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Mark Joseph Sullivan

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Mark Sullivan

    Resume

    License
    StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
    CADeceased 197402/13/2015

    Professional Misconduct

    We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
    Awards
    Award NameGrantorDate Granted
    Perfect 10.0 Attorney RatingAvvo.com Lawyer Ratings2009
    Super Lawyer 2008SuperLawyer Magazine2008
    Super Lawyer 2007SuperLawyer Magazine2007
    Super Lawyer 2006SuperLawyer Magazine2006
    Certified Criminal Law Specialist (Re-Certification)State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization2005
    Super Lawyer 2005SuperLawyer Magazine2005
    Super Lawyer 2004SuperLawyer Magazine2004
    Certified Criminal Law Specialist (Re-Certification)State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization2000
    Certified Criminal Law SpecialistState Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization1995
    Lawyer of the YearNorthern California Young Lawyers1976

    Work Experience
    TitleCompany NameDuration
    Criminal Law SpecialistSullivanShaw, Criminal Law2008 - 2010
    Criminal Law SpecialistMark J Sullivan, Attorney at Law1981 - 2008
    Certified Criminal Law SpecialistMark J Sullivan, Attorney at Law1981 - Present
    Sports LawyerSullivan & Shane1978 - 1979
    Civil and Sports Law AttorneyCartwright, Saroyan, Martin & Sucherman1974 - 1978

    Associations
    Association NamePosition NameDuration
    Criminal Law Committee Of The Desert Bar AssociationPresident2000 - 2005
    ACLUMember1993 - 2009
    NAACPMember1990 - 2009
    National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersPresident's Club Member1988 - 2009

    Legal Cases
    Case NameOutcome
    People vs. Rudy T JonasNot guilty verdict
    Williams vs. Random House Publishing Co.Plaintiff verdict, $300,000 damages
    People vs. Nick StuartNot Guilty Verdict

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    Publications
    Publication NameTitleDate
    CJA MagazineSelecting Your Lawyer2006
    CJA MagazineTestifying in Court2005
    CJAMagazineWhy Arrestees Shouldn't Talk2004
    CJA MagazineThe Game Plan2003
    CJA MagazineCourtroom Behavior2002
    Crime, Justice & America MagazineThe Dilemma of the Domestic Violence Victim2001
    California Defender MagazineTurning Intentional Miranda Violations to the Defendant's Advantage1989
    CACJ Forum MagazineTurning Intentional Miranda Violations to the Defendant's Advantage1988

    Education
    School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
    American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1974
    University of Massachusetts at Bostonmagna cum laudeB.A. Political Science1972

    Speaking Engagements
    Conference NameTitleDate
    Law Day 1999National Law Day Celebration1999
    Law Day 1998National Law Day1998
    Law Day 1995Law Day Activities Today1995
    Law Day 1993Law Day Activities1993
    Presidential Campaign DebateBill Clinton's 1992 Campaign1992
    Law Day 1992Law Day Activities1992
    Criminal Law SeminarDefending Drug Sales Cases1992
    1992 Judicial ElectionJudge Herrin Fundraiser1992
    Law Day 1991Law Day Activities1991
    Law Day 1989Law Day Activities1989
    Swift for JudgeBert Swift for Superior Court1988
    California's 1974 Gubernatorial DebateJerry Brown for Governor1974