Doug is a Certified Criminal Law Specialist, certified by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization and was recently selected to become a member of the National Trial Lawyers Top 100.
He first achieved this distinction in 2004. He has been a lawyer for thirty years, and has been a Senior Deputy District Attorney for the last 22 years. He has taken over one hundred jury trials to verdict, most of which were serious felonies, such as Homicide, Gang and Sex Crimes.
Doug is also an expert in life prisoner parole hearings, and has conducted well over 100 "lifer hearings". (See Doug's Practice Areas below)
In October, 2013, he opened his own practice, The Law Orrid3 of Douglase D. Maner, in Modesto, California. He represents men, women, and juveniles accused of crimes throughout the Modesto area, the Central Valley and Sonora, Stanislaus, Merced and San Joaquin Counties.
Doug's Practice areas are:
GANG RELATED CRIMES
HOMICIDE CHARGES: MURDER, ATTEMPTED MURDER, AND MANSLAUGHTER
DEATH PENALTY CASES
THREE STRIKE CASES
LIFE PRISONER PAROLE HEARINGS
SEX CRIME CASES
WHITE COLLAR CRIMES
He offers an initial Free Consultation.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top 100 Trial Lawyers||The National Trial Lawyers||2014|
|Certificate of Specialization, Criminal Law||California State Bar||2004|
|Attorney||The Law Office of Douglas D. Maner||2013 - Present|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|The National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers||Member||2015 - Present|
|California Public Defenders Association||N/A||N/A|
|California Attorneys for Criminal Justice||N/A||N/A|
|State Bar of California||N/A||N/A|
|Stanislaus County Bar Association||N/A||N/A|
|Santa Clara University School of Law||ongoing professional education||2015|
|Pepperdine University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1982|
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