The Law Office of Joseph Galasso

The Law Office of Joseph Galasso

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Firm Overview

Joseph Galasso is a Criminal Lawyer and former Deputy District Attorney and has earned the following degrees:
-Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Psychology from Chapman University
-Masters of Arts in Criminal Justice from Chapman University
-Juris Doctor from Western State University, College of Law

Criminal Law
We provide representation for all misdemeanor and felony cases, including:
-Assault and Battery
-Firearm Possession
-Domestic Violence
-Drunk Driving / DUI
-Gun Charges
-Reckless Driving
-Resisting Arrest
-Drug Crimes
-3 Strikes
-Sex Crimes
-Gang Crimes

Main Office

Main Office
3890 11th St., Ste 208
Riverside, CA 92501



Criminal Defense

Dedicated Criminal Defense Attorney in Riverside, CA.

If you're facing criminal charges, it's important to act fast. The stakes are high your freedom and your future could be at risk. Joe Galasso is an experienced, dedicated criminal defense attorney, here to offer you effective and aggressive legal representation in your time of need. As your criminal defense lawyer, Joe will work tirelessly to bring your case to a timely and favorable conclusion.

Areas of Expertise

Being accused of a misdemeanor no matter how big or small is always stressful. But don't worry, Joe Galasso will help you put this difficult time behind you and get your life back on track. He offers legal representation to people accused of all types of misdemeanors, from petty theft to vandalism.

Have you been accused of driving under the influence of alcohol or an illegal substance? Joe Galasso is the DUI attorney to call. Joe can help you protect your license, challenge the results of your breathalyzer test, and much more. He will review the details of your case, free of charge. Before, during, or after your arrest, there's a good chance some kind of procedural error or errors occurred. As your DUI attorney, Joe will uncover these errors and present a strong and thorough case on your behalf.

Serious and Violent Crimes
If you have been accused of a serious crime, you should seek legal counsel as soon as possible. The state will have tremendous resources to use against you, and you need to know what your options are. Joe Galasso offers vigorous legal representation to clients accused of all types of crimes, including assault and battery, assault with a deadly weapon, gun charges, drug charges, and robberies, to name a few. He is known for his expertise in the courtroom, and for his ability to negotiate favorable plea deals on behalf of his clients.

There's nothing more overwhelming than being charged with or accused of murder. The state's prosecutors will be powerful, organized, and well-funded, so it's important to get in touch with a criminal defense lawyer immediately. Keep in mind, not every tragedy is a crime, and you are innocent until proven guilty. Joe Galasso is an experienced murder attorney, dedicated to protecting the rights and interests of his clients.

Joseph Galasso

The Law Office of Joseph Galasso

-Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and Psychology from Chapman University
-Masters of Arts in Criminal Justice from Chapman University
-Juris Doctor from Western State University, College of Law

Criminal Law
Joe has dedicated his life to the study and practice of criminal law. At Chapman University, he earned a double Bachelor's Degree in Criminal Justice and Psychology. During this time, he worked directly with lead defense counsel from the Orange County Public Defender's Office on the infamous serial murder trial, People of the State of California v. Charles Ng.

Still hungry to know more about the Criminal Justice System, Joe then obtained a Master's Degree in Criminal Justice from Chapman University. While in law school, Joe clerked for the Orange County District Attorney's Office. He also studied abroad with United States Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy.

Upon graduating from Western State University, College of Law and passing the California Bar Exam, Joe became a Deputy District Attorney for the Riverside County District Attorney's Office, where he prosecuted numerous misdemeanors and felonies. He was quickly promoted to the felony domestic violence unit. As a Riverside criminal defense attorney, Joe was in court every day, conducting numerous preliminary hearings, along with many misdemeanor and felony jury trials with great success.

By handling thousands of cases, ranging from low-level infractions to serious, violent felonies, Joe fully understands the various arresting agencies and prosecuting offices in the county, which gives him the insight necessary to better represent his clients' needs. He is a widely respected Southern California criminal defense lawyer among court personnel, judges and deputy district attorneys. Joe's excellent reputation helps him negotiate favorable outcomes for his clients, often without going to trial. However, if negotiations fail, Joe has proven that not only does he enjoy trial, he excels at it.
Whether you're looking for a reputable San Bernardino criminal law firm, or you need the best criminal justice attorney in Orange County on your side, turn to the Law Office of Joseph Galasso. Joe and his team offer effective, aggressive legal representation to clients all throughout Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange Counties.
Joe understands that being accused of a crime is an emotional and stressful time for his clients and their families. Accordingly, he approaches every case with a hands-on philosophy, using all of his knowledge and connections to achieve a favorable result.


Western State University
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