Los Angeles attorney Paul Adkins is an Associate Attorney at the Law Offices of Veronica T. Barton. He focuses on criminal defense in the California federal and state courts. Paul represents clients on the full range of criminal offenses.

Clients who work with Paul know that they are not hiring just any lawyer. As a Captain in the United States Army, Paul learned how to negotiate with people from all walks of life. His extensive overseas service as an Intelligence Officer taught him how to bravely advocate for his clients and how to focus on the fine detail work that is always necessary to resolve the most complex criminal cases. In addition to his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law, he holds a Master’s Degree in International Relations.

Paul understands that when clients and their families need his services, they are going through one of the most difficult moments in their lives. He has seen first-hand how poorly handled criminal cases can lead to a worse outcome for the client and cause even more grief for the client’s family. He understands that each case is unique, and each client is an individual who deserves the best possible representation. This is why Paul has made it his mission to use the special skills he has developed to ensure that each client receives personal service targeted specifically to their case.