Santa Rosa Lawyer-Wallace Francis, Attorney At Law-Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense
  • Civil Litigation

    Whether it is a simple breach of contract, a more complex business dispute, a property rights issue or something more personal like defamation, you need proper counsel to be able to protect your rights. The courts are simply not set up for lay people to handle such matters themselves, any more than a hospital is set up to allow you to do surgery on yourself. Read More About Civil Litigation
  • Family Law

    I understand the emotional and financial issues that surface during a child custody matter or divorce. Many times an angry spouse will use the legal system to bully the other spouse. In situations like this, it is morally wrong not to defend yourself.
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  • Criminal Law

    If you are arrested and charged with a crime in California you will need an attorney to help navigate the criminal court process. I am here to help with your misdemeanor case.
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25 ways to create a conflict by Casey Wilson

25 Ways to Intentionally Create Conflict in A Coparenting Relationship 2 Replies By Casey Wilson There is a presumption by many family law professionals that if there is moderate to high conflict it is impossible parents share parental duties including time sharing as well as decision making. This seems reasonable, but these professionals really need to look more closely at WHY these parents are... Read More

What happens to my license in California if I get a DUI?

When you are arrested for DUI in California you have ten days to request a hearing with the DMV.  If you do not, your license is automatically suspended.  If you do, you can ask it to be delayed usually until after the criminal charges are resolved.  If you are convicted of DUI the court notifies the DMV, who suspends your license.  If you lose the DMV hearing, the DMV suspends your license.  However,... Read More

Parental Alienation, children’s choice and court delays

When a parent perpetrates a sustained attack upon the relationship between a child and another parent, it is not unusual that the children eventually go along with it in order to avoid becoming a target themselves.  It is no secret that children are impressionable, and no secret either that parents loom large in the life of a child.  Who has more pull than a parent of a young child, who has time... Read More

Santa Rosa Lawyer-Wallace Francis, Attorney At Law-Civil Litigation, Criminal Defense