Kenneth J. Kahn
Kenneth J. Kahn has been a California lawyer since 1986. Mr. Kahn knows
"the system," and gets excellent results for our clients from
his experience on both sides: first as a prosecutor and now as an aggressive
and successful criminal defense lawyer. He was a trial attorney in the
Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office for over 15 years, including
the Major Narcotics Division, where he handled many wiretap, search, seizure,
forfeiture, and informant cases.
Mr. Kahn has successfully completed over 150 court and jury trials including
murder cases, "Second or Third Strike" cases, drug trafficking,
sales and possession, sex crimes including rape and child abuse, gang
and assault cases, conspiracy, burglary, robbery, as well as misdemeanors
such as solicitation and prostitution, battery, and driving under the
influence of alcohol or drugs ("DUI"). Mr. Kahn is also very
experienced in handling fraud, theft, embezzlement, and other white collar
He is also experienced in alternative sentencing, mental defenses, and
other psychological issues as well as the effects of substance abuse on
clients and their families.
Mr. Kahn has been an adjunct law school professor, teaching Advanced Criminal
Procedure at Southwestern Law School. He practiced business law for several
years before becoming a criminal lawyer. Kenneth Kahn knows the ins and
outs of Southern California: he is a second generation native Angeleno
who grew up in Huntington Park and Long Beach.
Mr. Kahn associated with Stephen G. Rodriguez in 2007. He specializes in
all aspects of criminal law from bail and trial court arraignment to appeals
where he has successfully argued before the
California Court of Appeals.
- California: All Trial and Appellate Courts
- United States District Courts, California Central and Southern Districts
Georgetown University Law Center, Juris Doctor, Washington, D.C., 1985
Georgetown University Business School, M.B.A., Washington, D.C., 1985
U.C.L.A., B.A., History, 1980, with Honors