I will provide you with carefully crafted, unwavering representation.
NEIL HALLINAN, a third-generation trial attorney in the San Francisco Bay Area, is the founder and lead attorney at the Hallinan Law Firm, with offices in San Francisco and Oakland. Prior to founding the firm, Mr. Hallinan spent a decade as a public defender, most notably in Oakland, CA where he secured complete victories on a range of cases from murder and 3-strikes prosecutions to low level misdemeanors, including hundreds of DUI cases, more than fifteen of which he tried to verdict.
In his career, Mr. Hallinan has tried more than forty-five trials to verdict and conducted the defense in hundreds of preliminary hearings, in several different counties in Northern California. Since the establishment of the Hallinan Law Firm, Mr. Hallinan has taken on cases in San Francisco, Alameda, Marin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Contra Costa, Solano, Sacramento, and Santa Cruz Counties, and has represented witnesses in federal and state court prosecutions.
|Attorney at Law||The Hallinan Law Firm||2018 - Present|
|Attorney at Law||The Alameda County Public Defender's Office||2011 - 2018|
|Trial Attorney||The Sacramento County Public Defender’s Office||2008 - 2011|
|Attorney at Law||Law Office of Neil Hallinan||2007 - 2008|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Criminal Trial Lawyers Association of Northern California||Member||2011 - Present|
|California Attorneys for Criminal Justice||Board Member||2013 - 2014|
|Golden Gate University, School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2006|
|University of Oregon||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2000|
|Presentation Criminal Protection Orders||Criminal Protective Orders||2014|
|People v. Cori W., San Francisco 17013584||Assault Discharged at Preliminary Hearing; Vandalism Charge Dismissed at Trial.|
|People v. Lamonte E., San Mateo NM440326A and Alameda 19-CR-003113||Both Cases Dismissed|
|People v. Jose H., San Mateo 18-NF-013356B||Potential Life Sentence Avoided with a Misdemeanor Plea with no Jail Time|
|People v. Jesse D., San Francisco 18004149||19-Year Sentence Avoided at Trial with Misdemeanor Plea, Release From Custody|
|People v. Terry G., Alameda 618595||Murder Charge Discharged, Client Freed.|
|People v. Hugh A., Alameda, 178135||Hung Jury, Mistrial Declared, Case later Dismissed|
|People v. David M., Alameda 178135||Acquitted of All Charges, Client Freed|
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