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David Paul Foos

David Paul Foos

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, Personal Injury, DUI & DWI

About Me

Languages Spoken: English, Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Criminal Defense: 50%
    36 years, 3 thousand cases
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    9 years, 400 cases
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    36 years, 700 cases



Contingent (33-40%), Fixed (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Clemente Montano Jimenez

    Mr. Foos has proven himself to be an effective advocate for his clients. He is well-respected among the legal community.


    Clemente Jimenez Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • John Scott Swimmer

    David is an excellent attorney who upholds the highest ethical and practice standards. I worked with David at the Gerry Spence Trial Lawyer's College and was impressed by his character and dedication. You are lucky to have David as your attorney.


    John Swimmer Native Peoples Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Foos Gavin Law Firm, P.C.

3947 Lennane Dr.,
Ste. 120
Sacramento, CA, 95834




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Service Appreciation AwardSacramento Superior Court2007
Community Focused Court Planning AwardSacramento Superior Court2006
Appreciation AwardSacramento Indigent Defense Panel2000

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyFoos Gavin Law Firm2014 - 2015
Staff AttorneyBowman and Associates2008 - 2014
AttorneyBeyer, Pongratz & Rosen, PLC2006 - 2008


Association NamePosition NameDuration
California Drunk Driving Defense AttorneysAssociate Attorney2014 - Present
Gerry Spence Trial Lawyers CollegeF Warrior Member2011 - Present
Capitol City Trial Lawyers AssociationAssociate Attorney2007 - Present
California Public Defenders AssociationMember Attorney2007 - Present
California Judges AssociationJudicial Member1990 - 2007
California Court Commissioners AssociationAssociate Member1990 - 2007

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
People v. AciertoCase dismissed
People v. Can'tCase Dismissed

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Publication NameTitleDate
Sacramento Superior Court BrochureTraffic Court Procedure2007


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - BerkeleyN/AundergraduateN/A
University of California, Hastings College of the LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Traffic Adjudication SeminarInsurance law2006
Traffic Adjudication ConferenceDUI Procedure2005