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Criminal Defense Lawyer San Diego | DUI Attorney | Child Molestation Defense

Michael Berg Lawyer

Michael S. Berg

Criminal, DUI-DWI, Felony, White Collar Crime, Misdemeanor

  • Law School: U of San Diego JD 1982
  • Status: In Good Standing
  • Licensed: 35 years

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Michael S. Berg is a Certified Specialist in Criminal Law, certified by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. As a criminal defense attorney, I provide the very finest in attorney representation.
Areas of Criminal Specialties

Drunk Driving, DUI, DWI
Internet Crimes
White Collar Crimes
Domestic or Violent Crimes
Child Abuse
San Diego Drug Crimes
3 Strikes Law
Sex Crime Lawyer
Crime Involving Illegal Possession
Federal Criminal Lawyer

Confronting a criminal law matter can be extremely stressful and unsettling. In most cases, time can be of the essence. The decision as to whether or not to hire an attorney, and which attorney to hire, can be one of the most important decisions you will ever have to make. Don’t let a wrong decision change your life. I have over 28 years of experience handling criminal cases and have the ability to aggressively defend you in any type of criminal proceeding. I have handled over 37 murder cases, some of which have garnered international attention, and I have the experience, skill and ability to successfully represent you.

Position Organization Location Duration
Partner The Law Offices of Michael S. Berg San Diego, CA 04/1990
School Degree Major Graduation
University of San Diego School of Law JD Law School 1982
University of Missouri Bachelor History 1981
State / Court Date
California State Bar 1982
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
    San Diego Criminal Bar Association
    San Diego County Bar Association
    California Public Defender’s Association
    Current Judge Pro-Tem for the San Diego Superior Court, Traffic Division
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2008-2011
    Certified Specialist in Criminal Law, State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization
  • San Diego Super Lawyer 2014
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2013
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2012
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2011
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2010
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2009
    San Diego SuperLawyer 2008

    AV rated, Martindale Hubbell.  Highest rating given for Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
  • Represented George Jakubec, accused bomb maker in San Diego. 2011
    Represented University of San Diego basketball player accused of point shaving. 2011

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(1982) Licensed as Attorney in California. Verified with State Bar of California. December 16, 2010

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Certified Specialist in Criminal Law, State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. Over 31 years of Trial Experience! All Federal, State and Juvenile crimes

Fee:Flat Fee based on type of case.  Call our office for details.

Service Type:Private

Language:English, Spanish


401 West "A" Street
Suite 2600
San Diego, CA 92101

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  • The law offices of Michael S. Berg are based in San Diego, California and clients throughout San Diego County, including the communities of Chula Vista, El Cajon, Vista, Oceanside, Escondido, San Marcos, Poway, Santee, Lakeside, Spring Valley, Lemon Grove, National City, Imperial Beach, Carlsbad, Encinitas, Coronado, La Mesa, Bonita, Eastlake, Pacific Beach, Ocean Beach, UTC, University City, La Jolla, Solana Beach, Rancho Bernardo, Rancho Peñasquitos, Miramar, Del Mar and Carmel Valley.


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