Experienced & Definitive Defense

Attorney Jay Jaffe Goes to Bat for His Clients With Respect, Experience & a Record of Excellent Results

Los Angeles Criminal Defense Attorney

Responsive & Trusted Attorney

I am Attorney Jay Jaffe, and providing focused legal representation is my top priority. Whether you've been accused of a felony or a misdemeanor, I will stand by your side throughout your case, giving you sound legal guidance and advice. I played baseball at USC and I employ that team mindset when taking on a case. I will not treat you like a number but as someone with whom I share a goal, and I will work hard to obtain a favorable outcome on your behalf.

When you're facing criminal charges, having an attorney on your side who delivers personalized attention is of the utmost importance. A conviction can result in jail or prison time and/or fines. However, the penalties don’t stop there: You’ll have a criminal record that can make it difficult to find a place to live or work, and some offenses come with a requirement to register as a sex offender, which can ruin your reputation for years to come. That is why it’s crucial to retain the services of a legal advocate ready to fight aggressively on your behalf. Contact me today.

Our Awards

    • State Bar of California
    • SuperLawyers
    • AV Preeminent

Honesty, Integrity & Strong Work Ethic

Get to Know Attorney Jay Jaffe

I have an AV Preeminent® Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® and a 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating. With over 40 years of expereince, I know the laws and how to examine evidence and challenge the prosecution's case against those charged with crimes.

Why Choose Jay Jaffe?

Renown Reputation
  • Responsive & Clear Communication
  • Joseph Rosen Award for Career Achievement
  • 40+ Years of Experience
  • AV® Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

Client Reviews

View Attorney Jay Jaffe Through the Eyes of His Clients
  • You are not only an attorney but a wonderful human being.

    “I thank you very much, Jay, for your excellent professionalism always shown. I will always remember that from you because you are not only an attorney but a wonderful human being.”

  • You've helped give us a wonderful gift - the gift of a second chance to create a new life.

    “We owe you an enormous debt of gratitude. You've been instrumental in helping to save our brother's life, in more ways than one. We will always remember how you come without hesitation or reservation ...”

  • You have made an extremely difficult situation less horrible.

    “I have no idea exactly what you did or how you did it, but I must say thank you. You have made an extremely difficult situation less horrible. I am grateful to have met you, Mr. Jaffe. Thank you again ...”

  • You gave me the courage to face up to my addictions/problems.

    “Jay, you've been incredible! I'm going to stay in touch with you to let you know of my progress. Wow!!! I'm really at a loss for words that can express my gratitude for all that you've done for me and ...”

  • Your excellent reputation is deserving.

    “I just wanted to drop you a short note letting you know that I heard about your tough case out in Riverside. Everyone I talked with in Riverside had nothing but high praise for you. They said you did ...”


High Profile Cases

Read About Attorney Jay Jaffe's Most Famous Cases

  • Burrito Murder Case

    Attorney Jay Jaffe proved a man's innocence by evidence of a burrito.

  • Yom Kippur Case

    High profile case, involving brothers and the assassination of their parents.

“It's hard to beat a person who never gives up.” - Babe Ruth

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