David Bonilla

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901 H Street
Suite 100
Sacramento, California 95814

David Bonilla was a Deputy District Attorney at the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office from 2005 to 2010. While working at the Sacramento County District Attorney's Office, Mr. Bonilla successfully completed jury trials involving armed robbery, burglary, assault with a deadly weapon, special gang allegations cases, narcotics sales, driving under the influence, as well as cases involving a defendant's third strike. Mr. Bonilla has handled hundreds of felony and misdemeanor cases varying in type and complexity, which involved offenses such as: embezzlement, identity theft, marijuana sales and cultivation, narcotic trafficking, property theft, assaults, sex offenses, and attempted murder. Mr. Bonilla has also spent time working in Sacramento County's juvenile court and traffic court divisions.

Mr. Bonilla graduated University of Pacific’s McGeorge School of Law with "Great Distinction", and was named to the "Order of the Coif", finishing in the top 7% of his law school class. While in law school Mr. Bonilla was also named to the "Traynor Honor Society" and received the top student "Witkin Award" for his criminal law and labor law class. Mr. Bonilla also graduated California State University Fresno Summa Cum Laude with a bachelor's degree in public administration.

As a Sacramento defense attorney, Mr. Bonilla aggressively represents clients. From the beginning of the case, Mr. Bonilla thoroughly analyzes every fact and application of law to ensure that all possible defenses are uncovered. When it comes to trial Mr. Bonilla likes to be prepared. His detail oriented style of approaching cases helps him be a very effective defense lawyer.