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  1. Civil Rights: 90%
    31 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 10%
    37 years

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  • Zaki Muhammad Ali

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  • Daniel Mark Gilleon

    Michael Marrinan is a top notch civil rights lawyer. You can't do better.

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Contact info

Law Ofc Michael R Marrinan

225 Broadway Ste 1460
San Diego, CA, 92101-5052

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197911/22/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2013
Top LawyerSan Diego Magazine2013
Top LawyerSan Diego Magazine2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Top LawyerSan Diego Magazine2011
Trial Lawyer of the YearConsumer Attorneys of San Diego2009
Outstanding Trial Lawyer AwardConsumer Attorneys of San Diego2009
Outstanding Trial Lawyer AwardConsumer Attorneys of San Diego2002
Outstanding Trial Lawyer AwardConsumer Attorneys of San Diego2001
AVMartindale-Hubbell1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PrincipalLaw Offices of Michael R. Marrinan2000 - Present
PartnerAdler & Marrinan1985 - 2000
Staff AttorneyDefenders Program Of San Diego1980 - 1985
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeFaculty Member2004 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Green v. County of San Diego$1.5 million jury verdict
In re WhiteWrit granted, client released from prison
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of San DiegoPsychologyOther - Bachelors1976