not all law firms are focused on criminal defense or even have the trial skills and resources that you will find at Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP.

The firm has the highest possible peer review rating as preeminent in criminal law. With a 10/10 AVVO rating for client satisfaction and an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau, our firm is a highly respected defense law firm with many notable victories for clients. We have achieved hundreds of case dismissals, and have served at over 200 jury trials. Our 50 years of combined legal experience allows us a great depth of insight into the criminal justice system and how to best manage a defense case, no matter how serious.

Criminal Defense Attorney: Contact Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP

Our legal team has extensive experience in criminal defense in a wide range of charges, including felony charges, misdemeanor offenses and juvenile crimes. We are proud of our reputation. Not only have we achieved an AV Preeminent rating with Martindale - Hubbell®, but Jeremy Lessem is certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a criminal law specialist. Less than one percent of attorneys in his field can claim this level of expertise. Whether you are facing the potential repercussions of a DUI, theft crime, sex crime, violent crime, juvenile crime or white collar crime, or need help with a warrant or probation violation, you can have confidence that your attorney will address your case with professional skill.

We are exceptionally committed to getting results, and are personally involved in each and every case we take on. You will be kept informed about every advance in your case, and we treat all of our clients with the utmost respect and interest. Your future, your cause and your freedom are our only focus, and we do everything possible to gain an advantage, whether in negotiating with the prosecutor, fighting for a fair bail or release, as well as presenting a compelling case for the defense at trial.