Criminal Defense Attorney in Westwood

More Than 50 Years of Experience on Your Side

Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP provides experienced and proven representation to clients facing criminal charges throughout Southern California and Los Angeles. If you or your loved one has recently been arrested and charged with a crime in Westwood or any of the surrounding communities of West LA, you can be confident about placing your trust in our firm's dedicated Los Angeles criminal defense lawyers.

Our legal team is equipped with more than 50 years of combined experience and is prepared to handle the full range of criminal cases, including some of the most commonly prosecuted crimes in the area:

  • Driving Under the Influence (DUI)
  • Possession & Other Drug Crimes
  • Theft Crimes
  • Domestic Violence
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Federal Crimes
  • Assault & Battery
  • Sex Crimes

Whether you are a UCLA student, a tourist, or a native Californian, facing criminal charges in Westwood can be a frightening experience. Throughout the years, our defense team has successfully resolved a variety of misdemeanor and felony cases for our clients by providing our sincere support and tireless dedication to their cases.

Westwood Crimes

With UCLA at the heart of Westwood, some of the most common crimes in the area involve students. These include drunk in public, vandalism, and petty theft, among others. Westwood is also bustling area for non-students, with a great deal of foot and vehicle traffic. Common crimes include DUI, shoplifting, assault and battery, and other offenses.

Discuss Your Case with a Criminal Lawyer in Los Angeles

By requesting a case evaluation from one of our firm's attorneys, you can learn more about the charges and penalties you face, as well as how Lessem, Newstat & Tooson, LLP can protect your rights, freedom, and future. If you would like to discuss your case personally with a member of our legal team, call (800) 462-7160 to request a FREE, no obligation consultation.

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