Name: Michael John Shambrook
Address: 456 North State Street, Suite A
City: Ukiah, Mendocino County
Zip code: 95482
Phone: (707) 529-5219
Fax: (267) 327-1038
Website URL: http://www.Shambrook.com
Qualifications and Credentials
State/foreign bar licenses: California
Admitted to U.S. Supreme Court? No.
Federal court admissions: .
Law school: Empire College, School of Law, 2007.
Experience in forfeiture defense and related subjects:
|Place an “x” next to the types of cases you handle:||
_x_ Forfeiture Trials __ Forfeiture Appeals
_x_ Criminal Trials __ Criminal Appeals Civil litigation__ Constitutional Rights
an “x” next to the types of forfeiture
issues you have had experience handling:
_x_ criminal forfeiture – federal _x_ criminal forfeiture – state
_x_ civil forfeiture – federal _x_ civil forfeiture – state
_x_ innocent owners _x_ innocent lienholders
_x_ innocent spouses _x_ innocent landlords
_x_ money laundering
__ cash transaction reporting violations__ IRS forfeitures proportionality constitutional defenses
have you been defending
cases? How many
forfeiture cases have you handled?
About 25 cases over a two year period.
|List any publications about forfeiture you have authored (or co-authored):||I have a PowerPoint Presentation I give to clients.|
any classes or seminars on forfeiture which
you have taught:
given PowerPoint presentations to Americans for Safe Access and to
Medical Marijuana Dispensaries including Peace in Medicine ,
Alternatives and Organicann.
|List any other volunteer or pro bono work you have done involving forfeiture:||Some
clients, for example trimmers, have property taken and I work to have
the charges dismissed and their “pocket change” returned.