Devitt & Saltzburg

Devitt & Saltzburg, LLP handles criminal and immigration cases in Southern California. Our excellent track record is based on over 50 years of experience. We win or favorably settle our cases over 92% of the time.

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Firm Overview

We have three attorneys to help you:

James "Jay" Devitt has been winning cases for over 24 years and has only lost 2 trials while getting aquitals or "hung juries" on over 100 jury trials. Jay handles criminal defense for domestic violence, DUI, drug and other felony and misdemeanors. He is president of the Malibu Bar Association.

Satarah "Star" Panah handles criminal and immigration matters and is responsible for discovery and investigations as well as law & motion matters. She has never lost a jury trial. Star speaks English and Farsi and has helped numerous imdividuals stay out of jail and/or stay in the USA.

Kim Chelberg has been an attorney since 1988 and graduated at the top of her class at Pepperdine Law School where she was given the AMJUR award for finishing first in her class.
She has been published extensively and has spent time giving back to her law school by judging "moot court" many times. Kim has beat the US Government in trial in Federal Court and has an outstanding record in State Court, too.


Main Office

Main Office
2566 Overland Ave,
Suite #750
Los Angeles  CA  90064

Phone
  • (310) 841-5900
Fax

James Devitt

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