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I am an out of state attorney but know nothing of criminal law. A family member was arrested for DUI in San Diego . This was the first time ever a family member has been involved with the criminal justice system. We located Mr. Mueller on line. What a fortuitous choice ! He knows the area of law, he knows the players involved and he is the most responsive ( email or text or phone ) attorney with whom I have ever dealt . He achieved a fair and good result and greatly eased our minds. I recommend him without hesitation.
A DUI charge can be a very traumatic experience, but Rick Mueller's calm demeanor, expertise, and diligence put my mind at ease. Rick handled every facet of my case with exceptional professionalism, communicating clearly and thoroughly explaining how he planned to address each step in the process. I felt I had his undivided attention throughout this ordeal and am very pleased with the results he fought hard to achieve for me. I would highly recommend his services to anyone.
Rick Mueller does one thing for you - he fights. With his knowledge and expertise in the DUI/ DMV field, he was able to get my case completely dismissed. If you're going to get an attorney, I highly recommend Rick.
I am a drug and alcohol counselor and treat literally hundred of people dealing with DUI's every year.
Rick is by far the best DUI attorney I have dealt with in California regarding DUI issues. Here is why:
-He wins more DMV cases than any lawyer I have ever heard of. Remember you have TWO hearings whenever you get arrested and charged with a DUI. A court hearinf and a DMV hearing. The DMV comes first usually and they give you TEN DAYS to even request a hearing or they will AUTOMATICALLY suspend your license and you are screwed.
-He answers emails and other communication immediately...often out of business hours. He is the most responsive lawyer I have ever dealt with.
-He is a SHARK in the courtroom (where he needs to be) but a VERY KIND HUMAN being with his clients. Rick is one of those rare attorneys who actually understands and cares that his clients are going through a lot of terror and turmoil. He is very compassionate and understanding and often acts as a sort of therapist (or "nice father figure" at least)
as well as a Laywer when you are up a creek with a DUI.
-He KNOWS the law. Rick has WORKED EXTENSIVELY on both sides of the DUI SYSTEM and understands the prosecutors' role as well as the defending attorneys' role. This is invaluable when it comes to choosing a good DUI attorney.
-HE IS HONEST. He will tell you if your case is even slightly winnable or not. He will refer you if you need more of a specialist (a jury trial specialist for example) and is less interested in money than he is in really helping you out.
-He NEVER gives up. My case dragged on for 10 months and we finally got the outcome we wanted. It took about 8 stays and constant plea bargaining but we did it. He never ever ever gave up.
-I have had more clients happy with him than any other attorney. I refer all of my clients to him and they all are happy.
We need more attourneys like him in California. A DUI is a horrible terrible thing to get and CA does not screw around. They will ruin your career, life, driving privikages and bank account.
DO NOT believe the people that say it's a waste of money to hire a DUI Laywer. If you were unfairly handled by law endorsement or your case has holes in that help you, Rick will find them and use them to help you in your favor. I can't say enough good about him.
Extremely satisfied with the results Rick obtained in my case. He will walk your through the process and is very professional and informative. My case was for a DUI in a parked car, and Rick was able to get the case dismissed.
A consummate professional who gets results. Highly recommend.
"Mr Mueller is a lawyer who would try every possible ways to help your case come out better. When i was first charged with DUI, I was very stressed and scared, but Mr. Mueller stayed with me until my case came out better. I felt very secured to know that he was always there fore me during the process. i am now satisfied and feel at ease. In terms of communication, he is very prompt and responsive. He is very realistic and does not give any false hope. He always kept me informed of the situation and how he was going to protect my rights. Retaining Rick Mueller is the best way to help yourself if you are in trouble like me. He will not let you down but help you! "
Mr Mueller is a lawyer who would try every possible ways to help your case come out better. When i was first charged with DUI, I was very stressed and scared, but Mr. Mueller stayed with me until my case came out better. I felt very secured to know that he was always there fore me during the process. i am now satisfied and feel at ease. In terms of communication, he is very prompt and responsive. He is very realistic and does not give any false hope. He always kept me informed of the situation and how he was going to protect my rights. Retaining Rick Mueller is the best way to help yourself if you are in trouble like me. He will not let you down but help you!
I would like to highly recommend George (Rick) Mueller as a DUI attorney. Getting a DUI is a very stressful and scary situation. I didn’t know where to begin or how to handle it and Rick took care of everything. He always responded to calls/e-mails immediately anytime I contacted him…weekends, whenever. He made sure everything was filed on time and kept me up to date with what I needed to do. It gave me such a feeling of comfort and security knowing he is always there for me and on top of the situation so I didn’t have to stress over it. He negotiated a great deal for me lowering charges and saving me much money. Paying his retainer was the best money I ever spent. If you find yourself in a critical situation like a DUI, you really need someone like Rick…knowledgeable, experienced and most of all someone you can count on.
Rick was very straight forward and understanding of my situation. He put my mind at ease by letting me know the exact time and cost for his services. In my case, being a multiple DUI offender, Rick ensured me that "My clients do not go to Jail", and he has backed it up a hundred percent of the way. I am really happy with my choice and trust that I have put in his hands.
Rick and his team are very good at communicating/responding with you quickly via email. I was facing very stiff punishment for my (1st and what will be my only) DUI, my BAC was a lot higher than i expected and this made the punishment very severe. I informed Rick of a string of bad things/personal issues happening in my life and he was able to discuss these mitigating factors with the prosecutor and judge and get rid of an Ignition Interlock Device and Public Work Service (trash detail) requirement upon my final court date. Without his empathy and diligent effort upon that last court date, my life would be a lot worse than it is now.