James D. Riddet was named Best Lawyers® 2012 Orange County Criminal Defense: White-Collar Lawyer of the Year
Newport Beach White Collar Criminal Defense Attorneys
Allan H. Stokke and James D. Riddet have more than 80 years of combined experience in defending criminal cases in state and federal court. Both are listed in Best Lawyers In America, a publication issued annually in which the best lawyers are selected by their peers. Stokke & Riddet has received a Tier 1 ranking in the 2013 Edition of U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”. Both have been selected for inclusion in Los Angeles Super Lawyers. Both have been selected as among the top 50 attorneys in Orange County. Both are certified by the California State Bar as specialists in criminal law. You will not find two lawyers who are more qualified and experienced than Allan H. Stokke and James D. Riddet.
Stokke & Riddet focuses its entire practice on defense of all criminal cases in state and federal court and represents individuals who are under investigation by state, local and federal authorities. Contact us today about your criminal charge.
We have represented business executives, doctors, lawyers, political figures, celebrities and various other people who have been arrested or are under investigation. The partners appear in the state and federal courts on a daily basis and have tried cases ranging from driving under the influence and other misdemeanor charges to the most serious felony matters including murder, homicide, dui/manslaughter, aggravated assault, internet crimes and a variety of white collar offenses such as bribery, embezzlement, grand theft, and federal fraud cases including wire fraud, mail fraud, securities fraud and tax fraud.
To learn more about the full scope of our practice, see our criminal law overview page.
We provide legal representation at the investigation, trial, plea, motions and sentencing. When you hire Allan H. Stokke or James D. Riddet, you may be assured that you will receive full understanding of the anguish and stress that a person charged with a crime experiences.
Attorneys Allan H. Stokke and James D. Riddet are listed in Best Lawyers In America, a publication issued annually in which the best lawyers are selected by their peers.
Being charged with a crime or investigated for a crime is a nightmare - not only for the individual charged, but for his or her family as well. We will guide you through the process, answer all your questions and provide you with the highest quality representation as we have for hundreds of former clients.
Stokke & Riddet takes a result-oriented approach, using our extensive experience to pursue the very best outcome for our clients. We will carefully review the actions of law enforcement personnel and prosecutors to determine if there have been any violations of our clients' constitutional rights. We will fully investigate the facts and circumstances of all phases of the case and take all steps necessary to raise the very issue that will help in achieving a just result for our clients.
Contact Your Orange County California Criminal Law Attorneys Today
All of our clients receive a free initial consultation with Allan H. Stokke or James D. Riddet. To arrange for a private meeting, call our office today at 949-387-3005, or visit our Contact page to send us an email. You can reach either Allan H. Stokke or James D. Riddet after office hours by calling our main number at which time our answering service will immediately locate us and connect you to us. You should not be concerned about calling our office late at night, as we understand that often times, citizens are arrested in the late hours and need consultation and representation immediately.
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