Notice to those affected by the Paradise Camp Fire: Butte County has been inundated with attorneys from out-of-state seeking to “collect” cases. Please be advised that in almost every situation, you have plenty of time to research your legal options. We have a page with resources for the fire here.

Left to right: Kevin, Elizabeth, Dennie, Denver, Sandi

Left to right: Kevin, Elizabeth, Dennie, Denver, Sandi

Over 75 Years of Combined Experience in Criminal Defense

If you have been arrested or accused of a crime, you need a criminal and DUI defense attorney who is tough, experienced, and completely dedicated to your case.  Contact us at (530) 345-1396 to immediately speak with a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney in Chico, CA.  The attorneys at Latimer and Kenkel have more than 75 years of combined experience fighting and winning for our clients in criminal defense cases.  Established in 1977, Latimer and Kenkel consists of smart, tenacious, proficient criminal trial attorneys--in fact, our name is synonymous with the best representation that Northern California has to offer.

Expert Criminal Defense Representation in Butte County

Because we work exclusively in criminal defense, we’ve become experts at handling every kind of case.  We’ve tried hundreds of serious criminal felonies and misdemeanors representing clients in Chico, Paradise, Oroville and all of Butte County, including drug related cases, homicides, sex offenses, DUI / DWI / DUID / DWAI, and many others.  But we are not simply experienced: it is because we are absolutely dedicated to protecting our clients' rights that we are an institution in our part of the world.  

Our goal is your representation, pure and simple.

Free Criminal Defense Consultation, Se habla español

Please call (530) 345-1396 , email using the contact page or walk in (no appointment necessary) to our Chico Office located at 330 Wall St. Suite 20, to talk to Elizabeth, Dennie, Denver, Kevin or Sandi and see how we can help you.