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5.0 stars 39 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1977
I am a business attorney who does both transactions and litigation.
In business transactions, we do everything from formation of entities, contracts of all types, trademarks and licensing, due diligence and the contracts in the purchase and sa...
Practice areas & skills: Business, Litigation, Intellectual Property, Real Estate, Contracts & Agreements
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.2
Licensed since 2006
I take a holistic approach to the practice of law. For me, the holistic practice of law upholds that all aspects of people's needs - physical, social, and mental - should be taken into account and seen as a whole. Using a holistic approach, all po...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence, Divorce & Separation
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Avvo Rating: 8.8
Licensed since 1991
Practice areas & skills: Employment & Labor
4.5 stars 2,631 reviews
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5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.5
Review: “Mr. Layton did an EXCELLENT job of settling my case. From the moment I walked in his office, i was treated very professionally and with respect. The entire staff of H.F. Layton Law is amazing! He could easily be the best lawyer in the greater bay ...”
Practice areas & skills: Family, Litigation, Estate Planning, Corporate & Incorporation, Appeals
5.0 stars 1 review
Avvo Rating: 6.9
Review: “Simply put; she is the best,
I have to say I viewed attorneys as lower then scum of the earth, from a need for an attorney I found Alvis, Quashnock and associates what I got was an attorney that is from the highest standards, she is truly one in ...”
Practice areas & skills: Litigation, Real Estate, Intellectual Property
4.5 stars 19 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.8
Licensed since 1985
I help people with financial issues whether Estate Planning or Bankruptcy. I believe one of the most important things I do with all clients is education. I will teach you the law as it applies to your circumstances and options available to you. ...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Real Estate
Licensed since 2008
I am a California State Bar Certified Legal Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law. This specialization is distinguished by the fact that out of 182,000 active attorneys in California, only 984 are currently certified legal specialist...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Probate, Trusts, Wills & Living Wills, Power Of Attorney
Avvo Rating: 6.7
Licensed since 1993
Grew up with a silver spoon in my mouth? Nope. I was raised on a cattle ranch herding cattle and bucking hay. As a teen I worked in a small logging operation, falling timber, setting chokers and running a loader and an old Kenworth logging truc...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury
Avvo Rating: 7.3
Licensed since 1982
Joscelyn Jones Torru is a well-known, leading attorney with a practice emphasis in estate planning, probate, trust administration and criminal defense matters. Joscelyn was born and raised in Southern California, where she obtained her Bachelo...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Estate Planning, Guardianship, Elder Law, Criminal Defense
Licensed since 1995
The Law Offices of David M. Lederman is a specialized practice dedicated to family law litigation.
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, Alimony, Child Support, Divorce & Separation, Family