Criminal Defense Attorney in Orange County

The Law Offices of Michael L. Guisti

Founded in 1999 by Attorney Michael L. Guisti, The Law Offices of Michael L. Guisti is one of the most distinguished and prominent criminal defense firms in the Orange County area. Our founding attorney has handled a vast array of criminal and DUI defense matters, ranging from misdemeanor to felony cases and from state to federal cases. For more than 15 years, hard-hitting defense has always been the hallmark of our work. We are devoted to our clients and passionate about protecting their rights and defending their reputations.

Our Orange County based law firm has handled many high-profile criminal cases that garnered major media attention. Attorney Michael L. Guisti and his team of highly qualified defense lawyers know the best strategies and solutions for fighting criminal charges and we are confident that we can help you get the best possible outcome in court.

If you face criminal charges, your future is at stake. The very first step you should take is to consult our knowledgeable, caring, experienced, and committed Orange county criminal attorneys who can help protect your interests.

What sets our Southern California firm apart?

We are confident and effective. We empathize with the stress you are experiencing. Our attorneys want to help you feel protected, invested, and informed throughout the defense process. With quick-thinking defense skills and proven courtroom success, The Law Offices of Michael L. Guisti is the team you want on your side when the stakes are high.

Founding Attorney Michael L. Guisti has established himself in the legal field with some impressive accolades, including:

  • Member of the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100
  • Graduated magna cum laude from Western State University College of Law
  • Received the Marjorie Day Award from The Robert A. Banyard Inn of Court

Fight a DUI, Drug, Theft, Sex, or White Collar Crime Charge

At the Law Offices of Michael L. Guisti, we know how disruptive it is when you or a loved one has been charged with a crime. That’s why we’ve made our clients’ peace of mind one of our top priorities that we’ve practiced criminal law in Southern California court rooms. We understand how trying this time is and will do everything in their power to help you navigate the process of defending a case in court.

Everything about our firm is geared towards meeting the needs of our clients. Our offices service Irvine, Garden Grove, Fullerton, Newport Beach, Tustin, Santa Ana, and the surrounding communities and are conveniently located near state and federal court districts.

Crimes are sometimes charged because of cultural differences. We recognize this very serious and very tragic flaw within the justice system and we offer our clients help in Chinese, Korean, and other languages. We specifically focus our practice on criminal defense matters and will give your case the kind of personal attention that it needs, all while maintaining the highest standards of personal and professional ethics. Our award-winning attorneys are passionate about giving you an aggressive defense.

Have you been charged with a crime in one of the following cities?

Everything about our firm is geared toward meeting the needs of our clients. Select a city near you for more information:

Have you been arrested or accused of a crime?

Let’s face it: getting arrested is scary. It is something that you never want to happen to you. Most people are law-abiding, so they don’t really know what to do when they find out that they are facing a criminal charge. The fear and uncertainty of the whole process can be incredibly overwhelming. Suddenly your schedule is taken over by hearings and court orders. We know that you may have questions or concerns keeping you awake at night and we are ready to help you completely understand what you are currently dealing with.

We are confident and experienced to handle all criminal defense cases, including:

If you are currently up against criminal charges, then you need to take them seriously because the prosecution will. The only right decision is to hire legal representation immediately. You should not give up on yourself or your hopes because we refuse to give up on you. We encourage our clients to take action. Don't assume that you are without options or that a lawyer couldn't make a difference. We are proud to stand beside our clients and help them defend their rights and futures.

We take over so you can take your mind off of your legal problems and focus on your quality of life. We understand how difficult this experience is, and we’ll do whatever it takes to set your mind at ease and help you through this difficult process.

Don't risk conviction. We're here to champion your story!

When you go to court you don’t just want a lawyer, you want a lawyer who knows how to fight the charges you’re facing. At the Law Offices of Michael L. Guisti, our lawyers have successfully defended cases in every area of criminal law. We are ready to do the same for your case.

A criminal conviction can be devastating to your life. Having an attorney on your side makes the whole process easier. We can help you tackle the legal issues so that you can get your life back.

Every case is different and our attorneys will want to know your side the story so that we can advise you of the best course of action. We want you to feel empowered to make informed decisions about your future, and we can give you the benefit of our knowledge and experience in your time of need.

We love nothing more than seeing our clients have a pleasant outcome to their case

Over the years Michael L. Guisti has earned a positive reputation throughout Orange County.

Read some of our success stories!

Call for a no-cost, no-obligation case review!

Hiring a lawyer from our firm for your case is the right choice for your present and for your future. We are committed to your interests and prepared to fight for your rights. If you have been accused of a crime, discuss your case in person or over the phone with a member of our team - free of charge and with no obligation required.

We serve cities throughout Orange County, including: Irvine, Santa Ana, Newport Beach, Fullerton, Westminster, Huntington Beach, Anaheim, Costa Mesa , and Garden Grove.

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