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David Clark Jones

David Clark Jones

also known as Dave Jones, Dave C Jones

Practice areas:

Litigation, Criminal Defense, Probate

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About Me

Prior to going to law school, I got into computer consulting, focusing on Internet technologies and web programming. I started contracting with Documentum (purchased by EMC in 2003) and gained experience with document management, specifically web content management. Despite my love for computers, I decided to leave consulting and go into law. So, in 2002, I left Documentum to go to law school.


 


Upon graduating from law school, I became a deputy public defender, quickly gaining real-world experience to back up the skills I had built in law school by successfully competing in mock trial and moot court. I was able to quickly hone my courtroom skills by representing criminal defendants at all stages of the criminal process, winning nearly 2/3 of all my jury trials. (Past performance is no guarantee of the outcome of your case.) For over a year, I was also accepting cases appointed to me by the California Court of Appeals to represent indigent criminal defendants in their California appeals, gaining valuable insight into the areas of trial and legal representation that can cause clients the most problems in court.


 


Now that I am in private practice, if you are ever charged with a crime or need a civil trial attorney, my experience in pre-trial negotiations, motion practice, jury selection, trials, and appeals will be invaluable. Contact me to discuss your legal situation and find out how I can help.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Litigation: 65%
    2 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
    10 years
  3. Probate: 10%
    5 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (45 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
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  • Evan Matthew Oshan

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    Evan Oshan Personal Injury Attorney
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Contact Info

Hackard Law Corporation

10630 Mather Blvd.
Mather, CA, 95655

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200508/19/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Legal Counsel Rating in Criminal Law-State Felony & MisdemeanorLead Counsel2015

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawHackard Law Corporation2015 - Present
AttorneyAmerican Justice Center2006 - 2015
AttorneyTulare County Public Defender2005 - 2006
Certified Law ClerkSan Diego County Office Of The Public Defender2004 - 2005

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Federalist SocietyMember2015 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2005 - Present
Citizen's Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear ArmsLifetime Member2002 - Present
Second Amendment FoundationLifetime Member1996 - Present
National Rifle AssociationBenefactor Life Member1988 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Employment Law DisputeWin for our client
Child Endangerment, Resisting Arrest, Battery on Peace OfficerNot Guilty on all charges
DUI DrugsNot guilty on all counts

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Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesWhat to Do if Stopped by Police2015

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson SOLLawJD - Juris Doctor2004
Univ of California at Los AngelesPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1995