Welcome to Monder Law- San Diego’s Top Rated Criminal Lawyers
San Diego Criminal Defense & DUI Attorney Vik Monder is a first generation born American that has always accomplished what he set his mind to when the odds were against him. His tenacity and determination became part of him at an early age witnessing his family in distressed situations without the ability to even afford an attorney. Through his own experiences with the criminal process as a witness to his best friend’s murder Mr. Monder personally observed the ugly side of the criminal justice system. This led Mr. Monder down a journey to educate himself on the reality of the criminal justice system.
After graduating law school Mr. Monder pursued a masters in criminal trial advocacy because he realized the most important quality in any criminal defense attorney is his or her understanding of criminal procedure and the rules of the criminal court. Mr. Monder trained with the individuals that wrote the rules on criminal evidence and procedure so that none of his clients will ever fall through the cracks. Mr. Monder has been published for his work with other leaders in the criminal justice circuit and lectures often at local law schools and universities.
Mr. Monder has successfully represented thousands of clients throughout San Diego County. Mr. Monder is well respected in each courthouse he routinely attends in San Diego and has built long lasting relationships with court staff and prosecutors over the years. Mr. Monder tries a range of cases from complex felonies to simple misdemeanors and has a long list of satisfied clients. Mr. Monder’s success is based on the attentiveness to each client that he is privileged to defend.
Mr. Monder started his practice trying highly profiled federal criminal cases before starting Monder Law. Mr. Monder has a staff of experts and investigators that can tackle any issue you may currently be facing. Mr. Monder started this firm with the vision to provide top quality criminal defense at an affordable price without compromising results. Unlike other attorneys, Mr. Monder is always trial ready for every case and is with you every step of the way. You will never have some inexperienced attorney handling your case. Mr. Monder has worked with and has access to some of the brightest legal minds in the criminal defense community today. All of his resources are at your disposal. You will be in good hands working with Mr. Monder and can call him any day or night to handle your questions.
If you are interested in working with Attorney Vik Monder feel free to contact him anytime to just get an idea or direction about your specific case. It is always nice to have someone that is willing and able to speak to you in confidence regarding your situation. Mr. Monder is approachable in the office but aggressive in the courtroom when it counts.
- Bachelor's from the University of San Diego in Finance.
- J.D. from Thomas Jefferson School of Law.
- L.L.M in Criminal Trial Advocacy from California Western School of Law.
- Member of the DUI Attorneys of California
- Member of the Criminal Justice Association.
- Top 100 National Trial Lawyers
- Top 40 Under 40 National Trial Lawyers
- Superb Rated Criminal & DUI Attorney by Avvo
- 2014 Client Satisfaction Award by Institute of DUI Attorneys
- 2015 Best of the Bar by Attorney Magazine
- 2015 Superlawyers in area of Criminal Defense
Service to community is a highly valued and long-standing tradition at the firm. As San Diego criminal lawyers we enrich the lives of those around us, we grow as a firm and as individuals. Attorney Vik Monder has a deep involvement in our community demonstrated by his core belief that as lawyers, we have a moral professional reasonability to help those around us in need.
Vik Monder participates regularly in the community by volunteering his time and holding leadership roles with civic and charitable organizations, as well as educational and cultural institutions.
At the firm level, Vik monder invests in our community by contributing to many charitable and non-profit organizations each year. Whether it is organizing a fundraiser for a cause or providing free advice for those in need. Vik Monder is invested in the community here in San Diego. We are enriched by the commitment and relationships we develop with clients here in the community. What is good for the community is good for our firm! To learn more please visit and like our Facebook page.