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Over 100 Years of
Legal experience
Former Prosecutors Vigorously
Representing Your Rights

Corrigan Welbourn Stokke, APLC has built their firm on reputation, a collaborative approach and personalized attention.  We are ready to fight for your case with the skill and experience your case requires. 

Newport Beach Criminal Defense Attorneys

Orange County Attorneys With Over 100 Years of Experience

Criminal charges have the potential to change the rest of your life. If you are being accused of criminal activity of any type, you deserve to have the best chance at defeating your charges. The Newport Beach criminal defense attorneys at Corrigan Welbourn Stokke, APLC are ready to provide you with strategic legal defense so that your side of the story is heard.

Our criminal defense law firm is backed by over 100 years of legal experience, and each of our lawyers began their careers as prosecutors. Importantly, we do not hand your case off to a less-experienced lawyer. Instead, each of our founding attorneys approaches cases collaboratively, so you can trust that your future is being defended with the focus it needs. We handle misdemeanors, felonies, state crimes, and federal crimes.

To find out how our Newport Beach criminal defense attorneys will help you, call today at (949) 251-0330. We serve all of Orange County. Read our criminal lawyer reviews to see why clients choose our Newport Beach law firm when they're looking for the best criminal defense attorney near them.

  • Best Lawyers of America
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • California State Bar
  • AV Rated Martindale Hubbell
  • Super Lawyers

The Attorneys of Corrigan welbourn Stokke

Bringing Over a Century of Experience 

We Help Our Clients
Move Forward

Recent Case Results
  • Reduced to a Misdemeanor Battery with Serious Bodily Injury Reduced to a Misdemeanor
  • Dismissed Attempted Murder Charges Dismissed
  • Charges Dismissed Charges Dismissed in Felony Embezzlement of Airplane Case
  • Dismissed Domestic Violence and Probation Violations dismissed
  • Dismissed DUI Charges Dismissed
  • Misdemeanor and no Jail DUI with Great Bodily Injury Reduced to a Misdemeanor and no Jail
  • Dismissed Felony Domestic Violence and False Imprisonment Charges Dismissed
  • Reduced Felony DUI with Great Bodily Injury case to be reduced to misdemeanor
  • Dismissed Hung Jury in Re-trial of Penalty Phase of Death Penalty Trial
  • Reduced Misdemeanor DUI case reduced to a speeding ticket

A FirM of Distinguished Attorneys

When someone is facing serious criminal charges, they deserve the benefit of experienced legal representation from our defense attorney in Newport Beach. Corrigan Welbourn Stokke has the resources needed to protect the rights of the accused in Orange County courts. Our attorneys have joined together to provide every client with a combined 100 years of experience. We approach every case dynamically as former prosecutors, and work collaboratively for the benefit of our clients. Our Newport Beach defense law firm is small because our clients deserve to be more than a file that has been quickly looked over at a larger firm. We never hand your case to associate attorneys. Instead, our clients receive help from our founding attorneys.

Call our Newport Beach defense attorneys today at (949) 251-0330 for help with your criminal case in Newport Beach!

What sets Our Firm Apart

  • Over 100 Years of Combined Experience 

  • Former Prosecutors With Invaluable Trial Experience 

  • A Boutique Style Firm Focused on Client Attention & Experience

Satisfied Clients
Share Their Experiences

  • As far as I'm concerned Ed Welbourne is the Jason Bourne of the courthouse!

    “As far as I'm concerned Ed Welbourne is the Jason Bourne of the courthouse!”

    - Anthony J. G.
  • I have never met an attorney like Ed before; he is truly one of a kind.

    “He made me feel like I was important and that I mattered. I have had attorneys in the past and not always good experiences. However, Ed restored my faith in the legal system.”

    - Former Client
  • I am strongly recommend Mr. Welbourn to need an excellent attorney to defense your criminal case.

    “Mr. Welbourn fought hard to win the case with excellent result, a misdemeanor with a sentencing of 60 days to do Pay To Stay program.”

    - Former Client
  • I would highly recommend him, well worth it!

    “He is not only professional but compassionate and very patient with all my questions, worries and mini-nervous breakdowns.”

    - Former Client
  • Throughout all the matters I have worked with Ed on, I was impressed and pleasantly surprised at the level of dedication, commitment and energy he put into all three cases.

    “ His compassion during a very stressful for time for me and my family was extraordinary. He listened attentively, was extremely thorough, patient and immediately engaged with the case.”

    - Former Client

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