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A full service family law firm, Quinn & Dworakowski is the "go to" firm for clients facing contentious issues related to spousal and child support, child custody and visitation, as well as protecting clients' high-net-worth estates. Quinn & Dworakowski also represents clients on appeal and on extraordinary writs filed in state and federal courts.

5-4-18 - David Dworakowski Prevails in Case Tried in Central District Court. Verdict: Federal Judge Throws Out 20 million Dollar Lawsuit!

David Dworakowski Prevails in Case Tried in Central District Court. Verdict: Federal Judge Throws Out 20 million Dollar Lawsuit!

5-3-18 - Riverside Superior Court grants writ of Habeas Corpus in Case SWF021246.

The Riverside superior court overturned the conviction in a drug sales case, based upon the ineffective assistance of trial counsel. Attorney David Dworakowski thanks court; client is overjoyed, says Dworakowski.

4-13-18 - Western State Law School selects Quinn & Dworakowski for Extenship Program for Law Students.

The law firm of Quinn & Dworakowski has been selected by Western State Law School to host law students in its externship program beginning Fall, 2018.

4-2-18 - Los Angeles Superior Court grants writ based upon Jury Misconduct; Conviction against prominent medical doctor thrown out.

The conviction and prison sentence against a highly respected medical doctor has been overturned thanks to a writ of habeas corpus filed by David Dworakowski and Stephane Quinn. "The conviction was a travesty of justice," said Dworakowski. "Our client has been exonerated, and I couldn't be happier for him and his family; righteousness prevailed in the end."

3-9-18 - Quinn & Dworakowski holds successful open house.

3-9-18 - Quinn & Dworakowski holds successful open house.

Law Firm of Quinn & Dworakowski hosted a successful open house at their brand new office in Irvine, Orange County, California. Over 200 members from the legal community attended this event.

3-4-18 - Quinn & Dworakowski partners with Mardan School, Irvine to help special needs kids.

The law firm of Quinn and Dworakowski is pleased to continue to offer support for the local community. The firm is working with Mardan School in Irvine to offer its students an opportunity to experience working in a law firm environment. "It's part of firm's commitment to give back to the community," says founding partner David Dworakowski. "Each person working at Quinn & Dworakowski is committed to reaching out and making a difference in our local community; what better place to start than a school for special needs kids, says Dworakowski.

2-16-18 - David Dworakowski to be a Guest Speaker at Chapman Law School.

Attorney David Dworakowski has been asked to be an honorary guest speaker at Chapman University School of Law. He will be discussing with law students multiple aspect of effective lawyering, including effective courtroom skills, and how to personalize the client to a jury. Mr. Dworakowski has more than 30 years of trial experience. He has successfully tried over 100 trials, and he has also litigated thousands of contested hearings.

2-5-18 - David Dworakowski is recipient of "Lawyers of Distinction" Award.

David Dworakowski has been honored by the legal community as a "Lawyer of Distinction." Lawyers of Distinction members are selected based upon a review and vetting process from a Selection Committee. Lawyers do not pay for this nomination. Selected attorneys "have demonstrated a high degree of peer recognition and professional competence." Lawyers of Distinction uses its own independent criteria, including both objective and subjective factors in determining if an attorney can be recognized as a Lawyer of Distinction in the United States in their respective field.

1-5-18 - Family Law Specialist, Jack Kayajanian joins Quinn & Dworakowski as Of Counsel.

Quinn & Dworakowski is pleased to announce that attorney and Family Law Specialist, Jack Kayajanian, has joined the law firm in an "of counsel" capacity. Jack has been practicing family law in Orange County for more than 40 years. He is a distinguished law professor and former judge pro tempore of the Orange County Superior Court.

1-12-18 - Quinn & Dworakowski happily announce the relocation of their law to much larger office spaces!

Effective February 1, 2018, the law firm will relocate to 10 Corporate Park, Suite 200, Irvine, California 92606.Quinn & Dworakowski to hold Open House/ Mixer at their new offices on March 8, 2018 from 5-8 pm.

Wow. We are adding staff, and we have outgrown our old office space already! Quinn & Dworakowski announces relocation to their significantly larger, and state of the art, offices at 10 Corporate Park, Suite 200, Irvine, California 92606. Our law firm also welcomes attorney and Family Law Specialist, Jack Kayajanian to the firm. Mr. Kayajanian has accepted an "of counsel" position. Mr. Kayajanian has been an attorney for over four decades, having represented celebrities, CEO's, and other high net worth individuals in their divorce proceedings. He is also a distinguished law professor and former judge pro tempore of the Orange County Superior Court. The law firm of Quinn & Dworakowski is pleased to have Mr. Kayajanian's experience, knowledge, and contacts, supporting our family law clients.

1-10-18 - Los Angeles Superior Court Issues Order To Show Cause Why Relief Should Not Be Granted; Client, a prominent medical doctor, is released from prison custody based upon the Writ of Habeas Corpus filed By Quinn & Dworakowski.

Stephane Quinn and David Dworakowski successfully filed a writ of habeas corpus in Los Angeles Superior Court arguing that their client, a prominent medical doctor, was wrongly convicted and sentenced to seven years in prison. Specifically, the writ asserted that the doctor was wrongly convicted base upon juror misconduct. The superior court issues an order to show cause, requiring the Attorney General to show cause why the writ should not be granted. The medical doctor is released from prison custody pending an evidentiary hearing.

1-12-18 - David Dworakowski again receives top "Superb" rating from AVVO attorney rating service

For the third year in a row, David Dworakowski received the highest "Superb" rating from AVVO's attorney rating service, which rates attorneys based upon experience, client reviews, fellow attorney testimonials, as well as honors received in the profession.

1-13-18 - Attorney Stephane Quinn receives top "Superb" rating from AVVO attorney rating service

Attorney Stephane Quinn received the highest "Superb" rating from AVVO's attorney rating service, which rates attorneys based upon experience, client reviews, fellow attorney testimonials, as well as honors received in the profession.

1-12-18 - Attorney David Dworakowski receives the highest "10" rating for Outstanding Client Service & Satisfaction from AVVO's attorney rating service.

Congratulations to attorney David Dworakowski for receiving a "Perfect 10" for client satisfaction, the highest available score, from AVVO attorney rating service, which rates attorneys based upon experience, client reviews, fellow attorney testimonials, as well as honors received in the profession.

1-13-18 - avid Dworakowski is selected as National Trial Lawyers "Top 100 Trial Lawyers in America" for 2017-2018. Selection is by invitation only, and "membership is extended solely to the select few of the most qualified attorneys from each state who exemplify superior qualifications."

The National Trial Lawyers is a professional organization comprised of the top civil plaintiff and criminal defense trial lawyers in the United States based upon outstanding trial skills and experience. The goals of the National Trial Lawyers include educating the public about the important work done by trial lawyers to protect individual rights in our judicial system. Less than two percent of all attorneys in the United States are chosen as Top 100 trial Lawyers.

1-2-18 - Stephane Quinn receives the highest "10" rating for Outstanding Client Service & Satisfaction from AVVO's attorney rating service.

Congratulations to attorney Stephane Quinn for receiving a "Perfect 10" for client satisfaction, the highest available score, from AVVO attorney rating service, which rates attorneys based upon experience, client reviews, fellow attorney testimonials, as well as honors received in the profession.

12-12-17 - David Dworakowski is recipient of "Dean Allen Award" from the Orange County Public Defender

David Dworakowski was honored and humbled to be presented 2017-2018 Dean Allen award from Orange County Public Defender, Sharon Petrosino. Dean Allen carved out a career representing the poor and disenfranchised. He joined the Orange County Public Defender's office in 1969 and worked there in various capacities for 32 years, before losing a battle to cancer. Dean was a beloved figure and scholar of the law; he was also a mentor to so many in the Public Defender's Office and the entire legal profession. After Dean's passing, in 2002, the Public Defender's office instituted the J. Dean Allen Character Award. This award is given annually "to recognize an attorney who demonstrates integrity, passion for the law, and commitment to the poor."

10-13-17 - Stephane Quinn wins appeal in the California Court of Appeal, reversing Family Court decision in child move away case.

San Diego California Court of Appeal reverses family law trial judge and agrees with attorney Stephane Quinn. After the trial court granted mother the right to move to another state with the couple's child, attorney Quinn, representing father, filed an emergency writ petition in the court of Appeal, a Petition for Review in the California Supreme Court, and then an appeal in the California Court of Appeal. After oral argument, the Court unanimously agreed with Stephane Quinn in a written decision. Client's child returned to California to be with his father! ( See McKenzie v. McKenzie, D070630.)

1-2-17 - David Dworakowski Named 2015: "Best Attorneys In Orange County" by Coast Magazine

David Dworakowski Named "Top Attorney in Orange County"

In a special edition of Orange Coast Magazine, David A. Dworakowski was named one of the Top Attorneys in Orange County. The selection was based on objective factors including client satisfaction, experience, honors and awards, special licenses and certifications, Bar and/or other professional activity, pro bono and community service, scholarly lectures and writings, education, employment background, and other outstanding achievements.

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