Kresta N. Daly

Attorney Profile

Top Rated White Collar Crimes Attorney in Sacramento, CA

Barth Daly LLP
 | 431 I Street, Suite 201
Sacramento, CA 95814
Phone: 916-440-8600
Fax: 916-440-9610
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1998
Practice Areas:
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar (50%),
  • Civil Rights (50%)
Attorney Profile

Kresta Daly has nearly 20 years of experience as a litigator.  When everything is on the line, she is the person people turn to to defend their rights, their liberty, their reputations and their livelihood.  

Kresta is known for her creativity and dedication to her clients.  As a graduate of the National Criminal Defense College she trained under some of the best  lawyers in the country.  That experience taught her that justice f is won only through gaining a complete understanding of the person and the case.

Ms. Daly brings a dynamic, client focused approach to all of her cases. Prior to co-founding Barth Daly LLP, Ms. Daly spent nearly 20 practicing law.  During her career Ms. Daly has successfully sued the government agencies and private business on behalf of her clients.

A published author and frequent lecturer, Ms. Daly is a member of the Federal Bar Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, California Women Lawyers, Women Lawyers of Sacramento and the Sacramento County Bar Association.

Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Criminal Defense: White Collar (50%): White Collar Crime

Civil Rights (50%): Police Misconduct, Discrimination

Focus Areas

White Collar Crime, Police Misconduct, Discrimination


Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2015 - 2018

Email Me

To: Kresta N. Daly
Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry

About Kresta Daly

Admitted: 1998, California

Professional Webpage:


  • Best of the Bar, Sacramento Business Journal, 2016
  • Top Lawyers, Sacramento Magazine, 2015
  • Best of the Bar, Sacramento Business Journal, 2015
  • Best of the Bar, Sacramento Business Journal, 2014
  • 40 Under 40, Sacramento Business Journal, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Sacramento County Indigent Defense Panel Committee – Qualifications Committee Member
  • Women Lawyers of Sacramento, Board Member
  • WEAVE Legal Committee, Member, 2014 - present
  • Schwartz-Levi Inn of Court, Barrister, 2006 through 2013
  • California State Bar Commission on Access to Justice, Commissioner
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Member, 2000 - present
  • Federal Bar Association, Member, 2012 - present
  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, Member, 2007 - present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member, 2010 - present
  • California Women Lawyers, Board Member, 2014

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Lecture, UC Davis, King School of Law, 2015
  • University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law – Assistant Adjunct Instructor, International Appellate Advocacy

Educational Background:

  • University of California, Davis, Bachelors of Arts in History and Rhetoric, 1991
  • National Criminal Defense College
Find Me Online
LinkedIn - @krestadaly
Office Location for Kresta N. Daly

431 I Street
Suite 201
Sacramento, CA 95814

Phone: 916-440-8600

Fax: 916-440-9610


Kresta N. Daly:

Last Updated: 2/22/2018

Page Generated: 0.15391492843628 sec