Personal Injury & Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Santa Barbara, CA

As the founding attorney of Andrade Law Offices, Steven R. Andrade is committed to helping clients through the difficulties frequently faced after serious accidents or criminal allegations. He has recovered hundreds of millions of dollars for his personal injury clients and has successfully defended thousands of DUI and other criminal cases in Santa Barbara County, California.

Steven was born and raised near San Francisco, the younger of two siblings in a blue collar family. His mother worked as a bookkeeper for a grocery store chain, and his father was a shipping clerk. When Steven was a teenager, his father was laid off and the family suffered considerable stress as a result. Steven decided to pursue a career in law to make sure he could provide for himself and his family while helping others in need.

Steven attended San Francisco State University, graduating with a degree in Political Science. He went on to attend UC Davis Law School, graduating with his Juris Doctorate degree in 1977.

After receiving his law degree, Steven served as a Deputy District Attorney for Ventura County and an Assistant Attorney General in the Northern Mariana Islands. He started his own firm, Andrade Law Offices, in 1987. Primarily focusing on personal injury and criminal defense litigation, Steven has fought for his clients' rights and interests over the past 30 years and has no plans of retiring any time soon. He is passionate about serving his clients with his extensive legal knowledge and tireless commitment to the pursuit of justice.

Steven serves clients in Santa Barbara County and across California.

To learn more about Steven Andrade and the ways we can help with your legal matter, call our Santa Barbara offices at (805) 422-7767.

Recent Blog Posts

Recommendations

  • I was very impressed by Steven Andrade’s expertise and knowledge in his field of law.

    “I was very impressed by Steven Andrade's expertise and knowledge in his field of law. We prevailed in what I believe to be a fair judgement as a result of his talent. Mr. Andrade spoke with well articulated confidence that commands respect in the courtroom. He was also generous with his time, an...
  • Words can't explain how much trouble you have saved my family and I.

    “I wanted to sincerely thank you and your firm for backing me when there was no one else in my corner. Words can't explain how much trouble you have saved my family and I. I've been able to live my life normally after such accusations and will save your contact information for any needed purposes...
  • Thank you for everything you have done for my family and I.

    “You have inspired me through helping me win my case. That is an experience that I will never forget due to the fact that your impressive skills obviously present in the court room. So much so, that I am currently finishing up my B.A. in Political Science with the hopes of continuing on to law sc...
  • I wanted to thank your office, and commend Mr. Andrade for his work on this case.

    “I wanted to thank your office, and commend Mr. Andrade for his work on this case. I worked at the Ventura County District Attorney's Office where my wife currently serves as a Deputy District Attorney and therefore our family was very well aware of the potential consequences [your client] was fa...
  • I am so lucky and grateful that I got such a light penalty.

    “I am doing very well and it is because of you! Thank you so much for all your help, advice, and support. I am so lucky and grateful that I got such a light penalty.”
  • I left the office feeling confident that he will take care of my case.

    “My consultation with Mr. Andrade was great. I left the office feeling confident that he will take care of my case and that he knew what he was doing. He laid out a strategy for me and walked me through the steps of what would happen next. The office staff worked out a manageable payment plan wit...
  • We could not be more pleased with the outcome.

    “Mr. Andrade and staff, thank you so much for believing in my daughter's case. We could not be more pleased with the outcome and we appreciate all of the work the attorney and staff put into her case. As a result, her settlement will ensure that she is taken care of the rest of her life. ”
  • Steven Andrade is the BEST!

    “I contacted Mr. Andrade's office for my boyfriend who was in jail for his third DUI in a panic, late on a Sunday night. His office called me back that night and set up an appointment. I ended up meeting with one other lawyer and talking to several others over the phone. I'm so glad I went with A...
  • Steve is very approachable and friendly.

    “Steve is very approachable and friendly. He has gotten my friends and I the best possible outcomes because he keeps his word and always trying to find the best possible outcome. I wouldn't go to any other lawyer thanks to my success with Steve Andrade! Thank you Steve for being a genuine person ...
  • You are the best lawyer in town

    “You are the best lawyer in town and somehow get the best possible outcomes like magic. We so appreciate and Thank You!”
  • Experienced, stand up man who fights for you.

    “I wouldn't want anyone else, I had attorneys before were I just felt why did I hire them but Mr. Andrade is above the rest in his profession. Experienced, stand up man who fights for you and works with all the way. I'm not the easiest of clients to handle, so with that being said I give him star...
  • The attorneys and staff did an excellent job with my case.

    “I contacted Andrade Law Offices after I sustained a serious head injury from being hit by a bouncer in a nightclub. Andrade Law Offices obtained almost $1M in a settlement during the mediation process. The attorneys and staff did an excellent job with my case. I live in France where there is a b...
  • Best services in the county

    “Very prompt from the get go. Quick responses and always available to answer questions. I would like to thank Mr. Andrade and everyone at the office for their help and support.”