Mitri Hanania Esq.

Mitri Hanania Esq.

Founding Partner
Redwood City, California
Standing by your side since 1998, Mr. Hanania represents individuals facing criminal charges in the San Francisco Bay Area. Located in downtown Redwood City, Mr. Hanania is a dedicated criminal law attorney who is well liked and respected in the legal community. From his early years as a certified law student with the Sacramento Public Defender's Office, to his work on the Sixth District Appellate Program and the San Mateo County Private Defender Program, Mr. Hanania has handled every type of criminal case. From basic traffic matters up to homicide cases, Mr. Hanania has both the experience and knowledge to competently handle any kind of criminal case, including even administrative and civil commitment proceedings. Mr. Hanania has also lectured to his fellow collegues at various legal seminars which included appellate issues, DMV issues, and search and seizure issues. Born and raised in the San Francisco area, Mr. Hanania graduated from San Francisco State University with a bachelors degree in Political Science and a minor in Criminal Justice in 1994. Mr. Hanania went on to law school where he graduated from the McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento in 1997. 

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Criminal

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1997


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1994
    • Major: Political Science
    • Minor: Criminal Justice


  • Sixth District Appellate Program Fall Seminar, SDAP
  • Search and Seizure Seminar's, Private Defender Program
  • DMV license suspensions Seminar's, Private Defender Program

Past Employment Positions

  • San Mateo County Private Defender Program, Panel Attorney, 2001 - 2018

Pro Bono Activities

  • Stanford Law School Mentor Program, 2012 - 2018
  • Woodside High School Mentor Program, 2012 - 2018


  • English (Primary)
  • Arabic