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Disclaimer: The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to serve as legal advice. Contact through this website does not create an attorney-client relationship. You should not act or fail to act based on the information on this website. All cases differ – prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Attorney John L. Michels is licensed to practice law in the State of California.
John L. Michels is an award winning experienced criminal defense attorney who zealously represents clients in a broad range of criminal matters throughout the Inland Empire. Mr. Michels completed his undergraduate education at the University of San Diego, where he graduated with honors and completed a prestigious internship program with the State of California Department of Justice, working in the Criminal Division of the Attorney General’s office. He then received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Notre Dame Law School in South Bend, Indiana, graduating with honors in 1998. Immediately upon passing the California Bar Examination, Mr. Michels joined the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office. While working as a prosecutor, he handled a wide variety of criminal prosecutions, including: misdemeanors; general felonies; fraud; embezzlement, and major narcotics cases. He was also assigned to a special juvenile law prosecution unit. Mr. Michels left the District Attorney’s office in 2001 and opened his own criminal defense firm, The Law Offices of John L. Michels.
RIVERSIDE OFFICE Call 24/7 | Se Habla Español! 7095 Indiana Ave. | Suite 200 | Riverside, CA 92506 Phone: (951) 276-8900 | Fax: (951) 602-8900 Email: john@jlmlawoffice.net
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Professional Affiliations National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association of Trial Lawyers of America California Attorney for Criminal Justice Riverside and San Bernardino Bar Association Former President Leo A. Deegan Inn of Court Top 100 Trial Lawyers
Education Notre Dame Law School – Juris Doctorate with Honors University of San Diego – Bachelor of Arts with Honors Bar Admissions California State Bar Association United States District Court – Central District of California Judicial Experience Former Judge Pro Tempore – Riverside County Superior Court
If you need the services of a highly experienced criminal defense lawyer, please contact the Law Offices of John L. Michels by calling (951) 276-8900 or connecting with us online. Mr. Michels has represented clients in a wide variety of criminal matters, ranging from the simplest misdemeanor case to the most complex murder cases. We have offices in both Riverside and Murrieta to serve the needs of clients throughout the Inland Empire. Available to clients and potential clients 24/7! Call today to discuss your case with a skilled and knowledgeable defense attorney.

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Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyer John Michels – Attorney Profile

Attorney John L. Michels
Mr. Michels has spent nearly two decades successfully defending clients accused of all criminal matters, ranging from misdemeanors to murder. He enjoys a reputation as a skilled and formidable attorney who is respected and well-liked by his clients, colleagues, adversaries and judges. Mr. Michels is a member of the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Riverside and San Bernardino County Bar Associations, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a highly active member of our local legal community, having served as a long-time executive board member and past President of the Leo A. Deegan Inn of Court and as a Judge Pro Tempore for the Riverside County Superior Court. Mr. Michels has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, and was recipient of the prestigious Terry Bridges Outstanding Attorney of the Year award in 2017.
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RIVERSIDE OFFICE Call 24/7 | Se Habla Español! 7095 Indiana Ave. | Suite 200 Riverside, CA 92506 Phone: (951) 276-8900 Fax: (951) 602-8900 Email: john@jlmlawoffice.net
MURRIETA OFFICE Call 24/7 | Se Habla Español! 29970 Technology Drive | Suite 103 Murrieta, CA 92563 Phone: (951) 276-8900 Fax: (951) 602-8900 Email: john@jlmlawoffice.net
Disclaimer: The information contained herein is provided for informational purposes only and is not intended to serve as legal advice. Contact through this website does not create an attorney-client relationship. You should not act or fail to act based on the information on this website. All cases differ – prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. Attorney John L. Michels is licensed to practice law in the State of California.
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John L. Michels is an award winning experienced criminal defense attorney who zealously represents clients in a broad range of criminal matters throughout the Inland Empire. Mr. Michels completed his undergraduate education at the University of San Diego, where he graduated with honors and completed a prestigious internship program with the State of California Department of Justice, working in the Criminal Division of the Attorney General’s office. He then received his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Notre Dame Law School in South Bend, Indiana, graduating with honors in 1998. Immediately upon passing the California Bar Examination, Mr. Michels joined the Riverside County District Attorney’s Office. While working as a prosecutor, he handled a wide variety of criminal prosecutions, including: misdemeanors; general felonies; fraud; embezzlement, and major narcotics cases. He was also assigned to a special juvenile law prosecution unit. Mr. Michels left the District Attorney’s office in 2001 and opened his own criminal defense firm, The Law Offices of John L. Michels. Mr. Michels has spent nearly two decades successfully defending clients accused of all criminal matters, ranging from misdemeanors to murder. He enjoys a reputation as a skilled and formidable attorney who is respected and well-liked by his clients, colleagues, adversaries and judges. Mr. Michels is a member of the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Riverside and San Bernardino County Bar Associations, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He is a highly active member of our local legal community, having served as a long-time executive board member and past President of the Leo A. Deegan Inn of Court and as a Judge Pro Tempore for the Riverside County Superior Court. Mr. Michels has been named one of the Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers Association, and was recipient of the prestigious Terry Bridges Outstanding Attorney of the Year award in 2017.
Education Notre Dame Law School – Juris Doctorate with Honors University of San Diego – Bachelor of Arts with Honors Bar Admissions California State Bar Association United States District Court – Central District of California Judicial Experience Former Judge Pro Tempore – Riverside County Superior Court Professional Affiliations National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers Association of Trial Lawyers of America California Attorney for Criminal Justice Riverside and San Bernardino Bar Association  Former President Leo A. Deegan Inn of Court Top 100 Trial Lawyers
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If you need the services of a highly experienced criminal defense lawyer, please contact the Law Offices of John L. Michels by calling (951) 276-8900 or connecting with us online. Mr. Michels has represented clients in a wide variety of criminal matters, ranging from the simplest misdemeanor case to the most complex murder cases. We have offices in both Riverside and Murrieta to serve the needs of clients throughout the Inland Empire. Available to clients and potential clients 24/7! Call today to discuss your case with a skilled and knowledgeable defense attorney.
Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyer John Michels – Attorney Profile
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