We are known as one of the most skilled Criminal Defense law firms in the Torrance, California area.

Our law firm’s skilled Criminal Defense attorneys and former court criminal prosecutors have many decades of broad court room experience serving Torrance and all of the neighboring regions.

DUI Criminal Defense lawyers in Torrance

DUI Criminal Defense

Our experienced DUI attorneys know the ins and outs of the Torrance area DUI Law. If you've been charged with a first time or multiple offense DUI in the Torrance area, reach out to us for a free consultation.

Domestic Violence Criminal Defense Torrance

Domestic Violence Criminal Defense

We've helped hundreds of residents with Domestic Violence-related cases in our time as Torrance Criminal Defense lawyers. Take the next right step by consulting a legal professional at Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP today.

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Theft Crimes Criminal Defense

Our firm has decades of experience handling Torrance area Theft Crimes charges ranging anywhere from petty theft charges to the most serious of theft crimes. Be sure your rights are protected by hiring one of Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP's skilled lawyers in the Torrance, California area.

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Sex Crimes Criminal Defense

Our team of attorneys has seen many various types of Sex Crimes cases. Be sure to understand your situation and proceed with experienced legal guidance if you have a Sex Crimes charge on your hands.

Weapons Crimes Criminal Defense attorneys in Torrance

Weapons Crimes Criminal Defense

We have results to show that we are some of the best Weapons Crimes defense lawyers in the Torrance area. Illegal firearm possession, brandishing a firearm, or assault charges - our Torrance legal team can help with it all.

Torrance Traffic Crimes Criminal Defense attorneys

Traffic Crimes Criminal Defense

Don't get caught on the wrong side of the law when it comes to Traffic Crimes. Penalties can result in loss of license and oftentimes without counsel, much worse. Call our Torrance office today to speak with a Traffic Crimes lawyer for free.

Torrance Drug Crimes Criminal Defense lawyers

Drug Crimes Criminal Defense

Do not speak with narcotics detectives or appear in court before speaking to our Torrance Drug Crimes Criminal Defense attorneys. With what you stand to lose if convicted, it is crucial that you seek out the guidance of an accomplished criminal defense lawyer with a successful track record of defending Drug Crimes similar to yours in Torrance, California Courts.

Torrance Criminal Defense Law Firm

General Criminal Defense

We can assist you in all areas of Criminal Defense in and around the Torrance, California area.  At Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP we have the Criminal Defense trial and negotiating experience to ensure the best possible outcome for you in your case.  Contact us at (818) 688-3487 for a free consultation today.

Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP's decades of experience in the greater Torrance area and all of Southern California has garnered the attention of clients, courtrooms, and media outlets across the state. Below are just a few examples.

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Stephen Sitkoff is a partner at started his legal career as a deputy district attorney more than 30 years ago prosecuting cases at the Los Angeles criminal courts in Southern California.


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Paul Takakjian is the founding partner at Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP. Mr. Takakjian started his legal career over 35 years ago as a deputy district attorney with the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office.

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James possesses over a decade of legal experience and serves as the firm's senior case analyst handling the initial calls from prospective clients. James joined Takakjian & Sitkoff, LLP in 2005.