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Bernard P. Bray has over 30 years of experience as a successful trial lawyer representing persons accused of criminal offenses and persons injured as a result of the negligence of others.  Bernard P. Bray is an experienced and aggressive trial lawyer committed to obtaining results for his clients. Bernard P. Bray has long had a reputation as an aggressive trial lawyer, is widely recognized and respected in the legal community.

Bernard P. Bray is committed to providing top rate legal representation to clients in San Jose, Santa Clara, Sunnyvale, Mountain View, greater Santa Clara County and throughout California.

Bernard P. Bray has practiced criminal defense and injury law since 1983. He has extensive jury trial experience having successfully represented persons accused of most all major and minor criminal offenses including drunk driving, murder, prostitution, burglary, drug possession, drug sales, domestic violence, robbery, gang crimes, strike crimes, sex abuse, gambling and many others.  His background and extensive jury trial experience provide him with a profound knowledge of the criminal justice system, as well as the ability to produce excellent results in the negotiation of cases which might or might not benefit from trial.

Bernard P. Bray provides services to all segments of the community and is conversational in the Vietnamese language. Interpreters are available during consultations with Bernard P. Bray in any language.  Bernard P. Bray has served as a Board Director and President of the Board of Friends Outside of Santa Clara County serving the families of incarcerated offenders.  Bernard P. Bray has served the youth of his community over the last several years coaching baseball, soccer, roller hockey, and coaching and judging mock trial competitions at local high schools.  Bernard P. Bray is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association, State Bar of California, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, has served on many committees of the Santa Clara County Bar Association and is a member of many other professional organizations. Bernard P. Bray has been admitted to practice before all the Courts of the State of California, the Federal United States District Courts for the Northern District of California and the United States Supreme Court.

Call Bernard P. Bray directly for immediate personal contact and advice. (408) 292-9700. In emergencies please call (408) 655-3122.


As of client of Bernard P. Bray all aspects of your case will be personally handled by Bernard P. Bray.  Bernard P. Bray’s commitment to excellent representation includes:

  • Giving all clients the attention they deserve.
  • Explaining all options available to help clients make an informed decision.
  • Giving clients as much time as they need to speak with Bernard P. Bray.
  • Keeping clients informed about the status of their case.
  • Maintaining client confidences.
  • Looking out for both clients’ immediate needs and long term interests.
  • Promptly returning all phone calls.

Bernard P. Bray emphasizes communication with clients, persistent advocacy, and attention to all aspects of their case. Regardless of the size of the case, Bernard P. Bray’s commitment is to obtain the best possible result for each of his clients.

Call Mr. Bray directly for immediate personal contact and advice. (408)292-9700. In emergencies please call (408) 655-3122.

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