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5.0 stars 11 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 2002
I grew up in San Diego and I've lived here almost all my life. I love working near the beach and I love helping my clients through a rough time in their lives. There is a reason that lawyers are also called counselor and this area of law is one ...
Practice areas & skills: Probate, Elder Law, Estate Planning
5.0 stars 1 review
Licensed since 1993
CARLOS C. RUAN has over 19 years experience in Criminal Defense. He has successfully handled serious felony cases such as murder, manslaughter, rape, burglary, Juvenile law . He has always dedicated his practice exclusively to defending the a...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI
4.5 stars 11 reviews
Licensed since 1999
Review: “Ray defended me in a criminal case where I was facing serious prison time.From the beginning of this 6 month processof court proceedings and motions.With precision knowledge and aggression,He fought for me every step of t...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, Immigration
5.0 stars 3 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.8
Licensed since 1985
Review: “Mr. Colwell came to us highly recommended, the reason which became immediately evident
upon our first meeting, demonstrated by his thorough knowledge and professionalism. He and his excellent, capable team guided through...
Practice areas & skills: Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy
5.0 stars 17 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.6
Licensed since 2003
I am blessed with a job that I love and am committed to giving my clients the best legal representation possible.
Our firm handles consumer rights litigation. We represent individuals who have been harassed or sued by debt collectors. A significa...
Practice areas & skills: Credit Repair, Foreclosure, Debt Settlement, Debt & Lending Agreements
5.0 stars 7 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.0
Licensed since 1990
I am the founder of San Diego Defenders, the preminent private criminal defense law firm in San Diego. We are a team of lawyers. That means that two lawyers are always working on your case. We offer in-house payment plans in a comfortable boutique...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Federal Crime, DUI & DWI, White Collar Crime
Avvo Rating: 8.9
Licensed since 2008
In 2010 Matthew Paré opened his own law firm, the Law Office of Matthew Paré. By focusing on his own legal practice, Mr. Paré will now be able to best serve his clients. The creation of his law firm followed numerous exceptional academic accompli...
Practice areas & skills: Litigation, Personal Injury
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 8.7
Licensed since 2013
Bernales Law Firm counsels individuals, companies, and not-for-profits in the areas of business, real estate and landlord-tenant law. We are committed to understanding our clients’ needs and providing comprehensive, practical, quality solutions t...
Practice areas & skills: Contracts & Agreements, Landlord & Tenant, Business, Real Estate
5.0 stars 12 reviews
Avvo Rating: 8.6
Licensed since 2014
Review: “Troy worked very hard on my case. He confronted the prosecutors with all of the lies in their statements. The prosecutors didn't even want to go in court and face Troy because she knew that she would get hammered. So ...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence, Violent Crime, Personal Injury
4.5 stars 10 reviews
Leslie L. Abrigo, APC is a boutique law firm in the heart of downtown Chula Vista, California. We are also located in La Jolla, California. We take a direct and aggressive approach to legal representation. Our attorneys practice: *FAMILY LAW i...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Family, Business, Immigration
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