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Oakland Criminal Defense Attorney


With the goal of providing responsive and thorough criminal defense advocacy to clients in the Bay Area, VIRTUOSO CRIMINAL & DUI LAWYERS was founded. Our competent criminal defense team in Oakland, CA assists with charges such as driving under the influence (DUI), domestic violence, violent crimes, drug offenses, theft crimes, and other offenses.

VIRTUOSO CRIMINAL & DUI LAWYERS in Oakland, CA, understands how stressful and overwhelming it can be to be charged with a crime. The right to a vigorous defense should be guaranteed to everyone. We are committed to protecting your rights and interests throughout the criminal justice process through our Oakland criminal attorneys' deep understanding of California criminal law.

At our firm, we are attuned to the urgency of your goals and needs. We take on each case with a unique approach, as we understand that people require specialized attention and comprehensive services. As a result, our solutions are customized to bring you closer to your goals with peace of mind.

Do not face your criminal charges alone. With offices in Oakland, Hayward, Redwood City, Manteca, San Francisco, Walnut Creek, and San Jose, our criminal attorneys are familiarized with the San Francisco Bay area courts. Our services include free initial consultations, 24/7 availability, flexible payment plans, and same-day appointments. Our legal services are also available in Spanish.

Contact VIRTUOSO CRIMINAL & DUI LAWYERS via our online request form or at (510) 988-5566 for a free case review with our Oakland criminal attorneys. Hablamos español.


  • California Bar
  • South Asian Bar Association of Northern California


As a client, you will be treated with respect and we'll do our best to help you achieve your goals. As a result, our Oakland criminal defense attorneys will take all legal measures to protect and serve your interests. Our firm was founded on solid values designed to create a professional experience that will be positive, supportive, and productive. 


As a part of our commitment to excellence, we are proud to be members of The California State Bar which is the governing body that regulates the practice of law in the state of California. VIRTUOSO CRIMINAL & DUI LAWYERS are committed to upholding the highest standards of legal practice in the state of CA.

  • Tens of thousands of cases handled
  • Well Known for taking Cases to Trial
  • Free Consultations
  • Flexible Payment Plans
  • Spanish Speaking Services Available


From investigation to arrest to pre-trial proceedings, filing formal charges, jury trials, appeals, and post-conviction relief through the entire legal process, our Oakland criminal and DUI lawyers assist clients in all aspects of the criminal justice system. We can provide representation for misdemeanors and felonies.

At the earliest sign that you may be under investigation for a criminal offense, we urge you to contact us. We may be able to intervene to keep formal charges from ever occurring or to have impending charges reduced to a lower level. Our Oakland criminal defense lawyers are knowledgeable in California law and are experienced in the courtroom. From start to finish, our goal is to preserve your freedom and future.

Criminal cases we handle:

We have resolved thousands of cases including taking cases to trial where our criminal defense attorneys excel. Whether you are facing a misdemeanor or serious felony, our Oakland criminal defense lawyers have the legal skills and client dedication needed to aggressively fight for you!

our testimonails

  • Daniel is good as it gets. Will definitely refer him to anyone needing the best lawyer money can buy.

    “He's extremely prompt to reply to your calls or text. He's so honest that he gave me a partial refund on this case due to some circumstances we were in.”

  • He's great to work with and really does have your best interest at heart.

    “It was a pleasure working with Daniel! During the consultation, he was upfront and provided a lot of useful advice/guidance which gave me a lot of comfort.”

  • I am so grateful for meeting Daniel and the help he provided me. He is a civil servant for the people.

    “There were times when I lost confidence and Daniel was always there to keep me feeling positive and reinforced and protected.”

  • These guys are efficient and really care about their clients. I would definitely use them again in the future!

    “Joe and his team (Simone) were able to get me a trial, go to court for me and get my ticket dismissed! 5 stars!!”

  • 10/10 would recommend to anyone needing help!

    “Daniel is an absolute blessing! Not only did he help me be successful in my case, he and his staff are compassionate and empathetic. 10/10 would recommend to anyone needing help!”

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  • DUI by a Veteran With 0.16 BAC
  • DMV Refusal Hearing

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