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Posted by Thomas, a Car Accident client, Flag
I Recently retained John to handle a case for me and I was exceptionally impressed with his approach, clarity and of course, his ability to negotiate and/or litigate. I would highly recommend John for anyone in need of a powerful yet honest legal advocate.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I had a relatively simple speeding case, but John nonetheless handled it with great professionalism. He's quick to respond via email, which is my preferred communication method. That said, when I did call for a quick update, he picked up right away. While John didn't have the information I needed on hand, he called back promptly once he had it.
My speeding ticket was reduced to a parking ticket. He was up front at the beginning: nothing's guaranteed. But he knows what he's doing and he knows the courts nearby. He delivered.
Posted by Bill / Ontario, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
John handled a speeding ticket for me and saved me recording four points on my Ontario license and the resulting insurance hike.
His flat fee was very reasonable compared to the other consequences and he was very easy to deal with and professional.
I would recommend him highly.
I might add that speed traps don't do any good for NY tourism, we will avoid US vacations in future.
Posted by Jess, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I could not have asked for a better lawyer. John was professional and prepared. He talked me through everything and got me the best possible deal. The communication was amazing, I never felt out of the loop or left behind. He made sure I understood each step in the process and continually reassured me. He was amazing. I would definitely recommend him!
Posted by Jessica, a DUI client, Flag
I hired Mr. Nelson for my dwi. He constantly kept me informed of new developments, always answered phone calls or txts. He was reassuring to both me and my family. He is very professional attorney. He informed me of the best options for my individual case. I would reccomend him to anyone!
Posted by Rhonda, a DUI client, Flag
I hired John Nelson ,when living in California, to represent my son, who live in West Seneca, New York. He handled Steve's case professionally and kept me informed of everything that was going to happen. If I had questions and had to leave a message on his phone. He got back to me quickly and answered them without ever making me feel as though he was too busy. John Nelson is very knowledgeable and lnows the system. I would not hesitate to recommend his help to anyone who needs lega assistance. Thank you Lord for John Nelson in my life.
Posted by Melissa, a DUI client, Flag
I recently had the pleasure of being represented by John Nelson in a DWI case. I was extremely nervous and he went above and beyond to reassure me and kept me regularly informed on every detail and made sure I understood everything that was going on with my case. Not only was he kind and compassionate but he settled my case in an expeditious manner. He literally exercised all resources and was able to get me much lower charges than most attorneys would have. I cannot say enough on how satisfied I am with John Nelson's representation and I would absolutely hire him again and I highly recommend his services.
Posted by Chandra, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I would highly recommend hiring John Nelson as a lawyer. He did an excellent job on my case. He kept me informed the entire case and he was very professional. I feel he has the drive and determination that is needed in a lawyer. I was very glad he was on my side. I would most definitely hire him again.
Posted by JC, a Wills client, Flag
As an American expatriate living abroad, it's difficult to contact and work with attorneys located in the US. However, John Nelson has worked very diligently to meet this criteria for me. Even though he doesn't practice much estate and business law, he has assisted me with my legal concerns and has always directed me to attorneys who can help me if it is not his area of expertise.
In sum, I highly recommend John for his honesty, integrity, professionalism, and his strong work ethic.
Posted by Giovanni, a Family client, Flag
I hired Attorney John Nelson about a year ago when I was going through the process of changing my name. He made the process so easy for me and went out of his way to help me anyway he could. I was so impressed with him that I referred a Friend who had a DWI the previous week. John handled the problem in no time and my friend was very happy on the outcome. I would recommend attorney John Nelson to anyone and everyone.
Posted by a Divorce client, Flag
I have nothing but good things to say about John. He will give you the complete truth, and never candy coat anything. Just one of the good guys you want on your side.
Posted by Kenneth, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I have had several lawyers represent me in the past. None like lawyer John Nelson. Mr. Nelson is very egar, out going, dedicated, and hard working attorney. There is no unsettled feelings or douts after you hire Mr. Nelson. Attorney John Nelson is very honest and straight forward with his clients. What Mr. Nelson says he's going to do for you he means. This is one of his best qualities in my eyes. I have complete faith in Mr.Nelson. He's the best attorney I've ever had represent me. I feel very confident in recomending him to anyone! No matter the case. Hiring him was money well spent. Not just on one occasion, but all occasions. I've hired him several times, and I'd do it again in a heart beat! So give attorney John Nelson a chance. You won't regret it, I haven't!
Posted by Lucas, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
John Nelson is very responsible lawyer he was able to help me out in a time of need that i didn't think was possible he was able to get me released on pre-trial when i had rather serious charges put against me. He was fast acting and very knowledgeable he quickly put a case together to get me released and for that i am eternally grateful in all he was a great lawyer and I'm happy i hired him over any other lawyer because i don't believe anyone could have acted as swiftly as he did.
Posted by a DUI client, Flag
John was very clear about the laws and what my options for each stage of the process would be.
Posted by Chris, a DUI client, Flag
I was arrested under suspicion of DWI at about 3am after a Saturday night party in June 2011 and taken to a police station for processing. At 4:30am I contacted Attorney John Nelson for legal advice regarding whether or not to submit to a Blood Alcohol test. Not only did John advise me about my options, but he showed up at the police station at 4:45am to provide further advice. Upon arrival, he was put in a waiting area where he remained for the next 30 minutes until it became clear that officers would not allow us to talk until my arraignment, which was scheduled for the same morning. After gathering all of the information about my options, I decided not to submit to the blood alcohol test and was charged with a refusal as well. Attorney Nelson was at the court at 6:30am that morning to assist me in my arraignment and to provide legal advice. As a result of Attorney Nelson coming to the police station and diligent research of the law, I was acquitted of the refusal and given my license back after the 90 day suspension, rather than losing my license for an entire year. Attorney John Nelson is highly knowledgeable, driven, and dedicated. I would recommend him to anyone who looking for an attorney who will go above and beyond in support of his clients and fairness to the law.
Posted by Pat, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Was very knowledgeable and responsive.
Got my ticket dismissed. Was impressed with his persistence on my behalf.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I received a traffic ticket for using a cell phone while operating a motor vehicle. Esq. John C.Nelson represented me in the town of Ashford Hollow. Being a Canadian resident, I was concerned about traffic points placed on my driver's license. Attorney John C Nelson was able to dismiss the placement of points. Esq. Nelson's professionalism deserves the utmost respect.
Posted by Tony, Flag
Fantastic lawyer! He met me late at his office and did a great job. John is a very reasonable lawyer and very trustworthy. Highly recommended!
Posted by a DUI client, Flag
John is a great lawyer: trustworthy, easy to work with and extremely good at what he does. He explained every step of the process to me and made sure I knew (and was comfortable with) each decision being made. I never felt pressured either way, but always knew the pros and cons for each possible route.
He was very accessible/responsive and made the process that much easier to deal with. He really fought to get the best terms possible for me and I am extremely thankful for that. Would highly recommend to anyone in need.