Meet Our Defense Attorney

With more than 25 years of experience, including a background as a successful prosecutor, J.P. Brennan is the defense attorney you want by your side when you have been accused of a crime. Mr. Brennan is ready to protect your rights when you are arrested for a serious felony or misdemeanor, including drug possession, sexual offense, domestic violence offense, assault, homicide, theft, drunk driving, white collar crime, juvenile crime, or federal crime charges. Our defense attorney and his in-house private investigator make a strong team that can help you to fight your criminal charges and rebuild your life.

Established in 2005, Brennan Defense is devoted solely to criminal defense and fighting for our clients. As one of our clients, you are treated with respect and your case is given the attention it deserves from our attorney. J.P. Brennan prides himself in his ability to communicate with his clients and provides them with the aggressive representation they need throughout the legal process.

If you are in need of legal assistance, please contact our law firm for your free consultation. If you decide to retain the services of our defense lawyer, he will fight just as hard for you whether you are facing a traffic citation, a misdemeanor, or a serious felony. Your case will always receive the investigation and attention it deserves when you work with our law firm.

Choosing J.P. Brennan

J.P. Brennan started off his legal career as a prosecutor in the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office. After showing his value to the District Attorney’s Office, he was given the opportunity to advance his career at the Kings County District Attorney’s Office, where he was given a supervisory role in the Domestic Violence Unit. To advance his career even further, Mr. Brennan took a position with the Sacramento District Attorney’s Office advancing to a prosecutor in the Gang Unit before starting his own defense law firm.

Areas of Practice:

  • 95% Criminal
  • 5% Family

Litigation Percentage:

  • 60% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions:

  • California, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1994


  • Ohio Northern University Pettit College of Law, Ada, Ohio / J.D.
  • St. Mary’s College, Moraga, California / B.A. / Major: Political Science

Past Employment Positions:

  • Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office, Deputy District Attorney, 2000 – 2005
  • Kings County District Attorney’s Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1995 – 2000


  • English
  • Spanish


Contact us for more information about the qualifications of our defense attorney. He is ready to provide legal assistance to clients located throughout the communities of Sacramento, Rosemont, La Riviera, Florin, and Fair Oaks, California, as well as the surrounding areas.