Michael Desmond McGlinn

Michael Desmond McGlinn

Juvenile Law Attorney

San Diego, CA





No Misconduct



About Me

I am a graduate of Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. I have a Bachelor of Science Foreign Service. I attended the University of California Law School, Hastings, and graduated from there in 1969. I was sworn in as an attorney with the California Bar Association January, 15, 1970.My firstattorney job was working as a Deputy District Attorney for the County of San Bernardino. While...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

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Grandchildren Guardianship

Posted by: Frederick 10 days ago.

Michael McGlinn helped us on a guardianship case for our grandchildren. I was a little complicated and we had issues with the respondents and the...

Michael McGlinn respresentation in Juvenile and Criminal Court

Posted by: a Juvenile client 27 days ago.

I have been thoroughly impressed and grateful for the opportunity to have Michael McGlinn represent me in my Juvenile court case as well as in...
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Michael. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
James Nelson Dicks
James Dicks

San Diego, CA

11 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

This attorney works very hard for the client and keeps up with the law by attending legal seminars to assist them in this regard. I endorse this attorney.
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1970 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1973 – present

McGlinn & McGlinn


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1969 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of California, Hastings College of the Law


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2013 AV Peer Review Rating



Showing 1 of 7 association entries

1973- present Chairperson

San Diego County Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 3 publications

2011 The Intricacies of Juvenile Criminal Cases

Juvenile Criminal Defense Strategies (Inside the Minds)

1986 Responding to Prosecutorial Misconduct


Speaking Engagements

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2012 Megan's Law & Jessica's Law

at San Diego Criminal Defense Bar Association

2011 Juvenile Mental Competency

at KPBS - Public Television

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