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    For nearly two decades, San Diego criminal defense attorney Dod Ghassemkhani has been deeply involved in the criminal justice system. Dod Ghassemkhani is an award-winning criminal defense attorney who has handled a wide range of criminal cases.  Practice areas include: high-profile cases featured in the media to various criminal charges such as violent crimes, DUIs, assaults, domestic violence, hit-and-runs, drug crimes, fraud, misdemeanors, and petty theft cases.

    Dod Ghassemkhani recently named by the San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association as San Diego County’s 2023 Trial Lawyer Of The Year.

    With a comprehensive understanding of criminal law, Dod knows the judges and prosecutors’ tactics.  Mr. Ghassemkhani possesses the expertise needed to craft a robust criminal defense customized to your specific circumstances.  Learn more about Dod Law’s practice areas and experience in criminal defense below.

    At Dod Law we are very skilled in handling a variety of criminal defense cases.  On our practice areas page click on one of the criminal defense topics listed in alphabetical order below to read more.  Dod Law offers a free initial consultation.  Contact Dod Law today if you are charged with any of these crimes.

    • Aiding and Abetting
    • Alcohol be Beverages in Public
    • Aggravated Mayhem
    • Aggravated Trespass
    • Aggravated Sexual Assault of a Child
    • Arraignment
    • Assault and Battery
    • Assault on a Public Official
    • Assault With a Deadly Weapon
    • Assault with Caustic Chemicals
    • Attempted Murder
    • Automobile Insurance Fraud
    • Batons
    • Brandishing Deadly Weapon or Firearm
    • Brass Knuckles
    • Bringing Alcohol into Penal Institution
    • Bringing Contraband into a Jail or Prison
    • Blood Alcohol Test
    • Boating Under the Influence
    • Burglary
    • California PC 278 Child Abduction
    • Carjacking
    • Carrying a Concealed Dirk or Dagger
    • Check Fraud
    • Civil Harassment
    • Cyber Stalking
    • Cocaine Possession | Distribution
    • Cockfighting
    • Concealed Weapons
    • Contempt of Court
    • Contracting without a License
    • Domestic Violence
    • Domestic Violence Restraining Order
    • Corporal Injury
    • Criminal Defense
    • Child Pornography Laws
    • Child Abduction
    • Cycling Under the Influence
    • Destroying or Concealing Evidence
    • DMV Hearing
    • Domestic Battery
    • DUI Accidents 
    • DUI Overview
    • DUI Trial
    • DUI Rights
    • DUI with Drugs
    • Elder Abuse
    • Eavesdropping
    • Embezzlement
    • Enticing a Child to Prostitution
    • Evading a Police Officer
    • Expungements
    • Extortion Posing as a Kidnapper
    • Failure to Register as a Sex Offender
    • Fake ID – False Representation of ID to Police Officer
    • Federal Crimes
    • Firearm Possession
    • Field Sobriety Test
    • Forcible Sexual Penetration with a Foreign Object
    • Gang Enhancements
    • Grand Theft Auto
    • Gun Charges
    • Indecent Exposure
    • Insurance Fraud
    • Internet Crimes
    • Juvenile Crimes
    • Lewd or Lascivious Acts With a Minor
    • Looting
    • Marijuana
    • Making a False Report of a Crime
    • Methamphetamine
    • Negligent Discharge of a Firearm
    • Penalties
    • Driving on a Suspended License
    • Driving on a Suspended License Causing Injury
    • Drug Charges
    • Drug Possession with Intent to Sell
    • DUI Defense
    • Probation
    • Public Intoxication
    • Pimping and Pandering
    • Rape
    • Reckless Driving
    • Resisting Arrest
    • Restraining Orders
    • Rioting
    • Robbery
    • Setting Up a Meeting with a Minor for Lewd Purposes
    • Sending Harmful Matter of Intent to Seduce a Minor
    • Sex Crimes
    • Sexual Battery
    • Solicitation of Prostitution
    • Statutory Rape
    • Strike Offenses
    • Suspended License
    • Sale and/or Transport of Methamphetamine
    • Terrorist Threats
    • Theft
    • Trespassing
    • Under the Influence
    • Vandalism
    • Vehicular Homicide
    • Violent Crimes
    • Warrant
    • White Collar Crimes
    • Weapons in Public Buildings
    • Weapons on School Grounds

    Why Hire Dod Law?

    Attorney Dod Ghassemkhani is a highly reputable and award-winning trial attorney who is extremely results-driven.  Dod is an award-winning criminal defense attorney and in the top100 best trial lawyers in the nation.  Mr. Ghassemkhani’s favorite words are “Not Guilty” Dod has many criminal trial victories under his belt and he is a very skilled defense lawyer that handles all areas of criminal law.

    When selecting a Criminal Defense Attorney in San Diego or Orange County, Dod Law stands out for its dedication, respect, and excellent track record of achieving results.

     If you have been charged or accused of a crime in San Diego or Orange County, California and are in search of a quality defense lawyer, here’s a guide to help you find a qualified attorney:

    Research Local Attorneys
    Start by researching defense lawyers in your area who specialize in criminal defense. You can use online search engines, legal directories, or contact your local bar association for referrals.

     Check Credentials
    Verify the credentials of potential attorneys, including their education, licensing, and experience in handling drug possession cases. Look for attorneys who have a strong background in criminal defense and a track record of success in similar cases.

    Read Reviews
    Look for client reviews and testimonials online to gauge the attorney’s reputation and the experiences of past clients. Pay attention to feedback related to communication, courtroom demeanor, and the outcomes of cases.

    Ask for Referrals
    Seek recommendations from friends, family members, or acquaintances who have worked with defense lawyers in the past. Personal referrals can provide valuable insights and help you find a trusted attorney.

     Schedule Consultations
    Contact multiple attorneys to schedule initial consultations. Most lawyers offer free or low-cost consultations where you can discuss your case and evaluate the attorney’s suitability for representing you.

    Discuss Experience
    During the consultation, ask about the attorney’s experience in handling drug possession cases, including their familiarity with the local court system and their success rate in similar cases. Inquire about their approach to defense and any specialized training or certifications in drug-related defense.

    Assess Communication
    Pay attention to the attorney’s communication style and how well they explain legal concepts and procedures. Choose an attorney who communicates clearly and keeps you informed throughout the legal process.

    Evaluate Comfort Level
    Trust your instincts and choose an attorney with whom you feel comfortable and confident. Building a strong rapport with your attorney is essential for effective collaboration and advocacy in your case.

    Discuss Fees
    Clarify the attorney’s fee structure and payment arrangements during the consultation. Make sure you understand the costs involved and what services are covered under the fee agreement.

    Review Contract
    Before hiring an attorney, carefully review the retainer agreement or engagement contract to ensure that you understand the terms and conditions of representation.

    By following these steps and conducting thorough research, you can find a qualified defense lawyer who is dedicated to protecting your rights and freedoms achieving the best possible outcome in your case.

    Contact us at our San Diego office (619) 814-5110 | Orange County office 949-681-7020  | Vista office 760-814-6025 | or schedule an appointment by filling out our online contact form.


    At a Glance

    Meet Attorney Dod Ghassemkhani

    • Recent Case Results
    • San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association | Named San Diego County’s 2023 Trial Lawyer Of The Year
    • Award Winning Criminal Defense Attorney
    • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers
    • Over 20 years of criminal defense experience
    • 10.0 “Superb” Avvo Rating