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Michael James Magana

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  1. DO NOT HIRE

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I do not recommend Michael Magana.
    • I hired Michael 1-3 years ago.
    • Michael handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I hired Michael to represent my fiance in a probation reinstatement case. Michael cashed my check the day they got it; he visited my fiance 1 time for ten minutes when he walked out of the room he stated 'im going to get you reinstated and on your way back home". Never did my fiance see him again until a month later at court. During this month period whenever we would try to get an update on the case nothing; nobody would call back; and his office staff are idiots. When i asked for him to go see my fiance he didnt. My Fiance is now sitting 4 years in a state prison because Michael hadnt even talked to the DA to plead his case...the DA was aiming for 20 years...the judge decided 4! DO NOT HIRE HIM!

  2. Michael James Magana Bumbling Idiot

    Posted by Juan, a DUI client,
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    • I do not recommend Michael Magana.
    • I hired Michael 1-3 years ago.
    • Michael handled my DUI / DWI matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    i hired him and all he did was joke around and play like we were in High school. He offered to trade services for construction work on one of his rentals but i refused and just paid cash. His staff is a staff of idiots who could never answer my questions. When we finally went to court he needed 3 others to help him stumble through the proceedings. Needless to say I lost! What a joke he should be disbarred! A bumbling bafoon who is better off working at Wal Mart. I am surprised he ever was able to get a license to practice law, guess they will give one to anyone who applies.

  3. magana

    Posted by NateLongoria, a DUI client,
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    • I recommend Michael Magana.
    • I hired Michael more than 3 years ago.
    • Michael handled my DUI / DWI matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    Mr. Magana is a great lawyer. He took care of everything for me. When I had to be in Austin for court he would drive me there to get everything we need to get done. i felt like i was number one priority. Mr. Magana was always by my side through all of this and I am very thankful for what he did for me throughout my case. Mr. Magana has great staff in his office and his assistance Tony Garcia was a big help if I had any question I would call and he would answer any of my question. So thank you Mr. Magana for everything.

  4. Mike works with the client.....

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Michael Magana.
    • I hired Michael more than 3 years ago.
    • Michael handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    Back in '06 I had a case that Michael represented me on. He was a able to get me a reduced sentence from 180 days in jail to 30 days, no probation after time served. He recognizes' the urban community and works well with his clients to handle their cases. I've also had a few friends use him and he's done an outstanding job. Currently I have an issue in another state that resulted from my case in TX. Micheal has taken on the case via long distance and has handled my case in record time. I'd recommend Michael now and for years to come. Don't hate on him just because your case didn't go how you wanted it too. I bet he did everything possible within his means to help you.

  5. HORRIBLE JUST HORRIBLE

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I do not recommend Michael Magana.
    • I hired Michael more than 3 years ago.
    • Michael handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    he plays around too much he is not professional at all talks to you like one of his homeboys gave me the run around for almost 3 years so no i wouldnt recommend him!