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  1. Federal Crime: 60%
    16 years
  2. White Collar Crime: 20%
    16 years
  3. Tax Fraud: 10%
    16 years
  4. Investment Fraud: 10%
    16 years

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Law Offices of John C Lemon APC

1350 Columbia St Ste 600
San Diego, CA, 92101


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawers -- Criminal DefenseSan Diego Super Lawyers Magazine2012
Top AttorneysSan Diego Daily Transcript2009
"AV" Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Trial AttorneyFederal Defenders Of San Diego, Inc.2001 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Board of Trial AdvocacyBoard Certified Criminal Trial Specialist2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
United States v. Heredia, et. al. (S.D. Cal. 2009)Hung jury and plea to no-time misdemeanor
United States v. Murillo, et. al. (C.D. Cal. 2008)Client acquitted of all felony charges including murder and conspiracy to commit murder
United States v. Ojeda-Quintero, (S.D. Cal. 2007)Case dismissed after two jury trials resulting in hung juries.
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of OklahomaN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Stanford Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A