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Lawrence Taylor

Lawrence Taylor

DUI Defense Exclusively for 34 Years. Board-Certified Specialist: DUI Defense.
  • DUI & DWI
  • California
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Summary

Guided by the nationally-renown "Dean of DUI Attorneys", The Law Offices of Taylor & 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 34 years of experience in the field, Lawrence Taylor is the author of over 30 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.

Education
University of California - Berkeley
B.A. (1966)
UCLA School of Law
Law Degree
Professional Experience
Attorney - DUI Defense
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
- Current
Fulbright Professor of Law - Osaka University Law Faculty
United States Fulbright Commission
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Fulbright Professor of Law - Osaka University Law Faculty
United States Fulbright Commission
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Associate Professor of Law
Gonzaga University School of Law
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Voted by student body "Professor of the Year" 1983-1984
Visiting Professor
Pepperdine University School of Law
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Deputy District Attorney
Los Angeles District Attorney
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Deputy Public Defender
Los Angeles County Public Defender
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Deputy County Counsel
Los Angeles County Counsel
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Publications
Articles & Publications
"California Drunk Driving Defense" (4th edition)
West Publishing
"Drunk Driving Defense" (7th edition)
Aspen Publishers (N.Y.)
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.
Certifications
DUI Defense Specialist
National College for DUI Defense/American Bar Association
Awards
"Lifetime Achievement Award"
National College for DUI Defense
Presented at Harvard Law School
Professional Associations
Member, Founder and Former Dean
National College for DUI Defense
- Current
Member
United States Supreme Court Bar
- Current
Member
California State Bar # 46045
- Current
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free consultations are provided
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    All major credit cards accepted.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    Payment plans available.
Practice Area
  • DUI & DWI
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Blog
DUI BLOG
Blog
DUI Defense Blog
Contact & Map
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor (Main Office)
3780 Kilroy Airport Way, Suite 310
Long Beach, CA 90806
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (562) 989-4774
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
7121 Magnolia Avenue
Riverside, CA 92504
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (951) 369-4999
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
701 Palomar Airport Road, Suite 300
Carlsbad, CA 92008
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (760) 448-8599
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
155 N. Lake Avenue
Suite 800
Pasadena, CA 91101
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (626) 204-2858
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
468 N. Camden Drive
2nd floor
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (310) 746-1960
Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor
19200 Von Karman Avenue, 4th Floor
Irvine, CA 92612
USA
Toll-Free: (888) 777-3449
Telephone: (949) 752-1550