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Practice areas


  1. Family: 50%
    20 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 25%
  3. Bankruptcy: 25%
    20 years



Hourly ($350/hour), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Gary Lee Stanley Jr

    I am very impressed with John Hughes and his credentials. I endorse this attorney.


    Gary Stanley
    Relationship: Other

  • Adam Charles Clark

    I have had the pleasure of being of counsel to Mr. Hughes' since 2011. Mr. Hughes is an exceptional attorney and has provided me invaluable insight and experience in working on family law cases.


    Adam Clark Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

Contact info

El Dorado Law, A Professional Law Corporation

520 Main Street
Placerville, CA, 95667-5610


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Certified Specialist - Family LawState Bar of California2014
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Of CounselEl Dorado Law, a Professional Law Corporation2015 - Present
OwnerJohn R. Hughes, A Professional Law Corporation2009 - 2015
Sr. AttorneyHughes & Englund, P.C.2008 - 2008
OwnerLaw Office of John R. Hughes1996 - 2007
Judicial ExternEl Dorado County Superior Court1994 - 1994
ClerkLaw Office of G. Christopher Shampo1993 - 1993
OwnerHughes Computer Solutions, Inc.1987 - 1992
ControllerBalanced Solutions, Inc.1986 - 1987
Staff AccountantPrice Waterhouse1984 - 1986
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
El Dorado County Bar AssociationMember1996 - Present
El Dorado County Bar Association - Family Law SectionMember1996 - Present
El Dorado County Bar AssociationTreasurer1997 - 1998
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Davis School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1995
Pacific Union CollegeBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1983