Defense Attorneys

Defense Attorneys with a Strong Reputation of Fierce and Passionate Criminal Defense

The criminal defense team at Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP includes attorneys with combined experience of over 50 years of passionate advocacy in the criminal courts–including a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law by the California State Bar, Board of Legal Specialization—investigative services and a full complement of experts. You do not have to stand alone against the government. The law offices of Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP is a fierce and well-respected advocate for the criminally accused with results to show for it. Vigorosamente representamos a clientes acusados de los delitos, los que podrían resultar en deportación incluidos.

Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving Alameda, Contra Costa, Santa Clara, Stanislaus and San Joaquin Counties

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When a criminal accusation threatens the foundation of your life – whether if be your liberty, professional licensing, employment, U.S. citizenship or reputation – Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP is available to defend you. With offices centrally located in Livermore, California, the team of attorneys, staff, investigators and experts at Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP  provides vigorous, creative and passionate representation in the criminal courts throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and Central Valley.

Whether you have been arrested or you believe you are under investigation, our firm will provide you with highest level of tenacious representation. Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP is committed to the rigorous preparation of your case, keeping you and your family informed, always being available to answer questions or address emergencies and fight tirelessly on your behalf. Se habla Español.

Our team of attorneys, with decades of experience before the criminal courts, includes a State Bar Board-certified specialist in criminal law. Let the law offices of Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP fight for your freedom, future and reputation while providing the compassionate, intelligent service you deserve. The firm defends against every allegation of criminal misconduct from misdemeanor DUI arrest charges, vandalism and drug charges to the most serious offenses, including rape, robbery and first-degree capital (death penalty) murder. The firm has established itself in the legal community as an indispensable ally and fierce advocate for the accused.

We understand the severity of the charges you face and will bring our depth of experience, specialized criminal defense expertise and knowledge of the courts to ensure that your rights are protected. Our firm is known for the specialized legal knowledge, compassion, creativity and trial skill that we bring to every case.

Why Rien, Adams & Cox LLP are the Criminal Defense Lawyers To Call

Here are a few reasons to choose attorneys Timothy B. Rien, Melissa E. Adams and Joseph J. Cox to represent you in any criminal matter:

  • Specialized knowledge – Mr. Rien is certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by The State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization.
  • Former prosecutor and judge – Mr. Rien is a former prosecutor and judge pro tem, who has been practicing criminal law for more than 40 years.
  • Educator – Mr. Rien has taught criminal and constitutional law at the college level and to police training academies.
  • Extensive experience – The team of lawyers at Rien, Adams & Cox has defended clients against virtually every allegation of criminal misconduct, from misdemeanor driving under the influence , vandalism and drug charges to rape, robbery and first-degree murder, our attorneys have proven themselves to be indispensable allies and fierce advocates for the accused. they advocate before the Department of Motor Vehicles and other licensing agencies whenever a privilege to drive or practice trade is threatened, and before school boards when a juvenile client is threatened with expulsion or suspension as a result of a criminal allegation.
  • Real trial skill – The lawyers at Rien, Adams & Cox, LLP appear in court every day, and combined have tried hundreds of cases to juries and courts. Their in-depth trial experience and reputation makes them formidable and highly effective advocates who never shy from tackling the most challenging cases.
  • Respected reputation – Accomplishments include Mr. Rien being named among the “Top Six Best Criminal Defense Lawyers” by San Francisco Bay Area newspapers and repeatedly named by Northern California Super Lawyers Magazine a “Super Lawyer”, an award given to the top 5 percent of criminal attorneys. Because we are in court every day, our attorneys have gained the respect of both prosecutors and judges. Attorney Timothy B. Rien has received the prestigious AV rating* by Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating.
  • Courteous, caring service – While the firm does represent individuals accused of extraordinarily serious crimes, it is not the magnitude of the allegation that drives the concern every lawyer has for every client. Rather, it is the client’s view of the seriousness of the crime and its potential impact on the client’s life that drives the compassion, concern and advocacy. Each client is accorded the utmost personal respect and courtesy.

Criminal Defense Lawyers That Are Always Available

Your call is confidential and will be received, day or night, weekday or weekend, by a live person, not an answering machine or voicemail. This is how the personal attention to clients begins.

Contact the firm today, and allow seasoned attorneys and an experienced staff to take some of the worry you are experiencing. Call 925-449-0666 or contact us online. Se Habla Español.

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