Santa Barbara County, California Domestic Violence Lawyers

Georgia Staab
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 18 years experience
(805) 963-2011 1220 State Street, 2nd Floor
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Barbara College of Law
Georgia L. Staab has been practicing law in Santa Barbara for over 17 years. Her practice is devoted to representing clients in all aspects family law, including divorce, child support, child custody and visitation, spousal support, guardianships, pre and post nuptial agreements, post-judgment modifications, post-divorce issues, domestic violence, paternity and move-aways. As a seasoned family law attorney, Georgia can explain your rights, responsibilities and the alternatives available for resolving the issues of your case. She will listen to your unique situation, and work to find solutions that are in the best interests of you and your family....
Kit Chandler Westbrook
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 10 years experience
(805) 621-7181 2415 Professional Parkway
Santa Maria, CA 93455
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
Kit Westbrook has praticed criminal defense law exclusively since becoming an attorney in 2008. For the past 10 years, Kit has dedicated his career to protecting and defending the rights of those charged with crimes in the State of California. Kit was trained with an worked along side many of the most accomplised attorneys in California. Kit received his J.D. from Chapman University School of Law in Orange California. Prior to attending law school Kit received a master of science in psycology from Utah State University and a bachelors of science from Brigham Young University. ...
Robert Francis Landheer
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 37 years experience
(805) 962-5103 924 Anacapa St.
Suite 1-T
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Domestic Violence, Appeals, Criminal and DUI
New College School of Law of California
Mr. Landheer first worked as an associate attorney in the early 80s with the Law Office of Richard Peterson in Mendocino County, California. He tried major felony cases and successfully exonerated his client in his first homicide trial. He also assisted his partner in preparing the defense in a capital case in neighboring Lake County. Additionally, he litigated and defended many marijuana cultivation cases and wrote appeals. In 1983, he moved to Santa Barbara and opened an office with his associate, former District Attorney of Mendocino County Joseph D. Allen. In 1985, he was invited to join the Santa...
Adam Pearlman
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 25 years experience
(805) 619-0282 735 State Street
Suite 217
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
The George Washington University Law School
Attorney Pearlman is the founder of the criminal defense firm, the Law Offices of Adam L. Pearlman. He has been involved in the field of criminal law for more than 17 years, during which he has handled thousands of cases. Mr. Pearlman is a member of numerous associations including the Federal Bar Association, the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the National College of DUI Defense, and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also is a former prosecutor, which now enables him to predict the actions that the opposing side may take, and he use this insight to build...
Tammi Faulks
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 25 years experience
(805) 928-0903 937 E Main St
Santa Maria, CA 93454
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Elder and Family
Western State Univ COL
Rob Sullivan
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 15 years experience
(805) 719-7841 827 State Street Suite 1
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer
(805) 570-0269 2421 Calle Linares
Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Domestic Violence, Appeals, Criminal and Family
Peter Depew
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San Luis Obispo County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer
(805) 295-6856 1119 Palm St.
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Military
Pepperdine University School of Law
Peter Depew is a veteran of the United States Army, a graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law, and a former clerk to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Rwanda. He enjoys all things involving the Pacific Ocean.
Cameron Michael Fernandez
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Santa Barbara County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 13 years experience
(805) 346-8536 2415 Professional Parkway
Santa Maria, CA 93455
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Barbara College of Law
Cameron Fernandez graduated with high honors from Santa Barbara College of Law in 2005, having attended law school while working full-time at the family law office of the Law Offices of Shannon L. Fernandez, and raising his family of four young children. During law school, Cameron completed internships with Santa Barbara County Superior Court Judge Rogelio Flores, as well as the Santa Barbara County District Attorney’s Office. Cameron began practicing law in 2006 and became a full partner of FERNANDEZ and FERNANDEZ in 2007. In 2014 Cameron founded the Law Office of Cameron Fernandez which is the preeminent family...
Kenneth R McDaniel
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San Luis Obispo County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 8 years experience
(805) 270-4399 170 W. Grand Avenue
Suite 206
Grover Beach, CA 93433
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Santa Barbara College of Law
My legal practice is premised on integrity and honesty. When you retain an attorney, you place a tremendous amount of trust in their performance. Each client deserves individualized attention, as each case is unique and different. I will listen to your concerns and respond to your questions in a diligent manner. You can depend upon me to provide you with the personalized representation required under your specific circumstances. You will be treated with the respect you deserve in this difficult time.
Christina Marie Shaffer
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 4 years experience
(805) 777-1112 100 E Thousand Oaks Blvd Ste 132
thousand oaks, CA 91360
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Univ of LaVerne COL and University of California - Santa Barbara
Ventura County Family Law Attorney Christina Shaffer provides a Free Consultation! Our firm aggressively represents clients in all aspects of Family Law cases, including child custody, child support, spousal support and property division. http://www.cshafferlaw.com

Christina Shaffer has been practicing Family Law since 2004. Ms. Shaffer has just received the NAWBO Bravo 2019 Award for Community Advocate of the Year. Ms. Shaffer’s office just recently became a winner of the 2018 Ventura County Star Reader’s Choice Award for the best East County Law Office. In addition to being a recipient of the Conejo Valley Chamber of Commerce 40 Under 40...
Claudia Silverman
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 36 years experience
(805) 981-3908 300 East Esplanade Drive
Suite 900
Oxnard, CA 93036
Domestic Violence, Arbitration & Mediation, Divorce and Family
Georgetown University Law Center and New York University School of Law
My practice is devoted to Family Law and Divorce, including Dissolution of Marriage, Legal Separation, Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Spousal Support, Division of Property, Domestic Violence, Attorney's Fees, and all related issues. I represent clients throughout Ventura County.

I have been practicing exclusively Family Law since 1994, and have been a Certified Specialist in Family Law, Certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization since 2008. I have handled hundreds of family law matters throughout the years, and bring this solid background of experience to every case I handle. Each client and each client's...
John Alexander Pinnell
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(805) 638-3845 199 W. Hillcrest Drive
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Free ConsultationVentura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 22 years experience
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
University of La Verne College of Law
PROTECT YOUR RIGHTS! PROTECT YOUR FREEDOM! PROTECT YOUR FUTURE! Put a former prosecutor to work for you!

After serving his county for eight years in the United States Navy, Mr. Pinnell returned to school and earned his law degree. Since 1996, Mr. Pinnell has served his community as an attorney in the criminal justice system. He has served his clients as both a defense attorney and as a county prosecutor. Mr. Pinnell's extensive experience includes the successful resolution of criminal cases ranging from Misdemeanors to Capital Murder. Including, among others, Driving Under the Influence, Crimes...
Daniel E. Kann
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 15 years experience
(888) 744-7730 674 County Square Dr.
#101C
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
University of San Francisco School of Law
After receiving his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Utah in 1999, Daniel E. Kann earned his law degree from the University of San Francisco, School of Law. While still in law school, Dan took part in a program at the San Francisco Public Defender’s Office that allowed him to take on criminal defense cases as a law student. Through his work with the Public Defender’s Office, Attorney Kann found his calling and to this day continues to fight for the rights of defendants facing criminal charges. Admitted to the State Bar of California in 2004, Attorney Kann began...
Ron Bamieh
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 27 years experience
(805) 651-3133 692 East Thompson Boulevard
Ventura, CA 93001
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Ron S. Bamieh is a Ventura County attorney dedicated to the practices of personal injury and criminal defense. Mr. Bamieh was the youngest lawyer to ever be promoted to senior deputy district attorney for Ventura County, and he now has 22 years of legal experience under his belt. To see how you could benefit from teaming up with Attorney Bamieh, do not hesitate to contact his firm, The Law Offices of Bamieh & Erickson, PLC, today.
Robert Cory Hirschhorn
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 21 years experience
(805) 330-1529 290 Maple Ct
Suite 118
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Juvenile
California Western School of Law
Mr. Hirschhorn graduated from the University of California, Irvine and earned his law degree from California Western School of Law in San Diego. After graduating law school in 1996, Mr. Hirschhorn was hired by the Kern County Public Defender’s office in Bakersfield California. As a trial attorney for the Public Defender’s office, Mr. Hirschhorn obtained numerous acquittals on behalf of his clients in a wide variety of felony and misdemeanor cases. Mr. Hirschhorn spent the majority of his tenure as a Public Defender representing adults charged with serious and violent felonies. Feeling the need to move back to the...
Bailey Fowler Means
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 4 years experience
(562) 822-6898 Means & Means LLP
1000 Town Center Drive, Ste 3000
Oxnard, CA 93036
Domestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
University of California - Irvine and Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Bailey K.F. Means began concentrating on criminal defense practice during her 1L year at Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. During her three years at Loyola, she interned at two public defender’s offices, and the ACLU, in addition to working as a research assistant for three criminal-focused professors.

Since graduating from Loyola, she worked as a Deputy Public Defender in Ventura County for 3 years. In the 3 years she was there, Bailey took more cases to trial than anyone else in the public defender’s office. (Todd Means tried the second-most cases in those 3 years). Though she’s an aggressive and experienced...
Andrew Krause
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 23 years experience
(805) 330-1529 290 Maple Ct
Suite #118
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, Juvenile and Personal Injury
Loyola University Chicago School of Law
Michael C. Lukehart
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 39 years experience
(661) 633-9896 1712 19TH STREET, SUITE 130
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93301
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Southwestern University School of Law
Since 1982, Michael C. Lukehart has focused on Criminal Defense Litigation, practicing for 26 years with the Kern County Public Defender and then starting his own office in 2008. He has defended hundreds of high profile, complex cases, and has been a pioneer in the defense of Three-Strikes trials in the State of California. Mr. Lukehart was honored by the California Public Defenders Association in 2002 as Defender of the Year for the entire State of California. He was similarly honored by the Kern County Bar Association, Criminal Defense Section,...
Steven Lance Bynum
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 2 years experience
(661) 322-5943 1810 Westwind Drive
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Concord Law School
Scott Wippert
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 17 years experience
(805) 874-2566 3600 S Harbor Blvd #463
Oxnard, CA 93035
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
I started at the Public Defenders office in Sacramento in 2001. I worked there for 5 years. After leaving the Public Defenders office, I became the Senior Trial Attorney for United Defense Group. I have tried every type of criminal case, from misdemeanors to homicides. I started the Law Firm Wippert & Bramson. Wippert & Bramson are expert trial attorneys who have handled numerous high profile media cases.
Tristan Tegroen
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 22 years experience
(805) 499-1900 1000 Newbury Rd
Suite 295
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
University of South Africa
Admitted to the California Bar in December 1996, I started as a solo practitioner in Westlake Village. Later, I began enjoying work on key areas of dissolution, custody, parentage plus cohabitation issues, prenuptial contracts, surrogacy, adoptions and division of retirement plans. I moved to the office I have now in Thousand Oaks (Newbury Park) in 2005. I was raised by divorced parents and have been my own client in a divorce case. I realize why clients become depressed and arrive at the court with devotional books and best friends. I share my children with my...
Mr Andrew S Roberts
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 40 years experience
(805) 496-7777 4744 Telephone Rd
3-225
Ventura, CA 93003
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Traffic Tickets
Southwestern Law School
I have been practicing law since 1978. I represent individuals and businesses throughout the world with their personal needs and problems from personal injury matters to criminal actions felonies and misdemeanors- including traffic/speeding tickets. If you have failed to appear in court on a matter or have a suspended license call me. I am aggressive about resolving matters before they explode-however will become a fierce litigator when necessary. My consultations are free.
David Michael Lehr
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 26 years experience
(805) 477-0070 789 S Victoria Ave
San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA 93003
Domestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
Golden Gate University School of Law and University of California at Santa Barbara
Cameron Todd Norris
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 7 years experience
(805) 482-1170 1000 Paseo Camarillo #225
Camarillo, CA 93010
Domestic Violence, Animal, Divorce and Family
Southwestern Law School
Cameron Norris practices family law, contracts, and general civil litagation in Camarillo, CA. Custody, support, protective orders, and dissolution matters are his focus. Cameron Graduated from Southwestern Law School Magna Cum Laude. While a student he worked on the Hollywood Legal Legacy Project detailing the history of entertainment law in Los Angeles—which resulted in a published article. Cameron also worked with the Firm of Dickstein Shapiro LLP to facilitate adoptions of foster children in Los Angeles County. He also received several academic awards at Southwestern including three Dean’s Merit Scholar awards, four Witkin Academic Excellence Awards,...
Jeremy Daniel Swanson
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 16 years experience
(661) 326-1611 330 H Street, Suite 2
Bakersfield, CA 93304
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Business, Divorce and Family
Oak Brook College of Law and Government Policy
A Partner and Litigator in the firm SWANSON O'DELL, Jeremy D. Swanson practices in the areas of Real Property, Business Litigation, Probate, and Family Law.
Laurie Peters
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Ventura County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 13 years experience
(805) 484-6885 80 Wood Rd. Suite 300
Camarillo, CA 93010
Domestic Violence, Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Ventura COL
Anthony Payman Azemika
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 27 years experience
(661) 322-8166 924 Truxtun Ave
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Sam Van Eerden
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 7 years experience
(661) 334-3000 1712 19th Street, Ste. #101
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Divorce and Family
Oak Brook College of Law & Government Policy
Michael S. Parent
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 8 years experience
(661) 864-7411 2112 17th Street
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
Mellanie Suzanne Marshall
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 10 years experience
(661) 616-1300 1430 Truxtun Avenue, 5th Floor
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Ronald U. Carter
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Kern County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 33 years experience
(661) 324-4413 1712 19th Street
Suite 123
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Domestic Violence, Criminal, Immigration and White Collar Crime
Bakersfield Criminal Defense Lawyer
William Stanley Fitch
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Riverside County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 20 years experience
(951) 263-7377 Suite A
Corona , CA 92883
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Western State Univ COL
William Fitch, otherwise known as "Bill" is a senior attorney at Family Law Matters. Having a civil trial background for nearly two decades before joining the firm, Bill brings a unique knowledge of the law with him. He has tried hundreds, if not thousands, of cases over the years; and has conducted many jury trials. He also has extensive experience in discovery and law and motion issues. Bill's easy-going nature makes him easy to talk to, but do not underestimate his trial skills. Bill would always rather settle a case than try one one, because he recognizes the benefits to...
Gina Marie Famularo
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(951) 263-7377 9036 Pulsar Ct.
Suite A
Corona, CA 92883
Free ConsultationRiverside County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 22 years experience
Domestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Western State Univ COL
“Integrity Matters”
As a young woman, Gina experienced the pain and uncertainty of a protracted custody battle over her first child. It was this experience that caused her to become a lawyer. Her daughter is now happily married and attending medical school. Gina married her second husband in 1992. They have a teenaged son together, who still lives at home.

Gina was licensed to practice law in the state of California in 1997. Since then, she has amassed vast legal knowledge and courtroom experience. Her practice has always been limited exclusively to family law. Over the years, she has learned to listen....
John Murray
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Los Angeles County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 13 years experience
(626) 345-9200 100 N. Barranca Ave
Suite 700
West Covina, CA 91791
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
Ventura COL
John Murray has amassed a string of case dismissals, not guilty verdicts and "D.A. rejects" in cases ranging from misdemeanor DUI to very serious felonies. He works closely with his clients, and his carefully chosen private investigators and experts, to build the strongest defense in each case.

The National Trial Lawyers Association has awarded John as one of the "100 Best" criminal defense attorneys. The National Advocacy for DUI Defense placed him on their list of the nation's top DUI lawyers. And the American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys has honored him as one of the 10 best...
Alan Eisner
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(818) 781-1570 14401 Sylvan St #112
Van Nuys, CA 91411
Los Angeles County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 32 years experience
Domestic Violence, Appeals, Criminal and DUI
Loyola Law School
Certified by the California State Bar as a Criminal Law Specialist. Over 20 years trial experience. Practice devoted to criminal defense. Top-Rated Los Angeles Criminal Defense Lawyer (Rated Superb 10/10 by Avvo.com; Rated A.V. by Lawyers.com.) The law firm of Eisner Gorin LLP is Rated a Top 5% US Law Firm.
Arash Hashemi
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Los Angeles County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney with 16 years experience
(310) 448-1529 11845 W Olympic Blvd
Suite 520
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Domestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and White Collar Crime
University of La Verne College of Law
The firm began in 2003, in the heart of the San Fernando Valley. A year later, it relocated to Century City and in 2014, moved to it’s current location in West Los Angeles. Throughout the years the firm has grown steadily, developing broad expertise in the fields of Criminal Defense, Business Litigation, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Name Changes, Power of Attorney, and most recently Commercial Cannabis License procedures.
Alex Ozols
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Los Angeles County, CA Domestic Violence Attorney
100 Barranca St 7th Floor
7th Floor
West Covina,, CA 91791
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal, DUI and Personal Injury
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
Ozols Law Firm is not like any other legal experience. Alex Ozols is a lawyer that is not afraid to stand up to anyone else in the courtroom. He is a born trial lawyer and will always fight for your case until the very end, making sure you get the best possible result.
Maxwell A. Hills
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Orange County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 5 years experience
(949) 288-6775 530 Technology Drive
Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92618
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Divorce and Family
Loyola University New Orleans
Hills Law Group assists clients in identifying and maximizing assets in a divorce. If you are engaged in a divorce and wish to: * Create an accurate picture of your assets and debts * Understand what you are entitled to * Ensure that you pursue all possible assets and other claims * Achieve a beneficial division of your assets * Receive counseling as to what is in your best interest each step of the way * Work with an attorney who focuses on family law in your area I can help you. My practice is focused...
Peter Francis Iocona
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Orange County, CA Domestic Violence Lawyer with 12 years experience
(844) 762-2500 23152 Verdugo Drive
Suite 201
Laguna Hills, CA 92653
Free ConsultationDomestic Violence, Criminal and DUI
Whittier Law School and Chapman University
Attorney Peter F. Iocona is a Criminal Defense Lawyer who specializes in defending people charged with DUI in California, particularly Southern California. Mr. Iocona is the CFO and Lead Trial Lawyer at the SoCal Law Network in Laguna Hills, California. Mr. Iocona began his career with the Law Office of Barry T. Simons in 2000. By 2009, Mr. Iocona became the Lead Trial Lawyer for the Law Offices of Barry T. Simons for DUI Cases. In 2016, Mr. Iocona left the firm to open his own practice, The SoCal Law Network, with his two law partners, Alan Castillo...
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