Martinez, California Lawyers

Victor J. Yoo
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California Lawyer with 25 years experience

Mr. Yoo's practice focuses on tax and bankruptcy litigation. He has represented clients in both criminal and civil cases against the California Franchise Tax Board, State Board of Equalization and Employment Development... Read More »
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Laura Herron Weber
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California Lawyer with 16 years experience

I represent employees in their disputes with their employers, and victims of personal injury. I take the time to get to know the unique story of each client, and understand how termination, injury, or other unlawful... Read More »
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Giselle F. Guro
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California Lawyer

Giselle F. Guro is an associate attorney at The Law Offices of Ethan M. Weisinger, Inc. Her previous family law experience includes clerking for a family law firm in Walnut Creek and participating in her law school’s... Read More »
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James Joseph Fishel
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 29 years experience
(925) 935-2021 110 Blue Ridge Dr
Martinez, CA 94553
Arbitration & Mediation, Business, Divorce and Family
The University of Florida of College of Law
Oliver Alexander Greenwood
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Martinez, CA Attorney with 14 years experience
(925) 228-2550 736 Ferry
Martinez, CA 94553
Elder, Entertainment & Sports, Estate Planning and Probate
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
I was born at a very young age. And now I practice law.
Joseph Michael Tully
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Martinez, CA Attorney with 20 years experience
(925) 229-9700 713 Main Street
Martinez, CA 94553
Criminal
Golden Gate Univ School of Law
Specializing exclusively in criminal law, Joseph and this team of attorneys have represented thousands of criminal defendants facing serious felony charges. He has extensive experience defending MMJ collectives, cooperatives, cultivators, and caregivers facing criminal charges for helping patients. Joseph Tully has over fifteen years experience practicing criminal law in California and has been certified as a Criminal Law Specialist by the California Board of Legal Specialization. In addition, Mr. Tully has been recognized by The National Trial Lawyers as a Top 100 Trial Lawyer in both 2013 and 2014. From Shasta to Oakland to Los Angeles,...
Howard L. Williams
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Martinez, CA Attorney with 19 years experience
(925) 257-2946 535 Main Street
Suite 305
Martinez, CA 94553
Business, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law and University of San Diego School of Law
Alin D. Cintean
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 14 years experience
(925) 335-6444 820 Alhambra Ave #10
Martinez, CA 94553
Criminal, DUI, Domestic Violence and Juvenile
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
Jaye Lyn Ryan
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 21 years experience
(925) 228-1900 701 Escobar Street
Suite D
Martinez, CA 94553
Free ConsultationCriminal
Univ of West Los Angeles
Jaye Ryan, is an aggressive and dedicated criminal defense attorney. Aside from being a skilled criminal defense lawyer, Ms. Ryan is trained as a scientist with experience in the fields of forensic, pathology, microbiology and general laboratory science. With her prior training and employment Jaye Ryan has an impressive record of winning cases by challenging, excluding and disproving forensic evidence and professional opinions that are often presented by the Prosecution in attempting to seek conviction of her clients. Attorney Jaye Ryan received her J.D. from the University of West Los Angeles in 1997. She is a member of the State...
Roberta Lee Brooks
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Martinez, CA Attorney with 20 years experience
(925) 228-3400 823 Marina Vista Ave
Martinez, CA 94553
Criminal
McGeorge School of Law Univ of the Pacific
I am an aggressive criminal defense attorney and have been for the past 14 years. Prior to becoming an attorney, I worked as a police officer and an investigator for the National Labor Relations Board. Both positions provided me with an insight into how charges are investigated, documented, charged, and prosecuted. In addition I have a background in computer forensics having completed hands-on training using Encase Software, the software of choice for many law enforcement agencies. Most of my clients will tell you that I listen, work hard for them, and am not afraid to settle...
Anne Whatley
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Martinez, CA Attorney with 24 years experience
(925) 228-0800 821 Main St
Martinez, CA 94553
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Northwestern School of Law at Lewis & Clark College
Anne M. Whatley has been practicing family law for over 20 years, and has experience in all aspects, including divorce, custody, support, pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements, domestic violence, and any other family law issue.
Brittany Hendrix-Smith
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Martinez, CA Lawyer
(925) 293-2013 535 Main Street
Suite 201
Martinez, CA 94553
Free ConsultationCriminal, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Michael Peter Semansky
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 48 years experience
(925) 372-8766 3rd Floor
Martinez, CA 94553
Business, Criminal, DUI and Insurance Claims
U of San Francisco School of Law
Attorney Michael P. Semansky has been representing clients in criminal defense and personal injury matters for over 36 years. He is dedicated to providing each client with personalized attention and strives to resolve every case efficiently and effectively. If you are in need of a settlement or recovery for your personal injury claim, or an aggressive criminal defense, he is an attorney you can trust to get results.
Elliot Silver
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California Attorney with 24 years experience

Attorney Elliot Silver is a seasoned and experienced veteran criminal defense attorney. Since the age of five, Elliot always knew he wanted to be in court fighting for justice. Elliot is a graduate of the University of... Read More »
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Ariel Sosna
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California Lawyer with 12 years experience

Ariel Sosna is a founding partner of Van Voorhis & Sosna LLP. She is certified as a specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Ms. Sosna has been exclusively practicing... Read More »
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G. Wright Morton
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 50 years experience
(925) 370-7700 706 Main Street, Suite A
Martinez, CA 94553
Criminal
University of California - Berkeley
Gary Darrel Labin
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Martinez, CA Lawyer with 17 years experience
(925) 257-2946 535 Main Street
Suite 305
Martinez, CA 94553
Business, Criminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
UCLA School of Law
Martinez, CA Attorney with 27 years experience
(925) 313-0337 827 Arnold Dr #80
Martinez, CA 94553
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Real Estate
Golden Gate University of Law
Martinez, CA Attorney with 38 years experience
(925) 229-9383 535 Main St
Martinez, CA 94553
International
Santa Clara Univ School of Law
Briones, CA Lawyer with 50 years experience
(925) 284-3020 1125 Bear Creek Rd
Briones, CA 94553
Business, Estate Planning and Real Estate
U of San Francisco School of Law
Martinez, CA Attorney with 32 years experience
(925) 957-2375 50 Douglas Dr
Martinez, CA 94553
Divorce and Family
UC Hastings COL
Martinez, CA Attorney with 17 years experience
(480) 650-7721 300 Hidden Oaks Ln
Apt B
Martinez, CA 94553
Business and Real Estate
Univ of Minnesota L S
Martinez, CA Attorney with 13 years experience
(925) 608-1000 725 Court St
Martinez, CA 94553
Business
University of California Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall)
Kathy Belous
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Martinez, CA Lawyer
(925) 257-2946 535 Main Street
Suite 305
Martinez, CA 94553
Free ConsultationCriminal
Martinez, CA Lawyer with 35 years experience
(415) 979-0400 910 Calle Verde
Martinez, CA 94553
Loyola Law School
Nicolas De Lancie
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California Lawyer

University of California - Davis9th Circuit, State Bar of California, State Courts of California, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Central District of California, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of California, U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of...
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Anderson Lam
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California Lawyer

Anderson graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy and Political Science from University of California Davis in 2014 and his Juris Doctorate from Berkeley Law in 2018. In law school, Anderson externed with... Read More »
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Gregory Charles Plaskett
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Benicia, CA Attorney with 40 years experience
(707) 643-3140 111 W C St
Benicia, CA 94510
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Robert Martin Kissel
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Pleasant Hill, CA Lawyer with 43 years experience
(925) 798-1551 1890 Morello Ave
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Lincoln COL
Manuel Alzamora Juarez
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Berkeley, CA Lawyer with 20 years experience
(510) 206-4492 2143 Cedar St., Suite 200
Berkeley, CA 94709
Free ConsultationBankruptcy, Landlord Tenant and Personal Injury
San Francisco Law School
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Manuel Juarez es el Abogado de Derechos de Inquilinos en el area de la Bahia. Defiende a inquilinos contra el abuso de propietarios propotentes. El Abogado Juarez es litigador de problemas de viviendas inhabitables, casas sin calenton, incendios de apartmentos, casas, edificios, apartmentos sin calefaccion y mal mantenidos, viviendas defectuosas y evicciones retaliatorias. Si Ud. tiene problemas con su calenton, ducha, o ha sufrido una caida en el piso de su ducha. O su vivienda esta infestada con ratas, cucarachas o chinches, llame al Abogado Defensor de Renteros, Manuel A. Juarez. El defendera sus derechos de inquilino.en...
Pezhman Pakneshan
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Walnut Creek, CA Attorney with 14 years experience
(415) 293-8454 1255 Treat Boulevard, Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Free ConsultationCriminal, DUI and Domestic Violence
Univ of Pennsylvania LS
The Pakneshan Firm is dedicated to representing clients accused, investigated or charged in state and federal criminal and administrative matters. The Pakneshan Firm is a Bay Area criminal and DUI law firm which has the experience, expertise and resources to handle all phases of your case. Our firm represents clients in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Francisco, Marin, Napa, Sonoma, Solano, Santa Clara, and San Mateo counties. The Pakneshan Firm has established itself as one of the Bay Area’s premier criminal defense firms. We have a proven track record for getting the best possible results for our clients.

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Sharon Adams
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Berkeley, CA Attorney with 28 years experience
(510) 649-1331 2140 Shattuck Ave.
Suite 207
Berkeley, CA 94704
Free ConsultationIP, Patents and Trademarks
University of California - Davis
Adams Law Office specializes in providing a full range of intellectual property services to small and medium sized businesses and solo inventors. Services include filing patent applications, responding to U.S. Patent & Trademark Office actions, filing trademark applications, representing clients in proceedings before the U.S. Trademark Trial & Appeal Board, drafting licensing agreements and other contracts.
Konstantine A Demiris
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Walnut Creek, CA Attorney with 13 years experience
(925) 378-2520 700 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite 140
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationAppeals, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
Santa Clara University
Konstantine "Kosta" Demiris is a partner at the law firm of Demiris & Moore, located in the heart of downtown Walnut Creek, in the center of Contra Costa County. His practice focuses on litigation involving elder abuse (financial and physical), will and trust litigation, conservatorships, guardianships, HOA's, and appeals. Kosta is actively involved in the Contra Costa County legal community. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Contra Costa County Bar Association's Elder Law Section. He serves as court-appointed counsel in Conservatorship cases in Contra Costa County. Kosta is dedicated to helping...
John Toby Schreiber
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Walnut Creek, CA Attorney with 31 years experience
(925) 472-6620 Law Offices of John T. Schreiber
1255 Treat Blvd., Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Appeals
Santa Clara University School of Law
I assist clients and/or their trial counsel in California's appellate courts, the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. I am a Certified Specialist in Appellate Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. I am one of about 300 certified specialists in this practice area in the State of California.

Recent statistics published by California's Judicial Council show that civil appeals are reversed less than 20% of the time. When I represent an appellant, over the course of almost 30 years of handling civil appeals my reversal rate is 3 times that.

For almost...
Maxwell Charles Livingston Esq.
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Albany, CA Lawyer with 8 years experience
(510) 860-5919 1050 Kains Ave. #A1
Albany, CA 94706
Free ConsultationBusiness, Divorce, Elder and Entertainment & Sports
Marquette University Law School and Marquette University Law School
Daniel L DuRee
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Walnut Creek, CA Attorney
(925) 210-1400 1535 N. Main Street
Suite 240
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationEstate Planning and Probate
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Do you have questions about the estate planning process? Please call today for a free consultation.
Matthew B. Talbot
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Walnut Creek, CA Lawyer with 12 years experience
(925) 322-1795 2033 N. Main St. Suite 750
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationElder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of San Francisco School of Law
Matthew focuses on elder law, estate planning, and related practice areas. He began his career in the field of trusts and estates, and expanded into elder and probate law. He quickly realized that he enjoyed the personal nature of working in estate and elder law, and chose to continue by opening his own firm. He is passionate about taking care of his clients, and treats each of them as if they were family. Matthew was admitted to the California bar in 2006 and has practiced law in Contra Costa Country since 2006. He earned his J.D. at...
Jodi Smith
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California Lawyer with 19 years experience

Jodi Smith is an experienced environmental and land use attorney who represents real estate developers, commercial property owners, manufacturers, energy project developers, and waste management companies. Jodi's... Read More »
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Gerald F. Batchelder
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California Lawyer with 42 years experience

Mr. Batchelder is certified by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California, as a Specialist in Workers Compensation Law. For more than a decade, he has frequently served as a Workers Compensation... Read More »
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Peter Tormey
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Pleasant Hill, CA Lawyer with 14 years experience
(925) 352-9842 101 Gregory Lane
Suite 46
Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Free ConsultationBusiness, IP, Patents and Trademarks
John F. Kennedy University
Mr. Tormey has over 20 years of experience in product development, marketing and intellectual property protection. As a company startup veteran, Mr. Tormey brings a unique perspective on the value of intellectual property to a small and growing business. As such, he also speaks to entrepreneurs and business executives on how to protect and leverage IP assets. Mr. Tormey is the author of the "Startup Guide to Intellectual Property." As a patent attorney, Mr. Tormey has drafted over 100 patent applications covering software, electronics, wireless, radio, mobile applications, encryption and automation controls. Besides intellectual property law, ...
Lynn Margaret Sherrell
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Berkeley, CA Attorney with 35 years experience
(510) 843-6060 2141 Emerson St
Berkeley, CA 94705
Business, Consumer, Estate Planning and Insurance Claims
Golden Gate University School of Law
Lynn Sherrell is in solo-practice in Berkeley California, following a dozen years in San Francisco law firms practicing personal injury, products' liability and worker's compensation law. Lynn has achieved a Specialization in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law of the State Bar of California Department of Legal Specialization. Lynn is client oriented and serves individuals, families, small businesses and small owner investors in many aspects of civil law and litigation. When you need an advocate on your side, get a woman on your case. Lynn is a graduate of Golden Gate University Law School with an emphasis in public interest...
Prerna Lal
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Berkeley, CA Attorney with 5 years experience
(510) 679-6899 2001 Addison Street
Suite 300
Berkeley, CA 94704
Immigration and Tax
The George Washington University Law School
A monumental civil rights advocate, Attorney Prerna Lal pioneered a robust network of highly-organized and diverse undocumented youth with digital engagement capacity, and fought against the deportations of immigrant community members. This model of organizing spurred immigration organizations across the country to fight against deportations, and laid the groundwork for the Obama Administration’s “Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA)” program. For this, Attorney Lal received awards and recognition in the community, including the Changemaker of the Year award from the South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT). ABC News has listed Lal as among the “Top 20 Immigration Experts to Follow...
Mr. James Michael O'Neil III
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Berkeley, CA Lawyer with 10 years experience
(415) 992-9452 1935 Addison St
Suite A
Berkeley, CA 94704
Estate Planning and Probate
University of San Francisco School of Law
As one of the co-founders of O’Neil & Rueppel, LLP, James O’Neil has narrowed his primary focus to trusts and probate. After graduating cum laude from the University of San Francisco School of Law, he served as an intern for the Honorable A. James Roberston II in the San Francisco Superior Court. He founded this firm along with John Rueppel in 2009 and his mission is to guide his clients through the complex estate planning and trust and estate administration. He has helped hundreds of clients plan for their futures and manage the transfer of property following the passing of...
Christina Weed
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Walnut Creek, CA Lawyer with 10 years experience
(925) 390-3222 1990 N California Blvd
Suite 1020
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Business, Estate Planning, Probate and Tax
University of San Diego School of Law and Whittier Law School
Christina Weed understands the complex life demands and goals of her clients. Christina also understands that most of the time it is not possible to completely separate family life from business. Clients need an integrated plan that covers all of their family, business, tax, and estate planning concerns. Christina has dedicated the past thirteen years to the study and practice of law, taxation, business, accounting, and estate planning and uses this knowledge to consult with her clients in business, tax and estate planning matters. Christina is a licensed attorney with an LL.M. in Taxation from the...
Zachary Roy Rayo
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Concord, CA Lawyer with 23 years experience
(925) 825-1955 Salvio Pacheco Sq. at Todos Santos Plaza
2151 Salvio St., Ste 399
Concord, CA 94520
Business, Elder, Estate Planning and Probate
University of Miami School of Law and University of Hawai'i at Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law
Zachary Rayo brings experience, efficiency and empathy to estate planning. Mr. Rayo’s approach is people-centered. He recognizes that the legal needs and special issues differ from client to client, that each person is unique, with unique needs that must be met with efficiency, active listening and care. Mr. Rayo knows the importance of social responsibility which manifests not only in ethical decisions and practices but also in involvement in socially important causes.
Kelly Elizabeth Balamuth
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Moraga, CA Lawyer with 24 years experience
(888) 254-1234 1001 Country Club Dr.
Ste. F
Moraga, CA 94556
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury
University of California, Davis, School of Law
If you become my client, I will care about you and fight on your behalf so that you can focus on getting better. I have been fighting insurance companies since 1994 on behalf of real people, like you. My firm is not a "mill" where cases are churned through like a factory. Each client is important and receives the benefit of my attention, concern, and experience.
Angela N Bryant
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Berkeley, CA Attorney with 8 years experience
(510) 922-0904 2222 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
University of California - Davis
My approach to each family law case is specifically tailored to the needs of each client. Some cases require aggressive litigation, while other times, settlement is the best (and cheapest) choice for all involved. As your attorney, you can expect me to give you guidance based on the law, and to be transparent with you about your options. My role is to advise you, but not to make decisions for you. I enjoy partnering with my clients to get them their desired outcome. I am also very responsive to client communication. I pride myself on keeping you...
Joseph John Appel
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Walnut Creek, CA Lawyer with 39 years experience
(925) 938-2000 100 Pringle Ave
Ste. 730
Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Free ConsultationPersonal Injury, Products Liability and Workers' Comp
UC Hastings COL
Joe Appel has specialized in personal injury cases for more than 30 years. He’s seen it, tried it, and won it, both in state and federal courts. Joe graduated from St. Mary’s College of California, Moraga, California in 1976 with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He also played basketball for the Galloping Gaels for four years. At graduation Joe received the Scholar Athlete of the Year Award. He then attended and graduated from University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 1979. Joe was admitted to the California and Federal Courts in the same year. He has been a member...
Leigh Ellen Johnson
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Richmond, CA Attorney with 15 years experience
(510) 245-2468 3150 Hilltop Mall Road
#63
Richmond, CA 94806
Criminal, Personal Injury and White Collar Crime
John F Kennedy Univ School of Law
Leigh E. Johnson is a practicing trial lawyer, and principal of “Trial Whisperer” Trial Consulting. Leigh is dedicated to assisting lawyers preparing for trial in both civil and criminal arenas. Her expertise is in developing an effective storyline that serves as the vortex for opposing counsel. She accurately identifies issues and reconstructs them to achieve positive outcomes within a variety of legal forums from arbitration to trial. Leigh’s philosophy is that in order to obtain the best results regardless of forum, you should always prepare your case as if it were going to trial. Leigh’s passion and primary focus...
Christopher A. Lamiero
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California Lawyer with 25 years experience

I spent nearly 25 years as a state court prosecutor. The majority of those years were served in Alameda County, and a few years were served in Santa Clara County. I specialized in high profile, complex felony... Read More »
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An Nguyen Ruda
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California Lawyer with 18 years experience

Santa Clara University School of LawCalifornia, State Bar of California, U.S. District Court Central District of California , U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, U.S. District Court Northern District of California , U.S. District Court...
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Martinez Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

Guardianship Clinic (Contra Costa County Bar Association)
Martinez, CA


Contra Costa County Family Law Facilitator
(925) 608-1000
Martinez, CA

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