Proven Criminal Defense Attorney

(510) 903-8090


About Me

I have devoted my entire legal career to criminal defense.

As a former deputy public defender, I have handled THOUSANDS of criminal cases ranging from simple matters (like driving without a license) to serious and violent felonies including attempted murder, child molestation, and other charges that have the potential to put someone away for life.

Experience matters

Whether you are looking to take your case to jury trial or just want to get a great plea bargain, our office has the experience to make a big difference. We have handled a wide range of criminal cases from petty theft and DUI, to three strikes, sex crimes, and murder. With our office, you can rest assured that everything is being done to produce the best possible outcome for you.

Proven Results

I have a proven track record in jury trial, motion practice, and plea negotiations. I am well regarded by fellow criminal defense attorneys, prosecutors, and judges.

Creative Solutions

My knowledge and experience enables me to engineer creative legal solutions to difficult cases. My cases often result in either a dismissal of the charges, or no jail time.

Experienced Defense Attorney

I have successfully defended clients charged with everything from DUI to murder. I have exclusively practiced criminal defense for my entire career to bring you the best possible results.



  • A complete and swift dismissal

    I don't write reviews, yet I feel I need to put this somewhere some poor, lost soul may actually see it, because choosing an attorney is a tough decision. Mr. Winter is a clear and concise communicator in person and in the courtroom. His demeanor and expertise were a constant reassurance duri... Read On

  • Better result than I ever imagined!

    I am SO GLAD that I hired Jared to represent me! I was so worried about what might happen with my case. I couldn't sleep. Jared was able to put my concerns at ease which was a huge relief. More importantly, he obtained a better result in my case than I ever imagined possible! I couldn't beli... Read On

  • Incredibly responsive, knowledgeable and organized

    I agree wholeheartedly with the other reviews and would highly recommend Jared Winter if you need a good defense attorney! He is incredibly responsive, knowledgeable and organized, and his customer service is excellent. He really goes out of his way to make sure that you, as his client, underst... Read On

Put your mind at ease with a free consultation

If you or a loved one has been arrested, you may feel confused, worried, and hopeless. But you do not have to go through this alone. Our office is committed to providing top-notch legal services for those accused of crimes. Call today. Get answers. Take action. You can rest assured that you will be treated with dignity and respect.