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Criminal Record Sealing Expungement for CA State Employees

We understand that you may make a bad decision at one point in your life. However, we believe that it should not continue to haunt you and follow you through your career, especially after you have paid your debt to society and secured employment. Our experienced expungement and criminal record sealing attorneys at the Abrate & Olsen Law Group are here to help guide you through the legal process to petition the courts and begin a fresh start.

The Challenges of Estate Planning

The Challenges of Estate Planning

The Challenges of Estate Planning Lawyers, accountants and insurance professionals seem to have one particular common aspect in relation to estate planning, which is that it can be a significantly challenging exercise! This especially applies to those parties with...

What is Criminal Law?

Criminal law is the part of law dealing with those people who commit some sort of crime. Those types of cases will require criminal law attorneys to represent them. Our Sacramento criminal defense attorneys at The Abrate & Olsen Law Group have been able to...

The Subpoena Process Explained for You

Have you been served with a subpoena and now you are not sure whether or not you should or have to go? Some may tell you that you have to go or you will go to jail. There is so much to know when you hear those words; ‘You Have Been Served’. A subpoena is a legal order...

The Difference Between Civil Cases and Criminal Cases

At times, you may need a lawyer but not fully understand what type of case you have, civil or criminal. Civil cases are the types of cases in which citizens or companies sue each other in a court of law. These are the types of cases that are not involved with breaking...

The Difference Between a DUI and DWI

Really, what is the difference between a DUI and a DWI?  There are some states that use the acronym DUI meaning “driving under the influence” while other states use the acronym DWI meaning “driving while intoxicated.”  Often there is confusion when DWI is used in a...

How Does a Plea Bargain Work?

If you have been charged with a criminal offense, you will almost certainly gain from consulting with Sacramento’s leading criminal defense attorneys at the Abrate & Olsen Law Group.  During a criminal case, you will often hear the term “plea bargain” being said.  You...

Tips for Start-Up Success in Business

Tips for Start-Up Success in Business

4 Tips For Start-Up Businesses That Will Ensure Your Venture Is Off To The Right Start You would be surprised at the amount of people I have refer to the name Kevin O’Leary in my office when they refer to their own Business Start-Up / Formation plan. This is the...