Three of the Very Best

in San Diego County

We have 100+ years of combined experience and hundreds of trials under our belts! Read about the awards we have won.

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Criminal Defense Lawyers

We are recognized as being among the top criminal defense attorneys in San Diego County!

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Hundreds of Cases

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Mr. Muir handled a drug case for my son in the Vista Court house and managed to get the sentence to work furlough and probation. He was diligent, very responsive to any questions and worked very vigourously to assure that my son would get a fair sentence. He is not cheap--$5000 for a felony--but he gives you great worth for the money spent. He ...

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Three of the Best
in San Diego

Our team includes three of the most well respected criminal defense attorneys in San Diego County, attorneys you can trust to fight for you!

Raymond Gomez
Richard Muir
William F. Nimmo

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Our attorneys have extensive experience and outstanding results litigating difficult and complex criminal defense cases. Get a winning team on your side.

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Vista Criminal Defense Attorneys

Get 100+ Years of Experience on Your Side

If you were arrested anywhere in San Diego, North County, or other surrounding areas in Southern California, you will need a strong criminal defense attorney on your side. Under the representation of Raymond Gomez, Richard Muir, and William F. Nimmo, Attorneys at Law, you can experience the benefit of being in the care of a professional who has committed decades of experience to helping people fight criminal charges. When you retain Ray Gomez, Rich Muir, or Bill Nimmo, you can work with an attorney who has accomplished more than the average attorney. Our notable achievements include the following:

  • Each attorney is rated AV and Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Each attorney has practiced criminal law for over 35 years and together they have hundreds of jury trials
  • Bill Nimmo and Ray Gomez are former prosecutors and understand how the prosecution thinks and what motivates them to settle a case
  • Each attorney has a reputation for outstanding case results

Our awards include:

  • San Diego Trial Lawyer of the Year
  • Criminal Defense Bar Association's Directors Award for Excellence
  • San Diego Top Criminal Attorney Award 2008, 2010
  • Best Lawyers in America

Each lawyer has a reputation with the prosecutors and the court system that they can and will take a case to trial if negotiations fail to get the desired result.

As three of San Diego's finest criminal defense attorneys, we have the accolades and achievements to skillfully handle your case. When you are in need of a hard-hitting lawyer in your corner, you can rest assured that we can fight tirelessly on your behalf so that you can resolve your case and move on with your life.

San Diego's Premier Criminal Defense Lawyers

The actions that you take immediately following an arrest can be some of the most critical moments of your case. Having anyone less than a reliable, professional, ethical, and proven attorney by your side could be catastrophic to your defense. We are known throughout the entire San Diego area for being unwavering advocates of clients' rights in all stages of criminal defense.

As experienced trial attorneys, we can handle a wide range of criminal defense cases, including:

You can trust that our accolades in the legal community and our successful case results on behalf of our clients can serve as proof that our attorneys are among the finest practicing defense lawyers in the San Diego County area. Our significant accomplishments combined with our excellent reputation in the courts are a testament to why we are renowned Vista criminal defense attorneys and they are a validation of our dedication to our clients' rights and freedoms.

Mistakes can happen anywhere, anytime. We are here to help you!

We understand that a mistake can be made anytime and anywhere. If a mistake has sparked a run-in with the law, you will need the best possible legal representation from a lawyer who is willing to go the distance on your behalf.

We proudly serve the following areas in North San Diego County:

If you have been arrested in any of the areas listed above, you should consult our hardworking and award-winning attorneys as soon as possible. We would be proud to defend your reputation after serious criminal charges have been filed against you.

Contact Us for a Free Case Evaluation

Contact Ray Gomez, Rich Muir, and Bill Nimmo immediately after your arrest. It may seem as though the evidence against you is overwhelming, but with the right representation at your side, there may be defense strategies available to you. Call us today to schedule a free case evaluation with one of the award-winning criminal defense lawyers!