DUI Lawyer
Phoenix, AZ

If you are arrested for a DUI or DWI offense, we appreciate the serious effect this can have on both your own life and of those close to you. This can range from the loss of your license - with the wide range of consequences which can then follow - to the prospect of spending a period of time in jail. This is why it is of prime importance that you quickly consult with an experienced DUI lawyer.

Contact us for a free initial consultation at

(602) 663-7592

DUI Defense Attorney

James Palestini, here at Palestini Law, is a DUI attorney that has conducted more than 300 trials in the State of Arizona. He is the trusted go-to for so many clients, who also recommend his approach and experience wholeheartedly to other family members, friends, or work colleagues, should they have the need for such services.

If you are involved in a DUI or DWI situation, you'll want to fully understand your position and then know that your defense case is in the most capable of hands. This is why so many Arizonans turn to the expert team here at Palestini Law.

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Being charged with a crime will be one of the most difficult situations you or your loved ones will ever face.

For aggressive and experienced representation in DUI, felony, and misdemeanor cases, I’m here to help.

To speak to me directly, and NOT an assistant, call Palestini Law, PLC, at 602-663-7592 for a free initial consultation.

Meet Your Lawyer - James Palestini


Originally from Toronto, Canada, James Palestini relocated to Arizona where he received his Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice Studies with a minor in Criminology from Arizona State University. During this time, Mr. Palestini mentored other students, played competitive soccer and worked over 40 hours a week while still managing to graduate Magna Cum Laude.


James is a Canadian who moved to study at both Arizona State University and the Phoenix School of Law. Since gaining his licence, he has conducted over 350 trials and now specializes in the key area of criminal defense here in Arizona.

James Palestini - Criminal Defense Lawyer

Areas of Practice

Property Crimes

  • Theft
  • Shoplifting
  • Larceny

Personal Crimes

  • Domestic violence
  • Assault
  • Disorderly conduct

Statutory Crimes

  • Criminal traffic
  • Open container violations
  • Public intoxication

Trial Lawyer

  • Misdemeanor lawyer
  • Felony lawyer
  • Other criminal matters


"He assisted me with my minor domestic case and at the end, he make it happens and I didn’t have to go counseling or paying fines. I would recommend him to anyone because he is very nice and go out of his way to help you all he can."


"Thoroughly impressed by my recent experience hiring James. He is remarkably astute and professional and helped to get a case dismissed in my favour. Highly recommended!"

— Andrew

"James was absolutely amazing! He handled my case with ease and advised me properly on what is best for my situation! I would recommend this gentleman to anyone in need of serious help!"

— Julien

We are dedicated to being the best DUI Lawyer for you that we can!

James stands with you, as your DUI lawyer, each step of the way as your case is handled with complete professionalism, bringing his vast experience to bear on your behalf.

If you have been arrested over criminal, DUI, or DWI offenses, take the first step and contact us now for a free initial consultation!

Contact us for a free initial consultation at

(602) 663-7592

DUI Infographic - Palestini Law