Attorney Carlos A. Medina

Meet Attorney Carlos A. Medina

Tucson Criminal Defense Lawyer With 10+ Years of Experience

Attorney Carlos A. MedinaAttorney Carlos A. Medina has been an attorney since 2009. He has dedicated his career to criminal defense, representing clients in the face of misdemeanor and felony offenses. His commitment to preserving his clients’ constitutional rights and ensuring they are offered all the protections offered by our criminal justice system has earned him a reputation as an aggressive and competent attorney.

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Attorney Carlos A. Medina served in the U.S. Navy for 4 years, from 1990 to 1994, receiving a Naval Reserve Officer Training Corps Scholarship. He obtained his B.A. in Sociology from the University of Arizona in 1999 and went on to obtain his Juris Doctor degree from the City University of New York School of Law in 2005.

He has diverse legal experience, as a law clerk at the Pima County Public Defender’s Office in Tucson, Arizona, and as a paralegal in business practice and litigation. In 2009, he made the decision to go into private practice as a criminal defense attorney.

Through his years of legal experience, Attorney Carlos A. Medina has acquired skills that have provided a strong foundation for a successful criminal defense practice. His passion for helping others gives him the strength necessary to go to bat for his clients inside and outside the criminal courtroom, protecting their rights to the fullest extent.


  • City University of New York School of Law, J.D. (2005)
  • University of Arizona, B.A. Sociology (1999)

Bar Admissions

  • New York (2015)
  • U.S. District Court – Arizona (2010)
  • Arizona (2009)


  • American Bar Association
  • Hispanic National Bar Association
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Skills & Advanced Training

  • Advanced Case Law Research on Westlaw (Advanced Westlaw Certification)
  • Advanced Statutory Research on Westlaw (Advanced Westlaw Certification)
  • Build Your Future 2004, Using Lexis-Nexis in the Workplace Criminal Prosecution & Defense Training
  • Criminal Investigation & Discovery Class at UA Law – by Walter Nash
  • DUI Seminar – by the Law, Criminal Justice & Security Program at UA Law

To learn more about Tucson criminal lawyer Carlos A. Medina, contact us at (520) 251-9561.

We Will Fight For You

Choose the Law Office of Carlos A. Medina, PLLC

Our firm goes above and beyond throughout the entirety of our client's case. When Attorney Carlos A. Medina started his practice, he had intentions of offering better-quality legal representation for people facing criminal charges. As we look back on his firm’s beginnings, he has held true to his mission.

  • Available 24/7
  • Se Habla Español
  • Reasonable Fees
  • In-Person Consultations

Get the Verdict from Our Clients

What They Have to Say About Our Firm
  • “Knowledgeable and professional! Carlos' fees were reasonable and there were minimal additional research charges.”

    Former Client

  • “Carlos Medina went way beyond the call of duty for me and i would totally recommend him to anyone; and I strongly believe with out a doubt that he would do that for any client.”


  • “During my court dates, he was punctual and professional. The outcome of my case is better that what I expected.”

    Former Client

  • “Mr. Medina not only took the case but won the case against impossible odds. Mr. Medina was highly professional, very knowledgeable, and kept me informed every step of the way.”


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