Meghan Behrens has been a member of the California bar since June 2004. During her first 18 months of practice, she worked with a seasoned attorney practicing criminal defense and family law. In December of 2005, she accepted the position of Deputy Public Defender in Santa Barbara. During the next 11+ years, Meghan represented thousands of clients charged with virtually every type of criminal charge. Besides extensive jury trial experience, Meghan has argued over 700 pre-trial motions, and multiple appeals. In September 2017, Meghan opened her own law office and practices criminal defense and family law.