What We Offer

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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The Law Offices of David Vaughn


White Collar & NCAA Defense  ยท  University & Business Investigations

Diverse Cases and Clients

David Vaughn has successfully handled fraud, bribery, kickbacks, thefts of trade secrets, money laundering, tax, government fraud, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), and NCAA Enforcement matters 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.

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.


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.

The David Vaughn Advantage


Practical, thorough investigations that stand up to government scrutiny.


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