Let a former California Superior Court Judge with more than 30 years of legal experience help you with your legal problem. José Angel Velásquez, Sr. has a unique legal experience. He is the only former Superior Court Judge that has been involved in cases before the Supreme Court of the United States, the California Supreme Court, the California State Bar, and the California Commission on Judicial Performance with a high degree of success.
José comes from the poor side of town and has fought against the mainstream and "good old boys" for decades. He has been called, "The People's Lawyer" and he stands against all odds and will not back off.
As Superior Court Judge, José presided over more than 70,000 cases in the Criminal Division, Family Court, Drug Court, Civil Department, Traffic Court, Small Claims Court, Juvenile Court and Truancy Court. His 34 years of legal experience is vast and well rounded.
As a private attorney, he has handled hundreds of criminal matters and personal injury matters in the Tri-County and surrounding areas of Monterey, Santa Cruz, Santa Clara and San Benito, Tulare, San Joaquin, and other California Counties and in the State of Arizona.