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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Steps in eviction process

    UNLAWFUL DETAINER PROCEDURES & TIME DIAGRAM Note: There are two steps to an eviction in California, and always in this order: Proper, legal, writtennotice; and … 1 Unlawful Detainer (“Eviction”) Lawsuit 2 3-Day Notice to Cure or Quit Tenant Pays Rent or Cures Violation of Rental Agreement Tenant Does Not Pay Rent or Cure Violation of Rental Agreement 3 Days Matter... Read More

Signs it is time to engage a parenting coordinator

Diane L. Danois, J.D. Divorce Coach and Mediator Signs It’s Time to Engage a Parenting Coordinator   The signs indicating that it’s time to hire an attorney are typically readily apparent: You just learned that your spouse is cheating… again. Your former spouse is withholding child support payments… again. You want a divorce, but your spouse refuses to participate amicably.... Read More

32 Tips for your Child Custody Case in California

FROM: Bremer Whyte Divorce Attorneys Follow the court order completely, regardless of any violations of the order the other parent may be committing.   One of the key issues in a custody determination is which parent is better able to share the children with the other parent. Make sure that you have done everything in your power to ensure your children go on each of the other parent’s... Read More

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