Jeffrey Lewis Gold
As one of two founding partners of Gold & Witham, Attorney Jeffrey
Lewis Gold received both his undergraduate and graduate education at University
of California, Berkeley, where he studied English literature. He then
began his pursuit of a career in law at Hastings College of the Law, San
Francisco. Here, he competed in the 1982 Snodgrass Moot Court Competition
and was nominated for the Best Appellate Brief and Oral Argument. Attorney
Gold was admitted to the California State Bar in December of 1983.
Before he began Gold & Witham, Attorney Gold worked for a variety of
law firms throughout Los Angeles. In 1984, he had his first role as an
associate in liability defense at Bronson, Bronson & McKinnon. He
moved on to a tenure as a Deputy District Attorney for Criminal Prosecution
and Deputy Public Defender for Criminal Defense of Los Angeles County.
He then spent time as an associate in civil litigation at the firms of
McKeown & Mitchell, Graiwer & Goldberg, and the Law Offices of
Stephen Verchick. For the next five years, he worked as a sole practitioner
in criminal defense and workers' compensation at his own firm of the
Law Offices of Jeffrey Lewis Gold. Following that, he served as an associate
in criminal defense for the Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor. In 2000, he
and Nigel Roy Witham teamed up to start the firm of Gold & Witham
with a mission to provide dedicated criminal defense counsel.
Throughout his career, Attorney Gold has become involved in a number of
prestigious associations throughout the state and nation. He is a member
of both the Orange County Bar Association and the Los Angeles County Bar
Association. Additionally, he belongs to the National College for DUI
Defense (NCDD) and is also associated with California Deuce Defenders.
Contact Gold & Witham today to retain the representation of an attorney with a comprehensive background
in criminal defense who is committed to fighting for your rights!