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How To Avoid Getting Shot By The Police

How to Avoid Getting Shot By The Police As a Sacramento criminal defense attorney, I take criminal investigations very seriously. It is concerning when someone is shot by the police in Sacramento. If you have watched the videos of the Stephon Clark shooting, it is definitely hard to see exactly what happened. There is one...
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Arrested During Spring Break?

Spring break signals the start of good weather and great fun. It is also a time of year to travel, catch up on sleep, and most importantly, PARTY! For some, spring break partying leads to a little time in handcuffs. This unfortunate occurrence happens to way too many young spring breakers. Most of the time,...
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Child Custody Mediation in Sacramento

Child custody mediation in Sacramento is conducted by the Sacramento Family Court Services. When there is a change in circumstances that warrants a change in the timeshare of the involved children or a new custody case has been filed, child custody mediation will be a requirement before a hearing on the matter except where emergency...
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Stay Out of Prison in California

Have you ever spent time in prison in California? Regardless if you have or not, you definitely don’t want to go or go back. You may think you are a law abiding citizen that would never end up in a California correctional facility. Most people don’t think they have any chance of going to jail or...
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Estate Planning in Califorina

Estate planning in California is a complex process that requires the consideration and review of finances, insurance, taxes, as well as plans for charitable donations, and/or transfer of wealth to heirs using a will or a living trust. It is important to consult with a California estate planning attorney if there have been any significant...
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Child Custody and Support in California

Generally, a breakup of a marriage is more traumatic for the children of the separating parents. Therefore, parents should be very mindful of their children when a separation occurs. When a child’s parents divorce or separate in California, decisions must be made about the child’s custody and support. If the parents are not able to...
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Criminal Defense in Sacramento

There are outstanding lawyers that practice criminal defense in Sacramento. Persons charged with a crime should always be represented by a competent criminal defense attorney who has a background in the criminal justice system and criminal defense law. Criminal defense laws are quite different than other legal areas. The dangers of being unrepresented for a crime...
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Special Education and IEPs in California

An IEP or Individualized Education Plan is both an ongoing process and a legal document. In order for a student to receive special education services and be classified with a disability, the student must have a current and updated Individualized Education Plan. An IEP must be truly unique and tailored for the child it is...
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Filing for Divorce in California

The legal steps for filing for divorce in California can be very devastating for the husband, wife, and especially the children involved in the divorce. The emotional stress caused by a divorce can lead to many different unexpected outcomes. Situations often present themselves that can make the process of a divorce very emotional and difficult...
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