Lawrence Taylor

DUI Defense Exclusively for 34 Years. Board-Certified Specialist: DUI Defense.
Contact: (888) 777-3449
Law School: UCLA School of Law
Jurisdiction: California


About Lawrence Taylor
Guided by the nationally-renown "Dean of DUI Attorneys", The Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor is a 4-attorney firm specializing in DUI defense exclusively since 1979, and maintains offices in Long Beach, Beverly Hills, Pasadena, Irvine, Riverside and Carlsbad. A former Marine and graduate of the University of California at Berkeley (1966) and the UCLA School of Law (1969), Mr. Taylor served as deputy public defender and deputy district attorney in Los Angeles before entering private practice. He was the trial judge's legal advisor in People vs Charles Manson, was Supreme Court counsel in the "Onion Field" murder case, and was retained by the Attorney General of Montana as an independent Special Prosecutor to conduct a one-year grand jury probe of governmental corruption. Turning to teaching, Mr. Taylor served on the faculty of Gonzaga University School of Law, where he was voted Professor of the Year, was Visiting Professor at Pepperdine University Law School, and was finally appointed Fulbright Professor of Law at Osaka University in Japan. With over 33 years of experience in the field, Lawrence Taylor is the author of over thirty articles and 13 books, including the standard text on DUI litigation, "Drunk Driving Defense", 7th edition (N.Y.: Aspen Law and Business) and "California Drunk Driving Defense", 4th edition (St. Paul, MN: West Publishing). He is one of only 4 DUI attorneys in California who is Board-certified as a DUI defense specialist. Over the past 30 years Mr. Taylor has proven a popular lecturer on DUI trial techniques and constitutional issues at over 200 CLE seminars in 39 states, including those sponsored by the American Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and numerous state bar associations including the California State Bar. He was one of the original 13 founders of the 1800-member National College for DUI Defense, served on its Board of Regents and was elected Dean for 199
Practice Areas
  • DUI & DWI
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • All major credit cards accepted.
  • Free Consultation
    • Free consultations are provided
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    • Payment plans available.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
DUI Defense Specialist (National College for DUI Defense/American Bar Association)
Professional Experience
Attorney - DUI Defense, Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
Fulbright Professor of Law - Osaka University Law Faculty, United States Fulbright Commission
Fulbright Professor of Law - Osaka University Law Faculty, United States Fulbright Commission
Associate Professor of Law, Gonzaga University School of Law - Gonzaga University
Voted by student body "Professor of the Year" 1983-1984
Visiting Professor, Pepperdine University School of Law
Deputy District Attorney, Los Angeles District Attorney
Deputy Public Defender, Los Angeles County Public Defender
Deputy County Counsel, Los Angeles County Counsel
University of California - BerkeleyB.A. (1966)
UCLA School of LawLaw Degree
"Lifetime Achievement Award", National College for DUI Defense
Presented at Harvard Law School
Speaking Engagements
  • DUI Defense Law and Techniques; DUI and the Constitution
    Mr. Taylor has lectured to attorneys at over 200 seminars in 41 states over the past 35 years.
Professional Associations
Member, Founder and Former Dean, National College for DUI Defense
Member, United States Supreme Court Bar
Member, California State Bar # 46045


Articles & Publications


Website: Website
Blog: DUI Defense Blog



    Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor (Main Office)
    3780 Kilroy Airport Way, Suite 310
    Long Beach, CA 90806
    Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
    Telephone: (562) 989-4774
    Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
    11801 Pierce Street, Suite 200
    Riverside, CA 92505
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    Telephone: (951) 369-4999
    Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
    701 Palomar Airport Road, Suite 300
    Carlsbad, CA 92008
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    Telephone: (760) 448-8599
    Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
    1055 East Colorado Blvd., 5th Floor
    Pasadena, CA 91101
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    Telephone: (626) 204-2858
    Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
    9465 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 300
    Beverly Hills, CA 90212
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    Telephone: (310) 746-1960
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    19200 Von Karman Avenue, 4th Floor
    Irvine, CA 92612
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    Telephone: (949) 752-1550