Areas of legal expertise

Thomas Sleisenger practices criminal law and civil and criminal forfeiture, appearing before the United States District Court, the United States Court of Appeals, various federal and state agencies, and the California courts.

Thomas Sleisenger, Attorney at Law, Los Angeles and Pasadena Legal Services
Asset Forfeiture
Federal Appeals
Federal & State Criminal
Bank Fraud
Bankruptcy Fraud
Bribery & Extortion
Computer Crimes
Constitutional Law Issues
Counterfeiting & Forgery
Credit Card Fraud
Customs & Immigration
Drug Trafficking
Electronic Surveillance
Financial Crimes
Fourth Amendment
Health Care Fraud
Identity Theft
Insurance Fraud
International Law
Mail & Wire Fraud
Money Laundering
Mortgage Fraud
Perjury & False Statement
Public Corruption
Racketeering (RICO)
Reporting Offenses
Restitution & Money Judgments
Sexual Assault
Social Security Fraud
Tax Fraud
Theft Offenses
White Collar


Harvard University, B.A., 1978
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1981

Professional Career:

U.S. Navy, Judge Advocate General’s Corps, Yokosuka, Japan, 1982-1985
Assistant District Attorney, San Francisco, California, 1985-1990
Assistant U.S. Attorney, Central District of California, 1990-2007
Private Practice, Los Angeles, California, 2007-Present