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Stockton Criminal Lawyers

Law You Can Understand

Most people have little or no experience dealing with the legal system.  Interacting with the legal system is often confusing and frustrating.  Our goal is to explain the process to you in terms you can understand, rather than merely repeat legal jargon that does not make any sense to you.  We listen to each person to help them navigate the often-confusing legal world.

A Focus on Results

The first step is to meet with our experienced team to discuss the facts of your case and determine the best course of action to assist you in navigating your case. While an outcome can never be guaranteed, our extensive experience can help you to decide which path you feel is best for you and we will advocate zealously on your behalf! Our firm takes a holistic approach to representing our clients because we understand that this isn’t “just another case”; it is your life.

Get Started Today

Don’t wait! Contact us for a consultation. Let us help you figure out your best next steps are. The sooner you have a plan of action, the better your chances of taking the correct steps to get the results you want. Whether you need a representation for a criminal matter, or a divorce lawyer, we will help you get results.

Welcome to our Firm

Griffin Law is located in Stockton, providing representation for Criminal Defense, and Family Law. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.

Helping You Find A Solution

Your legal matters are important to us. Griffin Law can help you achieve the best possible outcome for your situation. We pride ourselves on being able to support clients with a diverse number of problems. We carefully listen to every situation as no two cases are the same. Once we have heard your case information, we can work with you to get the results you need.

An Experienced Advocate On Your Side

Griffin Law gives each new case the attention it deserves. Griffin Law works closely with you so that you can make the right decisions about your legal needs.

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You work hard, and have created a life for yourself and your family. Let us help you protect what you have earned with a plan for the future to ensure your family is protected and what you have earned and your beliefs are passed down to your family.

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Griffin Law is committed to answering your questions about Criminal Defense, DUI, DWI, Juvenile, or dependency inn Stockton, California.

We’ll gladly discuss your case with you at your convenience. Contact us today to schedule an appointment.


Arraignment February 6, 2024 Griffin Legal Defense First court appearance Whether this is your first experience with the criminal justice system or you have had involvement before, your arraignment starts the process of your court proceedings. Depending on the county you live in, an arraignment may take different forms. You will be advised what you are being charged with. You will be… View More →

2023 Lawyer of Distinction September 1, 2023 Griffin Legal Defense Team New York Times release: View More →

Griffin Legal Defense attends prestigious Gala at the Supreme Court July 9, 2023 Griffin Legal Defense Team On July 29th, 2023, Mr. and Mrs. Griffin were honored to attend the American Inn of Court Gala hosted at the Supreme Court of the United States of America, where they represented the Stockton community and their respective groups, along with other honored attendees.  Mrs. Griffin was doubly honored when the team that she participated… View More →

Client Reviews

“Handling my case. I've only spoken with him on the phone. Very clear communication, 
very pleasant manner. I gave him a retainer. I feel comfortable knowing Darrell is
handling my case.”

Jeanne C.

"Helpful. Extremely helpful! He was very knowledgeable, listened to my situation, was honest"

Marco R.

"Good Fathers Need a Fighting Chance. Choosing a good family law attorney is one of the most important decisions you can make especially at this time when fathers aren't given a fair chance in court. I was referred to Griffin Law Firm by Legal Match.com. I was fortunate...

John M.


Griffin Legal Defense is located on the third floor of the historic Cort Tower building in downtown Stockton. Designed by L.B. Dutton and built by the Commercial & Savings Bank in 1915, it was the second skyscraper to be constructed in Stockton. We are conveniently located within walking distance of the Superior Court and all of the downtown amenities.

Stockton Office
343 E Main St #314

Stockton, CA 95202


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Call Us (209) 451-0165