I love solving the problem that keeps people up at night! I understand how business... more
I love solving the problem that keeps people up at night! I understand how business works, why crises occurs and how to resolve the crises. My greatest passion is connecting with a jury in a difficult case. I love changing my client's lives for the better. I understand the great need for a moral compass in the legal profession. My philosophy is to approach my client's problems with a candi... view profile
I am a former prosecutor with fourteen years of experience who will fight on your... more
I am a former prosecutor with fourteen years of experience who will fight on your behalf. As a former prosecutor in San Francisco, I have made charging decisions, negotiated cases and conducted jury trials. I am intimately familiar with how prosecutors charge misdemeanor, domestic violence, sexual assault, juvenile and homicide cases. I have also conducted 35 jury trials and my conviction ra... view profile
My nickname is "Zak." I grew up in Wisconsin and came to California in 1976. My wife... more
My nickname is "Zak." I grew up in Wisconsin and came to California in 1976. My wife Marlou Belyea, a clinical pyschologist and university professor, have two grown children. We enjoy foreign travel, books, movies and taking care of rescue dogs.
We represent numerous retailers, pharmacists, and other businesses in employment,... more
We represent numerous retailers, pharmacists, and other businesses in employment, pharmaceutical, commercial and premises liability matters. We specialize in aggressive, but economical defense of complex matters. I have a great deal of successful trial and binding arbitration experience, and believe that good lawyering can still make a difference.
Professional responsibility rules govern the ethical standards of licensed professionals such as attorneys and doctors. Such professionals may be disciplined for bad conduct, like mismanaging a case or mishandling a client's money. Ethics lawyers, also called professional responsibility lawyers, are experts in these rules and can help both professionals and the public understand if a professional’s licensing obligations have been met.
Ethics / Professional Responsibility Lawyers in cities near San Francisco, CA