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Trusted Defense For Complex Criminal Cases
Board Certified Trial Attorney Defending Your Rights Against Criminal Charges

Attorney Ross Goodman has over 27 years of legal experience providing comprehensive and aggressive defense for his clients in and around Las Vegas.

Recognized as a Top-Tier Law Firm

  • NBTA
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • National College for DUI Defense
  • 10 Best
  • AV Preeminent
  • Avvo 10.0 Rating
  • Super Lawyers
  • BBB

Las Vegas Criminal Defense Attorney

At Goodman Law Group, you can work with one of the state's most prominent criminal defense lawyers who has defended local clients from around the world in his native home of Las Vegas. 

With more than 27 years of experience resolving tens of thousands of cases, Attorney Ross C. Goodman has received multiple awards, been routinely featured in the media, handled numerous high-profile cases, and earned Board Certification as a Criminal Trial Lawyer by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, the first national board-certifying organization accredited by the American Bar Association

As the go-to criminal defense attorney in the greater Las Vegas area, he has produced countless successful results due to his strong work ethic, detailed diligence, compelling courtroom presence and trial skills, and tenacity in seeking the best possible outcome for his clients. 

Arrested in Las Vegas? Request a free initial consultation with our criminal defense lawyer via our contact form or by phone at (702) 825-7854

In The News

Put a Staunch Advocate on Your Side

The attorney you choose to defend you can make a significant difference in your case. Attorney Ross Goodman brings you outstanding qualifications and service values, whether you are a resident or a visitor to Las Vegas. 

Mr. Goodman is notable for his impressive experience representing individuals facing serious charges. His comprehensive and aggressive representation has earned him a reputation for excellence no matter what type of criminal accusations you face. His practical application of the law has helped thousands of clients reach the results they deserve, such as acquittals, reduced sentences, or diversion programs. 

Our firm handles all types of arrests and charges, from DUI to domestic violence, drug crimes, sex crimes, theft crimes, violent crimes, casino marker debts, and more. Mr. Goodman will approach your case with the commitment and attention to detail that is the foundation of his practice and which every client deserves.  

Whether in one-day hearings, complex state or federal criminal trials, or legal appeals, he will work closely with you to accurately evaluate your charges, consider your case’s circumstances, thoroughly analyze the evidence, and build a credible and robust defense. His meticulous methods provide a defense strategy that fits your unique situation. 

  • Board Certified Attorney
    Attorney Goodman is Board Certified by the National Board of Trial Advocacy.
  • Free Consultations
    Discuss your case in a free, confidential consultation.
  • Featured in the Media
    Attorney Goodman has been featured on various media outlets, such as MSNBC, CourtTV, ESPN, The New York Post and more.
  • 27+ Years of Experience
    Attorney Goodman has over two decades of experience representing clients in a variety of serious criminal charges.
  • Available 24/7
    No matter the time of night or day, you can count on our firm.

Results Matter

Recent Case Results
  • Dismissed Possession of Controlled Substance
  • Dismissed Solicitation of Prostitution
  • Dismissed Assault with use of a Deadly Weapon
  • Dismissed Battery
  • Reduced to Reckless Driving DUI (BAC .226)
  • Not Guilty Battery
  • Reckless Driving DUI (Marijuana)
  • Not Guilty – 2 Day Trial Vehicular Manslaughter
  • Dismissed Domestic Battery

Personalized Service 

At Goodman Law Group, you can count on personalized service in which your questions and concerns about your defense will always be addressed. We understand the stress and uncertainty of criminal charges and how deeply they can impact your life. Our top priority is giving you the professional and human support you need at this critical time.

We are proud to have built a strong reputation in the legal community and among our former clients. Read what others have experienced when defended by Mr. Goodman on our testimonials page or view a sampling of our past results to learn how our firm has helped clients in similar situations. 

  • "You don't find lawyers like him every day."
    If someone wants competence, experience, straightforwardness, and results along with a great personality then they need Ross Goodman. He's the only attorney I would recommend. The quality I received with Ross cannot be overstated. He's the best!
    - Rianna W.
  • "Don't hesitate, hire him immediately!"
    I had met with Ross in his office and within three seconds I knew I had to hire him. His right hand Tiffanie was professional and friendly and kept me informed of all court dates, which Ross appeared twice on my behalf without me even having to show up. I
    - Candice R.
  • "Attorneys of Ross Goodman’s caliber are few and far between and certainly hard to find."
    He fights for his clients and I truly thank him for that. I feel fortunate to have made his acquaintance and had his representation. The outcome he was able to secure was a blessing in my life.
    - Judy K.
  • "Above and beyond my expectations."
    Being faced with such a difficult situation was overwhelming, but your strategic approach and guidance provided both comfort and hope.
    - Crystal L.
  • "I highly recommend him."
    There's not enough stars for Ross Goodman. I highly recommend him for all your legal needs. I am a very satisfied client, and for once in my life I feel that there is a good lawyer that actually fights for justice and gets the job done instead of just making deals.
    - Christine D.
  • "He will fight for your rights and get you the best results."
    My family and I are very grateful we hired Mr. Ross Goodman to represent me. We can’t thank Mr. Ross enough for what he did.
    - Gilbert P.
  • "He got me an excellent result, better than I could have expected."
    I can't say enough good things about Ross and his team. He kept me fully informed, answered my questions promptly and personally, and was just there for me. I'd definitely recommend him without any hesitation.
    - Howard R.
  • "He really saved my future and reputation!"
    So thankful for Mr. Ross Goodman taking on my case. Sometimes bad things happen even to good people and you're left to make decisions that could affect your livelihood. I knew going into my case I wanted the best lawyer defending me and the best is Ross.
    - Taniel C.
Trusted & Respected in the Legal Community Featured in the Media

Goodman Law Group has been recognized by multiple local and national news outlets. As a recognized expert in the field of criminal law, Attorney Goodman is sought after for his views on high-profile cases and his knowledge of a wide array of complex case types.

About Attorney Ross Goodman

Mr. Goodman is a retired U.S. Marine Corps Major who started his boutique criminal defense practice in 2001, following in the footsteps of his father, Oscar B. Goodman, who was also a nationally acclaimed criminal defender. 

In addition to his board certification, Mr. Goodman is recognized as an AV-Preeminent® Rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell®, the nation’s leading legal directory, for his high ethical standards and legal proficiency. The National Trial Lawyers has also recognized him as a Top 100. He is a member of the National College for DUI Defense, which provides cutting-edge advanced training in the complex DUI defense field. 

As a result, his extensive experience resolving cases in and out of the courtroom makes him a formidable ally and advocate to anyone facing misdemeanor or felony charges.  

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