Jacob Glucksman is a former Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney who has extensive, proven, and respected criminal trial experience with cases ranging from DUI and other misdemeanor offenses to violent and serious felony crimes.
Mr. Glucksman has personally handled thousands of criminal cases including the following: DUI, license infractions, vehicular manslaughter, sex crimes, domestic violence, gang crimes, murder and attempted murder, assaults, weapons violations, drug sales & possession crimes, bribery, public corruption, fraud, extortion, embezzlement, arson, rape, robbery, burglary, and hate crimes. Mr. Glucksman has appeared before the criminal Grand Jury and has served as a specially appointed prosecutor in charge of handling all medical marijuana dispensaries. Jacob Glucksman has conducted well over one thousand preliminary hearings, handled thousands of misdemeanor cases, adjudicated matters in juvenile court, and personally has taken numerous misdemeanor and felony matters to jury trial achieving successful results.
Mr. Glucksman's office is the courtroom. Whether he is fighting against the prosecutor's initial filing of charges, for an outright dismissal, reduction of the charges, the best settlement possible, or for vindication in front of a jury, Mr. Glucksman's skill, preparation, experience, and knowledge are unmatched in his field. Jacob Glucksman is highly respected and admired by his peers, experienced with the daily workings of the courtroom and prosecutor's offices, and well connected with many law enforcement agencies across Southern California. More importantly, Mr. Glucksman is a true "people's person" who strives to help those who are less fortunate, stuck in a tough situation, and/or need guidance during a difficult time in their life. Mr. Glucksman understands that sometimes good people who lead positive lives can honestly make mistakes or get accused of doing something that they did not do. It is precisely this understanding, coupled with the desire to work tirelessly to get you the best result for your case that makes the Law Offices of Jacob Glucksman stand out above the rest.
Jacob Glucksman was born and raised in Los Angeles, California. Jacob attended the University of California Los Angeles where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree double majoring in History and Art History. After U.C.L.A., Jacob went on to Pepperdine University's School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctor law degree and became a certified specialist in negotiation, settlement, and dispute resolution with the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution. Jacob Glucksman is actively involved with many charitable organizations across Southern California, served as the on-set legal adviser for a hit NBC legal drama, lectured to various bar organizations, law schools, and professional groups, and has continuously been ranked as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers Magazine. Jacob Glucksman resides in Los Angeles with his family.
Areas Of Practice
- Criminal Defense
- Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
- Juris Doctor
- University of California, Los Angeles, California
- B.A., Bachelor of Arts
- Major: History
- Major: Art History
Honors and Awards
- Certified specialist in negotiation, settlement, and dispute resolution with the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution
- “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers Magazine
Past Employment Positions
- Los Angeles County Deputy District Attorney