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Posted by Eric,
DO NOT SIGN A RETAINER WITH STEPHEN RODRIGUEZ. I made that mistake and wrote him a check for his full fee. Once you have done that he no longer cares about what happens to you. You will be given a lawyer with no experience and you will be ignored.
Posted by a client,
this guy spent more time dodging my phone calls than doing any actual work to prove my innocence. at first I thought all lawyers were this busy but after weeks of working with him I see he was just making a fool of me. once you sign a retainer with this lawyer all service will stop. I paid him in full thinking it would speed up the process but it was the exact opposite. ive been given enough excuses by this lawyer and I am done working with him. the lack of professionalism is unbelievable. beware of any dealing with this guy and do not ever sign anything he give you. you will regret it.
Posted by Gabriel, a Criminal Defense client,
Mr. Rodriguez helped me with two bench warrants for two misdemeanors that were over 12 years old. We went to court and he recalled the warrants and terminated probation on both cases. There was no jail time. And all I had to do was pay a small fine. Good work & an excellent result!
Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
To begin, attorney Stephen G. Rodriguez screwed me severely.
Had I known and read the negative comments, I would have then realized that he does not fight cases and is only concerned about retainers. He is fully aware that clients have no recourse and takes full advantage.
Mr. Rodriguez spent more time trying to get on TV hustling new business rather than understanding and fighting my case as agreed.