Jeffrey Tyson Hammerschmidt

Jeffrey Tyson Hammerschmidt

Criminal Defense Attorney

Fresno, CA





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About Me

I represent peoplewho are accused of crimes inCalifornia courts and in all Federal courts.I handle all types of criminal cases, including white collar crimes, drug crimes, crimes of violence, and other criminal matters. I also represent people who are being investigated for crimes but have not yet been charged with a crime. For those persons who are charged with or convicted of a crime and...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Hourly ($325-$375/hour)

Client Reviews

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Jeffrey T. Hammerschmidt - The BEST Criminal Defense Attorney In Town

Posted by: Terri about 1 year ago.

My father was a business man and he always had told me growing up, that if I ever needed an attorney, to ALWAYS HIRE THE BEST. So now that I am a...

Excellent Lawyer

Posted by: Dean 12 months ago.

Jeff was an amazing man to work with! He worked on my case and was able to reduce all of my felony charges down to misdemeanors. Jeff was honest,...
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Showing 2 of 32 peer endorsements

Michael Amadeo Mazzoni
Michael Mazzoni

Fresno, CA

22 days ago

Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Mr. Hammerschmidt is by far, one of the premier criminal defense attorneys in the Central San Joaquin Valley. I worked for Mr. Hammerschmidt for...
Nicholas Anthony Capozzi
Nicholas Capozzi

Fresno, CA

About 1 month ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Always on top of his game you can expect the best from Jeff. Highly respected.
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1987 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 03/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

Showing 1 of 8 job entries
2011 – present

San Joaquin College Of Law


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1987 Juris Doctorate - Law in

Univ of Missouri SOL


Showing 1 of 24 awards

2014 Northern California Super Lawyer

Law & Politics Magazine


Showing 1 of 21 association entries

2013- present Board Member

CJA Panel Selection Committee

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2011 Forensic Evidence In Child Abuse Cases

Utilizing Forensic Science in Criminal Cases (Aspatore)

1997 Contributing Author to chapter on using prior convictions to impeach a witness

California Criminal Law - Procedure and Practice

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 7 occasions

2014 Legal Analyst

at ABC 30 Fresno

2010 Effective Case Presentation at Trial

at National Business Institute

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