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Barry W Engle

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  1. If you have to trust your life in somebody's hands Barry Engle is definitely your man. He knows his Law.

    Posted by Francis Weaver,
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     Excellent
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    Knowledgeable
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    Kept me informed
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.

    On my behalf, Barry Engle has prevented unjust prosecution and judgement by a jury of my peers. With utmost respect for each individual's personal beliefs and views; Barry upholds a professional code of conduct in law 'what is truly right and wrong' in every circumstance. Barry's exceptional work ethics and integrity exceeds his reputation. His values hold firm to the legal system and the justice it's entitled to provide. From personal experience, Barry Engle is tried and true to give his 100%.

  2. Barry is simply the best

    Posted by Dion, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry 1-3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with more than 10 lawyers.

    Barry Engles and David Giles are simply the best,I've had a positive experience with MR. Barry Engle and the staff at his office. I like the way the office sits down and has an open discussion about my case and as a team they worked together to make the best plan for defense. They were open an honest about what they thought about each and every situation. They were very knowledgeable about my situation, they kept me informed, they quickly responded to all of my concerns, the Engle office is extremely trustworthy. I've had many experiences with many attorneys, and Barry and his staff ranks right up with the very best of them MR. Barry Engle is professional and a very knowledgeable defense attorney that made all the difference in my situations. I'm quite satisfied with the services I've received at this law office. He responded quickly to my questions. His staff works hard and were very kind to me. I wouldn't hesitate to contact him again if the need presented itself. Why he has only a 7.6 avvo rating is beyond me.

  3. Barry Engle is SUPERB

    Posted by a Violent Crime client,
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my Violent Crime matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I knew Barry when he was in high school. I never expected to need a criminal lawyer, but the world works in strange ways. He was and is the only lawyer I would ever call. He is brilliant, creative and I trusted him with my life. He delivered, and in so doing I would never consider calling anyone else. I trust him implicitly.

  4. Trusted Attorney

    Posted by Wade,
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.

    I've known Barry for a number of years and when my daughter got into some trouble with the law he was the first one I called. Barry did a great job of explaining all the aspects of the case, where there might be sticking points and what the probable outcomes would be.

    We discussed the strategy of the case and what options my daughter had available to her and how best to proceed. He was always available when we had any questions and arrived prior to the hearing so we could ask any last minute questions and prepare us for the hearing.

    Barry did an excellent job and I would certainly use him again if the need arose.

  5. Barry Engle

    Posted by Alex, a Criminal Defense client,
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     Excellent
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 6-10 lawyers.

    Several months ago I found myself between a rock and a hard place, I had used Engle and Giles P.C before for a communication breakdown between myself and another individual and was happy with the outcome, so I decided to contact their office and see if they could help me through my dilemma.

    After the initial consultation, which unfortunately happened to behind concrete walls and bullet proof glass, I decided to hire Barry and David to begin working with me through my time of despair.

    Having dealt with attorney's in the past, I am familiar with some of their approaches in keeping the potential client optimistic towards a dismissal so they are more likely to get the case. Although, everything was somewhat positive they constantly reminded me of the allegations and consequences I was faced with should I be found guilty.

    As the days moved closer towards my highly anticipated court date, I often found myself unsure and highly stressed from the potential for an average American behind a wooden bench wearing a rob and holding a gavel to find some character defect in myself and decide to figuratively "throw the book" at me. It was in these times that I would call Barry; as all attorneys are often busy,Barry would find the time to take my call and if he was away from the office I would always get a return call by days end.

    Furthermore, we would have monthly "strategy session" in which all involved parties would discuss in greater detail the facts and would come up with an action plan. If it hadn't been for these "strategy session" I would have been running blindly in the dark. I was able to understand the approach they were taking with the District Attorney and reassure them them I was doing everything I could to help alleviate the DA's case against me.

    My court date finally did arrive, I was already prepared for the outcome because of the preparation put together by my excellent legal representation. I'm not sure I would be able to say this if I had decided to go other routes. In my case, everything worked out in my favor and I was very delighted to have my life back without additional stressors.

    Let me just say that anyone who finds themselves in a difficult situation they had never envisioned is always going to want everything to be dismissed and life to resume as normal, but unfortunately the court systems are not designed that way. Every once and a while there may be a loop hole to jump through, but for most of us we have to face the consequences for our past mistakes. These errors in judgement can be enormously diluted if you have the right legal representation. I would strongly encourage anyone who is looking for a great legal representation team to give Barry Engle and David Giles a call, I am living testimony to the arduous time they have helped me through and put my life back on track.

  6. Provides good guidance and advice and makes effective presentation to the Court.

    Posted by Ben, a DUI client,
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my DUI / DWI matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    Mr. Engle has represented me on a DUI matter. The laws pertaining to this matter have gone through some recent changes and he educated me on how these changes impacted my case, and how they might be most useful in presenting my defense. He discussed strategies with me, made recommendations to me and presented my case to the Court . I was impressed how he found problems with the prosecution's case, and pointed them out to the Court. He took the time to prepare me for the upcoming proceeding and guided me through it. He always returned my calls promptly and seemed genuinely concerned about my welfare.

  7. Fought for me like a champ

    Posted by Mark, a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with no lawyers.

    I just figured if the cops were willing to lie, I was going to be screwed. Engle and Giles dug into the case, found the evidence that showed that I was telling the truth and got justice. I couldn't have asked for more from a criminal defense firm.

  8. My experience with Barry Engle - I cannot recommend him and encourage you to run

    Posted by a Criminal Defense client,
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    • I do not recommend Barry Engle.
    • I hired Barry more than 3 years ago.
    • Barry handled my Criminal Defense matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    After 6 months (in which he continued the case) and $40k for an animal neglect charge, no prior record and a strong case on my part but not the prosecution, this attorney set up a change of plea WITHOUT my permission and knowing I was going to hire a new attorney, FORCED me through a plea while I was on xanax.

    He thought TWELVE misdemeanors, FIVE YEARS FORMAL probation and paying the State $20k was a good deal despite the prosecution didn't have a case, there was PROVABLE evidence tampering and the search was illegal.

    If this attorney takes a disliking to you, beware. He will screw his own clients!