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Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law - Criminal Defense Law Firm in California

Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law is a criminal defense law firm serving clients throughout the Bay Area. Our firm was founded in 2005 by founding partner Nafiz M. Ahmed, and Shari Sukaram joined in 2008 as a managing partner. 

We have over 30 years of combined experience helping people navigate some of the most challenging times in their lives. 

Our criminal defense attorneys understand the emotional impact and potential consequences of criminal charges – whether you’re facing a misdemeanor or felony. That’s why we’re committed to protecting your rights and ensuring you are treated fairly throughout the legal process. 

We Dedicate Our Practice to Criminal Defense

At Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, we focus solely on defending adults and juveniles who have been accused of crimes. We have the experience and resources needed to fight criminal charges, and we’ve been helping clients avoid jail, prison, fines, and wrongful convictions for decades.

We handle all types of criminal matters. Call us today if you’ve been charged with a crime in San Mateo County or Santa Clara County.

Trusted and Experienced Criminal Defense Attorneys in Northern California 

When you’re facing criminal charges, a lot is at stake. Time is limited, and you must act quickly to preserve your freedom. You need an experienced and dedicated legal advocate on your side fighting for you. We can help. 

Since we opened our doors in 2005, we’ve successfully defended over 50 criminal trials and won over 3,000 cases. From a minor misdemeanor to the most serious felony offenses, we have the knowledge and skills to get the best outcome in your case. 

We’ve been recognized time and again for our exceptional client services and dedication to criminal defense. We have a California State Bar Certified Specialist in criminal law and a nationally published criminal defense author on our legal team. Our attorneys have also been recognized as Rising Stars, Top 100 Trial Lawyers, and Top 40 Under 40. 

At Ahmed & Sukaram, Attorneys at Law, we believe everyone deserves respect and dignity, even if they made a mistake. No matter the charges you’re facing, we’re here to support you during this emotionally difficult time. 

We’ll keep you informed throughout your case, and you’ll always know what’s happening. We’ll treat you like a family member and invest the time and resources needed to obtain the best possible resolution in your case. 

We Offer a Free and Confidential Initial Consultation. Contact Our Criminal Defense Attorneys in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Time is of the essence in a criminal case. The quicker you get a trusted criminal defense lawyer advocating for you, the better chances you’ll have of building a solid defense – or even having the charges dropped altogether. 

It’s imperative to speak with an attorney as soon as possible if you’ve been arrested or charged with a crime. We offer a free and confidential consultation to discuss your charges, give you our honest advice about what we can do to help, and develop a defense strategy tailored to your situation.   
Contact us today to get started. We serve in Redwood City, CA, and San Jose, CA.

San Jose, CA Law Office Location and Hours

Clients can find our law office at 1922 The Alameda, Suite 201, San Jose, CA 95126. Contact our office to see how we can help. Monday – Friday 8:00 – 17:00

1922 The Alameda, Suite 201, San Jose, CA 95126.
(408) 217-8818


Redwood City, CA Law Office Location and Hours

Clients can find our law office at 600 Allerton Street, Suite 201G, Redwood City, CA 94063. Contact our office to see how we can help. Monday – Friday 8:00 – 17:00

600 Allerton Street, Suite 201G, Redwood City, CA 94063
(650) 299-0500


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Nafiz Ahmed

Nafiz M. Ahmed 

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Shari Sukaram

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