The Law Office of Jacob Amaru is a law firm with an emphasis on criminal defense and family law.
Jacob's Criminal practice specializes in violent crimes (assault, aggravated assault, homicide, manslaughter, domestic violence). Jacob Amaru is a former public defender who has handled hundreds of felony and misdemeanor criminal cases in Arizona. These type of case are often over charged by the State and carry extremely lengthy sentences. Even a misdemeanor domestic violence conviction can have devastating and unfair consequences. Please see his Results page which illustrate how he tailors his defenses to protect the wrongfully accused.
Jacob's Family practice focuses on child custody cases and ensuring that you as a parent get to determine what is best for your child. Family law matters are special, requiring sensitivity, determination, skills at mediation and respect for a client’s privacy .Attorney Amaru has litigated hundreds of custody cases. Mr. Amaru also handles family law matters such as divorces and grand parenting rights.