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David V. Telles

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David Telles is a criminal defense attorney and partner at the Phoenix, Arizona law firm of MayesTelles PLLC. His extensive legal and law enforcement background serve to benefit his practice. He formerly worked in occupations such as prosecutor, U.S. Air Force, DEA, and Secret Service. Throughout his career, David Telles has handled felony and misdemeanor criminal cases of all types. His passion is to protect his clients' rights in every situation.


  • Clerk - The Honorable Bernardo P. Velasco, U.S. District Court of Arizona
  • Cochise, Pima, & Maricopa County Attorney's Offices
  • Prosecutor – Maricopa County Attorney's Office
  • Veteran – U.S. Air Force, Anti-Terrorist Unit
  • United States Secret Service
  • Narcotics Interdiction Task Force – U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration
  • Juris Doctorate University of Arizona College of Law - Graduate School
  • B.A.- Cum Laude Arizona State University - University
  • The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers
    The National Top 100 Trial Lawyers