Attorney Profile

Top Rated Criminal Defense Attorney in San Diego, CA

Brian J. White
Brian J. White, Attorney at Law
4320 Iowa St
San Diego, CA 92104
Phone Work 619-280-8022
Fax Fax 619-280-8023
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2016
Licensed Since: 1991
Education: Pepperdine University School of Law
Practice Areas: Criminal Defense (80%), Criminal Defense: DUI/DWI (20%)


Selected To Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2016

Selected to Super Lawyers for 9 years bottom-image

Practice Areas

Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart


Brian J. White has been serving clients in San Diego, California, since 1991. He is a certified criminal law specialist who has successfully defended hundreds of accused persons on charges ranging from misdemeanors to serious felony offenses, including murder. His competent team of professionals includes investigators and relevant experts that conduct early and in-depth case examinations.

After earning his J.D. from Pepperdine University, Brian White went on to pass the California bar exam. He was admitted to practice before all courts of the state of California, the United States Federal Court, Southern and Central Districts, and the United States Supreme Court.

Brian White is currently an active member of several prominent organizations, including the National Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice and the California Public Defender's Association. He has received an AV* peer review rating, the highest awarded by Martindale-Hubbell. He is married with one child.

*AV Preeminent and BV Distinguished are certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories: legal ability and general ethical standards.

About Brian White

Law School: Pepperdine University School of Law

Admitted: 1991, California

Professional Webpage:

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Criminal Law Specialist by The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Past Co-Chair, San Diego County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • California
  • Member, California Public Defender's Association
  • Member, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • Member, National Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Member, San Diego Criminal Defense Lawyers Club

Find Me Online

Last Updated: 2/1/2016
Call me at 619-280-8022

To: Brian J. White

Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

Map Location

What is Super Lawyers

Find Us On


Visit Super Lawyers UK