Robert Lee Marshall

Robert Lee Marshall

Criminal Defense Attorney
Chico, CA




No Misconduct

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5990 questions answered.

About Me

I spent more than a decade in journalism before some local attorneys and judges encouraged me to switch careers. Since graduating from law school and passing the bar exam on my first attempt, my practice has been exclusively criminal defense. In addition to my solo practice in Chico, California, I've also worked in the Mendocino and Solano County Public Defender offices. During those years, I've...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes), Retainer (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Robert marshall is a great lawyer.

Posted by: anthony livers over 1 year ago.

I have had robert marshall for about 2months and i think he is the best lawyer anyone could ask for. And his Is so nice and friendly to me i would...

Please do yourself a favor and have someone else represent you.

Posted by: a Criminal Defense client over 1 year ago.

Mr. Marshall and his secretary are rude, uninformative, and not dependable. His secretary is especially good at providing incorrect information and...
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Peter John Marek
Peter Marek

Stockton, CA


Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Robert Marshall is quite simply one of the finest attorneys I know. His knowledge of both the law and procedure is excellent and very evident if you...
Raffi Hagop Ohanian
Raffi Ohanian

Pasadena, CA

1 day ago

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1999 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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2007 – present

Law Office of Robert L. Marshall


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Capital Case Seminar -- CACJ


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2014 Top Contributor



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1999- present Member

California Attorneys for Criminal Justice

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Showing 2 of 2 publications

2008 "Twinkie defense" just a myth

San Francisco Chronicle

1994 Chico man is first in state charged under new Three Strikes law

Chico News & Review

Speaking Engagements

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2010 Ethical and practical considerations in high-profile cases

at Dealing with the Media: an introduction for criminal defense attorneys

2003 Introduction to California felony sentencing

at California Legal Secretaries annual conference, Reno, NV