San Diego State University 1989
University of LaVerne, College of Law at San Fernando Valley 1994
California Bar 1994
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, American Trial Lawyers Association since 2007
AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell since 2006
SuperLawyer of Southern California, Los Angeles Magazine Since 2010
SuperLawyer Rising Star of Southern California, Los Angeles Magazine in 2005, 2006
Darren Kavinoky is no stranger to the television cameras, courtroom or, the speaker's podium - he is an accomplished trial lawyer, a well-known television host and legal analyst, and a compelling keynote speaker.
Darren Kavinoky is the co-creator and host of the hit TV show Deadly Sins on Investigation Discovery. He is also the co-host of Did He Do It? and the featured "criminal interventionist" on Breaking Point, also on the ID network. Darren is also a certified interventionist, attorney, and legal analyst, and "misbehavior" expert who appears continuously on the Today show, The View, Entertainment Tonight, The Insider, Dr. Phil, Dr. Drew, CNN, HLN, Fox News, and countless other TV and radio shows.
He is the founder of 1.800.NoCuffs, The Kavinoky Law Firm and, is known as an award-winning criminal defense attorney. The American Trial Lawyers Association has named him one of the "Top 100 Trial Lawyers in California" each year since 2007. Los Angeles magazine has identified Darren as a "SuperLawyer"every year since 2010. Darren received an "AV Preeminent Rating" by Martindale-Hubbell (a peer review ranking that signals the highest level of professional excellence and ethics); a perfect 10.0 Rating by Avvo.com (an independent attorney ranking site), and many other accolades.
Darren has also authored three legal textbooks for major legal publishers in the field of criminal law and has a Juris Doctorate from the University of La Verne college of law.