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5.0 stars 6 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.6 Misconduct
Licensed since 1976
I am a UCLA graduate with a BA in Econcomics. I received my law degree from
Southwestern University in Los Angeles in 1976, and I was admitted to the California State Bar in December 1976. I opened my practice in El Cajon in July 1977. My co...
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Trusts, Business, Probate, Adoption
5.0 stars 1 review
Avvo Rating: 6.5 Misconduct
Licensed since 1970
Review: “Was my attorney in 1980's. I rec'd great service, and being in a situation where I had difficulty in paying for services, he forgave what debt I owed which was in the hundreds. I will always think of Lloyd Tooks as a great lawyer and an even great...”
Practice areas & skills: Employment & Labor
Avvo Rating: 6.7
Licensed since 1990
Review: “He was awesome. Cost me less than two thousand dollars and I was granted custody and was able to leave with my child out of state.”
Practice areas & skills: Bankruptcy & Debt, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody
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Avvo Rating: 6.5
Licensed since 1996
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3.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.3
Licensed since 1994
Review: “I discovered this awesome attorney after being very frustrated by the ineptitude of my initially hired, then fired, attorney. She is a great listener. She was able to take in a plethora of complex issues that my former spouse and I were facing a...”
Practice areas & skills: Family
Avvo Rating: 8.0
Licensed since 2007
I was born in East Los Angeles in 1972, and was raised in the San Gabriel Valley, just south of Pasadena. I graduated from UCLA with a B.A. in Political Science, in 1996. Before attending law school, I was a reporter and news editor for various p...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Elder Law, Litigation, Constitutional
Avvo Rating: 8.2
Licensed since 2004
Practice areas & skills: Business, Contracts & Agreements, Real Estate, Estate Planning, Personal Injury
Avvo Rating: 7.4
Licensed since 1977
Review: “David and his staff assisted our family with a Chapter 7 BK. We had over $300,000 in IRS tax debt and $70,000 in state tax debt. We also had over $2,000,000 in mortgage debt and an additional $200,000+ in other credit debt. David handled our B...”
Practice areas & skills: Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
Licensed since 1993
5.0 stars 10 reviews
Avvo Rating: 7.5
Licensed since 2012
Despite his interest in the medical field during his younger days, Mr. Ignacio seriously inquired into the legal profession during his teenage years, when, as a Junior at local Saint Augustine High School, he earned an all-expense paid trip to Sac...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Real Estate, Probate, Business, Contracts & Agreements