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Gerald Saul Schwab

Gerald Saul Schwab Jr

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Personal Injury

About Me

Our office has worked with hundreds of clients, with cases ranging from Petty Theft, to Double Murder.  As a former Probation Officer and Deputy District Attorney I know the ins and outs of  the system.  I have extensive trial experience and have handled over three hundred cases in Fresno County alone.  Dont get lost in the crowd have an experienced Attorney to help you through your legal problems.  Read the reviews from my clients and get the personal treatment you deserve we handle people not cases.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2003

  1. Criminal Defense: 60%
    13 years, 600 cases
  2. DUI & DWI: 30%
    13 years, 180 cases
  3. Personal Injury: 10%
    13 years, 200 cases

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

11 total 

  • Michael Evan Mitchell

    Excellent attorney, Gerald has tons of trial experience and has handled several homicide cases. He's a first rate criminal defense attorney and I would highly recommend him to anyone in need of serious representation.

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    Michael Mitchell Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Daniel Kieth Martin

    Excellent lawyer who gets right to the issues. Mr. Schwab has experience handling everything from basic cases to the most serious cases and everything in between.

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    Daniel Martin Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office of Gerald Schwab, Jr.

5588 N. Palm
Fresno, CA, 93704-

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200302/26/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top 100 AwardThe National Trial Lawyers2014
Superior RatingNational Advocacy for DUI Defense2014
Best Oral Advocate FinalistSan Joaquin College of Law2003

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Adjunct Criminal Justice InstructorFresno City College2014 - 2014
Deputy District AttorneyMerced County District Attorneys Office2003 - 2004
AttorneyLaw Offices of Gerald Schwab Jr.2003 - Present
AttorneyPascuzzi, Moore & Stoker2003 - 2003
Law ClerkTulare County Public Defender1999 - 2000
Probation OfficerTulare County Probation Department1995 - 1996

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Joaquin College of Law Alumni AssociationMember2007 - Present
Fresno County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of California, Criminal Law SectionMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Latest Murder trialAcquitted of all charges except second degree Murder
AquittalAcquitted of all charges.
Domestic Violence caseAcquital

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
Fresno BeeSpeaking regarding high profile case2013

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
San Joaquin College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
California State University, FresnoN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1993
United States Army Military Police SchoolMiltary Law EnforcementLaw Enforcement1987

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Paralegal ConferenceCriminal Defense and Paralegals2012
TV speakingJail Overcrowding2005