Robert K. Weinberg

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Robert K. Weinberg Attorney Profile

Practice Focus

  • Criminal Defense & Trial Lawyer

  • Professional Licensing Board Defense

  • Federal Criminal Defense

  • Personal Injury Litigation

Practicing Law for 30 years

  • Highly skilled former Orange County District Attorney

  • Successfully handled over 5,000 cases and over 100 jury trials

  • Recognized authority in criminal defense

  • Recognized authority in professional license defense

  • Fluent in Spanish, Italian, Hebrew and Portuguese

  • Licensed to practice all matters in California

  • FBI, DEA, Federal criminal matters

  • Admitted to practice in many Federal district courts

  • Admitted to the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court

Robert K. Weinberg is a nationally recognized legal authority in criminal defense and professional licensing law featured in CBS News, NBC News, The Los Angeles Times, The Orange County Register, National Public Radio, The New York Daily News and numerous other press.

Experience You Can Trust

When your life is on the line, Robert Weinberg is the defense attorney you can count on to skillfully defend your rights and fight your case. As a former government prosecutor with the Orange County District Attorney's office, Mr. Weinberg not only knows the system, he is at home in it.

During his years as an Orange County Deputy District Attorney, Mr. Weinberg prosecuted 1,000's of crimes of all types. Mr. Weinberg knows how prosecutors and police investigate and construct a case against you and which defense strategies will be successful for you.

Often it is not the facts of the case that result in the best resolution, but understanding the system, relationships and skillful presentation of your case to the judge or prosecutor. Mr. Weinberg knows what prosecutors and judges are thinking and what they need to know in order to resolve your case favorably.

Exceptional Case Results

Mr. Weinberg has an excellent track record of wins throughout Los Angeles, Orange County and California. He has a sterling reputation as a tenacious attorney that works tirelessly to achieve the best possible outcome for you.

Client reviews consistently rank Chudnovsky Law amongst the top rated law firms in California. Over the past 30 years Mr. Weinberg has earned his reputation as a compassionate, highly skilled attorney for clients often experiencing some of life’s most challenging circumstances.

Skilled Criminal Defense Trial Lawyer

Mr. Weinberg defends clients in all phases of criminal prosecution from initial police investigations to arrest and throughout the process. Clients often retain Mr. Weinberg to handle pre-filing defense with the objective of preventing the filing of charges or getting charges reduced before they are even filed.

If your case will be decided by a court trial (only a small percentage are), Mr. Weinberg's experience will help achieve the best outcome possible.

He has cross-examined countless experts and is prepared to skillfully challenge prosecution evidence presented against you and aggressively fight your case at trial.

Mr. Weinberg has experience in every area of criminal defense including:

  • Misdemeanor, felony, multiple felonies

  • Special circumstance homicide

  • Licensed professionals charged with crimes or DUI

  • 1st, 2nd, 3rd and felony DUI

  • Felony DUI with great bodily injury

  • University Title IX matters

  • Federal white collar crimes

  • Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) matters

  • Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) matters

Over the last 30 years, he has handled virtually every type of criminal case including: drug crimes, theft, robbery, burglary, shoplifting, sex crimes, domestic violence, assault, battery, weapons charges, fraud, gang crimes, murder and attempted murder, narcotic drug trafficking and sales, arson, embezzlement, bench warrant, rape and crimes against police officers.

California Professional Licensing Defense

Mr. Weinberg provides both criminal and professional license defense representation for doctors, nurses, dentists and all healthcare professionals accused of inappropriate behavior or acts that may impact their ability to practice their profession.

If you are under investigation or your license has been suspended or revoked, Mr. Weinberg will adeptly represent you in front of Federal and all California health care licensing boards including:

  • Medical Board of California

  • California Board of Registered Nursing

  • Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians

  • California State Board of Pharmacy

  • Dental Board of California

  • Board of Chiropractic Examiners

  • Medicaid and Medicare fraud control units

  • Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA)

Adept at Complex Intersection of Licensing and Criminal Law

Criminal charges or even a DUI arrest can create serious challenges for licensed professionals. Mr. Weinberg skillfully defends healthcare professionals for matters involving both California and Federal law:

  • California healthcare licensing board violations

  • Criminal charges, substance abuse or DUI

  • Medicare, Medi-Cal and Medicaid fraud

  • DEA registrant investigations and violations

Serious Personal Injury and Accidents

Mr. Weinberg was introduced to personal injury law during his first job out of law school at a large law firm defending insurance companies from insurance claims. He is adept at dealing with insurance companies and responsible parties so clients can focus on recovery and getting back to work to support their families.

When a serious accident or injury occurs, you need a skilled trial lawyer to guide you through the complex world of personal injury, insurance liability law, medical malpractice and wrongful death litigation.

Mr. Weinberg uses his decades of experience to expertly navigate you through the complicated lawsuits and insurance negotiations that can result from serious injuries caused by negligence acts such as:

  • Auto, truck and bus accidents

  • Airplane crashes and aviation disasters

  • Traumatic brain injuries

  • Spinal cord injuries

  • Wrongful death

  • Catastrophic injuries

  • Medical malpractice and errors

  • Manufacturer product defects

Once Mr. Weinberg takes your injury case, he fights to obtain the full and just compensation you deserve for injuries and the best medical care. Chudnovsky Law limits the number of cases the firm accepts so that the firm can focus its’ efforts on achieving the best result for you. And all injury cases are handled on a contingency fee basis, where you pay no fees until we win for you.

Mr. Weinberg is Of Counsel at Chudnovsky Law.

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Service Area

Attorney Robert Weinberg handles cases throughout California including Irvine, Newport Beach, Los Angeles County, Orange County, Riverside County, San Bernardino County, San Diego County and Santa Monica.

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Robert Weinberg is fluent in 5 languages including Spanish, Italian, Hebrew and Portuguese. He has an undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California and earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law.

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Robert K. Weinberg in the Press

Robert K. Weinberg is a nationally recognized legal authority in criminal defense and professional licensing law regularly featured in news media to discuss famous cases and provide expert legal analysis and advice.

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Robert Weinberg keeps abreast of the latest changes in the law through continuing legal education and associations such as:

Last updated 7.23.19

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