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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Super Lawyers Designate Dean Steward As a Top White Collar Criminal Defense Attorney- January, 2016- The rating organization has repeated their listing of Dean Steward as one of Orange County's best lawyers in the field.

Steward Again Named to Best Lawyers in America: White Collar Criminal Defense- AUGUST, 2015- For the 10th year in a row, Dean Steward has been named one of the top lawyers for white collar criminal defense in America.

KPCC Radio 89.3, Los Angeles- AUGUST, 2015- In...

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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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