Gold & Witham Attorney Profiles
The team behind the success of Gold & Witham is made up of skilled
and dedicated attorneys along with a number of expert resources who provide
specialized service for individual cases. As a firm dedicated to building
a personalized, aggressive defense for our clients, we strive to provide
nothing but the highest quality of legal counsel.
The individuals below have the experience and credentials that you need
to feel confident that your case is being handled well.
Jeffrey Lewis Gold
Mr. Gold attended University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated
Magna Cum Laude as a Phi Betta Kappa. He moved on to Hastings College
of the Law in San Francisco to earn his law degree in 1983 and was admitted
to the California State Bar in December of that year. Since, he has compiled
a comprehensive resume of experience practicing criminal law that includes
time spent as a Deputy District Attorney for Los Angeles County.
Attorney Gold is associated with a number of reputable organizations that
include both the Los Angeles and Orange County Bar Associations, along
with the National College for DUI Defense and the California Deuce Defenders.
Mr. Gold uses the knowledge he has gained over his career to act as a
reliable and compassionate advocate for clients who are facing criminal charges.
Nigel Roy Witham
Attorney Witham studied law in England at the University of Warwick, where
he graduated with honors. After passing his Solicitor's Final Examination,
he practiced criminal defense in England for eight years before being
admitted to the California State Bar in 1996. Mr. Witham has since served
as an associate in criminal defense for a number of firms in Los Angeles,
including the Law Offices of Lawrence Taylor. From there, he and Attorney
Gold formed Gold & Witham, where they work together to defend residents
of Orange County facing DUIs and other criminal charges. Attorney Witham
belongs to the British American, Orange County, and Los Angeles Bar Associations
and has been published in The Orange County Lawyer.
Meet Our Consultants
Henry Greenberg – Drunk Driving Criminalist
Expert witness, Henry Greenberg, has served in 2400 drunk driving cases
as a Forensic Criminalist, State-Certified Forensic Alcohol Supervisor,
and Toxicologist. His career spans over 25 years and includes time spent
with the LA County Sheriff's Crime Laboratory. Gold & Witham retain
his expertise on a case-by-case basis to assist in the evaluation of Blood
Alcohol Content (BAC) tests for accuracy and administration. His scientific
analysis has proven to be immensely beneficial to ensure that DUI defenses
include all necessary and relevant scientific evidence and arguments.
Dr. Lexi Welanetz – Clinical Psychologist & Family Resource Counseling
As an independent consultant, Dr. Welenatz has practiced clinical psychology
in the legal field for 15+ years. Gold & Witham retain her services
for evaluating drunk driving cases with a personalized clinical analysis.
Her assessments can reveal causes and consequences of drunk driving that
can provide you with a comprehensive and just overview of the circumstances
surrounding your case. She has proven to be a valuable asset in defending
Our Team Is Prepared to Fight for You
With the attorneys and consultants from Gold & Witham in your corner,
there is no need to be intimidated by your criminal charges. We are committed
to pulling all of our resources to ensure that every angle of your case
is evaluated with diligence and thoroughness in order to build a defense
that will help you feel confident.
Contact our firm to let us help fight for your rights!