Brian A. Newman
Senior of Counsel & Senior Federal Trial Counsel
Brian A. Newman brings over 30 years of experience to defense of every
client's case, and is dedicated to providing aggressive advocacy.
Mr. Newman graduated law school in 1978, and admitted to the state bar
in 1979. He first served as an attorney with the Law Offices of Tarlow
& Tarlow, and during his time at the firm, Mr. Newman represented
clients in a variety of cases, including criminal law, personal injury
law, family law, disability law, and business law.
These experiences have helped Mr. Newman better understand the unique complexities
of White Collar cases, which has provided him with insights that greatly
benefit his clients. After two and a half years with Tarlow & Tarlow,
Mr. Newman refocused his practice to exclusively represented clients charged
with federal crimes. Okabe & Haushalter is proud to have Brian A.
Newman as Senior of Counsel and Senior Federal Trial Counsel. Mr. Newman
has successfully tried hundreds of Federal Criminal Cases in multiple
districts throughout the United States. He is a welcome addition to our
team of highly accomplished attorneys, proving once again that when trial
experience counts, Okabe & Haushalter delivers.
During his career, Mr. Newman has developed expert skills as a trial lawyer
while specializing in all aspects of criminal law. He has defended thousands
of clients. Their cases have included hundreds of Federal cases,
child pornography, white collar crime, wiretaps, search warrants, multi-kilo drug seizures,
money laundering crimes and appeals before the Court of
Appeals for the State of California, California Supreme Court, 9th Circuit Court
of Appeals and the United States Supreme Court.
Mr. Newman is a member of the State Bar of California, United States District
Court for the Central District of California, United States District Court
for the Northern District of California, United States Tax Court, United
States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, United States Supreme Court
Bar and Culver Marina Bar. He is also affiliated with the Culver City
Chamber of Commerce, Jewish American Chamber of Commerce, Legal Advisory
Committee of the Los Angeles Anti-Defamation League and the Sigma Alpha
Mu fraternity of The University of Southern California.