Sanford Horowitz is an extremely skilled trial attorney who zealously defends his clients to protect their legal rights and bring them peace of mind. Sanford started here in Santa Barbara County as a Prosecutor for the District Attorney’s Office. Sanford focused on the prosecution of misdemeanor and general felony criminal offenses, where he gained significant jury trial experience. During his time at the Santa Barbara District Attorney's Office, Sanford was promoted to manage the Domestic Violence unit, where he gained substantial jury trial experience in felony domestic violence, assault and battery, residential burglary, vandalism, witness dissuasion, and more.
Sanford also gained invaluable jury trial experience during his time with the San Diego County District Attorney’s Office prior to his work as a prosecutor in Santa Barbara. Sanford has spoken throughout Santa Barbara County at numerous school events and public informational sessions on the importance of internet safety, the dangers of cyberbullying and cyberstalking, as well as what constitutes a hate crime and the effects of these crimes.