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I hired Mr. Fallgatter in desperate circumstances when I needed immediate help and information about why the government had raided my business and seized my assets. He knew I had to borrow his $20,000 from a friend to cover his retainer. Two weeks after hiring him, when it was time to file an emergency motion with the court, he told me I had to pay him another $27,000 before he'd do it. He had failed to notify me that in this short time he had charged $47,000, and he hadn't submitted any invoices to me. When I complained about unexplained charges that he had accrued, he became hostile and defensive, which is the last thing a client in distress needs. I had to file my own motion, pro se, but was forced to have Mr. Fallgatter represent me at the 6-hour Emergency Hearing, by which time his fees had escalated to $87,000. I still don't understand how filing and defending a simple motion for financial relief could cost so much. I have had reason to use many lawyers for various tasks in my long life, and this one charged the most money for the least service, without keeping me informed of mounting costs, and he made no apologies about it.
Mr. Fallgatter is an incrediable defense attorney. He is so knowledegable about every aspect of the law. How to communicate with tough prosocuters; Writing amazing motions and suppressions, dedicated to his client, and works nights, weekends to get the job done.
I feel blessed to have found him, because he has nothing less then miracles for me and my family.
Going up against the SAO or the DOJ, the odds are already stacked against you. An attorney with the knowledge and experience like Curtis Fallgatter brings to the table, helps level that playing field. His office works together like a fluid team and I can promise you he'll outwork every attorney you have ever met. He works long hours and leaves no stone unturned. I've never met an attorney that worked as hard as he does for his clients.
The situation and year I found myself needing Fallgatter's services was by far the worst year of my life. He helped me get through that year on a professional and personal level. No need to look further for an attorney give his office a call and see for yourself.