Byron, California Lawyers

James Thomas Reilly
(925) 218-4730Free Consultation
Pleasanton, CA Lawyer
42 years experience
Steven Kazan
(888) 904-5607
Oakland, CA Attorney
50 years experience
Byron, CA Lawyer. 31 years experience
(925) 513-1465 5170 Discovery Point
Byron, CA 94514
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Byron, CA Attorney. 29 years experience
(925) 207-8343 14850 Hwy 4
Byron, CA 94514
Byron, CA Lawyer. 24 years experience
4852 Cabrillo Point
Byron, CA 94514
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Byron, CA Attorney. 38 years experience
(925) 634-8311 1730 Riverlake Rd
Byron, CA 94514
San Francisco Law Sch
Edward William Younger IV
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Brentwood, CA Lawyer. 5 years experience
(925) 420-4111 420 Beatrice Court, Suite G1
Brentwood, CA 94513
Business and Estate Planning
Concord Law School
I am an estate planning and business law lawyer practicing in East Contra Costa County California. I take pride in providing value minded legal services to area families and businesses.
Amy L. Alvis
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Brentwood, CA Lawyer. 20 years experience
(925) 516-1617 613 First Street, Suite 202
Brentwood, CA 94513
Divorce and Estate Planning
Amy's approach to estate planning is to focus on each client's unique needs and objectives. She strives to design a comprehensive plan for her clients that provides the maximum protection without compromise. Her broad experience enables her to provide keen insight for her clients. She is deeply commitment to her clients and the ethical standards of her profession. Amy has lived in Brentwood since 2001 with her husband and two daughters. She is a Director for the Brentwood Chamber of Commerce and in her free time, enjoys yoga, reading and golf.
Rhonda Darlene Shelton-Kraeber
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Brentwood, CA Lawyer. 26 years experience
(925) 513-1264 4510 O'Hara Ave., Ste. A
Brentwood, CA 94513
Business and Employment
University of California Hastings College of the Law
I have been practicing all aspects of employment law for more than 20 years, including representation of both employers and employees. I assist with all types of employment contracts, wage and hour issues, employment discrimination issues including sexual harassment, employee manuals, workplace safety, wrongful termination, discipline issues, and so on. And when a lawsuit cannot be avoided, I will also handle your litigation needs.
Pamela Jean Priest
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Brentwood, CA Attorney. 25 years experience
(925) 915-9908 1145 2nd street, Suite A, #221
Brentwood, CA 94513
Family
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
H F Layton
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Brentwood, CA Lawyer. 26 years experience
(925) 240-1040 8660-B Brentwood Blvd
Brentwood, CA 94513
Divorce and Family
Loyola Law School
John Morey Allen
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Brentwood, CA Attorney. 47 years experience
(925) 240-2700 1210 Central Blvd., Suite 115
Brentwood, CA 94513
U of San Francisco School of Law
James G.  Schwartz
(925) 463-1073Free Consultation
Pleasanton, CA Attorney
41 years experience
Bobby Saadian
(833) 823-5331Free Consultation
Los Angeles, CA Attorney
10 years experience
James Gulseth
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Livermore, CA Attorney. 43 years experience
(925) 463-9600 373 North L Street
Livermore, CA 94551
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Business, IP and Patents
UC Hastings COL
James H. (Jim) Gulseth was born and attended high school in Devils Lake, North Dakota and graduated with an A.B. degree from the University of California at Berkeley. Jim earned his JD degree at the University of California Hastings School of Law in San Francisco and is admitted to practice in the State of California and before the Federal District Court, Northern District of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. He is a member of the Corporations, Business Transactions, Securities and Tax and Intellectual Property Sections of the State Bar of California. Jim’s reported cases include...
(925) 463-9600 5890 Stoneridge Dr.
Ste. 102
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Daniel Timothy Quane
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Danville, CA Lawyer. 11 years experience
(925) 314-2320 571 Hartz Ave
Danville, CA 94526
Estate Planning and Probate
Golden Gate University School of Law and McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
Daniel T. Quane manages the Doyle Quane Family Trusts and Estates practice. Dan is a Certified Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trusts and Probate Law. He has an advanced legal degree in Taxation (LL.M.) and he was named Super Lawyer’s Rising Star in 2015 and 2016. He works with a diverse range of clients, from those of average means to wealthy families requiring complex advanced estate tax planning strategies. Dan has experience guiding families through the complex legal process required upon death in the most efficient manner possible, whether it’s through trust administration or the probate court process. He...
Stephen Opperwall
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Pleasanton, CA Lawyer. 35 years experience
(925) 417-0300 4900 Hopyard Road, Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Santa Clara University School of Law, Oxford University and Calvin College
Stephen G. Opperwall has 35+ years of experience representing clients in civil lawsuits.

In 1997, Mr. Opperwall was first designated a Certified Specialist in Creditors' Rights, a specialist designation that has been earned by only 8 attorneys in California.

In 2007, Mr. Opperwall was also named to the list of Super Lawyers of Northern California, a list that is reserved for the top 5% of attorneys.

Mr. Opperwall has been named to the Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum, an exclusive group of attorneys who have recovered $2,000,000 or more for at least one client, something which Mr. Opperwall has done...
John Secrest Richards
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Danville, CA Lawyer. 10 years experience
(925) 231-8104 261 Hartz Avenue
Danville, CA 94526
Free ConsultationBusiness, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
Golden Gate University School of Law
J.R. Richards' practice focuses on developing long term client relationships representing their interests in both transactional matters and in civil litigation. He represents both plaintiffs and defendants primarily in real estate and business disputes and has successfully litigated cases through dispositive motion, trial and settlement in state and federal courts. J.R. prepares each case to achieve a favorable judgment by trial or before trial, and when in the best interest of the client leverages a favorable settlement. Community Involvement: * Coach/Manager for Pre-K/K softball team the Purple Puppies 2016. * Coach/Manager for the Danville...
Gerald Ray Prettyman
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Pleasanton, CA Lawyer. 10 years experience
(925) 600-7342 2676 Gapwall Court
P.O. Box 1419
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Business, IP, Patents and Trademarks
Golden Gate University
Gerald R. Prettyman has been drafting and prosecuting patents since 2001 and preventing and solving legal problems for his clients since 2006. Mr. Prettyman also has over a decade of management and engineering experience improving throughput and decreasing defect losses at various large to small companies. He has two published law review articles, four published bar association articles, a law blog and makes periodic contributions to other online legal blogs. Mr. Prettyman was also a medical technician for eight years with the U.S. Navy and in the private sector.
Ivette Santaella
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 27 years experience
(925) 831-4840 San Ramon, CA 94583
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and IP
American University
Ivette M. Santaella is a dedicated attorney with invaluable experience in the many areas of estate planning and technology law. For the past four years, she has focused her practice on estate planning and has advised numerous families-as well as businesses-on legacy and business succession planning. Ms. Santaella also assists her clients through the analysis of strategies to minimize tax liability, as well as trust management and creditor protection. She is certified and financially trained in life and long-term care insurance, and the various types of special needs issues, which are integral in estate planning. Ms. Santaella is expanding her...
(888) 698-3951 111 Deerwood Road
Suite 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Frederick J. Sette
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Stockton, CA Lawyer. 22 years experience
(888) 516-6262 4568 Feather River Dr., Suite C
Stockton, CA 95207
Free ConsultationInsurance Claims and Personal Injury
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
For the past 20 years all I have done is represent people who have been harmed in a personal injury accident, whether that accident was a car accident or some other sort of incident such as a dangerous condition of a product or someone's property. Harm includes medical bills, loss of income, and pain and suffering.
(888) 516-6262 1700 I St
Suite 120
Sacramento, CA 95811
Karyne Ghantous
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 19 years experience
(925) 242-2431 2603 Camino Ramon, Suite 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationConstruction, Insurance Defense, Landlord Tenant and Real Estate
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Karyne T. Ghantous is a California licensed attorney with close to 20 years of litigation and insurance defense experience successfully negotiating the resolution of, and trying cases in State and Federal court, Contra Costa County, Alameda County, San Francisco County, Santa Clara County, Sacramento County, Solano County and Monterey County.
Eric Vincent Wood
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Antioch, CA Attorney. 3 years experience
(925) 278-6680 5179 Lone Tree Way
Antioch, CA 94531
Free ConsultationBankruptcy
John F. Kennedy University
Mr. Wood began his legal career with the view of developing a personally rewarding practice by working directly with individuals and families. He draws upon his financial background to apply creative approaches to complex Bankruptcy issues. Mr. Wood currently provides Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 services to his clients. Prior to establishing his firm, Mr. Wood worked at a prominate Bankruptcy Law Firm counseling clients in the areas of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy and in Consumer Litigation. Mr. Wood has also worked as a project manager for Morgan Stanley Capital International and in portfolio management at Mellon...
(510) 978-4150 1300 Clay Street, Suite 600
Oakland, CA 94612
(510) 978-4150 3150 Hilltop Mall Rd.
Richmond, CA 94806
(510) 978-4150 7100 Stevenson Blvd.
Fremont, CA 94538
(925) 278-6680 11501 Dublin Blvd., #200
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 278-6680 1501 N Broadway #261
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Robert Lockhart Taylor
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Livermore, CA Lawyer. 31 years experience
(925) 463-9600 373 North L Street
Livermore, CA 94551
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Business, IP and Real Estate
University of California, Berkeley School of Law
Robert L. (Bob) Taylor was born near Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and attended high school in Berkeley, California. Bob graduated Phi Beta Kappa and with high honors from the University of California at Berkeley in 1982 with an A.B. degree in Economics. Bob graduated from the Boalt Hall School of Law (UC Berkeley) in 1985, where he was a member of the California Law Review. In 1985, he was admitted to practice in the State of California and before the Federal District Court, Northern District of California, and the U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit. He has since also been admitted...
(925) 463-9600 5890 Stoneridge Dr. Suite 102
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Elliot Gale
(866) 447-8460Free Consultation
San Jose, CA Lawyer
Lorna M. Jaynes
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Pleasanton, CA Lawyer. 17 years experience
(510) 795-6304 6200 Stoneridge Mall Rd
#300
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Arbitration & Mediation, Civil Rights, Divorce and Family
Santa Clara University School of Law
Cristin Michelle Lowe
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 12 years experience
(925) 215-1388 4000 Executive Parkway
Suite 220
San Ramon, CA 94583
Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
UC Davis School of Law King Hall
Our practice covers all aspects of family and matrimonial law in all of the Bay Area counties, primarily focusing on Contra Costa, Alameda, Solano, and San Francisco counties. We will expertly navigate you through your family law matter, whether it involves termination of a domestic partnership, paternity, custody, visitation, domestic violence, adoption, guardianship, support, an annulment, legal separation, or post-judgment issues. Regardless which of these processes you are dealing with, we understand the strain and pressure that these matters inevitably put on clients and the necessity of providing strong representation. Therefore, we strive to make the entire process as easy...
Scott Jordan
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San Ramon, CA Lawyer. 10 years experience
(925) 362-3598 18 Crow Canyon Court
Suite 280
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Business, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Southern California Gould School of Law
I represent individuals and small to medium sized businesses in bankruptcy, foreclosure defense and debt consolidation matters. For individuals, I represent clients in Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy proceedings, including adversary proceedings, including 2nd home mortgage lien stripping, redemption of vehicles and student loan reductions. For businesses, I provide services related to the winding down of a business, board and management consultations and bankruptcy debt consolidation in Chapter 11. In conjunction with my bankruptcy practice, I also provide estate planning, probate and trust administration representation. The best way to avoid probate is to plan properly by drafting...
Stephen M. Fuerch
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Pleasanton, CA Attorney. 42 years experience
(925) 463-1073 7901 Stoneridge Dr
#401
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Business, Employment and Medical Malpractice
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Dianne Drew Butler
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Stockton, CA Lawyer. 31 years experience
(209) 478-0840 3031 W. March Lane Suite 224
Stockton, CA 95219
Divorce and Family
California Legal Specialist In Family Law and Humphreys College
CERTIFIED FAMILY LAW SPECIALIST At the Law Office of Dianne Drew Butler C.F.L.S., we have worked closely with men and women across the Central Valley in California since 1986. We know that the legal process can be complicated and take great care to carefully explain the law and process to you so that you have a realistic idea of what to expect. We will help you understand your rights and options so that you can make good decisions that are in your best interests. Our Credentials We offer clients extensive experience and knowledge in family law matters, having focused our practice exclusively...
M. Colby Freeman
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Danville, CA Attorney. 7 years experience
(925) 314-2320 571 Hartz Avenue
Danville, CA 94526
Divorce and Family
Golden Gate University School of Law and University of San Francisco School of Law
Colby combines aggressive advocacy and compassion to assist clients through difficult times. Dedicated to helping clients navigate through complex legal matters with integrity, Colby has a tough yet sensitive approach to divorce and family law. Common sense and tenacity are hallmarks of his advocacy. Colby is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley, where he earned a B.A. in Rhetoric, with a minor in Celtic Studies, and a J.D. from the University of San Francisco (USF) School of Law, where he was the Student Commencement Speaker at his law school graduation, the Co-Chair of the USF Public...
Spojmie Ahmady Nasiri
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(925) 520-5195 6200 Stoneridge Mall Road
Suite 300
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Immigration
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Spojmie Nasiri, principal attorney, is a first generation immigrant herself who understands through personal experience how difficult and emotionally draining American immigration process can be. Mrs. Nasiri’s education, community involvement and associations reflect her outstanding dedication in the area of immigration law. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of California, Davis and her Juris Doctorate from Golden Gate University, School of Law. Mrs. Nasiri is a member of the California State Bar and is admitted to practice before the California Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California....
Douglas Alan Goss
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Stockton, CA Lawyer. 27 years experience
(209) 373-4680 3439 Brookside Road
Suite 205
Stockton, CA 95219
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Humphrey's Coll School of Law
I have been practicing law in San Joaquin county for over 28 years. Before becoming an attorney, I worked in San Joaquin County law enforcement for over 15 years. I have successfully resolved thousands of cases here. I know the area, and am familiar with the legal community. I provide legal representation and services ranging from major felony criminal defense, DUI defense, misdemeanor defense, personal injury, traffic tickets, expungements, and other forms of clearing your criminal record. If I don't practice in the area of law you need, I will make sure to find a high quality attorney who can...
Kenneth Howard Krebs
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Livermore, CA Lawyer. 34 years experience
(925) 308-6861 487 South J Street
Livermore, CA 94550
Free ConsultationCriminal
University of San Francisco School of Law
As the founding partner of Karlstrom & Krebs, Alameda County lawyer Kenneth H. Krebs offers legal counsel to people accused of crimes, as well as a variety of civil legal matters. For over 31 years, Attorney Krebs has been practicing law in the state of California. His legal diligence over the years has earned him Martindale-Hubbell® BV Distinguished® recognition. He is a graduate of California State University Hayward and the University of San Francisco School of Law. Learn more by contacting his firm today.
Mr Terence Daniel Doyle
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Danville, CA Attorney. 33 years experience
(925) 314-2320 571 Hartz Avenue
Danville, CA 94526
Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Golden Gate University
Certified Family Law Specialist (CFLS), State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization; LLM Taxation; Member California State Bar; Hawaii State Bar; Arizona State Bar; Contra Costa County Bar Association; Family Law Section Hawaii State Bar; Family Law Section Arizona State Bar, Trust and Estates Section Arizona State Bar. The law offices of Doyle Golde Grossman Family Law Group provides family law, divorce, estate planning and trust administration services in the Contra Costa County providing the community with deep legal talent and a professional result based representation.
Ariel Sosna
(415) 274-2530Free Consultation
San Francisco, CA Lawyer
10 years experience
Adam J. McNeile
(800) 520-4525Free Consultation
San Francisco, CA Lawyer
James G.  Schwartz
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Pleasanton, CA Attorney. 41 years experience
(925) 463-1073 7901 Stoneridge Dr
#401
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationBusiness, Civil Rights, Collections and IP
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Amanda Marie Jarratt
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 11 years experience
(925) 480-7850 111 Deerwood Road, Ste 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Golden Gate University School of Law
I am a divorce attorney mediator. I have created a divorce mediation program that can help you reach an agreement in as little as 90 days. After years spent in courtrooms, two truths became undeniable: Getting divorced in court is too expensive and getting divorced in court takes too long. Between the cost and the time involved, most clients are disheartened and dissatisfied with the process. I knew there had to be a better way. Divorce is hard enough without adding years of expensive courtroom battles. Committed to helping separating couples find closure faster, I undertook divorce mediation training and...
Megan Therese Burns
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Pleasanton, CA Attorney. 12 years experience
(925) 460-8484 6601 Owens Drive
Suite 238
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationCriminal and Personal Injury
Lewis & Clark Law School
Megan Burns fights for justice on behalf of her clients whether they are charged with a crime or seeking recovery after being injured through no fault of their own. While Ms. Burns has successfully negotiated hundreds of cases, she is also an aggressive and experienced trial attorney. With over ten years of litigation experience in private practice and as deputy public defender in San Francisco and Solano Counties, Ms. Burns possesses the skills necessary to secure the best outcome for her clients. In her criminal defense practice, Ms. Burns has worked on nearly every type of criminal case imaginable...
(925) 460-8484 2121 N. California Blvd.
Suite 290
Walnut Creek, 94596
(510) 797-2020 39510 Paseo Padre Pkwy, 190
Fremont, CA 94538
(510) 785-8400 717 Washington Street
Oakland, CA 94607
Gordon Craig Young
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Danville, CA Attorney. 25 years experience
(925) 314-9999 318-C Diablo Road
Danville, CA 94526
Free ConsultationArbitration & Mediation, Broker Fraud, Probate and Securities
U of San Francisco School of Law
Gordon Young is a 25-year litigator, specializing in financial, trust and securities litigation. Gordon tries and arbitrates cases for trustees, beneficiaries, financial professionals, investment advisors, stock brokers, Wall Street banks, and broker-dealers. These cases include civil, probate and regulatory claims based on breach of fiduciary duty, breach of trust, fraud, suitability, mismanagement of mutual funds and managed accounts, the prudent investor rule, as well as employee promissory notes, up-front loans, raiding, trade secret, unfair competition and related employment claims. Gordon has successfully assisted numerous investment professionals with FINRA related expungement actions. Gordon has been recognized eleven times...
Jen Grondahl Lee
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 7 years experience
(925) 586-6738 111 Deerwood Road
Suite 200
San Ramon, CA 94583
Bankruptcy, Consumer and Military
University of Richmond School of Law
Tammy J Mercado
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San Ramon, CA Attorney.
(925) 344-5050 2430 Camino Ramon
Suite 325
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationFamily
Tammy J. Mercado has a passion for helping her clients achieve their desired result. She listens and she personally responds to your text, email, or phone call promptly. She offers real solutions to your legal matters. Tammy will carefully evaluate the legal issues in your case, provide you sound advice, and offer you the pros and cons of each possible scenario so you can meet your legal objectives. She encourages clients to participate in their own matters. Tammy believes that client participation is key to a positive result and to keep attorney fees as low as possible. You can be...
Mary Whipple
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San Ramon, CA Attorney. 12 years experience
(925) 344-5050 2430 Camino Ramon
Suite 325
San Ramon, CA 94583
Free ConsultationFamily
Loyola Univ School of Law
Before merging her law office with Tammy J. Mercado’s, Mary Whipple opened her own law practice in the summer of 2008. Prior to that Mary was an associate attorney at the Law Office of Cummins & Holmes, a full-service civil litigation law firm in San Ramon. The majority of her experience is in family law, which includes divorce, custody, support, prenuptial agreements, and domestic-violence restraining orders. Mary has also represented clients in a variety of non-family-law cases, including juvenile dependency, probate, breach of contract, and employment disputes, to name a few. Previously, Mary worked as a contract attorney for O’Melveny...
Thomas C. Walker
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Pleasanton, CA Attorney. 33 years experience
(925) 264-1212 4900 Hopyard Road
Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationEmployment
Solely dedicated to employee-side employment law and litigation since 2004; fighting discrimination, harassment, retaliation and other unlawful employment practices. Consultative engagements relating to severance and exit strategy are routine projects, having representing 100s of Silicon Valley employees.
(650) 889-4090 Sutie 203
Santa Clara, CA 95134
John A. Comerford
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Pleasanton, CA Lawyer. 9 years experience
(925) 226-8261 4900 Hopyard Road, Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588
Free ConsultationEmployment and Personal Injury
Northwestern California University School of Law
We provide legal advice and representation to those who have been physically or financially damaged through the fault of others. We understand that every case is unique and we take the time to listen to our clients, review their options, and tailor our solutions taking into account their goals and preferences. We bring to every case our experience, focus, and dedication to results. We negotiate when we can and litigate when we have to. If you are unsure how to proceed after suffering injury, let us help determine the best course of action.
(408) 457-1817 111 N. Market St., Suite 300
San Jose, CA 95113
(510) 894-6649 3900 Newpark Mall Rd., Suite 326
Newark, CA 94560
John Edward Harding
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Pleasanton, CA Attorney. 28 years experience
(925) 417-2202 78 Mission Dr
Suite B
Pleasanton, CA 94566
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Stephen M. Fuerch
(925) 463-1073Free Consultation
Pleasanton, CA Attorney
42 years experience