About Joe Mastro
Mr. Mastro was born in Oakland, grew up around the East Bay, and has spent his life living throughout the Bay Area, from San Francisco to San Jose.
Mr. Mastro graduated from the Santa Clara University School of Law in May 2006. He then passed the California State Bar Examination in July 2006 on his first attempt.
Thereafter, Mr. Mastro became a Deputy Public Defender in San Joaquin County, representing indigent clients in all manner of criminal cases.
In 2009, Joe decided to return home to open his own law office. Since then he has dedicated himself to representing the people of the Bay Area with skill, tenacity, and excellence. Mr. Mastro is a member of the Alameda County Bar Association Criminal Court Appointed Attorneys Program, through which he represents indigent clients in all of the criminal courts of Alameda County. He is licensed and insured to practice throughout all of California.
Mr. Mastro enjoys life enough to understand that it is his job to get his clients back to their lives as quickly as possible.
Joe Mastro Law is a law firm all about maximizing positive outcomes for its clients, while minimizing their worries and costs. Being accused of a crime is a terrifying and debilitating experience. The mission of Joe Mastro Law is to vigorously represent, comfort, guide, and protect clients through this harrowing process.
Whether it is proactively working with clients to prevent the district attorney from filing charges after an arrest, negotiating an exceedingly fair resolution in a case with ugly facts, getting a not-guilty verdict after a trial, or obtaining an expungement that clears someone's record, Joe Mastro Law works tirelessly and diligently to unburden its clients so they can get back to their lives.
Joe Mastro Law fully appreciates that a person - husband, son, wife, daughter, brother, sister, friend - being charged with a crime does not define the individual, it is merely one circumstance of a much fuller life. It is this understanding that allows Joe Mastro Law to thrive for its clients, returning as much normalcy and stability to their lives as possible.
Joe Mastro Law is here to protect you and your loved ones.