About Shemaria Law Offices

Joseph Shemaria has been a defense attorney for his entire career. After graduating and passing the bar in 1970, Mr. Shemaria started specializing in criminal defense and has continued on that path ever since.

His skill and expertise has earned him many awards and accolades, including:

  • Being the youngest attorney ever appointed to a death penalty case
  • State and federal cases all over the country
  • Certified as a specialist in criminal law by the Board of Legal Specialization, California State Bar
  • Over 275 jury trials
  • Attorney of record in over 35 published opinions

Attorney Joseph Shemaria has never been a prosecutor. He has dedicated his time and practice to being a defense attorney. All this work has given him a reputation as an aggressive cutting-edge lawyer who understands what it takes to be a defender.

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A Defender With Decades Of Experience

Shemaria Law Offices has been building strong defenses for almost 50 years. Attorney Joseph Shemaria has experience in both state and federal offense cases. As an attorney who does his own legal research, he can develop creative strategies to support clients facing serious accusations.

Joseph Shemaria knows the importance of all aspects of preparing your defense case. It is critical to him that you receive personalized and hands-on attention. Rather than sending an associate to preliminary hearings, Mr. Shemaria argues all motions himself on your behalf.

Ready To Answer Your Questions

Shemaria Law Offices is ready to help you understand your options and build your defense. Call our Los Angeles office at 424-285-5988 or toll-free 800-898-9555 or contact us online to schedule your free consultation.