State Bar Certified Criminal Law Specialists

Richard Hutton has been awarded "Trial Attorney of the Year" twice by the LA Criminal Court Association.

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  • CDLA
  • CACJ
  • Super Lawyers

Premier Pasadena Dui Defense Attorneys

Criminal Defense Lawyers Serving Los Angeles & Surrounding Areas

At Hutton & Khalaf, our Pasadena DUI attorneys are devoted to providing strong defense on behalf of individuals who are facing criminal accusations of driving under the influence.

With more than 65 years of collective experience in the field, our lawyers possess the skills, resources, and tenacity necessary to handle even the toughest DUI cases.

Throughout our careers, we have handled over 700 DUI and criminal trials, and we will never hesitate to fight on a client's behalf in court. Because our Pasadena DUI attorneys understand that a client may find themselves in a complicated situation at any time of the day or night, we extend our representation 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Discuss your case today in a free and confidential case review.

In the News

Our firm is widely recognized as one of the leading criminal defense trial firms throughout Los Angeles and all of southern California. 

Trust in our Experience

Vigorously Representing Clients for Over 65 Years Collectively
  • 100% Free & Confidential Consultations
  • We're Known as the "Lawyers' Lawyer"
  • The Only “Recognized Leaders”© in LA County
  • Available to Answer Questions 24/7
  • Handled Well Over 10,000 Cases
  • Certified Criminal Law Specialists


The Defense You Deserve
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    Richard Hutton


    I am Attorney Richard A. Hutton. I have dedicated most of my legal career to representing accused individuals. As a Certified Criminal Law Specialist by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, I possess the expert knowledge to tackle even the most challenging kinds of cases. In fact, I have tried more than 500 jury trials!
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    Mark Khalaf


    Mark K. Khalaf has been practicing law for close to 20 years. During his legal career, he has worked for the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office and as a reserve deputy sheriff for the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department where he learned valuable information about how law enforcement officers conduct stops, write reports, prepare for testimony and build a case against a defendant. This experience has been invaluable for Mr. Khalaf in defending DUIs and has helped him obtain tremendous results for his clients.

Don't Just Take Our word For it

See What Our Clients Have Said
  • My end result far exceeded my expectations!

    “When I hired Rich Hutton after countless recommendations, the first thing he told me to do was to just go live my life and leave the worrying to him.”

    - David S.
  • Their ability to exercise tacit concern, emotional intelligence, and patience was an essential factor.

    “Just received a call from Mr. Wilson's office asking where to mail the $16,000 check they held in a custodian account in the event we went to trial. They could have kept every penny of that and it still would have been worth it to us.”

    - B & G
  • I was acquitted and it was as though a thousand pounds had been lifted from my shoulders.

    “They handled every detail. I highly recommend the Hutton & Khalaf law firm to everyone.”

    - TJ J.
  • Professional, attentive, and knowledgeable.

    “Staff is wonderful and always gets back to my phone calls and emails within a timely manner.”

    - Courtney A.

Real Results

See Our Successful Outcomes
  • Murder Dismissed - probation granted on neglig DUI Murder
  • Not Guilty - Both counts DUI Murder - Two separate counts
  • Not Guilty Vehicular Manslaughter
  • Dismissed Vehicular Manslaughter
  • Not Guilty DUI Murder

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