Kit Westbrook earned a Bachelors of Science from Brigham Young University and a Masters Degree in School Psychology from Utah State University. After practicing as a School Psychologist for 2 Years, Kit attended law School and earned his J.D. from Chapman University School of Law. Kit has practiced criminal defense exclusively for the past 9 years and has successfully defended hundreds of individuals in counties throughout the State of California. Prior to coming to CCCD, Kit was the managing attorney for the largest criminal defense firms in the state. In addition to representing individuals in court, Kit represents and consults many clients prior to the filing of a criminal complaint in an effort to help them avoid criminal liability. Kit has been recognized by the National Trial Lawyers as one of the Top 40 Criminal Attorneys in California under the age of 40 and is also Lead Counsel Rated. Kit has also received the coveted AV 5.0 Preeminent Rating by Martindale Hubbel. This is a prestigious an award received by relatively few attorneys. In addition Kit has a SUPERB rating with Avvo. If you are facing criminal charges on the Central Coast, Kit and his team are happy to help.