Houman Fakhimi, a founding partner of the Criminal Defense Team, is a respected and well versed criminal defense attorney practicing in the state of California. With over 15 years of experience in legal practice, he is full of compassion and care and will help you solve your legal matters no matter how big they seem. Besides practicing law himself, he leads and oversees the litigation of Fakhimi & Associates; a premier criminal defense firm.
An alumnus of the University of California, Irvine and the renowned Whittier Law School, Houman Fakhimi is a criminal defense attorney who will help fight for your civil rights and assist you in navigating the ever complicated and intimidating court system. Practicing law since 1998, his love and dedication for his work have helped him amass extensive knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the criminal defense world.
Houman Fakhimi is equipped with the right experience to understand fully the strongholds and challenges of all areas encompassed in criminal law. His excellent services have seen him earn various landmark professional achievements and awards in the legal society. He is fully accredited by the Association of Federal Defense Attorneys, the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice and by the California Public Defenders Association. Houman Fakhimi is also an ardent active member of the State Bar of California’s Criminal Section. As a testament to his dedicated work, he has received numerous awards as well. Some of these honors include Super Lawyer 2015, Finance Monthly’s Criminal Lawyer of the Year – 2011, and a superb Avvo rating of 10.00.
No criminal case is too big or too small for Houman Fakhimi. He treats all criminal cases with the same professional intensity that they require and he is suited to help in any criminal case. From Sex Crimes, DUI (Driving Under the Influence), Theft, Child Molestation, Juvenile Delinquency, Murder to Attempted Murder cases, Houman Fakhimi and the Criminal Defense Team are here for you.
His past cases and record speak volumes of how successful Houman Fakhimi has really been, and he has diligently represented many clients in the past. His nurturing and dynamic interaction with his clients has helped him establish a connection to his clients, which almost always results in their ultimate satisfaction. Once he takes on your case, he will ensure that you get the much-needed attention and personal time to give your side of the story. Unlike other criminal defense attorneys and lawyers, Houman Fakhimi will not give unrealistic hopes and expectations. Backed by extensive research, Houman Fakhimi will create a feasible case while utilizing any relevant arguments that pertain to your case.
He has handled high-profile cases and helped clients throughout the Southern California area, including in San Diego, Los Angeles, Inland Empire, Riverside, San Bernardino and Orange County. He has also served in the United States District Court.
J.D., Whittier Law School, 1997 B.A., University of California, Irvine, 1992
California, 1998 United States District Court, 1998