Also known as Jeff Hammerschmidt

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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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


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

Client Reviews

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If you want the best...

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client 7 months ago.

Jeff is one of the most kind, professional, honest, upfront lawyers I have met. Please know that with lawyers you get what you pay for! If you want...

I highly recommend Mr. Hammerschmidt

Posted by: Gabriela 11 months ago.

Mr. Hammerschmidt helped me seek the best possible outcome for my very unfortunate DUI case. He is personable, but professional, and exceptionally...
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Showing 2 of 35 peer endorsements

Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

27 years practicing of law. As a former DA and police advisor he has a huge advantage over other attorneys. " They know that he knows what they know "...
Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Jeffrey. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
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1987 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1991 – 1998

Fresno County District Attorney


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 24 association entries

1987- present Member

Fresno County Bar Association

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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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