We are dedicated to criminal defense. With a decade of criminal experience we have the knowledge, skill and confidence necessary to handle any criminal case whether it's a felony, misdemeanor or federal prosecution.

Tarek Shawky has spent the last ten years practicing criminal defense. He knows how to win trials and how to get the best results through effective negotiating and relationship building. He's experienced in reducing bail and providing creative, alternative sentences that keep clients out of custody. Tarek learned to navigate the complexities of the criminal justice system in order to secure the best possible outcome in an otherwise unfortunate situation. As a Deputy Public Defender in Riverside and Los Angeles County he served thousands of clients before starting his practice. Constitutional guarantees against government infringement and equality before the law are two of the ideals that drive his practice. Armed with experience in advocacy and a passion for defense he has the knowledge, experience and determination necessary to ensure the best outcome for any client, any case, any time. Tarek is licensed in Federal and State Court. Hablamos Espanol.


We only practice criminal defense. That allows us to focus on what we do best, defending you. We have the skill and experience to make the best of an otherwise stressful and unfortunate situation.

We are Invested in Your Success Because Your Success Determines Our Own.

We understand that we can not succeed if you're not satisfied. That's why we go the extra mile to ensure client satisfaction. Call us today for a free initial consultation and let us get to work for you.- Tarek Shawky


Recognizing our success, Pasadena Magazine named Tarek Shawky "Top Attorney" four straight years.


Let us provide you with expert legal protection that has earned us industry recognition and praise from our clients and peers.


We navigate the court room with the precision and skill of a master chess player. Let us put our expertise to work for you.

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