Attorney Frances Prizzia has devoted her career to providing criminal defense resources to the people of Southern California. For her tenacity and compassion on behalf of her clients in their pursuit of justice, she has once again been named in The National Trial Lawyers' list of the Top 40 Under 40. A professional organization devoted to recognizing outstanding achievement in the legal community, The National Trial Lawyers handpicks only the most accomplished trial attorneys under the age of 40 in the areas of criminal defense and civil plaintiffs for this distinction.
In addition to being recognized in the Top 40 Under 40 list for the fourth year in a row, Attorney Prizzia has also been named a Top 100 National Trial Lawyer for 2019 for the fifth consecutive year. This honor puts Frances Prizzia in the company of some of the most respected trial lawyers in the nation. To receive this title, candidates must pass a peer nomination process, as well as third-party reviews. Frances Prizzia is extremely proud of this accomplishment, and plans to continue to live up to it by fighting for her clients.
Frances Prizzia first began her pursuit of the law at Santa Clara University School of Law. During this time, she served as a certified law clerk at the Public Defender’s Office in Santa Cruz. She graduated in 2005 with a Juris Doctor, and quickly realized she had a passion for helping the criminally accused. Her first job out of law school was working as a public defender in Orange County.
Twelve years ago, she founded The Law Office of Frances Prizzia, and has been honored to receive several awards during the decade-plus she has spent defending the people of Southern California. In addition to being recognized by The National Trial Lawyers, she has a perfect 10.0 “Superb” Avvo rating, and has received the Avvo Clients’ Choice Award (2016). She was also given the 10 Best Client Satisfaction Award (2016) by the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys™, and has been selected in the National Association of Distinguished Counsel’s Top One Percent.
Whether you have been arrested for a drug crime, DUI, or domestic violence, Orange County Criminal Lawyer Frances Prizzia can help you. For over a decade, The Law Office of Frances Prizzia has been committed to defending the rights of people across Southern California. If you or a loved one has been accused of a crime, contact the office here, or call about a free consultation at (714) 362-0157.
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