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Mr. Swanberg is a skilled attorney who is very candid and straightforward. I went to Sam for legal advice prior to hiring him in my custody/relocation case, and he gave me very helpful advice as to what was possible, what was advisable, and what was a waste of time/money, which I appreciated.
Sam's arguments in front of the judge were on-point, direct and persuasive. He took every opportunity to get the point across and to reemphasize the most critical arguments. Sam seemed especially knowledgeable about family law and what particular evidence or burdens that needed to be met to get the result I wanted.
I did have a billing dispute with Mr. Swanberg, but it was resolved much to my satisfaction. I appreciated his personally reaching out to me to make sure that I was happy. Recommended!
Sam has a slick office and degree but he is so lazy. He actually believed what my husband and his lying attorney were saying about me. It was ridiculous. Isn't a lawyer suppose to be on his clients side, no matter what? Well, I never told him a single lie, but he acted as if he was on my husbands side all the time. It was very weird. I tell the truth, but my husband is a professional liar and con man (mandatory in his line of work) and used all his powers to work over my attorney's melon. I never lied and when I complained about he lies from my husbands side he dismissed me. Gave me a weird "whatever" reaction. When I told him my husband was threatening to harm me or anyone I was with, Sam dismissed it, as if he was on my husband's side again. My husband even told me he dreamed about putting a gun to the back of my head and killing me. Sam Swanberg didn't want to hear it. He's the worst. THE WORST!! I don't know if he just hates women or what, but he sure got me raked over the coals. I wouldn't pay this guy to clean dog poop out of my yard. He allowed my husband to lock me off my own property, and told me not to make trouble. Meanwhile my husband was stealing, hiding, and selling everything he could for himself. Dont' make trouble, he told me. Boy was that a mistake. He is the worst. I should have fired him during mediation because I really got f'ckd. Thanks to Sam. Sam if you read this, its Loris. My mom still does not have her farm equipment back thanks to you even though you showed me in the mediation papers that the information was there. It was so vague nobody could ever do anything with what was written and you agreed to it. Thanks for nothing. Absolutely nothing, that's what I got from you. You suck!