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Posted by JOHN O., a Criminal Defense client, Flag
John is an excellent lawyer, very meticulous and conscientious. He helped me through my case and was stellar in the court room. Anyone with a case will be well advised to give him a call.
Posted by Christina, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
He was so compassionate and knowledgable. He got my case dismissed and expunged. Highly recommended!!
Posted by Nicole, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
i have had a case pending for 4 years.. throughout the whole waiting process i kept in touch with my attorney. he was friendly and seemed genuinely concerned about the issues i had surrounding the case. several times throughout the wait i talked with him about the concerns i had and he has always remained positive and optimistic about the options and outcome. we are in no way "friends" but this attorney never made me feel as though i was just his client. after 4 long years my case is over and i truly feel as though i have received the best outcome possible. while in court i observed the level of respect that others in this field have for him and i can understand why.
Posted by Gibson, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
"Attorney John A. Garland is very personable and conscientious. His first case was defending my son and he won the case. In a timely manner, Attorney Garland strategically presented undeniable, incriminating evidence against an opposing and incredulous witness that could have severely damaged my son's defense case. His sensitive handling of the case in the end minimized my son's sentence."
Posted by Mary, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I have never needed the services of an attorney, but when this incident occurred I was almost overwhelmed. Mr. Garland immediately responded to my first phone call and kept in touch throughout that very first day. He and Mr.Samuel stayed in their office that evening to meet with us and began working on this case immediately. They completely respected the privacy of each individual family member, yet they kept everyone informed of any pertinent information. I believe this was the best service and most professional service I could have ever received.
Posted by Kathryn, a State & Local Law client, Flag
John is an energetic, engaging and caring attorney. He knows the law which is necessary but he goes far beyond that to work in behalf of a client in a way that makes the client feel valued and well-represented. My son who is handicapped was involved in an unfortunate incident which was related to his medical condition. It was handled with discretion and caring.
Posted by David, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Mr. Garland seemed to know the law. He was well aware of my options in my case. Seemed like he did not want to try the case in court.
Posted by Tormarco Harris, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Mr. Garland is a very great Lawyer and I found my self to be lucky an in great hands to be represented by him. This is a man who took personal phone calls after hours from my family to ensure them that I would be ok. This man will not only fight for u like a champion in the ring but will lay hiself on the line for his clients. I still call him to say thank you!!!!