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Aaron Spolin

Aaron Spolin

Award-Winning Criminal Appeals Lawyer & Former Prosecutor
  • Appeals & Appellate, Criminal Law, White Collar Crime ...
  • California, Michigan, New York, Texas
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Spolin Law P.C.’s founder, Aaron Spolin, is a former prosecutor and award-winning criminal appeals attorney. He has achieved successful outcomes on hundreds of criminal cases, including numerous dismissals of major felony cases; non-criminal resolutions to complex fraud and insurance fraud defense cases; successful appellate outcomes from various appellate courts; and multiple not-guilty jury verdicts at trial. Innocent Spolin Law clients wrongfully accused of murder and other serious crimes are now free because of his work.

Aaron is the recipient of various awards for his advocacy, including the American College of Trial Lawyer’s Medal for Excellence in Oral Advocacy as well as Princeton University’s Lynde Prize. He is ranked in the top 1% of criminal law attorneys, is on the “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” list of The National Trial Lawyers, and is recognized as one of the “10 Best Criminal Law Attorneys” by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys.

Aaron received his B.A. from Princeton University and his J.D. from U.C. Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). He is a former member of California Law Review. Aaron is also the author of the book Witness Misidentification in Criminal Trials and co-author of the Harvard Law School Public Interest Office’s advocacy guide Serving Immigrants and Refugees. Prior to serving as a prosecutor and criminal defense attorney, Aaron worked for the East Bay Community Law Center in Berkeley, California, and for federal judge Shira Scheindlin in the Southern District of New York. He is admitted to practice law throughout the states of California, Texas, Michigan, and New York, as well as various federal courts, including the United States Supreme Court.

University of California, Berkeley School of Law
J.D. | Law
Activities: California Law Review
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Princeton University
Honors: Lynde Prize
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Professional Experience
Founder / Lawyer
Spolin Law P.C.
Assistant District Attorney
Office of the District Attorney, New York City Bronx County
Speaking Engagements
James Madison Award Speech, Presentation of James Madison Award to Supreme Court Justice Steven Breyer
Top 10 Law Firms in California for Criminal Law
Attorney & Practice Magazine
Top 100 Trial Lawyers - Criminal Law
The National Trial Lawyers
10 Best Attorneys in California - Criminal Defense
American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys
Medal for Excellence in Advocacy
American College of Trial Lawyers
Lynde Prize
Princeton University
Professional Associations
State Bar of Texas  # 24118984
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State Bar of New York  # 5248505
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State Bar of California  # 310379
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
State Bar of California
ID Number: 310379
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State Bar of Michigan
ID Number: P85889
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New York
New York State Office of Court Administration
ID Number: 5248505
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State Bar of Texas
ID Number: 24118984
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Practice Areas
    Appeals & Appellate
    Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    White Collar Crime
    Civil Rights
    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Discrimination, Employment, Fair Housing, Police Misconduct, Privacy Law
    Arbitration & Mediation
    Business Arbitration, Consumer Arbitration, Family Arbitration
    DUI & DWI
    Juvenile Law
    Gov & Administrative Law
    Administrative Law, Election Law, Government Contracts, Government Finance, Legislative & Government Affairs
Additional Practice Areas
  • Criminal Appeals
  • Writs of Habeas Corpus
  • SB 1437, AB 2942, Etc.
  • CPL 440
  • Article 11.07 Writs
  • English
Websites & Blogs
Spolin Law P.C.
Criminal Appeals Guide
Contact & Map
Spolin Law P.C. - Los Angeles
11500 W Olympic Blvd
Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Toll-Free: (310) 589-3793
Telephone: (310) 424-5816
Spolin Law P.C. - Austin Office
7600 Chevy Chase Drive, Suite 300
Austin, TX 78752
Toll-Free: (866) 716-2805
Spolin Law P.C. - New York Office
80 Broad Street
5th Floor
New York, NY 10004
Telephone: (212) 789-1320
Spolin Law P.C. - San Diego Office
501 W. Broadway, Suite 800
San Diego, CA 92101
Toll-Free: (310) 589-3793
Telephone: (310) 424-5816
Spolin Law P.C. - Houston Office
2500 Wilcrest, Suite 300
Houston, TX 77042
Toll-Free: (866) 716-2805
Spolin Law P.C. - Dallas Office
17304 Preston Road, Suite 800
Dallas, TX 75252
Toll-Free: (866) 716-2805
Spolin Law P.C. - San Francisco Office
1390 Market Street, Suite 200
San Francisco, CA 94102
Toll-Free: (310) 589-3793
Telephone: (310) 424-5816
Spolin Law P.C. - Pico-Robertson Office
9544 W Pico Blvd
Suite 202
Los Angeles, CA 90035
Toll-Free: (310) 589-3793
Telephone: (310) 424-5816