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5.0 stars 2 reviews
Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed since 1995
I have been a lawyer for over 20 years. My law firm handles personal injury, wrongful death, and Social Security disability cases in Monterey, Santa Cruz and San Benito Counties. I pride myself on providing experienced, caring and aggressive re...
Practice areas & skills: Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Wrongful Death, Social Security
5.0 stars 3 reviews
Licensed since 1978
Our Business is Your Trust. Our estate planning and elder law firm helps families successfully plan and execute their wills, living trusts, elder law needs, Medi-Cal planning, VA Aid and Attendance benefits, probate, trust administration, powers ...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Elder Law, Probate, Wills & Living Wills, Trusts
5.0 stars 14 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed since 1980
I call myself a Transformational Lawyer, which means that I help my clients to transform their legal problems into opportunities for personal growth and positive change. I call what I do a Coach Approach to the Practice of Law. My practice focus...
Practice areas & skills: Real Estate, Business, Mediation
Fixed-fee services: 15-minute advice session - $39, Business advice session - $39, and more
4.5 stars 7 reviews
Review: “Ron did an excellent job mediating, drafting and filing our divorce agreement. It was complex and Ron did a very nice job explaining the law and helping each of us get comfortable with the many decisions that needed to be...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Divorce & Separation, Alimony, Child Custody, Child Support
4.5 stars 28 reviews
Licensed since 1984
We believe in helping people help themselves. Having a legal case is very difficult and we help you make informed decisions about your case by helping you to understand the law and the legal process. We explain your options so that you can decide...
Practice areas & skills: Family, Mediation
4.5 stars 12 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.8
Licensed since 1994
Juliet Peck graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law in 1994. She is a fixture in the criminal courts of Monterey County. Juliet is known by her colleagues as a tenacious, assertive and creative criminal defense attorney. From 1995 to 2...
Practice areas & skills: Criminal Defense, Litigation, DUI & DWI, Domestic Violence, Sex Crime
5.0 stars 10 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.6
Licensed since 2004
My family has been a part of the Monterey Peninsula community for over 60 years. My grandfather, Karel A. Krasa, taught Czech at the Defense Language Institute while my grandmother, Zdena L. Krasa, worked in a cannery on Cannery Row. My mother...
Practice areas & skills: Estate Planning, Wills & Living Wills, Trusts, Probate, Business
5.0 stars 1 review
Avvo Rating: 9.5
Licensed since 2006
Review: “Excellent attorney I would very highly recommend this attorney. This attorney will work hard for you and will get you the results on your case. I never met a understanding attorney until I hired me berman and his staff. ...
Practice areas & skills: Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Defective and Dangerous Products, Mediation, Car Accidents
5.0 stars 19 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.4
Licensed since 2000
John Coniglio grew up in Monterey and is the only true local DUI defense lawyer in Monterey and on the central coast. John married a girl from Aptos and is raising his family here on the central coast. John Coniglio has been referred to as th...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Agriculture, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury
5.0 stars 7 reviews
Avvo Rating: 9.3
Licensed since 1996
Besides being a legal nerd (I've been full time in the law since 1989, when I decided it is what I loved) and read just about everything out there, I've also recently become a father...to a great puppy (you'll see him in my office under my desk if...
Practice areas & skills: DUI & DWI, Bankruptcy & Debt, Personal Injury