Attorney Todd Landgren
Mr. Landgren graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1975. He has been exclusively practicing criminal defense since establishing his practice in the Orange County area. He is now considered by many judges, prosecutors, and the Orange County legal community as one of the very best Orange County DUI lawyers. He has over 38 years of DUI defense experience and utilizes this experience in every case he handles. Facing an arrest for driving under the influence of alcohol, prescription medication or illicit drugs can be frightening and the consequences of conviction can include jail time, license suspension and hefty fines. But this is where you can benefit from working with an experienced DUI lawyer like Attorney Todd Landgren.
An Experienced Orange County DUI Lawyer
Mr. Landgren has been a specialist member of the California DUI Lawyers Association since its inception in 1989. He is a fierce advocate, a respected litigator and a superb negotiator in all aspects of criminal defense, especially DUI cases. Since Mr. Landgren is well known as the top Orange County DUI Lawyer, he has been asked to be a featured speaker by the California Association of Criminalists and at the Borkenstein Foundation international seminar on drugs and the drunk driver. He is also consulted by many other attorneys to assist in the defense of their clients’ DUI cases. His experience and professionalism have earned him unqualified respect from both prosecutors and judges within the Orange County courts.
A Tested and Proven Professional
Attorney Landgren has lived and practiced law in the Orange County area, so he has extensive knowledge of the “ins and outs” of the local courts. He is well versed in California DUI laws and procedural defenses in DUI cases. Because of his skills, knowledge and dedication to his clients, he has been privileged to handle over three thousand DUI cases and that number continues to grow. Mr. Landgren would appreciate the opportunity to go over your case and add you to his list of satisfied clients who have been able to avoid severe penalties such as incarceration, fines and license suspension or revocation.
He has extensive knowledge of not only the local criminal justice system, but also the science of DUI, including the physical effects of alcohol, breath and blood testing, field sobriety tests and beyond. This knowledge serves to bolster effectiveness as a defense attorney representing clients who have been arrested for driving under the influence in Orange County. This experience, combined with his incredible track record, has led hundreds of Southern California drivers to hire Attorney Landgren following a DUI in Orange County.
Attorney Michael S. Phillips
Attorney Michael S. Phillips is a seasoned lawyer dedicated to practicing in the field of DUI defense and offering representation above reproach. He produces winning results by using proven, effectual criminal defenses with an innovative and discerning approach to the California Vehicle Code and other California laws relevant to DUI defense. Mr. Phillips is a well-prepared, savvy, and determinedly committed attorney who assures his clients the best possible result in every particular DUI case. He offers the individual charged with DUI a free consultation and an honest evaluation of the charges and the likely result of a case. A passionate, client-focused attorney, Mr. Phillips has little time for side activities like advertising, publishing, or attending legal conferences. Instead, Mr. Phillips is a hands-on, practicing attorney who spends his hours working exclusively for his clients, advocating in the courtroom and diligently preparing client defenses. With fewer than ten years of legal experience in Orange County, Mr. Phillips has built a remarkable record of successful client defense and legal expertise as the managing attorney for several of California’s highest-volume DUI-focused law firms.
Michael S. Phillips is a 2004 graduate of the University of Tennessee with a degree in life sciences specializing in chemistry and biology. In 2008, he graduated from Whittier Law School with an emphasis on Criminal Law. That same year, Mr. Phillips was admitted to the State Bar of California. While still in law school, he began his legal career as a Certified Law Clerk in the Orange County District Attorney’s Office in Westminster. Mr. Phillips prosecuted a variety of cases from low-level misdemeanors to serious felonies. His prosecutorial experience gives Mr. Phillips a huge advantage in defending his DUI clients; he knows – from the inside – how local prosecutors and judges approach cases and conduct trials. In his private practice in more recent years, Mr. Phillips has victoriously defended thousands of clients against DUI charges and other driving-related charges in a number of jurisdictions throughout southern California.
High Rate of Success
Mr. Phillips’ first case as a private practitioner was a complicated felony trial conducted in federal court. The case concerned a multi-million-dollar interstate bank fraud. In the years after that first case, Mr. Phillips grew his practice by taking full advantage of his legal training and prosecutorial experience while representing a variety of defendants. He credits his remarkable success in DUI defense to his extensive experience in thousands of trials, where he learned all the nuances of the California Vehicle Code as an associate with a high-volume firm that represented drivers charged with traffic violations in Orange County. As one of Mr. Landgren’s partners, Mr. Phillips now regularly continues to represent clients in hearings and in jury trials.
Superlative Legal Defense
Since 2013, Mr. Phillips has worked with the Law Offices of Todd A. Landgren, offering superlative legal defense with a caseload arrangement that assures each case is thoroughly evaluated to find every potential defense strategy and to reduce or eliminate the potentially life-shattering consequences that so many DUI defendants must face.
Since his 2007 departure from the Orange County District Attorney’s Office in 2007, Mr. Phillips has exclusively defended drunk driving and drug-impaired driving defendants in Orange County; he has mastered the knowledge and skills necessary for successful DUI defense. Mr. Phillips is committed to continually improving his practice and working diligently to stay a step ahead of the prosecutors and to stay abreast of changes and the latest developments in DUI law and related fields.