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We have 152 Complete Jury Trial Acquittals: NOT GUILTY/ALL CHARGES!!

The ONLY firm in Arizona which has 4 Board Certified Criminal Law Specialists *



“Victories” Definition: DM Cantor defines a “Victory” as a Complete Acquittal at Jury/Bench Trial; cases Dismissed after they were set for Jury/Bench Trial; cases Dismissed prior to being set for Jury/Bench Trial; Pre-Charge/Pre-Indictment cases where DM Cantor Prevented Charges from being filed; a Partial Acquittal at Jury/Bench Trial; cases in which Charges were Substantially Reduced; and cases where Prison/Jail exposure or Civil Repercussions were Substantially Reduced.
Below is only a sampling of our Victories and not a complete list. Click on any of buttons to view the type of charge and individual cases.

About David Michael Cantor

Your best chance of achieving a positive outcome in a criminal case is to hire a professional, experienced criminal defense attorney. David Michael Cantor is a very well respected Criminal Defense Attorney and accomplished DUI Defense Lawyer. David Michael Cantor has also been given the title of Certified Criminal Law Specialist per the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization.

Voted #1 by Ranking Arizona 2020 & 2021!

If you have been charged with DUI or another Criminal Offense you need expert representation that knows the courts, judges, and prosecutors that are against you. In addition, our firm is AV® rated (the highest possible rating) by Martindale Hubbell®, and are listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers®, Criminal Law Section.

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Partner/Founder, David Michael Cantor & Partner/Managing Attorney, Christine Whalin

Our team of defense attorneys pride themselves in obtaining the best results for our clients. The criminal lawyers with DM Cantor enjoy an excellent reputation as aggressive Arizona Criminal and DUI Lawyers. Our reputation with our clients and throughout the Legal Community exists is because of our aggressiveness, integrity, honesty, and professionalism. Many Phoenix Criminal Lawyers claim to be aggressive, yet they fail to follow through. Contact DM Cantor and speak to a Criminal Attorney in Arizona about your case.

David Michael Cantor started his Criminal Defense career as a Tempe DUI Lawyer. By utilizing the many years of experience, our firm implements the best DUI defense strategies to help clients beat a DUI in Arizona. We have documented over 5,000 case victories, of which, over 3,000 are DUI case victories in the State of Arizona. If you want to beat a DUI in Arizona, give us a call for a Free Consultation. If you are in the middle of a DUI stop, please call our 24 hour Emergency DUI Lawyer number (602) 307-0808.

We handle all variety of criminal court cases including: Arizona DUI / DWIExtreme DUI and Aggravated DUIVehicular CrimesHomicideDrug CrimesSex CrimesTheft Crimes Assault CrimesWhite Collar CrimesAppeals and more.

As a top Criminal Lawyer we cover all Courts in Arizona including: Phoenix City CourtScottsdale City CourtGlendale City CourtTempe City CourtMesa Municipal Court, and more. To view our Complete List of Arizona Courts, click on the link at the top menu of this page. If you have a case in a City Court or Justice Court, please give us a call as we’d like to speak with you as soon as possible regarding your upcoming court date. Our 24 Hour Emergency Lawyer Hotline Phone Number is (602) 307-0808, please call us if you need legal assistance.

* Per the Arizona Board of Legal Specialization in Criminal Law – David Michael Cantor, Christine Whalin, Joey Hamby & Bob McWhirter

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Board Certified in Criminal Law *
State Bar of Arizona

10.0 Superb Rating
AVVO Criminal Defense

AV-Highest Rated Preeminent Lawyers

National College for DUI Defense

Life Member
National Association of
Criminal Defense Lawyers

Super Lawyer
Criminal & DUI Defense

Voted #1 (2020)
Ranking Arizona

Top 1% Attorney
National Association
of Distinguished Counsel

Top 10 DUI/DWI Law Firm
American Institute of
DUI / DWI Attorneys

Top 100 Trial Lawyers
(Criminal Defense)
American Trial Lawyers Association

Top 100 Lawyer
American Society
of Legal Advocates

Lifetime Member
Best Attorneys of America

Top 10 Attorney
National Academy of
Criminal Defense Attorneys

Client Satisfaction Award
American Institute
of DUI / DWI Attorneys

DUI Defense Lawyers Association

American Association for Justice

American Bar Foundation

Charter Member
Trial Masters

America’s Top 100
Criminal Defense Attorneys

Life Member
Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice

Sustaining Member
Arizona Trial Lawyers Association

2019 Litigator of the Year
(Criminal Law)

American Institute of Trial Lawyers

Member Since 1989
American Bar Association

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