Jonathan Goebel

Managing Attorney | DUI Law Specialist

Jonathan Goebel is the managing attorney at Rosenstein Law Group, is licensed to practice law in the state of Arizona and the United States District Court. He graduated Pepperdine School of Law in 2003. With nearly 20 years of practicing criminal law, Jonathan Goebel has litigated criminal matters ranging from misdemeanors to complex felony cases throughout Arizona. Jonathan is compassionate and genuinely cares for the well-being of his clients while being an aggressive advocate and dedicated to securing the best results for each of his clients. His personal interaction and client compassion only add to his success in the courtroom.

His personal interaction and compassion with clients only add to his success in the courtroom.

He is certified as a DUI Certified Specialist by the National College of DUI Defense (NCDD). This is a highly exclusive club of DUI attorneys. In fact, Jonathan is one of only four in the entire State of Arizona and one of approximately 50 in the whole United States and Canada. He is also a member of the Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice (AACJ) and The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL).

In 2019, he was selected to be on the State Bar of Arizona’s Criminal Law Advisory Commission. He was chosen along with only 9 other selected attorneys; he served a three-year term. The mission of the advisory commission is to regulate the certification of legal specialists. His dedication and expertise have garnered him multiple accolades, including AV Preeminent® by Martindale Hubbell, this means he has been Peer Rated for the Highest Level of Professional Excellence, selected as one of the Best Lawyers in America® for his work in DUI Defense and Criminal Defense. He was also named as one of the Top 10 Best DUI Attorney for the State of Arizona for 5 consecutive years by the American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys and as one of the Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers in Arizona by the National Trial Lawyers Association.

Jonathan is an exceptional trial attorney who has won countless jury trials and is well regarded in the Arizona legal community as one of the most effective trial attorneys in the State. As a former Maricopa County Deputy Attorney, Assistant Arizona Attorney General, and active criminal defense attorney, Jonathan has spent his entire career in Arizona’s various criminal justice arenas and has tremendous experience in all criminal matters. He has represented clients in nearly every Court in Arizona, earning many complete dismissals of all his clients’ charges by successfully arguing numerous types of pretrial motions.

Most importantly, Jonathan fully subscribes to the philosophy of aggressively representing his clients in Court and spending time with them to understand their perspective and explain the proceedings to get their insight. He is dedicated to securing the best possible outcome for his clients. He goes above and beyond for his clients, handling every detail of his client’s case and leaving no stone unturned to fight hard for his client’s defense.

He lives in Scottsdale, Arizona, with his wonderful wife, Alyssa Watral Goebel. He is an avid golfer with a six handicap and is a huge Arizona Cardinals fan (a 16-year season-ticket holder).

To speak with an experienced and dedicated defense attorney who will fight for you, contact attorney Jonathan Goebel today via the contact form online here or by calling (480) 248-7666.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certification in DUI Defense, National College for DUI Defense (NCDD), 2017

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of Arizona, 2005
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice (AACJ), Member, Present
  • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), Member, Present
  • National College for DUI Defense (NCDD), Member, Present

Honors and Awards

  • The Best Lawyers in America®: DUI/DWI Defense, Criminal Defense: General Practice & Criminal Defense: White-Collar, 2024
  • Phoenix Magazine: Top Criminal Defense Lawyer, 2023
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent® Rating: Highest Level of Professional Excellence, 2017 – Present
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Criminal Defense Trial Lawyers, 2021 – Present
  • The National Trial Lawyers: Top 25 Motor Vehicle Trial Lawyers, 2021 – Present
  • American Institute of DUI/DWI Attorneys: Top 10 Best DUI Attorneys, 2019 – Present
  • America’s Most Honored Lawyers: Top 1%, 2021-Present
  • AVVO Clients’ Choice Award, 2017 – Present
  • NCDD: Board Certified DUI Defense Specialist, 2017 – Present