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5.0 stars 5 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1980
Personal Injury attorney with Million Dollar jury verdicts and settlements. See: www.LafayetteCalifornia.lawyer. High Profile cases include the representation of author Terry McMillan ("How Stella Got Her Groove Back"), Talk Show Host Michael ...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, White Collar Crime
5.0 stars 12 reviews
Licensed since 2008
Review: “Vanessa was my opposing counsel in a very high conflict custody case when I was an associate at a larger firm. I was very impressed by Vanessa's advocacy skills as well as by her experience and knowledge of the law, ...
Practice areas & skills: Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Custody, Uncontested Divorce, Marriage & Prenuptials
5.0 stars 1 review
Licensed since 1979
Candice Stoddard has been an attorney in private practice for the past 30 years. Her practice is focused on plaintiff personal injury, probate, real estate litigation and transactional, handling purchase and sale contract disputes, partition, quie...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Real Estate, Probate, Litigation, Mediation
5.0 stars 3 reviews
Licensed since 2000
I am an injury lawyer. I represent people who have been seriously injured in car crashes, falls, dog attacks, construction accidents, and by defective products. We also represent those who have been injured or financially hurt due to the malpracti...
Practice areas & skills: Car Accidents, Personal Injury, Slip and Fall Accident, Motorcycle Accident
5.0 stars 2 reviews
Licensed since 1978
Review: “My family worked with Michael on a multi-year case that was extremely complicated and included dealing with courts in several other nations. It was an emotionally heart-wrenching case that involved the death of a family ...
Practice areas & skills: Wrongful Death, Aviation, Personal Injury, Litigation
Licensed since 1975
I have practiced real estate and business law in Walnut Creek for 36 years after practicing in San Francisco and Oakland for two years. I grew up in Berkeley and I have lived in Orinda, California for 31 years.I have been active as a court and pri...
Practice areas & skills: Real Estate, Business, Mediation
Licensed since 1993
Kevin Urbatsch is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust, and Probate law by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. His entire practice is devoted to estate planning, trust administration, probate, conservatorship, and g...
Practice areas & skills: Elder Law, Guardianship, Trusts, Probate, Wills & Living Wills
5.0 stars 4 reviews
Licensed since 1987
Jim Larsen received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of California at Berkeley in 1982, and his law degree from the University of Oregon in 1986. He has tried numerous jury and court cases and has argued at the appellate level in Californ...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury
5.0 stars 7 reviews
Licensed since 1974
Harvey Sohnen graduated from Columbia University, and then earned a Master’s Degree at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. After his initial training in math and science, Harvey decided to apply his skills as an advocate and attended law sc...
Practice areas & skills: Employment & Labor, Business
Licensed since 1991
In addition to my law practice, I am a husband and family man, an avid cyclist (both mountain-biking and road cycling), a runner and a musician.
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Wrongful Death