About Ashby

Criminal Defense Attorney

Ashby_C_SorensenDefense lawyer, Ashby C. Sorensen was born and raised in Virginia just outside of our nation’s capital, Washington, D.C.. He is a graduate of University of Colorado at Boulder, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communication.

Ashby later moved further West and settled in North County San Diego, California. He then studied law at California Western School of Law in San Diego. While in law school, Ashbyworked as an agent and advisor to many of the world’s top professional snowboarders, surfers and skateboarders.

Upon graduation, Ashby his passion for the courtroom and worked at the Fresno County Public Defender’s Office, where he spent over five years defending serious felony cases in trial court.

In 2009, Ashby opened his own practice focusing exclusively on criminal defense. He has successfully litigated high-profile cases through trial, achieving positive results for clients facing a wide variety of charges from petty theft to homicide.


“Let me start of by saying that Ashby Sorensen is the best Criminal Defense attorney around. No matter what your case , he’ll always ensure you that he will positively get you the best outcome and make sure you get what is just and fair. And let me tell you….as a former convicted felon facing an assault charge with great bodily injury ( with multiple prison terms in my past ) Ashby got me 4 and a half months in jail as opposed to the 10yrs ( including enhancements ) in prison. Thanks again Ashby Sorensen for the help and delivering me the best possible outome. And ultimately changing my life for the better. Sincerely , B. Glade – Brandon Glade