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Orange County Criminal Defense Lawyer, Stephan DeSales

Whether your case is large or small, it’s very important! Orange County criminal defense lawyer, Stephan DeSales is the defender you need offering defense services for all types of cases. His experience has led to  overwhelmingly positive results for the past 45 years. Stephan is an advocate and voice for those overwhelmed by the legal system. Everyone that knows him will attest that he has spent his life standing up for the accused.  He handles every case independently, focusing all of his attention on your case in an effort to provide you with the very best defense possible. Stephan DeSales is the Orange County criminal defense lawyer you want in your corner!

Types of Cases

  • Alien Smuggling
  • Assault/Battery
  • Bribery
  • Burglary
  • Child Molestation
  • Child Pornography
  • Conspiracy
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Disorderly Conduct
  • Disturbing the Peace
  • Domestic Violence
  • Drug Cultivation
  • Drug Manufacturing
  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Trafficking/Distribution
  • DUI
  • Embezzlement
  • Extortion
  • Forgery
  • Fraud
  • Gang & Street Terrorism
  • Hate Crimes/ Harrassment
  • Homicide
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Kidnapping
  • Manslaughter Involuntary
  • Manslaughter Voluntary
  • Murder
  • Probation Violations
  • Prostitution
  • Rape
  • RICO
  • Robbery
  • Shoplifting
  • Solicitation
  • Theft/Larceny
  • Vandalism
  • White Collar Crime

Disposition on Current Cases

As Stephan says, “Justice doesn’t just come to you, you have to go out and get it!”  Below, are some of his recent results:

Stephan DeSales, of the DeSales Law Corporation in Santa Ana, California, has dedicated his practice solely to criminal defense (State & Federal) for the past 45 years. Orange County criminal defense lawyer, Stephan DeSales, has handled thousands of cases, tried more than 250  jury trials. He is an expert in legal motions and negotiation. He believes there is no substitute for hard work, which has earned him respect from prosecutors and judges alike. Clients attest that OC criminal defense attorney, Stephan DeSales, and his legal team know all the players within Orange, Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino and San Diego Counties. Enabling him to successfully navigate the legal system like no other OC criminal defense attorney.


He possesses a B.A. from the University of San Diego, and a J.D. from the University of Notre Dame. He served as a Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney prior to becoming a partner with Lawton-Christensen. In 1978, he opened the DeSales Law Corporation. If you’re looking for a serious Orange County criminal defense lawyer who understands the legal system, and is able to get the results you want, then DeSales is your choice. Hire the most experienced OC criminal defense attorney, not the best SEO, PPC or social media marketer. Put your trust in DeSales and he will stand alongside you or your family throughout the entire legal process. Call and make an appointment today, no-charge for a confidential case evaluation.