Originally from the East Coast, John and his family moved from the D.C. area in June of 2009, and he set up his practice in Sacramento. John’s legal background includes working for a nonprofit organization, to being in house in a large management consulting firm before opening his own firm in Sacramento.
John is involved in a number of local legal professional organizations including several sections of the Sacramento County Bar Association. He completed the American Association of Matrimonial Lawyers’ mentorship program in October of 2013. John is also a volunteer for the Sacramento Superior Court, having helped in the Law Day and One Day Divorce legal clinics the Family Court sponsors.
John is an avid homebrewer, who won first place at the California State Fair for his Imperial IPA, and Best of Show in a local competition for a doppelbock. He is also a committed bicyclist, averaging 50 miles per week in commuting and recreational rides.
Hourly ($200-250/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (always)
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John is smart, conscientious, and patient in explaining the intricacies of the law. I recommend him for anyone looking to hire a lawyer that will unwind their legal situation and come up with the best solution.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Attorneys in Sacramento||Sacramento Magazine||2015|
|Attorney at Law||The Law Office of John C. Orcutt, III||2009 - Present|
|Compliance Specialist||BearingPoint Inc.||2007 - 2009|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Small and Solo Practice Division||Secretary||2015 - Present|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Tax Law Section||Member||2015 - Present|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Intellectual Property Law Section||Member||2014 - Present|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Business Law Section||Board Member||2014 - Present|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Civil Litigation Section||Member||2013 - Present|
|Conference of California Bar Associations||Member||2012 - Present|
|Sacramento County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Member||2010 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Member||2008 - Present|
|Association of Corporate Counsel||Member||2008 - Present|
|Gold Country Brewers Association||Treasurer||2014 - 2014|
|Gold Country Brewer's Association||Secretary||2012 - 2014|
|Partnership dissolution||I was able to force opposing party to honor the dissolution provisions of the partnership agreement, and my client was able to settle the matter for less than a third of the claim.|
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|Oak Brook College of Law & Gov't Policy||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|SACLead Weekly Luncheon||Four Common Pitfalls for Business Owners||2016|
|SACLead||Challenges For Entreprenuers||N/A|