Meet Our Team | Orange County Criminal Defense Team

Our Criminal Defense Team is Here to Help You!

The criminal defense team at Kenney Legal Defense is always available to help you with your criminal defense needs.  Leading the team is criminal lawyer Karren Kenney, who works with her team to make sure you are taken care of.

 

Meet Itzel Campos – Bilingual Certified Paralegal

Itzel Campos is fluent in Spanish and received her B.A. degree in Sociology/Law & Society from the University of California, Riverside.  Itzel is a certified paralegal for Kenney Legal Defense and works with members of the Kenney Legal Defenseteam in updating and maintaining records, preparing and reviewing legal documents and assisting on all litigation matters.

Prior to joining Kenney Legal Defense, Itzel worked as a fraud analyst at Forbes’ “Best Bank of America”, where she caught multiple fraudulent acts and helped perfect the automated fraud detection algorithm now used. This prompted her to pursue her Paralegal Certificate at the University of California, Irvine. Outside of work, Itzel enjoys yoga, photography and travelling.

 

 

Meet Jennifer Maag – Certified Paralegal

Jennifer Maag – Certified Paralegal

 

Jennifer Maag has been a criminal defense paralegal for 14 years.  She attended Chapman University attaining a Bachelor Degree in Legal Studies and went on to receive a paralegal certificate from the University of California, Irvine.  Jennifer worked at the Orange County Public Defender’s Office for over 10 years before joining the Kenney Legal Defense team.  She has extensive experience working on white collar crime cases and other types of complex litigation.  Her primary roll has been in preparing criminal cases for trial and handling appeals both within the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and also in the United States Supreme Court.  When Jennifer is not working she enjoys spending time with her children.

 

 

 

 

 

Meet Jack Doti – Legal Assistant

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Jack Doti – Legal Assistant

Jack Doti is a legal assistant for Kenney Legal Defense and has been on the team since 2017.  Jack is an invaluable member of our team and when not working in the office, he assists with jury trial preparation and assistance during jury selection and the presentation of defense evidence.

Jack is currently attending his third and final year of undergraduate education at the University of California, Irvine, where he studies political science and philosophy. He first found his interest in litigation during high school where he discovered a fascination with speech and debate. Ever since, he has been persistent on getting to law school and starting his future legal career. When he’s not working, Jack enjoys laying out by the beach, attending Dodgers and Lakers games, and traveling.