John W Stanko

John W Stanko

DUI / DWI Attorney

San Rafael, CA





No Misconduct



Answers and Advice

88 questions answered.

About Me

Hello, I have been devoted exclusively to defending clients in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout Northern California who have been arrested or charged with crimes since 1996. I offer a free initial consultation to discuss your case and explain what I can do for you. You owe it to yourself to talk to a criminal defense attorney who knows the law. Remember, you are innocent...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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Ending to a nightmare!!

Posted by: Heidi about 1 month ago.

Mr. John Stanko made my horrible experience tolerable. I was facing a long time in jail and Mr. Stanko was able to get the DA to drop a major...

Great Lawyer, Great Experience!

Posted by: a Speeding Ticket client about 2 months ago.

I found John on Yelp and through internet searches to represent me for a speeding ticket. He suggested Trial By Written Declaration first and...
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Showing 2 of 64 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Evan Ephraim Zelig
Evan Zelig

Santa Rosa, CA

6 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. John Stanko is an excellent attorney and a great advocate in court for his clients!
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1996 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1999 – 2000

Stanko & Rodriguez


Showing 1 of 5 degrees

2010 Certificate of training in Field Sobriety Test Administration in Standardized Field Sobriety Testing

Bob La Pier and Associates


Showing 1 of 9 awards

2013 Certificate of Attendance Fast Eddie Kuwatch DUI Seminar

California DUI Lawyers Association


Showing 1 of 7 association entries

2006- present Member

Marin County Bar Association

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Showing 2 of 2 publications


Multiple articles on DUI, Traffic and Criminal Defense


Marin DUI lawyer blog

Speaking Engagements

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2011 Demurrers in Traffic Cases

at September 2011

2011 Speeding Tickets

at March 2011 Meeting

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