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Real estate Attorney | Dec 22
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I sincerely endorse Mr. Pearson. After working with him on a real estate finance matter, I found him to be very thoughtful, professional, and helpful. Mr. Pearson went above and beyond to be of assistance to my client and I. We will not hesitate to recommend him to other clients in the future."
Business Attorney | Sep 23
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer. I served with Mike on the Sacramento County Bar (Tax Section) and he was a dedicated member and leader. He readily provides answers to business formation and dissolution questions."