Criminal Defense Attorney

Christina A. Widner Roberson is a Fresno County criminal defense attorney who represents men, women and juveniles in the California state court. She works passionately and tirelessly for her clients on a wide range of criminal defense matters, especially DUI cases where she is an expert. Ms. Roberson attended San Joaquin College of Law, where she was the top ranked student three of her four years, while working full time as a law clerk gaining valuable experience. In May of 2012, she graduated with high honors, and was admitted to the California State Bar in November of 2012. During her law school career, Ms. Roberson was published in the San Joaquin Agricultural Law Review, and served as its Managing Editor during the 2011-2012 academic year. She also was the team captain of a three person team who placed third overall in the National Asylum and Refugee Law Moot Court competition held at the University of California, Davis. Twenty teams from law schools all over the United States participated in this competition, including Cornell, Columbia, Notre Dame, New York University, Brigham Young University, UC Hastings and Pepperdine. Ms. Roberson is very active in the legal community. She currently serves as the president of the Fresno County Women Lawyers. Additionally, she is an adjunct professor at San Joaquin College of Law.

Client Testimonials

  • Christina is extremely insightful, skillful, resourceful and a strong advocate for her clients. It is throughout Christina's hard work, dedication and advanced knowledge of law that my case was reduced and expunged. I highly recommend Christina for all of your legal needs and should I ever need an Attorney again, she will be the one that I call!

Education & Certifications

Bar Admissions

  • California

Education

  • J.D., San Joaquin College of Law, Clovis, CA, 2012
  • B.A. Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 2006

Awards - Christina A. Widner Roberson

Honors

  • Leon S. Peters Foundation Leadership Award, 2011
  • George A. Hopper Moot Court Competition, Best Brief Finalist, 2010

Professional Development

Associations

State Bar of California

Member: 2012 –present

Fresno County Bar Association

Member: 2012 –present

Fresno County Bar Association, Criminal Law Section

Member: 2014 –present

Fresno County Young Lawyers Association

Member: 2012 –present

Fresno County Women Lawyers

Secretary: 2014

Fresno County Women Lawyers

President: 2015

San Joaquin College of Law

Adjunct Professor: 2014 - present

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