Welcome to Law Offices of Lisa Z. Liu

State Bar

★ Former Deputy District Attorney
★ Top 10 Law School Graduate
★ No Jail for 99%+ of all clients
★ Ranked #1 in San Gabriel Valley
★ Fluent in Chinese/Spanish/English

Lisa Z. Liu, Esq.

Attorney Lisa Z. Liu is a former Deputy District Attorney with extensive courtroom and jury trial experience. Lisa was immediately hired as a DDA after graduating from one of the nation’s best law schools, the University of Michigan Law School. After being a DDA for several years, Lisa opened her firm in January 2014 and built her thriving practice on sheer word of mouth from colleagues and former clients. 


In a few short years since starting her own private practice, Lisa has not only earned the respect and trust of her clients but also the admiration of her colleagues. Lisa has been voted onto the Board of Governors for the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice (CACJ). With over 2000 members, CACJ is the country’s largest statewide criminal defense bar association. She was also selected to serve on the Board of Directors for the Los Angeles Criminal Courts Bar Association, the only LA based criminal bar association to have representatives from the Defense, the Prosecution and the Bench. 


Lastly, Lisa was elected to the Board of Governors of the Southern California Chinese Lawyers Association, the oldest APA bar in the country and the largest APA bar in Southern California.


Attorney Lisa Z. Liu is the ONLY State Bar Board Certified Criminal Law Specialist who fluently speaks Mandarin Chinese in all of Southern California. 

Practice Areas

Driving Under Influence

 First Time DUI, High Blood Alcohol Levels, Second Time/Third Time/Multiple DUI, DUI with Injury or Great Bodily Injury, Felony DUI, DUI Probation Violations, Underage DUI, Vehicular Manslaughter, Chemical Test Refusal, DMV Hearings

Domestic Violence

Misdemeanor Domestic Violence, Infliction of Corporal Injury, Felony Domestic Violence, False Imprisonment, Child Endangerment, Assault with a Deadly Weapon, Dissuading a Witness, Annoying Phone Calls or Electronic Communication

Theft Related Offenses

Petty Theft, Auto Theft, Burglary, Grand Theft, Grand Theft Auto, Grand Theft Firearm, Identity Theft, Receiving Stolen Property, Theft of U.S. Mail, Embezzlement

Drug Related Offenses

Drug Distribution, Drug Possession, Drug Trafficking/Transportation, Marijuana Cultivation, Manufacturing Hash Oil, Manufacturing Drugs,Possession for Sale, Prescription Fraud

Serious and Violent Crimes

Arson, Assault and Battery, Assault with a Deadly Weapon and/or Great Bodily Injury, Brandishing a Firearm, Burglary, Concealed Weapon, Criminal Threats, Domestic Violence, False Imprisonment, Home Invasion, Kidnapping, Manslaughter,  Mayhem, Murder, Resisting Arrest, Robbery, Terrorist Threats

Gun Related Offenses

Concealed Firearm, Loaded Firearm, Negligent Discharge of Firearm, Unregistered Firearm, Felon in Possession of Firearm, Felon in Possession of Ammunition, Stolen Firearm, Use of Firearm in Commission of a Crime, Assault with a Deadly Weapon/Firearm

Sex Crimes

Child Molestation, Child Pornography, Failure to Register, Indecent Exposure, Pimping, Pornography, Prostitution, Rape, Sexual Assault, Statutory Rape

Sealing & Expungements

Sealing Due to Factual Innocence, Sealing Due to Dismissal or Non-Filing, Expungement of Misdemeanor Cases, Expungement of Felony Cases

Federal Crimes

Aircraft Hijacking, Bank Robbery, Carjacking, Child Pornography, Computer Crimes, Credit Card Fraud, Federal Hate Crimes, Identity Theft, Kidnapping, Mail Fraud, Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations (RICO) violations

What Our Clients Say About Us

Why Choose Us

We are the highest ranked law firm with the most reviews in the San Gabriel Valley on Yelp. We have serviced hundreds of clients like you. Most of our clients are typically working professionals and first time offenders. We believe that a criminal charge should not affect your life forever. Call us now so we can strategize how to dismiss or reduce your criminal case today. 

Highly Experienced

Lisa Liu is a former Deputy District Attorneys with a decade of experience in solely criminal law. She is a board certified criminal law specialist. She is known throughout California as she is a board member on the largest statewide criminal defense organization in the nation. Hire someone with the best reputation to represent you and your case in court.

We Care About You, Yes You.

We are a boutique law firm, meaning that Attorney Lisa Liu personally handles every single case and every client receives personalized attention. We do not take every case. Our firm's mission is to make a positive difference in every case we do accept, whether if it is dismissing a case, reducing charges, reducing incarceration time, saving a professional license, or preserving your immigration status.