Alameda & Contra Costa Criminal Defense Attorney

Attorney Diego E. Ortiz comes from a long line of attorneys, dating back to the 17th century. He grew up speaking Spanish and was fascinated with law from the age of 13. Even before law school,he worked for lawyers and at community legal information centers, where he became an advocate for the disadvantaged and oppressed.

After Oakland Attorney Diego E. Ortiz graduated from Golden Gate University School of Law in 1990, he started practicing law at a general practice firm. He opened The Law Offices of Diego E. Ortiz to serve both Alameda County and Contra Costa County in 1993, and focuses his energies on criminal defense work.

Felony Cases

If you are facing a felony charge, you realize there can be serious consequences for felonies. As with misdemeanors, you may be incarcerated or face probation or fines. But a felony conviction has other implications that can follow you for life, such as restrictions on obtaining a job or possessing firearms.

Alameda & Contra Costa Criminal Defense Attorney Diego E. Ortiz has successfully represented clients charged with murder, sexual assault, drug trafficking and other felonies. He has the experience and the skills you need, andhe also has the desire to fight for your best result. When the consequences are serious, you need serious help.

Misdemeanor Cases

Oakland Criminal Defense Attorney Diego E. Ortiz also successfully assists clients charged with misdemeanors, such as DUI & DWI, gun possession and other charges. He can assist with driver’s license issues that occur as a result of crimes as well as other kinds of license issues.

You may be eligible for an expungement of your criminal record. Alameda & Contra Costa Criminal Defense Attorney Diego E. Ortiz will go over your record with you and advise you of your options.

Affordable Representation

Criminal Defense Attorney Diego E. Ortiz works for you, giving you the best representation with the lowest prices. He will work with you on a payment plan,so you can continue to provide for your loved ones.

Whatever your circumstances, he will spend time going over the details of your case with you. If you need help with a criminal problem in Alameda or Contra Costa County, call The Law Offices of Diego E. Ortiz today for a free consultation.