Los Angeles Criminal Defense Firm
Meet Kenneth J Kahn

Kenneth J. Kahn

Kenneth J. KahnKenneth 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 business cases.

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.

Bar Admissions

  • California: All Trial and Appellate Courts
  • United States District Courts, California Central and Southern Districts

Education

  • 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

Real Testimonials

From Previous & Existing Clients
  • “Thank you again for everything. You truly saved my life.”

    A.H.
  • “I would personally recommend this firm to anyone seeking legal counsel.”

    Jesus C.
  • “He's at the top of his law game.”

    R.M.
  • “Excellent Criminal Attorney!”

    Anonymous
  • “Amazing! I am eternally grateful!”

    Anonymous
  • “Very professional legal service.”

    J.S.
  • “My daughter has a bright future without a tarnish to her name thanks to Kenneth and Stephen.”

    Waleska P.
  • “Many thanks for your hard work.”

    J. Terrell
  • “Ideal attorney! He reduced misdemeanor to an infraction.”

    Anonymous
  • “Very Knowledgeable and Forthcoming!”

    R.
  • “I just received one of the best phone calls of my life.”

    A.I. English
  • “Thanks guys for having my back!”

    Kaycie
  • “Thank you for believing in me and getting me a second chance.”

    Anonymous
  • “I hired Mr. Rodriguez and Mr. Kahn and they immediately went to work on my case.”

    P.D. English
  • “We hired them and they immediately went to visit our son, which meant a lot to us.”

    Roxanna A
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