I graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy, was promoted to the rank of Captain,... more
I graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy, was promoted to the rank of Captain, attended Loyola and Notre Dame Law Schools, graduated in the top 5% of my class, was a Deputy District Attorney for Santa Clara County, and have practiced for over 38 years. My mission is to make a difference each and every day--where the law meets the people.
I will fight to protect your future despite whatever mistakes you've made or... more
I will fight to protect your future despite whatever mistakes you've made or whatever mistakes made by others have impacted you.I believe that without a zealous and passionatedefense, the presumption of innocence is meaningless. I never give up fighting for my clientsand Inever letprosecutors forget that.
It took a lot of drive, intellect, and elbow grease to become a skilled new lawyer... more
It took a lot of drive, intellect, and elbow grease to become a skilled new lawyer during a down economy. My passion for this job means that I will advocate for you as if you were my own mother. I want to listen to your concerns, fight for your rights, and get the best result I can for you. I am energetic, creative, and not afraid to get my hands dirty working hard on your case. If you have... view profile
Attorney Thomas (Nick) Cvietkovich has handled thousands of criminal cases. He... more
Attorney Thomas (Nick) Cvietkovich has handled thousands of criminal cases. He started his career handling Juvenile Delinquency cases for the Placer County Public Defender's Office and later moved to handling DUI cases. Since that time he has handled hundreds of felony cases all over Northern California. Mr. Cvietkovich is very familiar with all the Bay Area courts. He is committed to giving hi... view profile
If you are suspected of driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, you may be arrested for DUI (driving under the influence). Depending on the state, the specific crime is also called DWI (driving while intoxicated), OUI (operating under the influence), or OWI (operating while intoxicated). A DUI conviction has serious consequences (for example, losing your driving privileges); but an experienced DUI attorney can often get the charges dropped or reduced, or may be able to negotiate lesser penalties depending on your circumstances and your past history.