• - You have the right to remain silent - USE IT
  • - You ALWAYS have a right to a lawyer - USE IT
  • - It is LEGAL for the police to lie to you - BEWARE
  • - You do not have to talk to anyone without a lawyer - EVER
  • - You NEVER have to sign anything before you see a lawyer
  • - The police DO NOT have to read your "rights" to arrest you
  • - Anything you say CAN and probably WILL be used against you



Say nothing, sign nothing, and always ask for a lawyer first!




David A. Torres, Attorney at Law, graduated from Gonzaga University School of Law and has been a member of the California Bar since 1988. For over 20 years he has been a successful attorney at law in Kern County, focusing his practice on federal and state criminal defense. Mr. Torres has extensive experience in criminal defense where he has tried over 146 felony jury trials to verdict, including 15 homicides. Additionally, Mr. Torres is fluent in both Spanish and English. More




David A. Torres is committed to your defense: David A. Torres understands the criminal justice system and how to effectively negotiate with the other side. You will receive the personal attention you deserve. Mr. Torres will be with you through every step of the criminal defense process.



Monica Bermudez, Attorney at Law, is a skillful lawyer who represents clients throughout the Central Valley. She has conducted numerous court proceedings, including hearings, trials, and various motions. She is very familiar with "the system" and is knowledgeable of California criminal law.


Prior to joining the Law Offices of David A. Torres, Monica worked for the Tulare County Public Defender's Office as an Attorney and as a Law Clerk for three years. As a Public Defender, she was in court nearly every day, and dealt with a wide range of criminal charges - including Domestic Violence, Theft, DUI, Forgery, Burglary, Assault, Sexual Assault, down to Simple Possession of Drugs, Driving on a Suspended License, Public Intoxication, Disorderly Conduct, and many other types of cases. More


Monica Bermudez is committed to your defense: Monica Bermudez has extensive trial knowledge and knowledge of the California Criminal Justice System. You will receive the expertise and professional you deserve. Ms. Bermudez will be with you through every step of the criminal defense process.


If you have any questions regarding a criminal case or investigation, please contact us for an initial consultation. The Law Offices of David A. Torres serves clients through out Kern County.