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Danielle Iredale began her career in New York City as a public defender. As a felony staff attorney, she handled over 1,400 felony and misdemeanor cases from arraignment through final disposition. She represented hundreds of clients charged with serious, violent, theft, sex, driving, and fraud crimes. She tried numerous cases to verdict, obtaining many acquittals for her clients.
After several years in New York, she relocated to California to expand her criminal defense practice. She represents individuals accused of crimes in state and federal court. Danielle fights hard for her clients, and protects their interests above all else. She is appointed to the Office of Assigned Counsel and admitted to practice in California, New York, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
Inside the courtroom, Ms. Iredale has secured many victories for clients. She has the trial experience and successes to back up her strong negotiating positions. She has obtained acquittals for clients accused of violent, sex, and fraud crimes. Danielle listens to and connects with her clients so her advocacy is authentic and compelling, appealing to both judges and juries alike.
Danielle Iredale is a true believer and a second-generation criminal defense attorney with the heart and skills required for the job. Her work ethic and devotion to her clients drives her to spend countless hours prepping her cases. She is talented at research and writing, never steering away from exploring novel legal issues.
Connecting to clients is extremely important and Danielle’s Spanish fluency avoids the need for an interpreter. No matter whether English or Spanish is your native language, Ms. Iredale will be able to communicate in the way that makes her clients most at ease.
Helen Pham joined The Iredale Firm in January 2023 after graduating from California Western School of Law. She is originally from Denver, Colorado and received a bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of Colorado at Boulder.
As a newer attorney, Helen brings a fresh perspective and unwavering dedication to the pursuit of justice. With a stellar academic record and a passion for criminal law, Helen has quickly proven to be a valuable asset to our firm. Helen has also brought her fluency in Vietnamese to our firm, allowing us to connect with Vietnamese clients with ease.
Helen is dedicated to defending the rights of the accused and ensuring that every client receives a fair and just legal representation. She brings a compassionate approach to her practice, recognizing the unique challenges each client faces. Helen is committed to building strong attorney-client relationships and leveraging her legal skills to navigate the intricacies of criminal cases.
At The Iredale Firm, we are confident that Helen will continue to excel at our firm, and we are excited to witness the positive impact she will undoubtedly make in the pursuit of justice for our clients.
Caitlin Ashton is a private investigator licensed by the California Bureau of Security and Investigative Services. She has provided investigative services throughout the state of California since 2015 and is regularly retained by federal and state courts as a defense investigator. Caitlin previously worked as an investigator for the San Diego County Office of the Primary Public Defender, the State Bar of California, the California Innocence Project, and various law firms throughout Southern California.
Caitlin has worked with The Iredale Firm for years. Caitlin immediately became an invaluable asset to our team. Caitlin's ability to gather evidence, interview witnesses, and analyze complex situations makes her an indispensable ally in legal battles. With a reputation for discretion and unwavering ethics, Caitlin is the go-to investigator for navigating the intricacies of the legal world and ensuring that justice is served.