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Languages spoken: Arabic, Spanish

Practice areas


  1. Employment: 60%
    10 years
  2. Corporate: 30%
    10 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    10 years



Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael Alan Morguess

    John is a skilled lawyer and negotiator. He is genuine, and that is an underrated quality that is beneficial to clients and their cases.


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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse John. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


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Contact info

Mastagni Holstedt, APC

3400 Inland Empire Blvd.
Suite 101
Ontario, CA, 91764


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Excellence in Oral AdvocacySanta Clara University School of Law2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AssociateMastagni Holstedt, APC2013 - Present
Founding PartnerLaw Offices of John H. Bakhit, APC2008 - 2013
AttorneyLackie & Dammeier, APC2006 - 2008
Police OfficerOakland Police Department1997 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rancho Cucamonga Chamber of CommerceMember2009 - Present
San Bernardino County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
PORAC Law Enforcement NewsSkelly Meeting: A Pre-Disciplinary Meeting You Can't Afford to Miss (p. 31)2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
Columbia College (Chicago, IL)N/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2013 LDME Association Leadership Training SeminarPreparing a Client for an Internal Affairs Interrogation2013
2013 LDME Association Leadership Training SeminarHandling High Profile Cases (UC Davis Pepper Spray Incident)2013
2012 LDM Association Leadership Training SeminarThe Attorney's Role in Handling Critical Incidents2012
Membership TrainingPreparing a Client for an Internal Affairs Interrogation2011