Los Angeles Criminal Defense Firm
Meet Stephen R. Kahn

Stephen R. Kahn

Of Counsel


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Attorney Stephen R. Kahn is one of the most prominent Federal and State Attorneys in the United States. With more than 40 years of experience, he understands how to navigate the Federal and State process and get the best possible results. He has worked with hundreds of United States Attorneys and District Attorneys, and is extremely well respected. He achieves results based on professionalism and hard work. Attorney Kahn works to humanize his clients and tell their stories to those who will decide their fate in order to try and achieve a favorable plea deal or have the case dismissed before it ever reaches trial. If a successful outcome can’t be achieved before trial, he’s not afraid to stand up for his client throughout the process, utilizing an effective and aggressive strategy that relies on timing and negotiation.


“I love what I do and Justice is the most important thing to remember.” - Attorney Kahn

Attorney Kahn received his undergraduate degree from the University of California Los Angeles, and then completed his J.D. at Loyola University School of Law. After graduation, he served under one of the most prestigious attorneys in Los Angeles before partnering at several boutique law firms and then eventually opening a solo practice in 1989. Today, he is Of Counsel to Stephen G. Rodriguez & Partners where his invaluable experience and knowledge can continue to provide our clients with effective, hard-hitting criminal defense counsel. When not in the courtroom, Attorney Kahn is a member of the Inns of Court, which is a highly-prestigious legal organization that’s comprised of legal professionals including judges, academics, and other peer attorneys who uphold a high standard of ethics and professionalism.

Notable Case Results:

  • People v. Robert Underwood Westminster Branch of the Orange County Superior Court Case. Mr. Underwood was charged with 2 counts of 288a and facing life in prison. HUNG JURY-CASE DISMISSED
  • People v. Floyd Eddings San Bernardino: Not guilty on seven different sex crime charges (acquitted on all charges) NOT GUILTY-CASE DISMISSED
  • Burning Man Sexual Harassment: NOT GUILTY (acquitted of all charges)
  • People v. Corene De La Cruz-Attempted Murder in San Fernando: NOT GUILTY
  • Gang Member Murder in Compton: CASE DISMISSED
  • Methamphetamine drug sale: Case dismissed by hung jury
  • Restaurant owner first-degree murder of a patron: Not guilty

Bar Admissions:

  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Courts of:
    • California
    • Connecticut
    • Alaska
    • Minnesota
    • Nevada
    • Wisconsin (Eastern District)
    • Texas (Southern District)
    • Virginia (Eastern District)
    • Oklahoma (Northern District)
    • New York (Eastern District)

Real Testimonials

From Previous & Existing Clients
  • “Excellent experience!”

    J. & A.
  • “Estoy muy agradecido, es muy recomendable, con un trato muy cordial y mucha experiencia legal.”

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

    Anonymous
  • “Thanks guys for having my back!”

    Kaycie
  • “Excellent Attorney!”

    A.
  • “Many thanks for your hard work.”

    J. Terrell
  • “Mr Rodriguez really listened.”

    Carla - Avvo
  • “Great Job and Thumbs Up!”

    A.
  • “I feel sure you have impacted more lives for the better than you will ever know.”

    D.D. & H.S.
  • “He's at the top of his law game.”

    R.M.
  • “My experience with Stephen and Ken was exemplary.”

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

    Jesus C.
  • “If anybody is looking for an attorney, I would HIGHLY recommend choosing Stephen G. Rodriguez & Partners!”

    Roberto V.
  • “Both Kahn and Rodriguez are phenomenal lawyers and definitely deserve your attention.”

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

    Roxanna A.
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