About H. Dean Steward

Dean Steward is a 35 year veteran of the federal court system. For 12 of those years, he was in charge of the Federal Public Defender Office in Orange County. Dean brings a wealth of trial experience to defending his clients. He's tried more than 150 jury trials in federal court.

Over the years, he's trained and taught other lawyers to aggressively defend their federal court clients.

Whether the matter is a grand jury witness, a corporate executive targeted by federal prosecutors, a management employee who has come to the attention of law enforcement or people arrested on federal charges generally...

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Steward Once Again Named to Best Lawyers Group for 2017- October 2016, the Best Lawyer designation once again went to Mr. Steward. He's been so honored for more than 10 years straight.

Federal Charge Dismissed- September, 2016- After detailed investigation and trial preparation, the prosecution dismissed the federal case against Mr. Steward's client. Mr. Steward's investigator, Terry Rearick, found key witnesses to aid in the argument for dismissal.

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Directing Attorney- Federal Public Defenders- 
Orange County- 12 years
Chief Assistant Federal Public Defender-
Honolulu, Hawaii
Chairman- California State Bar Criminal Law Advisory Commission
President- Warren G. Ferguson Inn of Court
National  Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers- Amicus Committee
American Bar Association- Defense Services Committee
Lawyer Delegate- 9th Circuit Judicial Conference 

Fellow, America...

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