About Us

About Us


Our practice specializes in criminal defense, including both State and Federal Crimes for all felony and misdemeanor charges including, but not limited to, Assault and Battery, DUI, Drug Crimes, Weapons Crimes, Theft Crimes, White Collar Crimes, and Domestic Violence.

Areeg Akel is a successful, aggressive attorney who focuses her full, personal attention on every case. When you call The Law Offices of Areeg Akel, we will respond immediately to attend to your personal needs and concerns. Our goal is to resolve your case quickly while achieving the best possible results, with no unnecessary delays. Our clients are fully informed of the legal procedures and available options pertaining to each specific case. We will only settle a case when it’s in the client’s best interest and wellbeing.

About The Law Offices of Areeg Akel

The Law Offices of Areeg Akel is Located in Downtown San Diego at 401 West A Street. Our law office specializes in Federal and State Criminal Defense, Immigration Law throughout the United States, and Personal Injury Law in California.

Initial Consultation and Fact Finding

The Law Offices of Areeg Akel provides initial client consultations by appointment normally scheduled virtually based on the urgent matter and immediate attention case requires. Alternative arrangements can be made, if necessary, depending upon the client’s particular circumstances.

In-Person Consultations

Clients In-person meetings will be held at our main office location:

401 West A Street
San Diego, California 92101
(619) 325-2911

We offer free consultation. The law office accepts payment by major credit card (MasterCard, Discover, Visa) cashier’s check, money order, Zelle and cash.

Telephone Consultations

Consultations by Telephonic/ & Virtual conference calls are available to expedite the necessary and immediate clients’ legal concerns. Clients are provided with telephonic consultations unless an in person meeting is recommended by our law office.

Staff Members

In-House former FBI Special Agent with 30 years experience reviews applicable law enforcement procedures, policies and evidence collection. As needed, each case is reviewed as a team, which includes a former judge, former prosecutor and other experienced aggressive attorneys.

Attorney Fees

Attorney fees are not quoted unless and until you have had an initial consultation. Fees are determined on a case-by-case basis, which may depend on factors, such as the emergency involved, complexity of the matter, collateral issues (for example, immigration/deportation issues), administrative, judicial and/or other proceedings.