Based on 6 reviews
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Jason Blonska and his team took my case, my money, and my time and gave me nothing in return. A simple divorce was dragged out while Jason and his team charged me three times what opposing counsel was charging. In the first 6 months his team wasted my time by requesting the same information over and over only to sit on it for weeks and then have to request it again. When we finally started talking to the other side, Jason and his team left me feeling like I was in a room with all attorneys for the other side. I was not be represented and came to the realization that Jason is all about negotiation. He does not want to go to trial and so if he does not see things going the way he wants he will start to cave. He is a glorified key pusher, spending our entire meetings referring to the application used to define support, and mentioning the A vs the B key. Ultimately he did not support or help me but instead made offers to the opposing side without my approval, and in one case his team made an offer against my request. He also left me to attend my first court hearing with a secondary attorney as he was out of town. While that may not seem like a big deal, it was to me as I only found this out by getting an auto reply email from Jason stating he was on vacation. In the end Jason charged me 3 times what opposing counsel had charged to that point and gave me nothing to show for it. I was forced to hire another attorney who would look out for my interests.
While I am sure Jason is a nice guy, all of his promises and commitments turned to vapor as soon as he was presented with an adversary. I would absolutely not recommend using Mr Blonska or his office for any legal needs.
Jason is an exceptional attorney! He knows the law inside and out, sees the big perspective without losing track of the details. He is respectful, kind, honest and will "take the bull by the horns." He cross- examined an expert witness so well, that the witness came and asked for his card afterwards because he had never been "so worked on the stand." I felt confident in his abilities and that he truly had my best interest in mind. He respected my wishes and diligently fought for what I asked and WON!!! And on top of that all, he has a wonderful sense of humor in all the difficult moments.
Jason is a very capable family law attorney who I have worked with over a 4+ year span over several family law related issues and court cases related to child support, custody and palimony. Despite a very hostile opposing party and attorney(s), Jason was able to handle the cases effectively and provide positive verdicts, or at the very least an acceptable settlement.
No matter how stressful the situation, Jason was calm, polite, very knowledgeable, accommodating and very pleasant and friendly to work with. I highly recommend him.
Going through divorce and a child custody case is never easy. I couldn't have done it without Jason. He was outstanding and I really felt that he was there for me every step of the way. He really helped my and my children's future and I am at peace today as a result of his efforts.
Excellent lawyer --honest, straight forward, reliable and effective.
Jason took the time to understand my desires with expediting my divorce and the risks I faced with a manipulative, volatile spouse. He took the time to understand the challenges and the opportunities with my spouse and to be respectful, assertive, protective, confidential, and diligent about leveraging his skills and experience to expedite my divorce, when my spouse had engaged an attorney with the desire to drag out the divorce forever, if possible, and waste as much of my time and money as possible in the process. Jason's focus is to quickly assess his clients' desires, the risks, the financials, provide easy-to-understand education on the Calif Divorce law, and then work quickly with his clients to navigate a settlement and avoid as much time and expense as possible. Divorce can be a very painful and expensive process with many games played along the way. Jason does not play games. Jason knows how to read a situation and navigate through it quickly, without pride or ego playing a role, unless necessary! Thanks to Jason, I have "my life" back and I was able to move forward in a reasonable period of time, despite my now "ex-spouse's" many games and ideas to waste time and money.