Personal Attention

David Vaughn works on your case himself. Your case will not be handed off to another lawyer to do.  

Diverse Cases and Clients

David Vaughn has successfully handled cases from assault to white collar crimes like fraud, bribery, and false claims, employee misconduct investigations, to NCAA Enforcement interviews and hearings for a wide variety of private clients and as a prosecutor.


Practical, Business-Driven Solutions

To prevent your business or university from having the same problem again, David Vaughn works with you to develop a practical way forward that is specific, realistic, and tailored to your organization.

The Law Offices of David Vaughn

David Vaughn provides smart, aggressive   representation. He approaches every client with a focus on individual attention, loyalty, and respect. He personally fights for you in negotiations and at trial.

In addition to elite litigation and investigation skills, David Vaughn draws upon his corporate experience and Harvard management degree to provide sensible, real-world, cost-effective solutions.

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What We Offer

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The David Vaughn Advantage


Aggressive White Collar criminal defense of businesses and individuals in federal and California courts.


White Collar Criminal Defense Attorney & NCAA Lawyer ·  University & Business Investigations


Practical, thorough investigations that stand up to government scrutiny.

Exceptional Experience

David Vaughn is the only attorney in Los Angeles who served as an Assistant U.S. Attorney (federal prosecutor), Deputy District Attorney (state prosecutor), Congressional Counsel, State Bar lawyer, and a leader of the investigations practice for a major consulting firm. 

He is one of the very few attorneys in America who have defended multiple NCAA cases. He has participated in more than 50 interviews by the NCAA of coaches, student-athletes, and university employees, and more than 1,000 other interviews.


Winning Trial Record
David Vaughn has won nearly 90% of his career felony jury trials in state and federal courts, including fraud, bribery & public corruption.