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Posted by Laarni, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
It was my first driving ticket and I don't know what to do! I was scared! I emailed and talked to several lawyers but Mr. Cormell was just simply easy to talk to. He was so PATIENT with me. He was HONEST about what he could do. I am so glad that he accepted my case. Fee is so REASONABLE. Office staff is GREAT!. They are PUNCTUAL. I am so BLESSED to work with them. My ticket was DISMISSED!!!!! THANK YOU Mr. Shaffer Timothy Cormell!!! You're SIMPLY THE BEST!!!! I HIGHLY recommend him to anyone who needs legal assistance.
Posted by Sami, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
By far the best attorney I have ever hired! Literally, on less than 24 hour notice, Shaffer Cormell appeared in court for me and had my traffic citation reduced from a speeding violation to a non-moving violation, thereby saving points on my record and potentionally my license from being suspended. ALL WITHIN 24 HOURS OF CONTACTING HIM! I would recommed him to anyone!!
Posted by Linda, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
This lawyer is awesome. We did our homework and hired him because of his reputation and because we were impressed with him after talking to him. He totally exceeded our expectations.
Posted by Dennis, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Shaffer Cormell was our attorney for a speeding ticket in Banning Court. I have a commercial drivers license and could not afford the points on my record because points would result in me loosing my job. So I highered Shaffer Cormell to handle my case for me. He did an excellent job. I never had to go to court, not even once. He handled it all for me and in a very quick manner. I would recommend this attorney for anyone who needed legal representation. Thank you Shaffer Cormell very much for saving me my job!
Posted by Jesse, Flag
Reduced my speeding ticket to a non moving violation. No points on my insurance or anything.
Posted by Steven, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I was in quite a bit of distress about a ticket for almost double the speed limit. I called attorney Shaffer Cormell's office and within a few minutes I was speaking to the man himself. He to a very detailed history of the timing of the offense. He offered expertise on what to do in the future in these types of situations as well. I left the rest up to him. I work a very busy job requiring approx 80 hrs a week of work, so I had no time to devote to the case. This attorney handled everything. Here I am 6 months later happy to say that the ticket was reduced to a nonpoint infraction, nonreportable to DMV. The best possible outcome short of it being totally dismissed. Thank You!
Posted by Ryan, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I hired Mr. Cormell because my wife and I both got a very expensive "Red Light Ticket" in two seperate occassions. My wife's ticket was even mailed to the wrong address and she never recieved it so the court suspended her driver license. Mr Cormell immediately contacted the court and had the suspension removed and ended up getting both of our tickets DISMISSED!!! I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs legal representation. Thanks for everything Shaffer!!!
Posted by stephen, Flag
I received a citation for speeding over 100mph and lost my DL. I contacted Shaffer and in two days he had gone to court and it was dismissed and my DL was reinstated. I would recommend him to anyone. Thank you for everything.
Posted by Thomas, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Shaffer Cormell when I contacted him, explained to me in detail that he would proceed in the manner needed to have the positive outcome I needed for my CDL driving record and employment not being damaged. The traffic citation I received was dismissed in court and my driving record was not damaged due to my unfortunate incident. Thank you for all your professionalism and dedication for justice being served. All my thanks.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
He was very professional and used a great strategy to get my ticket of driving more than 100 MPH dismissed. I was in awe of him when they notified me that my case was dismissed in the interest of justice. I am so happy that I called him. He was honest about what he could do and totally outperformed my expectations. This is the best lawyer experience I have ever had !!!
Posted by Ronald, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
My son, nephew, friend and I received a Fish & Game Citation. We felt that this citation was unjust. We live in Los Angeles and our citation was in Blythe. We did some research on the internet and found Shaffer. We felt he was the competent, knowledgeable and capable of handling all our cases. He recommended a change of venue to Indio, CA courts. We felt we could receive a fair trial there if need be. He negotiated with DA and got all of our citations dropped. We strongly recommend Shaffer for anyone needing representation. We never had to leave Los Angeles to handle this case!
Posted by PS, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I was in my 1999 Ford 150 truck which has 190,000 miles driving between 65 and 70 mph (which 75 is the top speed of this truck) on the 10 FWY passing thru Banning, CA. The next thing I know a local Banning police officer is pulling me over and gives me a ticket for speeding. When I indicated the truck doesn't run that fast, he threw the ticket on my passenger seat and said, "have a nice day"! At that point, I knew he was lying about my ticket.
I decided I would rather pay a lawyer to defend me and not give Banning the revenue as well as not have the points on my driver's license! I started to research traffic attorney's in the Riverside area and found several good reviews for Mr Cormell.
I used his website to submit my request for his help and the next day HE called me. We discussed the ticket and his fees which were reasonable so I agreed to let him take the case. Since our legal system is so backed up, it took several months for him to finally get a court date. During this time, he would send me emails giving me updates on the status of my case.
Last week I received a text message when he was leaving the courthouse telling me my ticket was dismissed. Today his office sent me an email with all the official documents regarding my ticket for my records.
I am extremely pleased that I selected Mr Cormell to handle this issue and HIGHLY recommend him to anyone who needs legal assistance in the Riverside area!
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Attorney Cormell and his office are the best. I had two speeding tickets that I knew were given unfairly and he was able to get them dismissed. He also worked with my student budget and made it affordable for me. Thank You Attorney Cormell and office. I did not have to attend court they handled everything for me.
Posted by Ken, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Thank you for removing one Fat Monkey from my back!
On 3/19/12 I was stopped for making a right turn on red. The Officer showed photos of ‘no right turn on red 3 to 6PM’ signs visible as I approached the intersection. I had dropped my guard and did not see the signs.
The Officer pointed to the Temecula Traffic Court phone number and said: call them, they will help you.
I was not able to talk to a live person at the Court. I expected a fine of $400 or more and Traffic School. I followed instructions and was unable to gain any information about my case.
On 4/21/12 I talked with a live person at Epay-it.com. I was told that Citation TE120790124 was not found. That it may take up to 3 weeks from the day a citation is issued before the law enforcement agency submits the information to the court. You will not be able to address your case using the internet until the information is entered into the court's case management system.
My appearance date was 5/21/12. I needed an attorney. I know the rules for finding an attorney. Ask friends. Look for an attorney known to the Court. Go to Court and see your prospective attorney defend clients in Court.
I Googled Temecula Traffic Court Attorney and found fees so low I knew I would send money and receive nothing in return and Schaffer T. Cormell.
I called his office. Karina Cormell, Secretary to Shaffer Cormell accessed the Temecula Traffic Court computer and gained complete information on my case. She asked: do you wish to hire Schaffer Cormell? I replied absolutely yes and mailed a check. Karina sent an email saying she received a 60 day extension to July 23, 2012.
Client background information can be helpful to an attorney. I emailed background information.
Karina Cormell received an additional 30 day extension to August 20, 2012.
On August 30 Josi Rehrig, Assistant to Shaffer Cormell, emailed: Your court trail has been set for November 30, 2012 at 10:00 a.m.
On December 3, 2012, Paula L. Mangold, Assistant to Shaffer Cormell emailed: An appearance was made on your behalf on November 30, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. in Department T1 of the Temecula Superior Court for a court trial on your case. Count 1 was dismissed on your case in the interest of justice. Congratulations.
Nine months was time very well spent. Now I can relax. Thank you for representing me!
Posted by Karen, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Attorney Shaffer Cormell got my red light ticked dismissed - rightfully so! He saved me the hassle of going to court and dealing with it myself, or paying for it and having it on my record, when it shouldn't have been.
I had contacted another lawyer before I called Mr. Cormell's office. I was very discouraged and almost didn't make the phone call to his office. I decided to go ahead and get a second opinion though. Boy, was that a good decision!
He was knowledgable and really worked with me on all aspects, both with the case and with my finances. The only thing that could have been a little better was the communication. His office definitely kept me informed regarding the proceedings, there was no problem there. There were a couple of times I emailed with a question and ended up having to call and follow up because I didn't hear back. That's the only negative, in an overall extremely positive situation.
I would definitely recommend Mr. Cormell if you're dealing with a traffic ticket of some sort. He was knowledgable, helpful and very professional.
Posted by Mike, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Attorney Shaffer Cormell is a very professional and diligent attorney. Before I contacted him, a couple other attorneys didn't seem too confident about fighting my red light camera ticket. Mr. Cormell was confident he would put his best effort in beating the case for me. He not just beat the case, but he was also extremely punctual about it.
Thank you very much Mr. Cormell!
Posted by oscar, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Like the title states i have him wirking on 3 tickets for me simply the best
Posted by Mike, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
When I called him the first time, he spoke to me at 9:30 PM!!!! Very nice and trustworthy attorney. I had called several for a speeding ticket and I was struck with his trustworthiness. When I asked him if he could gaurantee to help me succeed with the case, he said he could not guarantee!!! Eventhough, that might have meant that I might go to another attorney who would "gaurantee". I found him to be trustworthy and believed him. He took the time to explain everything to me and worked with me on the payment schedule..... He kept his communication via email of what was going on with the case. At the end, he succeeded to change the ticked to a non-speeding traffic violation which means no points on my license and no inc. in insurance. I cannot lie, I wish not to have to use his services again, as I hope to get another ticket. But...... if I need to, I will definately contact him. It is hard to find good attorneys, when you do, keep their #. Thank you Mr. Shaffer for your help, professionalism, and contact. I DEFINATELY recomment him to those in need.
Posted by Steve, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I was the victim of a red light camera. These intrusive cameras are a scourge in southern california. Bankrupt San Bernardino wanted $500 in extortion payment because I stopped slightly beyond the limit line. I contacted Mr. Cormell's office via e mail a short time after receiving the arizona originated citation. He got back to me on the phone promptly and reviewed my case. He explained that he would represent me and fight it in court without my presence even being required. The fee was fair. He immediately got a continuance. A few weeks later I was informed that Mr. Cormell had appeared in court and the citation was dismissed. He did everything asked of him. I was completely satisfied with this attorney.
Posted by Stacie, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
While traveling back through the country I received a ticket that I had taken care off . I was stuck in a catch 22. My case was well over four hours away, but how was I to drive in constant fear with a suspended license? Mr. Cormell handled the case for me, as well as put my mind at ease about the whole situation. I am now on my way to go get my license so I can now drive without fear! Thank you!
Posted by sharon, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Mr. Cormell was very helpful with my red light case. My daughter didn't even know she ran a red light until the citation came to our home. I am totally opposed to red light cameras and the scheme cities use to generate more revenue this way. Shaffer took care of it, got the hold off my license since the car is registered to me and got the citation dismissed. This was hugely helpful since I live in Orange County and didn't have to appear in a San Bernardino courtroom. Thanks, Shaffer!!
Posted by Robert, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Mr. Cormell handled my speeding ticket going 92 mph on the freeway. Anytime I had to ask any questions his assistants were very friendly and always helped me. Because of Mr. Cormell handling my case, it was dismissed in the interest of the justice. Thank you Mr. Cormell, Josi and Karina for all your help!
Posted by Daniel Lopez, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I recommend Mr. Shaffer and his team to handle any matter. Being a resident of LA County, getting to appearences to Blythe Court was a big deal. Mr. Shaffer appeared in court on my belhalf many times extending our court date until I was able to recieve my license, at which time he sucessfully delivered as promised, driving on suspeded license and speeding violations were dismissed and an infractiion was imposed, extremly pleased with the results!! HIGHLY RECOMMED!!
Posted by Ivette, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Wow, I am really pleased with the outcome of my traffic ticket court appearance. Shaffer was able to get my rolling stop violation dismissed and saved me alot of money on my insurance policy and aggrevation in dealing with the courts. I would highly recommend him to anyone that needs help with a traffic ticket.
Posted by wendy, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
He was great to deal with. I was able to talk directly to him on the phone and not have to deal with third parties. The office staff was great to deal with and helped with issues I had with other tickets that i had hired a different attorney for that was worthless. He did everything exactly as he had said and his honesty was well appreciated.
Posted by David G, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I have a commercial drivers license and received a letter from the DMV that I had a failure to appear from 4 years earlier after talking to many different lawyers I chose Shaffer Cormell because he has a fair price and seemed very knowledgable about how to handle my case he was able to get the failure to appear dismissed and the original speeding conviction dropped to a non moving violation and was also able to get another ticket for improper lane change and speeding that was on my record dismissed without his help I may have lost my job I think he is a great attorney and I'm very pleased with the outcome of my cases
Posted by Reymundo, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I contacted Mr. Cormell about Christmas time of 2011. I had some outstanding tickets from 2001-2002 in California. I am a resident of Arizona and found out that my license was revoked from California. Mr. Cormell took my case and in a matter of days had two charges completely dropped. Within a week I was able to get my license back. My next charges are due to be dropped soon. I owed thousands in fines and Mr. Cormell had the charges and fines dropped. I want to thank Mr Cormell and I would recommend this lawyer to anyone who asks. The cost to hire him was not the cheapest and yet not the most expensive by far. You get what you pay for I believe and Mr. Cormell's services are well worth every penny. Good Luck to anyone reading this and call Mr. Cormell. You won't regret it. Thanks Mr. Cormell for all your help.
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Mr. Cormell went above and beyond when he fought my case. He exemplifies what I hope most of us who pursue careers in public service strive for - putting clients first. His staff was responsive and prompt--I was not left in the dark. As stressful as my case was, I was comforted knowing that it was good hands. Many thanks to Mr. Cormell and his firm for all of their help.
Posted by a DUI client, Flag
I was charged with a DUI. Mr. Cormell was able to skillfully negoiate a plea to a dry reckless protecting my Class A license. He is professional and confident, answered my questions, explained my options and is obvisously respected by the District Attorney's office as an attorney that will fight for his clients. His fees were reasonable and I would recommend him to family and friends.
Posted by Porfirio, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I had warrant on a legal issue from 5 yrs ago. I needed to clean up my background for a new job. I called attorney Shaffer Cormell in Indio, met, discussed my cases from two different counties. He listened and provided his defense strategy on how he would handle my cases. I agreed to appear before judge and was pleased with outcome of both of my cases. Thanks for your legal representation!
Posted by Salvador, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I had a warrant issued for my arrest due to I forgot to go to court hearing. Called Cormell's office and got a positive respond to my dilemma. I explained case, attorney explained the process he was going to do and came across just as stated. I am happy with his service, Will recommend to family and friends.
Posted by a client, Flag
I am very happy with his service
Posted by Petronilo, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was going for my state contractor license and had to do a background check. Needed to have a file expunged. Contacted Shaffer, met with him at Indio office and retained his services. This attorney listened to what I needed and re-searched my case then and there. I appreciated he did not hand me to a legal assistant. He took care of my case. I am grateful.
Posted by Jellissa F. Espinoza, a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
I received a speeding ticket,no proof of insurance,and tinted tail lights. Mr.Cormell explained he would do his best to get these violations dismissed or reduced and did exactly what he said he would.He couldn't guarantee me the outcome, to my favor the violations got reduced and dismissed! I couldn't be happier with the attention and dedication he has put into my case! I will never look for any other Attorney again!
Thanks Mr. Cormell,
Jellissa F. Espinoza
Posted by sam, Flag
he accomplished what he said he was going to do and kept me informed
Posted by luis, Flag
Did what he promised and am very happy with his service.
Posted by a client, Flag
Very good, kepted me informed, I was very satisfied with the results of my case.
Posted by Dennis, a DUI client, Flag
Mr. Cormell saved my license as well as my job. I got a DUI in California some time ago (10 years} and had forgotten about it as I lived in NY. I have since moved to SC and got my dream job but things got complicated when they ran my license. He got my case dismissed. His staff as well as himself kept me informed of every step. This amazed me as its hard to trust someone who is 2500 miles away. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs an attorney in that area.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I was referred to this attorney by a friend who said he saved his CDL, i do not live in California. I had a speeding ticket in Barstow and was facing serious points and fines. I felt like I was in in good hands from the first phone call. My attorney was professional and answered all my questions. He got my case dismisssed! Unbelievable!
Posted by a Speeding Ticket client, Flag
Received a ticket for going to fast. Was reluctant to use up my traffic school option. I have to drive a lot for work and have to keep my record clean to survive. Shaffer explained his strategy and approach and did exactly what he said he would. While he couldn't guarantee me a result it worked out exactly as he and I both hoped it would. CASE DISMISSED. I couldn't be happier with the result and will definitely use his services again if I have a similair problem.