San Diego Criminal Lawyer | Michael S. Berg

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San Diego Criminal Lawyer & DUI Attorney

San Diego Criminal Defense Attorney, Federal Criminal Lawyer, Criminal Law Specialist

At The Law Offices of Michael Berg our criminal attorneys understand the seriousness of criminal charges. If you are facing a misdemeanor, felony or federal charge we will fight for your rights. San Diego Criminal Defense Attorney Michael Berg focuses its practice upon matters relating to Criminal defense and DUI defense allegations in San Diego, California, in state and federal courts. We provide the very finest in attorney representation If you're in need of an attorney who specializes in criminal defense DUI And Federal law or if you're interested in clearing your record, you should not hesitate to consult with the best San Diego criminal defense lawyer Michael Berg as soon as possible.

 

What Is A California Certified Specialist?

California attorneys who are certified as specialists have taken and passed a written examination in their specialty field, demonstrated a high level of experience in the specialty field, fulfilled ongoing education requirements and been favorably evaluated by other attorneys and judges familiar with their work. Read More.
 
 

Areas of Criminal Specialties

  • Drunk Driving, DUI, DWI
  • Internet Crimes
  • White Collar Crimes
  • 3 Strikes Law
  • Domestic or Violent Crimes
  • Child Abuse
  • Drug Crimes
  • Sex Crimes
  • Crime Involving Illegal Possession
  • Federal Crimes


Confronting a criminal law matter can be extremely stressful and unsettling. In most cases, time can be of the essence. The decision as to whether or not to hire an attorney, and which attorney to hire, can be one of the most important decisions you will ever have to make. Don’t let a wrong decision change your life. I have over 30 years of experience handling criminal cases and have the ability to aggressively defend you in any type of criminal proceeding. I have handled over 37 murder cases, some of which have garnered international attention, and I have the experience, skill and ability to successfully represent you.


Reputation is of Utmost Importance

The main reason my criminal defense practice has become so successful is the personal attention I devote to each client. When someone hires me, I am the attorney who will personally handle his or her case. I am the one that will deal with the prosecutors and judges on behalf of each of my clients. I make sure that my clients understand each step of the legal process and I stand beside them the entire time.

I believe it is not only my job to counsel each of my clients so that they understand the legal system, but it is also the way I have been practicing law my entire career. I grew up in South Dakota, the heartland of the Midwest, and was greatly influenced by my parents who taught me that a man’s reputation is built over a lifetime and can be destroyed in a split second. This has not only been the backbone of my life, but also the foundation of my criminal defense practice. My practice is built on honesty, ethics and integrity.

I take great pride in the results I have achieved for my clients. My reputation as a criminal defense attorney is beyond reproach. I have worked diligently to build a stellar practice and strive to be sure each of my clients is completely satisfied with their representation. I would have it no other way.

 

A Lawyer’s Lawyer

I have been known as a “lawyer’s lawyer,” due to the fact that many of my colleagues not only consult with me, but also refer their criminal defense matters to me to handle. I have represented not only other lawyers facing legal troubles, but I have also represented judges and the wives and children of judges in their criminal cases. I am hired based on the professional and competent way in which I handle the cases.

 

National Recognition

By any objective measure, Michael S. Berg has reached the pinnacle of his profession. Recently named a “Super Lawyer” for the sixth consecutive year in San Diego, Michael Berg’s courtroom skills and professional demeanor have garnered him the respect and admiration of clients, peers and judges throughout all of San Diego County. In order to be named a “Super Lawyer,” an attorney must go through a rigorous selection process. Lawyers nominate other lawyers, and then these individuals are evaluated by a separate panel consisting of the top attorneys within each practice area. The panel considers such factors as an attorney’s honors and awards, his or her experience, lectures and writings, education and employment background and any other outstanding achievements. In the end, only 5% of San Diego lawyers are selected for inclusion in the “Super Lawyers” list. Michael Berg is very proud to be among them. Read Attorney Michael S. Berg’s “Super Lawyers” profile page.

Michael Berg has successfully tried important and high profile criminal cases that have earned him praise not only from his clients, but the prosecutors as well. If you or a loved one is in need of legal representation, do not hesitate. Call Michael S. Berg immediately for a free legal and confidential consultation.

Michael Berg handles criminal felonies and misdemeanors in San Diego County and courthouses in El Cajon, Chula Vista, Vista and downtown San Diego. Also, Federal cases in the Southern District of California and all types of juvenile proceedings.

Testimonials

Wow. When I first met you I was 20 years old and scared to death. A drug addict behind bars and pregnant isn't where I thought I'd ever end up. That was 8 years ago. You're an amazing person and an awesome attorney and I'm lucky to have had you defending me. What you were able to do for me was give me another chance at life. You helped me to work with the system. Looking back, I couldn't have done any of it without you. I always recommend you to all my friends. You are, by far, one of the best attorneys out there, and a great person too!

- Christina D.

We are so grateful for your help. Your talents as an attorney and your sensitivity to people mean the world when trouble strikes.

- D.B.

It's taken a lot longer to write this letter than I had planned, it's just been hard to express my feelings in a few short words. You have taken a most difficult situation with my daughter and made the most of it.

You have never made any false promises or painted any picture of anything but the reality of the situation. The relationships you have forged with people in the system; along with your professional manner, has been invaluable in creating what appears to be a win-win conclusion for all parties.

- Dan D.

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