About us

About us

Benjamin R. Greene:
Founding Attorney and Owner


As the founding member of the Law Office of Benjamin R. Greene & Associates, Ben Greene has established one of the most prominent and recognizable criminal defense firms in the Bakersfield area. Mr. Greene’s distinguished reputation in the Bakersfield and Kern County legal community is a product of extensive trial experience combined with a philosophy of thorough investigation, preparation, and client support.

Benjamin R. Greene’s Personal Bio

Mr. Greene has been practicing law in California for nearly 20 years. Along with his exceptional criminal defense practice, Mr. Greene has established a firm with comprehensive family law services for Kern County residents. In many situations, he will help a client with criminal troubles also resolve issues relating to these other practice areas. At the Law Office of Benjamin R. Greene & Associates, every client receives close personal attention from an experienced lawyer.

After graduating with honors and earning his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 1989, Mr. Greene began attending the Pepperdine University School of Law. In 1992, he earned his Juris Doctor degree from Pepperdine and began practicing law. From 1994 to 1999, Mr. Greene was a deputy public defender at the Kern County Public Defender’s Office. This experience enabled him to develop an in-depth understanding of criminal procedure and defense strategy, along with a keen eye for constitutional violations by the state government in arresting and prosecuting defendants.

Anchored by an impressive paralegal staff, clients recognize Mr. Greene’s firm as a trusted legal resource for criminal defense, and family law representation. Call us today at (661) 322-8892 for more information about our law firm.