Hometown: Minneapolis, Minnesota
College: University of Wisconsin
Law School: University of Minnesota
License: California, 1990
Languages: English and Spanish
Experience: Private criminal law practice for over twenty years. Dozens of trials, thousands of motions, hearings, negotiations.
Those are the basics. More important, I’ve learned what people really need when they are in trouble. It’s a lot more than reciting the charges and the consequences. It’s about listening, preparing, and fighting. Maybe because I was a lineman in football, I just hang in there until we get what we need from a case.
There are no tricks. Simple dedication, faith in your client, and perseverance are what works. Plus knowing the law and how to communicate are essential.