Law Offices of C.W. Blaylock
We are a boutique firm -- serving the Los Angeles and Ventura areas. We represent clients in criminal and injury accident matters. Our founding principle is "focus on the client," which means superb communication and affordable representation.
Chris W. Blaylock graduated from the University of La
Verne's College of Law in 2012. He obtained California Bar certification the same year and was admitted to practice before the United State's District Court for the Central District. Chris is currently serving as Vice-Chairman of the ABA's Young Lawyers, Solo Firms committee and is a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) along with a number of other local bar associations.
An active participant in his community, Chris was born and raised in Southern California and currently lives with his fiance in Sherman Oaks. His practice serves clients in the Greater Los Angeles and Ventura areas in the fields of personal injury and criminal defense & appeals.
5915 W. Olympic Blvd.
Free Initial Consultation?
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Flat fees when appropriate.
Has negotiated payment plans.
2815 Townsgate Rd., Ste. 325
We have had success in criminal defense and appeals for clients in Los Angeles and Ventura County. If you have been charged with a misdemeanor or felony, it is best to have aggressive and personal representation. Call us today.
Our office has been successful in dismissing charges and negotiating favorable pleas. There are a number of reasons for retaining an aggressive attorney. One, we may be able to spot exculpatory issues that could result in a complete dismissal. Further, we have the resources available to us to locate relevant and beneficial case law that may impact your case.
DUI and DWI
Our office represents clients charged with a DUI, including those cases involving immigration complications. If you need a free consultation, do not hesitate to contact us today.
If you are facing a DUI charge, the evidence may seem overwhelming. You should rarely just plead guilty to such a charge without talking to a lawyer first. There are a number of factors, complications, and details that a good attorney can use in your defense, often successfully. For example, there are a large number of substances or medical conditions that can cause false breathalyzer results and blood testing is error prone. In addition, there are specific procedures officers should follow during a roadside investigation; however, these procedures are often ignored. A DUI incident can have two components; the legal process (such as arrest or citation) and the DMV procedure (such as license suspension). Navigating these dual systems can be complicated and frustrating but we can help.
A DUI conviction in California is a serious matter. California law carries some of the harshest penalties for DUI offenses and California's dual system for dealing with DUI allegations creates multiple layers of complex legal issues that only an experienced DUI attorney is prepared to effectively address. These laws are intended to reduce the number of accidents and fatalities resulting from drunk driving. However, they were also written to protect the legal rights of defendants and, with experienced representation from a qualified lawyer, there are a number of possible defenses which can mitigate the severity of a conviction or even avoid conviction entirely in appropriate cases.
How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?
Chris believes in representing the interests of individuals, both in regards to liberty and consumer protection. Thus, when Chris started his firm, he focused on criminal defense and plaintiff work. He has a passion for helping those that may be facing tough odds.
What experience or education distinguishes your lawyers from others
Chris' experience ranges from misdemeanor cases to first-degree murder cases. He has represented clients in both the pre-trial and post-conviction stages of a case, and has a wide array of experience in complex proceedings.
Further, Chris has helped clients obtain tens of thousands in personal injury settlements. He aggressively represents the interests of those injured in accidents.
Finally, Chris has been involved in both litigation and transactional work. His network of reputable mentors has helped him become an accomplished attorney.
What distinguishes your law firm from others?
Our practice wants to change the norms of how legal representation can work. We focus on the client, and utilize technological advances to ensure affordable rates and effective communication.
Chris was born and raised in Southern California to a loving family of six. Chris attended college at the University of California, Irvine where he obtained his undergraduate degree in Philosophy. He also studied Latin and engaged in a number of extracurricular activities, including theater.
In 2012, Chris graduated from the University of La Verne College of Law in the top third of his class, and started his own practice shortly thereafter. While a law student, Chris was involved in leadership. He served as his class representative and vice-president of the Student Bar Association.
Chris' practice is based in Los Angeles and Ventura counties, and he represents clients in criminal defense and injury accident matters. He lives with his beautiful fiance in Sherman Oaks (they are getting married this Spring) and has multiple office locations.
For hobby, Chris is an avid reader -- enjoying non-fiction mostly. He also loves Dodger baseball and staying active by playing ping-pong or pick up basketball. Chris also volunteers at his local parish by teaching religious education to fifth and sixth graders.
Chris is most passionate about serving his clients' interests to the best of his ability. At a very young age, Chris knew he wanted to be an attorney. He is excited to expand his practice into the future and help those in need.
- Bar Number: 287017
California , 2012
- University of La Verne College of Law
Managing Editor, Journal of Law, Business and Ethics, a peer-reviewed inter-disciplinary scholarly journal published by the Pacific Southwest Society of Legal Studies in Business in association with the University of La Verne College of Lawâs Society of Legal Studies and Business.
Activities: Student Bar Association Vice President, Society of Legal Studies and Business Vice President, PASS Scholar, Merit Scholarship, Tournament Director for the 2012 Don Dunn Memorial Golf Tournament.
Law Offices of C.W. Blaylock