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|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Victim's Assistance Program Certificate of Appreciation||Community Service Programs Inc.||2009|
|Orange County bankruptcy, family law, and immmigration attorney||Law Offices of Myava R. Escamilla||2010 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Orange County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|La Raza Lawyers Association of California||N/A||N/A|
|State Bar of California||N/A||N/A|
|American Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|Almond Hullers & Shellers v. PG&E||Significant refunds and millions of dollars in future savings for farmers.|
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|San Joaquin College of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2007|
|Smith College||Government and International Affairs||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1999|
|The Truth About Home Loan Modifications||bi-weekly workshops to teach people about their legal rights when banks have threatened them with foreclosures and or lawsuits.||2010|
|Podcast for local non-profit against domestic violence||Domestic Violence & Access to Representation||2009|
Posted by anonymous
Took my money and never showed up to court. She is not legally allowed to practice law any longer. Beware!
Posted by Alan
I had the worst nightmare in my family law case before Myava helped me. I had two prior attorneys who billed and billed and didn't get results. Myava went out on a limb for me and what she did was turn my whole case around. I was being robbed for support and my ex neglected our kids. We were able to show how bad they were being treated and I ended up with full custody. She said custody should not be about the sex of a person but about how good they take care of their kids. She made the judge see me and our kids as real people. My kids are safe now. I have peace of mind. And she didn't rob me.
Posted by Mike Pow
I contracted with Myava R. Escamilla Esq. and she went above and beyond for me. I was really happy with her services and would go back to her anytime. My case was about bankruptcy and my home, which she actually got returned to me after a sale. It's a big relief and words are enough.
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