Law Offices of William V. Pernik

Commitment. Determination. Results

(831) 222-3922

Available 24/7


To successfully defend a criminal case, it is important to have vision and dedication. We meticulously prepare every aspect of your defense, painstakingly investigate the facts and research the law, and strategically craft the most compelling motions and arguments to persuade judges and juries. Winning takes courage and undeterred committment to you - something you can count on with Mr. Pernik at the helm of your defense team. 

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Salinas, CA

With hard work, skill, and determination, we have been fortunate to win many victories for our clients. But it is the personal connection we have made with our clients, and the knowledge that we have made a real difference in their lives, that gives us the greatest sense of pride and accomplishment.

We stand out from the rest because of our personal commitment to provide our clients with the best possible legal counsel, combined with empathy and understanding. Our clients know that we genuinely care to see them overcome the often seemingly insurmountable odds, and that we are never more than a phone call away when they need a shoulder to lean on. 

Please contact Law Offices of William V. Pernik for a free and confidential consultation. Experienced representation is just a phone call away.


We know that hiring an attorney often comes under trying circumstances. We will provide you with caring and compassionate guidance throughout this difficult situation, and present you with realistic and professional assessment of your case, not scare you with unlikely worst-case scenarios or pressure you into a premature or ill-advised plea. 

We are grateful for the reputation we have developed among clients who have come to expect a few key differences from us.


Mr. Pernik is known for his personal commitment to each and every client, and his fearless advocacy in criminal courts. Whether this is your first brush with the law or you feel weighed down by your past, William Pernik will make sure that you are treated with respect, fairness, and dignity you deserve. 

About the firm


Our attorney, William Pernik, is a seasoned criminal defense attorney in Salinas, California, with thousands of hours of experience in the courtroom. He is known for his relentless and passionate advocacy for his clients, unimpeded by a desire to be liked by judges or prosecutors. He does not back down when faced with stiff opposition and will relentlessly fight to obtain the best possible outcome in your case.