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5.0 stars 194 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1978
I have been practicing law since 1978. I represent individuals and businesses throughout the world with their personal needs and problems from personal injury matters to criminal actions felonies and misdemeanors- including traffic/speeding ticke...
Practice areas & skills: Speeding & Traffic Ticket, DUI & DWI, Criminal Defense, Business
5.0 stars 14 reviews
Licensed since 1997
Mr. Flaig has concentrated his practice in assisting his clients in developing an estate plan to protect their assets so that they can pass along their hard earned money to their children, grandchildren, etc. He is also active in protecting the ri...
Practice areas & skills: Trusts, Real Estate
5.0 stars 22 reviews
Licensed since 2005
Picking your advocate is the most important decisions you can make in moving your case forward. You need an advocate who can understand the issues most important to you and who can fight to help you meet your end goal. You need someone who know...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Divorce & Separation
Fixed-fee services: Divorce & Separation advice session - $39, 15-minute advice session - $39, and more
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Licensed since 1994
Christopher C. Melcher is Chair of The State Bar of California Family Law Section for the 2011-2012 term, which has over 3,800 members, making it the largest family law organization in California. His practice focuses on complex divorce litigatio...
Practice areas & skills: Child Custody, Child Support, Divorce & Separation, Marriage & Prenuptials, Family
5.0 stars 17 reviews
Licensed since 1982
Mr. Abel is rated AV Preeminent (TM), the highest and most prestigious rating awarded by Martindale-Hubbell (R). He is a skilled and successful litigator with 32 years of experience handling substantial civil rights and employment cases, ser...
Practice areas & skills: Litigation, Discrimination, Business
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0 Misconduct
Licensed since 1970
I learned a new word the other day, and it reminded me of some attorneys I have had to deal with over the past several decades:
eristic, (from Greek eristikos, “fond of wrangling”), argumentation that makes successful disputation an end in its...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Uncontested Divorce, Mediation, Child Custody, Alimony
Licensed since 1992
Board Certified Specialist Attorney in Estate Planning, Probate and Trust Law by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization.
Practice areas & skills: Trusts, Probate, Guardianship, Elder Law
Licensed since 1996
Partner David G. Jones has substantial experience in providing advice on labor and employment issues to both employers and employees. Mr. Jones is also well versed in employment litigation, having handled cases, among many others, concerning discr...
Practice areas & skills: Employment & Labor, Litigation, Personal Injury, Administrative Law, Wrongful Termination
5.0 stars 39 reviews
By developing a comprehensive case strategy tailored to client goals, we attempt to negotiate settlement from a position of leverage. The strength of our approach lies in educating our clients about their legal rights, and empowering them to make ...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence
5.0 stars 9 reviews
Licensed since 1988
Review: “Atty Stella Havkin is a very intelligent professional lawyer. Unfortunatly in my case she is the one who corrected the mistakes and losses what my former lawyer did to us. The reasons why she does her work well to us is b...
Practice areas & skills: Chapter 7 Bankruptcy, Chapter 13 Bankruptcy, Bankruptcy & Debt, Chapter 11 Bankruptcy