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Santa Cruz Has 644 Attorneys With 610 Reviews

John William Thornton

303 Potrero #30, Santa Cruz, CA
55 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 33 years
Need advice on how to proceed in a situation where you are suspected of committing a crime?
Practice area 50% Criminal Defense, 50% DUI & DWI
Cost Retainer,  Always
License CA, Active since 1990

Phillip James Crawford

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The Crawford Law Firm, Inc.
1414 Soquel Ave., Suite 224, Santa Cruz, CA
17 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 12 years
2018 Recipient - President's Award - California DUI Lawyers Association
Practice area 90% DUI & DWI, 10% Criminal Defense
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $300-500 per hour
License CA, Active since 2011

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Elizabeth M. Peck

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PECK-LAW, Employment & Civil Rights
1010 Fair Ave., Ste. H, Santa Cruz, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 31 years
Employment & Civil Rights Attorney helping people protect their rights from the Bay to Central Coast
Practice area 80% Employment & Labor, 20% Civil Rights
Cost Contingency,  30%-50%
License CA, Active since 2011

Neil Pi Berman

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Rucka, O'Boyle, Lombardo & McKenna
621-A Water Street, Santa Cruz, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 17 years
I represent individuals in personal injury, workers' compensation & Social Security Disability cases
Practice area 20% Wrongful Death, 20% Personal Injury, 20% Defective and Dangerous Products and more
License CA, Active since 2006

Sean Richard Olender

Olender
200 Washington Street, Suite 208, Santa Cruz, CA
65 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Licensed for 25 years
Sean Olender is a State Bar certified specialist in immigration and nationality law. As of late 2022, there are only four other certified specialists in immigration and nationality law in Santa Clara County and one other in Santa Cruz and Monterey...

William Robert Seligmann

Law Offices of William R. Seligmann
333 Church Street Suite A, Santa Cruz, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.7
Licensed for 40 years
Review: Words cannot express how much I appreciate Bill’s diligent analysis, hard work, and unbiased approach toward the challenge at-hand. It is ultimately my dream to become a small time and respected local developer, and it was clear from the first mee...
Practice area 40% Government, 20% Personal Injury, 10% Real Estate and more
License CA, Active since 1983

Robert Terence LaPorte

LaPorte Law Firm
911 Center Street, Suite A, Santa Cruz, CA
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 44 years
Terry LaPorte has dedicated his legal career to representing individuals in Social Security Disability claims and appeals. After receiving his J.D in 1979 from Santa Clara University School of Law, he developed an expertise in Social Security Disa...

Dana Kelly Krueger

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Krueger Family Law
1101 N. Pacific Ave., Suite 309, Santa Cruz, CA
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Licensed for 10 years
Focusing on Family Law So You Can Focus On Your Family
Practice area 20% Family, 20% Divorce & Separation, 20% Child Custody and more
License CA, Active since 2013

James Carl Eschen

55 River Street, Suite 100, Santa Cruz, CA
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 39 years
Review: James' response to a prior email was the closest answer I've seen in researching case law for 25 hours. He was kind to offer an email responding to more details when I wrote to him.

George Jacob Gigarjian

108 Locust St #13, Santa Cruz, CA
33 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.8
Licensed for 37 years
For over 29 years, George Gigarjian has been successfully representing people accused of crimes and people injured in personal injury matters. In 1998, Mr. Gigarjian started his own law firm in Santa Cruz. Since that time, Mr. Gigarjian has contin...

Scott Jeffrey Allen

Allen Law Firm | Personal Injury Lawyers
55 River Street Suite 100, Santa Cruz, CA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Licensed for 28 years
I handle personal injury and wrongful death cases. Although I love my job, I wish I didn't have to do it. I work with my clients during some of the most difficult times of their lives, be it struggling to cope with the wrongful death of a loved on...

Matthew Edward Williamson

Law Offices of Matthew E. Williamson
343 Soquel Ave, Suite 407, Santa Cruz, CA
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.0
Licensed for 27 years
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...

Andrew Christopher Janecki

Law Office of Andrew C. Janecki
1517 Mission Street., Santa Cruz, CA
8 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.8
Licensed for 33 years
At the Law Office of Andrew C. Janecki in Santa Cruz, I offer my clients my personal guarantee: When hire my firm, you'll be working with me. I will never hand your case off to a paralegal or another lawyer. You get my legal representation backed ...

Steven D. Penrose

Penrose Chun & Gorman LLP
1200 Pacific Avenue, Suite 260, Santa Cruz, CA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.9
Licensed for 44 years
Steven D. Penrose is a Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, focusing his practice primarily in estate planning, probate and trust administration, business succession planning, and estate and trust litigation. Mr. Penrose h...

Balam Osberto Letona

Law Office of Balam O. Letona, Inc.
1509 Seabright Avenue, Ste. C1, Santa Cruz, CA
14 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.6
Licensed for 20 years
My parents are hardworking Guatemalan immigrants. They raised me and my four siblings in Union City, CA and for a time in Gilroy, CA. My parents taught me the value of hard work, respect for others and to love family. I grew up with a lot of cousi...

Thomas Steven Stinson

Thomas S. Stinson - Family Law Attorney
101 Cooper Street, Santa Cruz, CA
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.2
Licensed for 11 years
Solving complex Family Law issues when it matters most. Call now to see what solutions are available in your case:.

Douglas Charles Kane

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Law Office of Douglas Kane
304 Potrero Street, Santa Cruz, CA
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 7.0
Licensed for 25 years
Douglas Kane is an attorney in Santa Cruz, California specializing in representing plaintiffs in employment discrimination, harassment, and wrongful termination cases. His understanding of the complex rules of employment litigation, strong analyti...
Practice area 40% Employment & Labor, 20% Wrongful Termination, 20% Sexual Harassment and more
Cost Contingency,  33%-40%
License CA, Active since 1998

Jeffrey Craig Stotter

Law Offices of Jeffrey C Stotter
500 Chestnut Street, Suite 200, Santa Cruz, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 8.9
Licensed for 33 years
Jeffey Craig Stotter has been defending the rights of the accused in Northern California for over 25 years, and has been certified as a Specialist in Criminal Law by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization for over 20 years. Jeffrey...

Nicole Lambros

Nicole E Lambros
835 Cedar street, Santa Cruz, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 8.9
Licensed for 22 years
Review: Ms. Lambros was outstanding as my lawyer and got my charges fully resolved quickly and efficiently. She treated me with the highest respect and was professional and very knowledgeable and got me a better outcome than I expected. I will always use ...

Ashley Beatrice Rahn Wheelock

ATCHISON, BARISONE & CONDOTTI, APC
333 Church Street, Santa Cruz, CA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 8.4
Licensed for 18 years
Review: I highly recommend Ashley Wheelock. She is thorough and objective, which are great traits in an attorney. She is also very personable, and I felt supported throughout the dispute she settled for me. I am a small business owner, and I worked with A...

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