When You Need the Best Legal Team
We Win the Toughest Cases
Unparalleled Experience. 
Incredible Results.

At the Law Offices of Grech & Packer, our attorneys have the legal expertise, intellectual excellence, and fearlessness to defend you.

Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyer

Former Prosecutor Now Fighting for You

The threat of going to jail on a serious criminal charge is overwhelming to the accused and their families. If you or a loved one has been accused of a criminal offense, it is crucial that you have legal representation that is committed to your case and has a proven record in criminal court. Grech & Packer is recognized as an accomplished criminal defense law firm with an impressive record throughout the courts in the Riverside area.

With experience working in the District Attorney's office in Riverside, Attorney Paul Grech has worked within the legal system on both sides of the bench, allowing a distinct insight into how to present a case with the goal of a favorable outcome for you.

Our Riverside criminal lawyers handle criminal cases including DUI, arson, assault & battery, domestic violence, drug crimes, federal crimes, felony crimes, internet crimes, juvenile crimes, kidnapping, murder & manslaughter, sex crimes, theft crimes, violent crimes, and white collar crimes.

Certified Defense Attorneys in Riverside

Our firm's founder, Attorney Paul Grech, is a certified Specialist in Criminal Law, a designation that few defense teams in the state can claim. Attorney Grech received the prestigious honor of being selected for inclusion in the list of 2013 Southern California Super Lawyers®. A lawyer can only be selected for this impressive list after a rigorous background check and thorough peer review.

We have an unmatched commitment to defending our clients, and are nationally ranked AV by Martindale-Hubbell®. This means we are nationally recognized as "Preeminent" in the field of criminal law. Attorney Grech has also been included in the list of Top 100 Trial Lawyers by the National Trial Lawyers. We are quite simply, the best.

Contact our Riverside criminal defense lawyers at (951) 291-0105 today!

If You're Looking for Results, You Found the Right Team

We have over 50 years of combined experience and have handled over 150 jury trials. Our criminal defense lawyers in Riverside, CA have a track record of success, and we’ll fight toward a favorable result on your behalf.

Skilled White Collar Crime Attorneys The Law Offices of Grech & Packer Secures Probation With No Jail Time for 
Pharmacist Charged as Part of $123 Million Insurance Fraud Scheme

Our client K.A. was charged in a multi-count indictment for his participation in a $123 million insurance fraud scheme. The client was facing more than a decade behind bars. The Law Offices of Grech & Packer successfully fought to have K.A. released from custody on bail after multiple lengthy and contested bail hearings. Then, after months of litigation, the firm successfully resolved the case for probation and no jail time. Ultimately, K.A.'s charges were reduced to misdemeanors and expunged.

Award-Winning Law Firm

Recognized for Superior Legal Service


Recent Victories

Where Tough Cases Are Won
  • M.A. v. City of Hemet $1.1 Million
  • M.A. v. County of Riverside $875 Thousand
  • A.Y. v. County of San Bernardino $750 Thousand
  • P.E. v. City of Hemet $300 Thousand
  • K.M. v. City of Hemet $250 Thousand
  • Police Canine Bite $300,000 Settlement
  • Unarmed Client Shot by Police $1,100,000 Settlement
  • Unarmed Client Shot by Police with Less Than Lethal Weapon $250,000 Settlement
  • Attempted Murder Not Guilty
  • Attempted Murder Acquitted of All Charges
  • Attempted Murder Acquitted of All Charges
  • Domestic Violence No Jail Time
  • Drug Distribution Life Sentence Reversed
  • Evading Police $875,000 Client Settlement

Is Your Lawyer a California Bar Certified Specialist?

It is understood throughout the legal community that the quality of your defense lawyer at trial has a huge impact on the outcome of the case. We are the only firm in Riverside and San Bernardino to be certified by the California State Bar in the field of criminal law. Becoming a Board Certified attorney is no easy feat to achieve. It requires continued education in criminal law, extensive experience, ethical conduct, and high scores on a rigorous examination. Board certified lawyers meet a high standard of legal knowledge.

Our years of trial experience and impressive victories prove that we are aggressive defenders who know their way around the criminal justice system, judges and juries.

An understanding of how prosecutors strategize - through personal experience - allows our criminal defense lawyers in Riverside to stay one step ahead when planning the approach to employ in defending your case. We stand by our clients when the world has turned against them, and in some cases we are the only voice that they have in their fight for freedom. This is our mission and our calling, and we are proud to be of service to those who need it the most.

Contact our Riverside criminal defense attorneys today at (951) 291-0105!

The Importance of 
the Right Team

The criminal justice system is complex, and knowing how to navigate effectively requires extensive knowledge of the law as well as a sound understanding of judicial processes. Having the right team on your side – a team that knows what it takes to get results – can mean the difference between a conviction and your freedom.

Client Testimonials

Don't Just Take Our Word for It
  • “There are excellent attorneys in the Riverside area, but Paul is arguably one of the best. His team did a fantastic job for our family; they went above and beyond a transactional financial client-attorney relationship.”

    - Christopher
  • “I was extremely pleased with the way Mr. Grech handled my case, his professionalism, courtesy, knowledge, and ability to resolve the matter in the most favorable way.”

    - Keith W.
  • “I would definitely recommend Trent Packer very good lawyer I did not have to stress one bit he made sure I was updated on everything stood by my side the whole case definitely 5 stars!”

    - Rudy
  • “Trent could have easily sold us on a pretty picture, but he didn't. Instead, he was upfront and gave us information based on his experiences. Thank you Trent for walking us through a difficult period, we will always be grateful.”

    - Robbie
  • “In the times I have consulted Mr. Packer, he has always been insightful in providing me with reliable legal advice. He always knows what he's talking about, and can point out possible defensed in any case.”

    - Nathan

Great Defense Starts with Experience

We Will Do Whatever We Can to Protect Your Freedom 
  • Over 65 Years of Shared Experience
  • Former Deputy District Attorney
  • Certified Specialist in Criminal Law
  • More Than 190 Jury Trials Handled With Exceptional Results
  • Selected for Inclusion in Southern California Super Lawyers
  • Attorney Paul Grech Inducted into the International Academy of Trial Lawyers
View Our Civil Rights Case Results

Call our Riverside Criminal Defense Lawyer at (951) 291-0105!

At our firm, we are proud to help our clients with comprehensive and dynamic legal assistance that can be counted on in even the most daunting of situations. By getting the involvement of a Riverside criminal defense attorney from our legal team, you will not need to face the future alone. We know what is on the line and we know the importance of providing reliable assistance when it is needed most.

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