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Jarrod M. Wilfert

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A Reputation of Excellence

Jarrod M. Wilfert has been involved in criminal law for over a decade and as a former Police Officer, Prosecutor and certified Drug Recognition Expert, he brings a unique and aggressive perspective to the practice of criminal defense and civil litigation.

Education & Experience

As a Police Officer, Mr. Wilfert worked the streets for years responding to calls and investigating hundreds if not thousands of criminal matters ranging from DUIs to more serious crimes against people. He was directly responsible for numerous substantial arrests and received many commendations for his work. During this period of time he was trained and recognized as a Drug Recognition Expert, the highest level of training related to narcotic impairment investigation.

After graduating from the University of California at Los Angeles, Mr. Wilfert attended Loyola Law School in Los Angeles where he received extensive training in Criminal Law and Trial Advocacy. Also during this period, Mr. Wilfert was granted the opportunity to be part of an internship with the Forensic Science/ Cold Case Homicide Unit of the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office where he learned firsthand from experienced investigators and prosecutors at that office.

During his career that has followed, Mr. Wilfert eventually became a Deputy District Attorney with the Ventura County District Attorney's Office. While there, he spent a substantial amount of time in court prosecuting a large caseload. He also engaged in extensive law and motion practice and negotiated a considerable number of plea agreements. During this portion of Mr. Wilfert's career, he received various awards from the Ventura County District Attorney for his trial skills.

Ready to Take on Your Case!

Now practicing Criminal Defense and Civil Litigation, Mr. Wilfert utilizes his aggressive mentality developed and honed over the years while investigating cases as a police officer and also while litigating as a prosecutor for the benefit of his clients. By bringing together an elite team of experienced former law enforcement professionals, Mr. Wilfert is able to provide his clients with the very best possible results in a quick and efficient manner.

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  • He got my son home to us in time for Christmas. We will always be grateful.

    “Mr. Wilfert saved my son! My son was arrested for criminal threats and had a public defender that did not communicate with him or us. Mr. Wilfert made one appearance and was able to get the Court and the DA to re-evaluate the case and dismiss the charges against him. He got my son home to us in ...
  • Great Lawyer

    “Great lawyer, helped me out of a tight spot (DUI). Couldn't ask for a better outcome of my case.”
  • Jarrod Wilfert is the most capable and hardworking attorneys in this county.

    “Jarrod Wilfert is a kind, honest, and caring attorney I met him when he was a police officer he help with tragic event and help my family navigate the system. Later as an attorney he helped my child through the court system and gave him a sense of ownership and responsibly in one's actions. Jarr...
  • He is a very passionate, hard-working attorney, and he will tell you what you need to hear, minus sugar-coating, smoke-blowing or game-playing.

    “Jarrod M. Wilfert is an excellent attorney who also happens to be an excellent person. Jarrod knows his field and the players in it inside and out, having worked in pretty much every capacity possible for several years now. He is a very passionate, hard-working attorney, and he will tell you wha...
  • Honest, ethical, and a criminal defendant's best advocate.

    “A former District Attorney and Police Officer that knows the system better than anyone I know. Honest, ethical, and a criminal defendant's best advocate.”
  • Couldn’t ask for a better outcome of my case.

    “Great lawyer, helped me out of a tight spot (DUI). Couldn't ask for a better outcome of my case.”
  • Impressed

    “I was arrested for the first time in my life for a DUI after a traffic collision and was scared. A friend recommended Jarrod Wilfert after he handled her son's situation; I couldn't be more grateful. Attorney Wilfert contacted the DMV and the Ventura County District Attorney's office and was abl...
  • I could not be more impressed with the level of communication his office showed every step of the way.

    “I was arrested for the first time in my life for a DUI after a traffic collision and was scared. A friend recommended Jarrod Wilfert after he handled her son's situation; I couldn't be more grateful. Attorney Wilfert contacted the DMV and the Ventura County District Attorney's office and was abl...
  • Mr. Wilfert helped my family through a difficult time.

    “Mr. Wilfert helped my family through a difficult time. He communicated frequently and got my daughter through the system. I would highly recommend him. He is a very good attorney and understand the system.”
  • Kind, Honest, and Caring

    “Jarrod Wilfert is a kind, honest, and caring attorney I met him when he was a police officer he help with tragic event and help my family navigate the system. Later as an attorney he helped my child through the court system and gave him a sense of ownership and responsibly in one's actions. Jarr...
  • Highly Recommend

    “Mr. Wilfert helped my family through a difficult time. He communicated frequently and got my daughter through the system. I would highly recommend him. He is a very good attorney and understands the system.”
  • Saved My Son

    “Mr. Wilfert saved my son! My son was arrested for criminal threats and had a public defender that did not communicate with him or us. Mr. Wilfert made one appearance and was able to get the Court and the DA to re-evaluate the case and dismiss the charges against him. He got my son home to us in ...
  • I will be eternally grateful for everything he has done for me.

    “Mr. Wilfert really helped me after I was arrested. He listened to me and re-investigate the matter and was able to keep the case from being filed. I will be eternally grateful for everything he has done for me. I would highly recommend him.”

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