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I was in need of an attorney for a criminal situation for my son, and I did not have any experience in this area. I first located Susan online, looked at other reviews, and called her for some advice as to what to do. She opened up her schedule and invited me in to discuss. I spent a considerable amount of time with her advising what I should do. The case was not something she would have handled but she referred me to another individual, and guided me thru what I should be looking for. She was so good to help me in a difficult time, and I appreciated it very much. I would recommend Susan as very honest, trustworthy, and empathetic individual.
Susan was fantastic. I got my DUI near Chester, CA on Fourth of July of this year. Susan was one of the most affordable DUI attorneys that I could find in Chico. During the time of my DUI I had just graduated from chico state and didn't have much money to spare, but Susan was great. She completely understood where I came from, she was very sympathetic and luckily we were able to negotiate a payment plan. Not just that Susan also got my charges dropped from a DUI to a wet reckless change plus getting $113 off my court fines. Susan and Debbie (her legal assistant) were always very polite and updated me an any change in my case. Compared to most of the people I have talked to in my DUI classes my case was resolved fairly quickly ( 3 months!) because she is such a great advocate. I also forgot to mention Susan went traveled to every court hearing, and updated me her in Long Beach. Overall, I had a great experience with Susan and her team. I highly recommend anyone who has recently gotten a DUI to go see her!!
My first phone call meeting with Susan impressed me. She is a caring compassionate person. Susan offered advice that I hadn't considered. I don't know if i need a second contact with her, but if it is needed she will be my first choice.
I recommend Susan to anyone in need of a lawyer in Butte County. I was facing charges that could have resulted in serious fines, jail time, and a complete devastation to my future; Susan got my case dismissed and in the end I had no charges filed against me. She was able to find a way to settle my case outside of court and I could not be more grateful for the work she did for me. She truly saved my life and gave me a second chance after making a terrible mistake. Throughout the whole process she was very attentive to my case and was always there to answer questions, keep me updated on the status of my case, and talk me through everything like a close friend instead of an attorney. She does everything in her power to assist in your case and will help you through your difficult circumstances with great compassion and understanding. Her prices are very affordable and her credentials are second to none. If you find yourself in a situation where you need the assistance of an attorney, call Susan Hearne immediately. There is honestly nothing bad I can say about her service or work, she is the best of the best!
I fully recommend Susan Hearne to anyone needing an attorney. I contacted Susan after receiving a citation in Oroville and am completely satisfied by her services. From the first phone call, Susan proved to be knowledgeable and a competent professional while maintaining the feeling that I was talking about my legal trouble with a friend. Although Susan quoted me an extremely reasonable price, she never hesitated to quickly respond to my many questions in the weeks before my initial trial hearing. Since I live in San Francisco, one of the best part of Susan's service was her ability to represent me in court, saving me from taking a day off from work and driving 3 hours each way. On top of all of this, Susan talked my citation down from a misdemeanor to an infraction, a difference in fines that more than made up for the cost of her legal services.
Before contacting Susan, I was not sure that it was necessary to have a lawyer and was considering representing myself. In retrospect, I am so thankful that I called Susan. The reduction in stress, the information she gave me and her success in court were invaluable and I will be forever thankful for her service.
I was lucky to be forwarded to this attorney by another attorney working on another case because she is kind and honest,dependable, always gave me the information I needed. She was understanding of my personal situation. She took care of my case with the professionalism that is expected of a lawyer and I would recommend her to friends and family without a doubt.
Susan Hearne gave me an appropriate estimate of the fees. She was very affordable. I felt that I could trust her, she responded within 1/2 business day (usually within a few minutes) to my questions, she was very knowldgeable of the subject of expngements, and she kept me informed.
My husband and I would not recommend
any other attorney, regardless of the outcome of his case. We know Susan gave the best defense possible.