Dmitry Gorin



Dmitry Gorin


16000 Ventura Blvd. Suite 1000, Encino, CA 91436

Member Details


State-Bar Certified Criminal Law Specialist

Law Firm

Eisner Gorin LLP

Area of Practice

Criminal Defense



Professional Affiliations

National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; the California Association of Criminal Justice; the Eastern-European Bar Association;


UCLA School of Law


Century City, Encino

Biography Dmitry Gorin is a partner at Eisner Gorin LLP, a boutique, Los Angeles-based law firm with an AV-Preeminent Rating, specializing in criminal defense. Dmitry has been ANNUALLY selected to Best U.S. Lawyers (Top 1% U.S. Law Firms). Corporate Counsel Magazine has called the Best Lawyers publication “the most respected referral list of attorneys in practice” based on its exhaustive peer-review survey in which leading attorneys assess the abilities of other lawyers in their practice areas. Dmitry is also a State-Bar Certified Criminal Law Specialist and a former Senior Deputy District Attorney in Los Angeles County. Mr. Gorin has been annually selected for the Top 100: 2022 and 2023 Southern California Super Lawyers Top List. He is the only State-Bar Certified Criminal Law Specialist in this distinguished group of lawyers in the state. Dmitry Gorin is a media legal analyst​, television commentator, and educator to other lawyers in the area of criminal law, police procedure, and court defense strategy. Drawing from more than a decade of experience as a former LA District Attorney, Mr. Gorin now specializes in the defense of complex criminal matters in state and federal courts nationwide. Having litigated approximately 100 jury trials, he has successfully defended attorneys, medical professionals, business owners and corporations on felony and misdemeanor crimes nationally. Mr. Gorin specializes in all criminal defense matters including allegations of sex crimes, federal violations, drug crimes, violence, white-collar crime, juvenile court, drug crimes, and DUI. Mr. Gorin has also litigated some of the largest white collar crime and narcotics cases nationally. Many of his publicity cases have been profiled by media outlets such as the Los Angeles Times, Daily News, ABC, NBC and Court TV. Even if an arrest has been made, Mr. Gorin focuses on getting charges dropped before formal charging in court. It is important for a criminal defense professional to intervene early and aggressively. This includes an immediate crime scene investigation, witness interviews, and other work that could convince the prosecution to not bring criminal charges and keep a person’s record clean. Since 2001, Mr. Gorin has served as an Adjunct Professor at both Pepperdine Law School and UCLA, in trial and pre-trial litigation, public speaking, and criminal law. He is also active member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the California Association of Criminal Justice, and is the founder of the Eastern-European Bar Association. He regularly instructs other attorneys on criminal defense litigation and has presented MCLE lectures at the California State Bar, Santa Monica Bar, and San Fernando Valley Bar Associations. Mr. Gorin is frequently asked to serve as a legal expert/analyst for various national and international media outlets and has previously provided commentary on the criminal prosecutions of Phil Spector, Roman Polanski, Dr. Murray, Mel Gibson and Lindsay Lohan, among others. STATE-BAR CERTIFIED CRIMINAL LAW SPECIALIST — Mr. Gorin has received the highest level of certification from the California State Bar’s Board of Legal Specialization based on his criminal defense expertise, peer-to-peer review, judicial reviews, and trial court experience.