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  1. Appeals: 100%
    43 years, 600 cases

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5173 Waring Rd # 247
San Diego, CA, 92120-2705


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Appellate Attorney of the YearCriminal Defense Bar Association of San Diego2011
Paul Bell Award for Professional ExcellenceDefender Programs of San Diego2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Criminal Appellate AttorneyGeorge L. Schraer, Attorney at Law1986 - Present
Staff Attorney/Supervising AttorneyState Of California Public Defender1981 - 1986
Criminal Appellate AttorneyGeorge L. Schraer, Attorney at Law1973 - 1981
Association namePosition nameDuration
Criminal Defense Lawyers ClubMember2008 - Present
California Appellate Defense CounselMember and former member of the Board of Directors1993 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. HeinzelConvictions/judgment reversed
People v. Eid (2010) 187 Cal.App.4th 859Judgment reversed.
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Publication nameTitleDate
California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)Criminal Appeals and Writs, co-author2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Los Angeles School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
University of California - BerkeleyHistoryOther - Bachelors1968
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Annual Appellate SeminarPresenting oral argument2013
Annual Appellate SeminarCalifornia Law of Homicide2012
Annual Appellate SeminarArguing instructional issues on appeal2012
Annual Appellate SeminarHarmless error in criminal appeals2011
Annual Appellate SeminarOvercoming forfeiture/waiver of issues on appeal2010