Paul Leonidas Lin is an experienced criminal defense attorney who practices primarily in Riverside and San Bernardino. Unlike some â€œjack-of-all-tradesâ€ attorneys who divide their time amongst several different areas of law, Mr. Lin devotes himself entirely to the practice of criminal defense. You can rest assured knowing that Mr. Lin will be focusing on â€œwhat to doâ€ with your case, rather than â€œhow to do it.â€
Before switching over to criminal defense, Mr. Lin worked at the District Attorneyâ€™s Offices in both Riverside and then San Bernardino. There, he prosecuted hundreds of misdemeanor and felony cases. After leaving for private practice, Mr. Lin began accepting court appointed cases with in Riverside County. There, Mr. Lin represented hundreds of accused indigent men and women, which whom the Public Defenderâ€™s Office has a legal conflict of interest and can no longer represent them.
Having defended over 1,200 cases, Mr. Lin has a keen sense on how to get results. In fact, he has handled all stages of a criminal proceeding from pre-filing and arraignment all the way to trials, appeals, and post-sentencing. More importantly, as a local Inland Empire attorney Mr. Lin has earned the respect and admiration of his peers, prosecutors, and judges.
To say he has a passion for criminal justice would be a masterpiece of an understatement. Indeed, Mr. Linâ€™s zealous representation and dedication to his clients is unrivaled. If you are being accused of a crime, contact us today for a free consultation.
Professional Associations Riverside County Criminal Defense Bar Association Secretary, 2020 Present Founding Member, 2020 California Attorneys for Criminal Justice Member, 2017 Present California Public Defenders Association Member, 2015 Present Riverside County Bar Association Member, 2012 Present Barristers President, 2019 2020 Riverside County Barristers Association Immediate Past President, 2020 Present Member, 2015 Present President, 2019 2020 President-Elect, 2018 2019 Member-at-Large, 2017 2018 Asian Pacific American Lawyers of the Inland Empire Member, 2015 Present Immediate Past President, 2019 2020 President, 2018 2019 President-Elect, 2017 2018 Treasurer, 2016 2017 San Bernardino County Bar Association Member, 2015 Present