What to Expect at a Free Consultation

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Well, at a free consultation, what I don’t want to do is waste your time, and so, if you don’t have time to come to the office for that consultation, I’m more than happy to talk to you over the phone, and what I’ll talk to you about are the generic facts about your case…. Read more »

What should an attorney do if they have been contacted by the State Bar for any disciplinary reason?

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If you’re a lawyer, and the State Bar sends you a letter that’s marked “Confidential”, it may be because a former client or someone has filed a grievance against you. That doesn’t mean you’re guilty. That doesn’t mean your license is going to be suspended. It doesn’t mean you’re going to be in trouble, but… Read more »

How much time are you looking at?

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I’m often asked how much time am I looking at for a particular criminal offense. And it really just depends. It depends on the nature of the crime. It depends on the person’s prior record. It depends on the jurisdiction there. And it depends on the judge that they are before. So there are a… Read more »