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  • John Thornton
    303 Potrero #30, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 51 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 10  
    Licensed
    Exclusively in Santa Cruz since 1990
  • Nicole Lambros
    Nicole E Lambros
    835 Cedar street, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 8.9  
    Licensed
    Review: “Ms. Lambros was outstanding as my lawyer and got my charges fully resolved quickly and efficiently. She treated me with the highest respect and was professional and very knowledgeable and got me a better outcome than I e...
  • Jamyrson Pittori
    Jamyrson Law Firm, APC
    200 Washington Street, Suite 211, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 9 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1  
    Licensed
    Review: “Jamyrson Handled my case from start to finish with a positive outcome. I am grateful for her commitment to her client and I am grateful for her helping me out with a very difficult time in my life thank you Jamyrson!”
  • Sal Gallardo
    Sal Gallardo
    303 Potrero Street, Suite 30, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.1  
    Licensed
    Review: “Out of all the lawyers I have had,Sal Gallardo is by far the best! He put in so much time and effort into the case and in the end it really paid off. He is very knowledgable and always answered my calls and called me bac...
  • Lisa McCamey
    Law Offices of Lisa K. McCamey, P.C.
    331 Soquel Avenue, Suite 209, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 7 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Licensed
    Attorney Lisa McCamey has handled a wide range of cases including murder, attempted murder, three strikes cases, gang crimes, child molestation, rape/sexual assault, robbery, burglary, domestic violence, drug crimes, theft offenses, and juvenile c...
  • George Gigarjian
    108 Locust St #13, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 31 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.8  
    Licensed
    For over 29 years, George Gigarjian has been successfully representing people accused of crimes and people injured in personal injury matters.  In 1998, Mr. Gigarjian started his own law firm in Santa Cruz.  Since that time, Mr. Gigarjian has cont...
  • Mark Briscoe
    Biggam Christensen & Minsloff
    2103 N Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
    4.5 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.8  
    Licensed
    Review: “I have no hesitation in recommending Mark Briscoe as a attorney. I have had the pleasure working with Mark Briscoe several times. Briscoe is very reliable and trustworthy. He is dedicated and determined and takes his ca...
  • Mandy Tovar
    Ofc Public Defender
    420 May Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Licensed
    Review: “MandyTover was a great help in my brothers case ,if you need a good attorney with a compassionate heart and smart's she is the one i recomend. appreciated mandy very much .......thank you ..”
  • Heather Rogers
    Santa Cruz County Public Defender
    2103 N Pacific Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
    Not yet reviewed
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Licensed
  • Paul Meltzer
    Law Offices of Paul B. Meltzer A Professional Corporation
    340 Soquel Avenue Suite 212, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Licensed
    Review: “I couldn't ask for more. I was facing an inordinately nasty charge for a relatively small misunderstanding at a very young, barely adult age. With a court appointed attorney, I would've received jail time, despite...
  • Arthur Dudley
    Page & Dudley
    605 Center St, Santa Cruz, CA
    2.5 stars 3 reviews
     
    Licensed
    Review: “This attorney is brilliant,trustworthy I would never even hesitate to ask for his services should I need them again,along with his professionalism and thoroughness he was attentive and caring to the situation your the bes...
  • Jeffrey Stotter
    Law Offices of Jeffrey C Stotter
    500 Chestnut Street, Suite 200, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 1 review
    Avvo Rating: 9.2  
    Licensed
    Jeffey Craig Stotter has been defending the rights of the accused in Northern California for over 25 years, and has been certified as a Specialist in Criminal Law by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization for over 20 years.  Jeffre...
  • Ryan Murphy
    Law Offices Of Ryan P. Murphy (Mail Only)
    343 Soquel Avenue, #407, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 22 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 8.5  
    Licensed
    My practice concentrates on Criminal Defense, DUI, and Family Law cases that occur in Santa Cruz County and the Monterey Bay.  Everyone's concerns and goals are different, and we are here to try and meet your concerns and goals.  Every case is uni...
  • Michael Dudley
    Page & Dudley
    605 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.4  
    Licensed
    Review: “Great attorney. would hire Michael again. I highly recommend him He worked very long and hard on my case.”
  • Zachariah Schwarzbach
    Zach D. Schwarzbach, Attorney At Law Inc
    331 Soquel Ave Ste 201, Santa Cruz, CA
    1.0 star 1 review
    Licensed
  • John Hamlyn
    55 River St Ste 240, Santa Cruz, CA
    2.0 stars 1 review
    Licensed
  • James McMillin
    Office of The Public Defender
    420 May Ave, Santa Cruz, CA
    Not yet reviewed
    Licensed
  • Lars Shallberg
    Lars Shallberg, Attorney at Law
    605 Center Street, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 3 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 7.8  
    Licensed
    Every DUI case presents its own challenges and opportunties and in every DUI case he accepts, Lars Shallberg works diligently to protect the best interests and the very freedom of his clients. Mr. Shallberg takes on a limited number of DUI cases e...
  • Nicola Pennebaker
    Page & Dudley
    605 Center St, Santa Cruz, CA
    Not yet reviewed
    Licensed
  • Bryan Hackett
    289 Water St, Santa Cruz, CA
    5.0 stars 2 reviews
    Avvo Rating: 6.7  
    Licensed
    Mr. Hackett studied under Barry Scheck, and others, in the Criminal Defense Clinic at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law. From August 2006 to May 2007 he interned at the Legal Aid Society in New York City, representing clients on a variety of misde...

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