Joseph Camarata

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Email: joseph@wf-lawyers.com

Joseph Camarata attended University of the Pacific McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, California. At McGeorge he excelled in trial advocacy and all aspects of criminal law and procedure. Joseph competed in and won several trial competitions throughout the United States. He was also named an honorary member of the National Order of the Barristers which recognizes the top ten advocates in his graduating class.

Joseph is an extremely talented and approachable family law attorney in Temecula.  His experience in divorce, child custody, property division, spousal support and other facets of family law is significant.  He is well-respected among the family law bar in Riverside County, and has the experience to handle simple or extremely complicated cases.  Joseph is experienced in move-away cases, high-asset division, and difficult child support and custody matters.

After graduating from McGeorge, Joseph began his career at the Solano County District Attorney’s Office. After becoming familiar with the standards and practices of the California Courts, Joseph started his own law practice. Throughout his career, Joseph has  handled every aspect of family and criminal law.  Many of his cases have garnered widespread media attention throughout the State of California.

Joseph is also admitted to practice in all Federal District Courts in the State of California where he has successfully argued Writs of Habeas Corpus resulting in the release of clients after spending over 25 years in prison. He continually strives to improve his legal knowledge and courtroom skills by attending continuing education seminars throughout the state.

Joseph has handled hundreds of cases throughout the State of California. His approach to trials is thorough preparation and investigation combined with aggressive trial advocacy. He is a member of NTLA (National Trial Lawyers Association) who named him Top 40 Under 40, AIFLA (American Institute of Family Law Attorneys) where he was named one of the 10 Best Family Law Attorneys in California, AJI (American Jurist Institute) – Top 10 Family Law Attorney in California, ASLA (American Society of Legal Advocates) – Top 100 Family Lawyer – California, NACDL (National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers), CACJ (California Association for Criminal Justice), CPDA (California Public Defender’s Association),

Joseph’s law practice is dedicated to assisting clients facing family law and criminal law issues.


  • California State Bar Association
  • California DUI Lawyers Association
  • California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • California Public Defender’s Association
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Riverside County Bar Association
  • San Diego County Bar Association

Contact Joseph today for a free, private initial consultation.  Our direct line is (951) 249-7022 and Joseph’s email is joseph@wf-lawyers.com.