Criminal accusations can literally affect the rest of your life. Your family, livelihood, and freedom are all at stake. Having a Certified Criminal Law Specialist on your side can make a difference. Many lawyers handle criminal cases, but only a select number have been designated as criminal law specialists by the California State Bar. Brian J. White has been certified as a Criminal Law Specialist since 2002.
Super Lawyers is a peer-reviewed rating system that is limited to the top 5% of lawyers in the state. Only those lawyers who have been recognized by their peers and who have obtained professional achievements are eligible to receive the Super Lawyers designation. Brian J. White has been recognized as a Super Lawyer for every year since 2008.
Martindale-Hubble Peer Review Ratings are the gold standard. For decades, legal professionals and clients alike have relied on these ratings to determine a lawyer’s ethical standards and legal abilities. Lawyers included in the prestigious Martindale-Hubble directory are rated anonymously by their peers. The highest rating a lawyer can receive is an “AV” rating. Brian J. White is an AV rated attorney.
After graduating from Pepperdine Law School in 1991, Brian J. White returned to his hometown of San Diego to open his own firm. He soon found his calling in Criminal Defense and has devoted his career to defending people facing criminal charges. Brian honed his trial skills by attending numerous seminars, workshops, and trial skills academies. He has taken many cases to trial, ranging from misdemeanors—such as driving under the influence—to serious felonies—including sex crimes, drug crimes, and murder cases. He personally handles each of his cases and takes pride in obtaining the best possible results for his clients. Brian practices in both State and Federal court and has been admitted to the Federal District Court for the Southern and Central Districts of California, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal, and the United States Supreme Court. Brian has been certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization. The prestigious peer-review firm, Martindale Hubbell, has awarded Brian its highest rating: AV. Brian has also been recognized by Super Lawyers as being among the top 5% of lawyers in San Diego.