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Meet Attorney Aaron J. Shnider.

With over 13 years of qualified experience, the Best Attorney in San Jose Attorney Aaron J. Shnider has been handling serious criminal charges as a trial attorney. He is also the founder of the Shnider Law Firm, with himself leading the team as a trial attorney. When he was a teenager, he realized his passion for defending criminally accused individuals led him to become an industry-renowned attorney.

Attorney Aaron J. Shnider, will exploit any weaknesses in the evidence against you by understanding how law enforcement and prosecutors conduct investigations, collect evidence, and approach their cases. A thorough understanding of California’s legal system can be especially beneficial when it comes to reducing or dismissing charges or obtaining favorable verdicts.

During his time as a prosecutor, Attorney Shnider quickly became known for handling specific yet severe felony cases. He advised law enforcement during investigations and handled cases through sentencing. This experience prosecuting cases and Attorney Shnider’s extensive experience as a criminal defense attorney allow him to defend his clients aggressively in the areas where he is most expert at. To beat a prosecutor helps to know how to think like one.

After being a prosecutor, Attorney Shnider briefly worked as a deputy public defender. This experience confirmed his desire to represent the accused; however, he needed help in a system that prevents sufficient attention for every client. Attorney Shnider knew that the best way to help those facing serious criminal charges was to open Shnider Law Firm and serve as their trial attorney.

about shnider law firm

Shnider Law Firm was founded in 2011 by Aaron J. Shnider to provide a client-centered approach to criminal defense. Attorney Shnider focuses only on a handful of felony charges and has gained expertise in these charges. As a result, each client receives exceptional results due to personalized attention, collaborative efforts, and communication.

Attorney Shnider has practiced in courthouses throughout the United States but now focuses on State and Federal cases in the Bay Area. He uses his nationally tested skills to provide clients in Northern California with aggressive and tenacious representation.

  • Over 13 years of successful criminal defense career
  • Hundreds of clients are protected from high felony charges
  • Reduced jail time for minor charges against clients
  • Professional and confidential throughout the case.

Shnider Law Firm has been a cornerstone of professional criminal defense and legal counseling. Your severe and complicated felony charges need absolute resolution. Let Shnider Law Firm with their Best Attorney in San Jose, help you and win the case with the utmost expertise and a decade’s worth of criminal defense experience.

Mr. Shnider is a very dedicated and honest lawyer. You will be very satisfied with his work!
Gay Rad
I took on Mr. Shnider’s services when a very unexpected event put me at legal risk while commuting during a normal Sunday outing. The authorities involved did not properly note the happenings of the event leaving me extremely worried for my story and record.
I brought the case to Mr. Shnider with a few goals and truths that he immediately was able to help me feel a sense of confidence and security with. He quickly outlined what we should do and expect- and was able to take my information and investigate into the matter with the exact authorities involved.
I was very impressed with his calm description of steps and incredibly frequent communication! I feel he was able to get connected to the case extremely quick and put out the most important correct information to those whom needed to be informed.
I would highly recommend his professional services and overall decorum if you are in trouble and need a force to help you through a rough time. Mr. Shnider is incredibly honest and fair in his services and I will be keep his contact close should any future happenings affect me! Thank you.
Jeremy D
I barely write reviews but our experience with Shnider law firm was exceptional. We hired Aaron Shnider in our family and couldn’t be happier with the result. He walked us through the whole process from the first call, took time to answer all of our questions and was very transparent. No lawyers out there spend that much of time and effort for a person who hasn’t hired and paid bunch of money yet!
Sina S
Knowing that we were placing our faith in an Attorney who would not only fight for our sons rights but also provide guidance and support in times of legal turmoil.
A recent experience with Attorney Shnider exemplified his exceptional professionalism and sheer dedication. When we found our son entangled in a complex dispute, I reached out to him for assistance. From the very first interaction, he exuded a dignified and composed manner that immediately put me at ease.
His vast knowledge in Law was apparent throughout our consultations. In a concise and articulate manner, Attorney Shnider dissected the intricate clauses of the agreement, leaving no stone unturned. Moreover, he effortlessly explained the potential ramifications and outcomes of each course of action.
Attorney Shnider’s attention to detail was superb. His ability to analyze swiftly and accurately was astounding. His genuine concern in the case, combined with his rigorous work ethic, means well.
Attorney Shnider excelled in client communication. Promptly responding to calls, and emails. He demonstrated extraordinary patience, attentiveness, and empathy, making my son feel heard and valued throughout the process.
His legal acumen, professionalism, and unparalleled dedication illuminated that he was not merely an Attorney but a trusted ally. I recommend Attorney Shnider wholeheartedly to anyone seeking exceptional legal guidance.
NM
No one hopes, plans or wants to have to contact a criminal defense attorney however when obstacles and challenges occur in life, you want an attorney such as Aaron by your side. From our first contact, Aaron and his team reassured me and gave me steps to follow as they took charge in my defense. Throughout the process, I was kept informed and given forthright expectations. Aaron not only works to protect you but he is also your biggest advocate. Attorneys like Aaron protect your innocence while also playing the very important role of keeping the system fair and in check for citizens.
Kevin W
Aaron Shnider is by far the best lawyer in town! He was always easy to get a hold of and it was such a blessing at the moment. He literally made the impossible possible and I have to say he is worth every penny I spent. Choosing him was my best decision and I’m forever grateful
ramin zahedi
it is with the utmost gratitude and admiration that I write this review for Aaron Shnider, a phenomenal attorney who single-handedly turned our lives around. When my son found himself entangled in a legal matter that brought immense stress and uncertainty into our lives, Aaron’s unwavering dedication, expertise, and compassionate approach helped us navigate the turbulent waters with remarkable success.
From our very first consultation with Aaron, it was evident that he possessed a profound understanding of the legal system and a genuine commitment to his clients. He took the time to attentively listen to our concerns, meticulously analyze the intricacies of our case, and create a comprehensive strategy tailored to our unique circumstances. Aaron’s exceptional attention to detail instilled in us a sense of trust and confidence that we were in the best hands possible.
Throughout the entire process, Aaron’s communication skills shone brightly. He kept us well-informed at every step, ensuring we understood the legal intricacies and the potential outcomes of our case. His ability to explain complex legal jargon in a simple and relatable manner made the entire process much less intimidating for us and alleviated a significant amount of stress.
What truly sets Aaron apart is his unwavering dedication to his clients’ well-being. He not only focused on the legal aspect of our case but also took the time to understand the emotional toll it was taking on my son. Aaron displayed remarkable empathy, offering a comforting presence that went above and beyond his duty as an attorney. His genuine care and support not only uplifted my son’s spirits but also bolstered his confidence in facing the legal challenges ahead.
Aaron’s expertise in the courtroom is nothing short of awe-inspiring. His sharp legal acumen and meticulous preparation ensured that no stone was left unturned. He presented our case with unparalleled professionalism, confidence, and persuasive argumentation. Witnessing him in action was truly remarkable, as he skillfully navigated the complexities of the legal system, securing a positive outcome that exceeded our expectations.
Thanks to Aaron’s unwavering commitment, my son’s legal matter was resolved favorably, alleviating an immense burden from our lives. The impact he has had on our family is immeasurable, and we will forever be indebted to him.
If you find yourself in need of legal representation, I wholeheartedly recommend Aaron Shnider. His exceptional skills, unparalleled dedication, and compassionate approach make him an extraordinary advocate. With Aaron by your side, you can rest assured that your case will be handled with the utmost professionalism and expertise, ultimately leading to the best possible outcome.
Once again, I express my deepest gratitude to Aaron Shnider for transforming our lives and providing an exemplary level of legal support. He truly is a remarkable attorney, and we are forever grateful for his exceptional guidance and unwavering support.
Mitra
Aaron kindly reminded me that I have nothing to worry about. I was anxious, and his confident reassurance alleviated my anxiety over what he helped me realize was a non issue. He was fast to be able to chat, and was professional.
Zach
He is the best attorney in the Bay Area!
Shayan Salehian
I had the privilege of working with Shnider law firm for my case and I couldn’t have asked for a better attorney. Mr. Shnider and his team were incredibly knowledgeable, professional, and supportive throughout the entire process. They took the time to listen to my concerns, answer all of my questions, and kept me informed every step of the way. Their expertise and attention to detail helped me achieve a favorable outcome in my case. I would highly recommend Shnider Law Firm to anyone seeking representation in the Bay Area / San Jose. Thank you Shnider law firm, for your exceptional service!
Sitki Torun
He is the best attorney who will fight for your rights. Working with him was a blessing.
Daniela Regalado

I recently had the pleasure of working with Arron and I must say, his professionalism and expertise exceeded all of my expectations. Throughout my case, he was always available to address any concerns and kept me informed every step of the way. I highly recommend this law firm to anyone in need of legal representation.

mo menbari

I would highly recommend this firm to anyone in need of legal assistance. I was referred to him by a friend and I am so glad I took their advice on my case that led to a favorable outcome.

Anahita Hosseini

I can’t really say enough about how grateful we are for Mr. Shnider’s help in a time where we were in desperate need of help. He was very quick and responsive from the first call on. He is beyond an excellent lawyer and the best negotiator! We are pleased with him and would recommend to anyone needing advice.

Navid Shahr
Aaron is a very professional lawyer. He does an excellent job in the cases. His is a great listener and communicates in a very professional manner. I strongly recommend him.
Bahareh Javadizadeh
The Shnider Law Firm is truly exceptional. From start to finish, my experience with them was seamless and professional. The communication throughout the entire process was outstanding. The lawyer kept me updated and informed every step of the way, answering all of my questions and addressing any concerns I had promptly and thoroughly. His expertise and attention to detail were evident in all our interactions. Overall, I would highly recommend the Shnider Law Firm to anyone in need of legal representation. They are a top-notch firm with a proven track record of success.
Hamid Abbassi

As a law-abiding citizen, I had never imagined I would’ve had anything to do with the law until I was falsely accused of something I had never done. Feeling both confident and ignorant, I thought it would go away on its own and therefore didn’t seek legal help. I was wrong. The situation got worse and the next thing I knew was a very serious criminal charge on me. Overnight, my life was turned upside down and my entire family was in peril. I was scared, confused and very emotional. Luckily, I found Mr. Shnider’s firm through a friend. My first impression was that he was very professional and experienced, and his team was available 24/7 to provide legal assistance. This is very important because when you are in such a situation, the least thing you want to happen is that you can’t get a hold of your legal team at a very critical moment. It would remove much of the nervousness and emotion out of the equation and allow you to focus on fighting for your life. Mr. Shnider quickly assembled a team of very dedicated and experienced legal professionals so focused on delivering the best results me. I knew I was in good hands. He reviewed the case, conducted his investigation, and came up with a strategy. He clearly communicated with me throughout the process, educated me, answered any questions that I had, and kept me calm at all times. He gave me hope but never set the wrong expectations. Speaking with him, I felt like not only was he my legal counsel but also, he was my psychologist. I was so well prepared for the legal battle. His professionalism, expertise, dedication and hard work all led to the case being dismissed by the DA. Thank you so much, Mr. Shnider! You are the best.

Nguyen H

I was fortunate to introduce him to one of my friends. He is very knowledgeable and he is known for his high level of professionalism. My friends were extremely happy and I am happy I could help them. Thank you again

Ghazal Torun

We were fortunate to work with Mr. Aaron Shnider on my husband’s case. The case was finally dismissed without trial. I knew that I made a right decision to have Mr. Shnider as my husband’s attorney. From the very first day when I spoke with Mr. Shnider on the phone through the entire process, he always showed me and my family his great kindness, comfort, and support with his warm heart. Mr. Shnider is the most talented and brightest criminal defense attorney with many years of great experiences and proven records. He had a very strong background as a prosecutor, a public defender and a private criminal defense attorney. I completely trusted him because I knew he would do everything he could to fight for us. He diligently worked on my husband’s case and thoroughly explained to make sure we understood what was going to happen in every phase of the case. Also, Mr. Shnider set a right and realistic expectation for each step we took. One thing I really appreciated was that we were able to reach out to Mr. Shnider via email or phone call anytime we need regardless it’s after business hours or at weekend. Mr. Shnider was super responsive and patient, he always communicated well with us to address our concerns and questions. I was truly grateful for Mr. Shnider’ s dedication and expertise which helped us get out of a horrible crisis and gain back freedom, reputation and peace in our life. He deeply cared about well-beings of each family member and always reminded us of how to protect our own family in every day. No word could exactly describe my emotions and feelings while I was writing this review. It was a mixed feeling of appreciation and relief for all the hard work that Mr. Shnider dedicated for us. I wanted to say again THANK YOU SO MUCH.

Annie M.
Absolutely terrific!
Shortie

If your looking for someone who is going to be on your side during one of the roughest times in your life especially when all odds are against you looking at 50 year to life because of your past or what ever your case maybe this is the law firm you go to !! If you want someone who cares , understands , goes above and beyond , fight for you like if there going to jail , but most importantly they won’t lie to you like most like to due because they don’t won’t to do the work but also because most people don’t have a lot of Knowledge when it come to the law this law firm listen to what I wanted to do and we made a game plan and ima free man after only doing a few months and a year on house arrest during case because of them I got to see my beautiful daughter be born and be in her life everyday Thanks to the Shnider Firm !!!

Hector Hurtado
Aaron Schnider, helped my family in our most difficult time as he handled a very sensitive case for us. He was compassionate, knowledgeable, and explained the judicial process with great detail. I highly recommend his services!
Juana Vazquez
It was great. I had a great Representative! I do recommend others use there services.
Bobby Mitchell
Mr.Shnider is the most professional lawyer i know, he also cares about his clients. He gets great results.
Dennis Hammock

I am very happy that I chose Shnider Law Firm. Very responsive, knowledgeable and patient, always available to help quickly with a high level of professionalism. I would definitely recommend them to my friends & family.

Farahnaz Veilani

Such a professional and an amazing human being, helped my brother big time and got him free.

Zain Alhussein

Aaron is a very knowledgeable attorney, and as we all know when it comes to law, knowledge is power. He was patient and kind enough to address all of our concerns and gazillion questions about our case. I was finally able to sleep well at night after Aaron helped me the first day I needed legal advice. He is very responsive both on email and phone which means they really look after their clients. Great customer service! This law firm is awesome! Thank you guys. If you are reading this review, you are in the right place! Im happy with my result. I highly recommend and will do business with Shnider law firm again. Thank you all.

Shaun BP

It’s always a pleasure to work with Shnider Law Firm. He takes time to listen and understand your situation and advise on the best course of action. I always feel comfort that I fully understand the situation. I would highly recommend this law firm for your legal needs and feel confident that you’ll get a full understanding and ongoing advise.

Red Bear Renegade

Aaron is a great lawyer! He was a tremendous help in one of my relatives’ cases! He is very knowledgeable, communicative, and passionate! I am very grateful for having such a professional lawyer! I would highly recommend him to anyone seeking a high quality lawyer!

Yalda Shahriari

Aaron is professional, highly educated and kind to his clients. He handled everything for me in a swift smooth fashion. I would 100% use Shnider Law Firm again if needed.

Sam Vollman

During a very difficult time, attorney Aaron Shnider really made the difference in our lives. He was very professional and knowledgeable about California’s legal system and clearly explained what we need to do. He is an excellent criminal defense attorney! I can highly recommend Mr. Aaron Shnider for anyone needing a very smart, trustworthy defense lawyer.

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