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Pelta Law - San Francisco, CA

1390 Market StreetSuite 200 San Francisco, CA 94102

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Updated: 07/10/2024

San Francisco Criminal Defense Law Firm

Overview

Pelta Law was established by former prosecutor and veteran criminal defense attorney Marc Pelta to use his past training & experience as a prosecutor with the DA combined with his more than a decade of criminal (& juvenile) defense experience to champion the rights of his clients even in Restraining Order cases...

Pelta Law was established by former prosecutor and veteran criminal defense attorney Marc Pelta to use his past training & experience as a prosecutor with the DA combined with his more than a decade of criminal (& juvenile) defense experience to champion the rights of his clients even in Restraining Order cases.

Marc uses his specialized knowledge and skill to fight for clients in criminal and restraining order cases that include:

  • DUI
  • Domestic Violence
  • All Misdemeanors
  • All Felonies
  • Civil Harassment Restraining Orders
  • Domestic Violence Civil Harassment Restraining Order Cases
  • Elder Abuse Restraining Orders

Marc is a tough litigator with extensive trial experience should a case need that option, whereas most lawyers do not offer that. This sharply differs from the approach of many attorneys who often encourage clients to agree to unfavorable deals or settlements in order to avoid going to trial or just to end the case sooner and move on to the next client's case.

Marc analyzes each client's case with a sharp eye while keeping in mind what the prosecutor's perspective may be in order to get the best possible deal for the client or the best possible victory from fighting the case in court in front of a judge.

Contact Pelta Law today to schedule a no-charge case review to discover how Marc Pelta's legal insights can help you get the edge you need for your case.

About Pelta Law

Practice Areas

  • Criminal Defense 50%
  • Domestic Violence & Neglect 10%
  • DUI/DWI 10%
  • Sex offenses 5%
  • Drug Violations 15%
  • White Collar 5%

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1390 Market StreetSuite 200 San Francisco, CA 94102

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By Appointment Only

Other Offices

Pelta Law 1101 Marina Village Pkwy Suite 201 Alameda, CA 94501 415-963-1152

Pelta Law 7250 Redwood Blvd Suite 300 Novato, CA 94945 415-963-1152

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By Anonymous on Mar. 14, 2024
Verified Client

4.0 out of 5 stars

Our son was arrested and prosecuted for felony vandalism in San Francisco. We appreciated Marc's attentiveness to our family's needs. First, Marc persuaded the Court to agree to get the GPS ankle monitor removed early in the case. After that, he got the felony charges dismissed. The case was settled for a misdemeanor plea bargain. Now we have the peace of mind that our son will not have a felony conviction."

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replied on Mar. 15, 2024
Thank you very much! It was a pleasure to help you and your family.
By Anonymous on Mar. 22, 2024
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

marc pelta is a very diligent lawyer who knows alot about the court process and will help you win your case hes helped me get felony charges dropped.

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
Thank you for the feedback
By Anonymous on Mar. 22, 2024
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was prosecited in san Francisco superior court for felony crimes of grand theft of Calwarks benefits because of disgruntled witness who has zero credibility reported me to the authorities. I was very pleased i hired Marc. His advises and good strategy gave me the strength to overcome the fear and panics, he found ways to weaken the case and turn things around, all he asked from me is honesty and patience. Even though i run out of money to pay him , Marc stuck with me for months till he made sure I?m in a good position. He literally gave me another chance to a normal life Marc is very well experienced and he is always ahead of those guys?

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
It was a true pleasure to represent you!
By Aaron W. on Mar. 16, 2024
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc helped me with a Civil Harassment Restraining Order. I very much appreciated Marc's assistance with it. I highly recommend him.

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Pelta Law

replied on Mar. 24, 2024
It was my pleasure. Thank you for your kind words.
By Anonymous on Feb. 07, 2024
Verified Client

4.5 out of 5 stars

I hired Marc Pelta to represent me in a theft case in San Mateo County. I am glad that I hired him to resolve the case with diversion. He helped, and negotiated a great deal for me.

By Anonymous on Jan. 16, 2024
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc Pelta represented me in a felony case in Santa Clara County after an incident following a San Jose Sharks game. He fought hard for me and got the case settled for a misdemeanor with no jail time. I am happy with the result. The outcome was better than I had expected it to be and I couldn't recommend Marc and Pelta Law enough.

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
It was a pleasure to help you get past this.
By Anonymous on Jan. 02, 2024
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc Pelta had the case against me dismissed! And this was despite a very obstinate victim who tried to shake me down. I was scared. Marc told me he only accepts cases where he is confident he can help the client. He delivered just before Christmas. He got me a better deal than what I had expected.

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
Thank you for your positive feedback.
By Bryan F. on Aug. 27, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc worked hard on my case, I appreciate his knowledge and ,aggressive nature. I would recommend him to anyone Thx B

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
It was my pleasure to help be your advocate and counsel. The court process can be frustrating, scary, and positive then it hopefully works out in the end.
By Anonymous on Aug. 18, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was arrested for DUI. Marc guided me concerning the process and I very much appreciated his help with this.

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replied on Mar. 24, 2024
It was my pleasure to represent you in this DUI case.
By Anonymous on Aug. 08, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Great. Helpful, and knowledgeable. Answered every email and call to help me put me at ease

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Pelta Law

replied on Mar. 24, 2024
Thank you for sharing your experience with my law firm.
By Anonymous on Aug. 06, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Dealing with Marc has been nothing but a pleasure. He has been very patient and responsive during my case. Cannot highlight enough how quick he is to assist and reply to any questions I?ve had. Highly recommend 10/10.

By Anonymous on Jun. 26, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I recently had the privilege of working with Marc Pelta as my lawyer, and I cannot express enough how grateful I am for his exceptional legal expertise and unwavering support throughout my case. Marc's professionalism, dedication, and personalized approach truly set him apart as an outstanding attorney. From our initial consultation, Marc demonstrated a deep understanding of my situation and took the time to thoroughly listen to my concerns. He possesses an impressive breadth of knowledge and experience in his field, which was evident in his insightful advice and strategic guidance. Marc's attention to detail and analytical thinking allowed him to grasp the intricacies of my case quickly. One of the qualities I value most in a lawyer is clear and effective communication, and Marc exceeded my expectations in this regard. He communicated complex legal concepts in a way that was easily understandable, ensuring I was well-informed and involved in every step of the process. I greatly appreciated his prompt responses to my questions, which further demonstrated his commitment to my case and my peace of mind. Throughout the legal proceedings, Marc consistently displayed a high level of professionalism and integrity. He meticulously prepared for each meeting and court appearance, leaving no stone unturned in his efforts to build a strong and compelling argument. Marc's courtroom presence was impressive, exuding confidence and expertise, which undoubtedly played a crucial role in achieving a favorable outcome for my case. What truly distinguishes Marc is his genuine care and empathy for his clients. He went above and beyond to ensure that I felt supported and understood during what was undoubtedly a challenging time. His ability to provide both legal guidance and emotional reassurance was truly invaluable. Marc's dedication to my well-being extended far beyond the confines of the courtroom, and I will forever be grateful for his unwavering support. In conclusion, I wholeheartedly recommend Marc Pelta to anyone in need of legal representation. His exceptional skills, unmatched professionalism, and compassionate approach make him a standout lawyer in his field. If you are seeking a lawyer who will fight tirelessly for your rights and ensure your voice is heard, look no further than Marc Pelta. I am incredibly fortunate to have had him by my side, and I am confident that he will continue to provide outstanding legal services to countless others in the future. Thank you, Marc, for your exceptional representation and for making a positive difference in my life.

By Anonymous on Jun. 07, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc impressed me from the start with his grasp of the law & how it pertained to my case. He was quick to always respond to my calls & emails. And I always felt I had his full attention & support for my case. He worked out a solution that was very acceptable to me. And he also worked well & proactively with my other attorney on another case that was also very beneficial to me. If I was to need an attorney again Marc would be my call!

By Anonymous on Jun. 02, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I re-hired Pelta Law to get my DUI conviction dismissed/expunged in Sacramento County because of how well I felt Marc Pelta represented me a few years ago in the DUI case. I found Marc to be professional, polite and responsive to my needs.

By Anonymous on Jun. 01, 2023
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was charged with DUI in San Mateo after getting into a car wreck. I decided to hire Marc Pelta to fight for and advise me because he came across as the most capable lawyer to do that for me. He got me a better deal than what I had expected.

By Anonymous on Dec. 27, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I sought out Pelta Law the day after I was accused of driving under the influence in San Francisco. Marc Pelta was highly professional and his experience in prosecuting was of high importance to me. Marc really fought for me and put in a lot of work. He got me diversion which is a scucess. I am very pleased with the outcome given my career and family aspects.

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replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you resolve this DUI case in San Francisco
By Anonymous on Oct. 11, 2022
Verified Client

4.5 out of 5 stars

I was arrested for DUI in the Mountain View area of Santa Clara County. I decided to hire Marc Pelta to defend me because he did a very good job representing another relative of mine. Marc fought for me in both the DMV and Court cases. He obtained a good result for me. I am glad that I hired him.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you resolve your Mountain View DUI case in Santa Clara County Superior Court on favorable terms for you
By J P. on Sep. 06, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I hired criminal defense lawyer Marc Pelta because I was under investigation by the San Mateo District Attorney's Office for an incident that occurred in South San Francisco. Marc is a fantastic lawyer. He kept in continuous communication with me and assured me that the proper steps were being taken. He made me feel at ease. So far I have not been charged and I am very pleased with that outcome. In the unlikely event I will be charged then I will hire Marc to defend me in the case. Thanks again Marc.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you resolve your South San Francisco incident in San Mateo County on favorable terms for you.
By Anonymous on Aug. 22, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I?m very pleased to recommend my attorney Marc Pelta for anyone considering hiring a very good criminal defense lawyer because Marc was honest, affordable, and accomplished what he said he could and would do for me. My situation that I hired Marc Pelta for was that a false accusation was made against me to the Pacifica Police in San Mateo County. Marc listened to my situation and proposed a solution to handle the prosecutor. I had to be patient with the DA, but it was well worth it in the end.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you deal with the false accusation made against you to the Pacifica Police in San Mateo County.
By Anonymous on Jul. 06, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Our son with no criminal record was arrested for domestic violence in San Francisco on Memorial Day weekend and was placed in jail with a "no bail warrant" status because SF is against using bail. We had to find a very good, experienced attorney fast. Fortunately we connected with Marc Pelta on a weekend! To make a long story short, Marc got our son released from jail with no criminal charges filed. We think he was an excellent choice. We saw the e-mails he sent to the elected DA himself and he fights like no other for his clients and knows what he is doing.

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replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help your son get out of jail with no criminal charges filed against him for Domestic Violence in San Francisco.
By Anonymous on Jun. 03, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I am so grateful to Marc and would highly recommend his services. My boyfriend was arrested for domestic violence when a neighbor called the police during an argument. I was terrified that charges would be brought against him, that he would lose his job due to being in jail, and all of the other ways the situation could negatively affect our future. Marc was incredibly responsive and flew into action ? on a holiday weekend no less. As a result of Marc?s expertise, legal advice, and tenacity, my boyfriend was released from jail quickly, and with ZERO criminal charges filed. Marc was an amazing choice to be my boyfriend?s criminal defense lawyer.

By Anonymous on Jun. 02, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

We recently worked with Marc Pelta of Pelta Law and were extremely pleased with his dedication and tireless effort in resolving our case. He handled a very delicate situation with the level of tenacity one could only wish for in a great lawyer. Marc, thank you for all you did for us! We truly appreciate your dedication and will recommend your law firm every chance we get!

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you!
By Anonymous on Jun. 01, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc worked thoroughly and relentlessly through my case. He instilled confidence with me and my family with his charismatic nature and professional diligence. Marc works fast and methodically and would easily recommend his expertise to anyone. I am fortunate to of had him on my case and beyond thankful for the chance he gave me in getting my case dropped.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 02, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you get past this legal issue.
By Anonymous on Mar. 12, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was unlawfully arrested by the San Rafael Police Department for allegedly being "drunk in public" because I refused to cooperate with the police who were trying to arrest my boyfriend. I was not sure if I should even hire a lawyer because there was a chance the DA might not charge me. I decided to not take that chance and have attorney Marc Pelta represent me to the Marin County District Attorney's Office and try to persuade them to not file a criminal charge against me. So far they have not charged me and I am pleased with that result."

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you deal with your arrest by the San Rafael Police Department for allegedly being "drunk in public" and deal with the Marin County District Attorney's Office which resulted in no charges filed against you.
By Anonymous on Jan. 04, 2022
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was arrested for felony child endangerment & DUI over a very minor car accident. Having hired Marc Pelta in the past as my criminal defense attorney, I felt that he would do a very good job trying to persuade the Marin County District Attorney's Office to not prosecute me. Child & Family Service (CFS) became involved. I was pleased with Marc's advice on how to deal with the CFS caseworkers, the department closed the file early not making it a case. To date I have not been charged with a crime by the DA either.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to represent you concerning the felony and DUI arrest concerning the Marin District Attorney and Child & Family Service.
By Anonymous on Dec. 31, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Our son was arrested on four felony charges. Having never dealt with the justice system we as parents were very nervous about finding the right representation. It was not a simple case and we needed a very good lawyer to handle it. We decided to hire criminal defense lawyer Marc Pelta to represent our son in court after interviewing a number of Law Firms. We appreciated that Marc was supportive in giving us the time to think over and discuss such an important decision. He took the time to meet with my son and wife to discuss the case. Marc guided us from beginning to end and ultimately got the case dismissed just in time for Christmas. Marc always followed-up with us to keep us informed of the progress he was making, including his reaching out to the other co-defense lawyers involved in the case, as some coordination was required. He went directly to the DA's Office to plead our son's case more than once and achieved a very nice outcome which is a huge relief for us.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help your son with his felony case and the positive outcome for him.
By Graham B. on Dec. 28, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I am facing a felony conviction in Napa County Superior Court based upon a false accusation. I decided to hire Marc Pelta because I could tell quickly after he reviewed my case that he had much greater knowledge and experience than the local criminal defense lawyer whom I hired. Since then Marc went above and beyond what I even expected him to do for me. I am very pleased with my decision to hire him to fight for me and am confident in his abilities.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
Thank you for your kind words concerning the Napa County felony case.
By Anonymous on Dec. 28, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was arrested in Mountain View, Santa Clara County on highway 101 for DUI . I considered hiring a more "local" criminal defense lawyer to represent me; however, I decided to call Marc Pelta anyway because I had hired him in the past to represent my son in Alameda County where he did a very good job defending him. To save me money, Marc suggested he contact the District Attorney first and see what happens and only if they charged me then to pay the rest, if I wanted to stick with him. That's what we did and he is defending me in this DUI case very well. I can tell he cares about the outcome and always makes time to keep me informed about the progress of the case both in Court and with the DMV.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to represent you for your arrest for DUI in Mountain View, Santa Clara County.
By Matthew M. on Nov. 24, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc got back to me right away and provided me with outstanding legal advice and service. I recommend using him and his legal group.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you.
By Anonymous on Oct. 05, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Mr. Pelta acted swiftly and with care to deal with my case. I enjoyed talking and learning from Mr. Pelta as well .

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
Thank you very much. It was my pleasure to help you.
By Anonymous on Jul. 05, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was detained in Santa Clara County, California. I hired attorney Marc Pelta to try and persuade the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office to not file any criminal charge against me. Marc showed me from the beginning when we met that he genuinely cared about the outcome of my case and that his fee reflected the amount of work he would do, which was acceptable to me. Marc explained he would do the best an attorney could, but that it was illegal for him to guarantee that he would be successful. Surprisingly, Marc was successful and no charges were filed against me! I highly recommend Marc Pelta if you are looking to hire a very good criminal defense lawyer in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you address your Santa Clara County case resulting in no charges filed against you.
By Anonymous on Jul. 02, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I am a physician who was arrested for DUI drugs, possession of controlled substances in Los Angeles. The Medical Board of California filed a motion to suspend my license to practice medicine in the criminal case because the City Attorney notified the Board about the arrest. I hired attorney Marc Pelta who defeated that motion, decisively. I was skeptical he could win it because I had no prior experience with the intimidating nature of the criminal justice system beginning with the arrest and the constant issues that arose with the Medical Board. Marc Pelta addressed each issue, supported me and ensured I was able to continue working while understanding the whole legal process. No stone was left unturned by Marc. I highly recommend if you are a professional and value your license then hire Marc Pelta to defend you. I?m glad I did and miracle I found him.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you with both your DUI and Medical Board of California cases.
By Anonymous on Jun. 28, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

We decided to hire Marc Pelta to represent us in two baseless cases for civil harassment restraining orders in San Mateo County Superior Court. In fact, the petitioner even lied to the police and got the DA to file charges against my wife that Marc Pelta also got dismissed. We had to replace our local San Mateo lawyer with Marc because we felt our previous attorney was not doing a good job. Marc gave us a clear plan from the start and did everything he said that he would do. In fact, we won our two cases and I did not even have to testify. We could not be happier with our decision to hire Marc Pelta as our lawyer. He worked tirelessly on our case and was worth every single penny! Marc has my absolute highest recommendation.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you with your two baseless cases for civil harassment restraining orders in San Mateo County Superior Court.
By Anonymous on Jun. 24, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I decided to hire Marc Pelta to represent me in a baseless criminal case against me in San Mateo County Superior Court for battery. There was a crazy girl who made a false police report against me. I was scared and did not know what to do. We had hired a local attorney thinking that would be better ? we were wrong. The first lawyer gave me bad legal advice to not speak with the police even though I was innocent and my story and proof made more sense than hers. This bad lawyer?s advice was part of why the DA took the case. So we had to get Marc to come in and clean up the mess. We needed to replace him and so we found Marc Pelta. Marc convinced the DA to dismiss the case! I could not be happier with my decision to hire Marc Pelta as my criminal defense lawyer. The difference between the two lawyers was night and day. Marc cared about my case and was determined to fight for me and my family. Many other lawyers would have thought that it was just a misdemeanor and not tried as hard. But Marc has passion and tenacity. When it came down to it. I was happy to have Marc advocating for me and he ultimately got the case dismissed.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you get the criminal case against you in San Mateo County Superior Court for battery dismissed.
By Anonymous on Apr. 29, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc's legal assistance throughout this process was incredibly valuable. The case required patience, attention to detail, and follow-up, which I feel Marc provided. He genuinely wanted to help and he did.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you
By Anonymous on Apr. 11, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I am very pleased that I hired attorney Marc Pelta to represent me. He did not overpromise and I could tell that he wanted to help me.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you.
By DeWayne D. on Jan. 14, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I decided to hire Marc Pelta to represent me in a Civil Harassment Restraining Order case in San Francisco because I needed the help of someone who knew what he is doing. I was the victim of a false, fraudulent petition to the Court, where the petitioner is trying to get me removed from my home in San Francisco. I am happy that I had Marc represent and guide me.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to represent and help you with your Civil Harassment Restraining Order case in San Francisco
By Anonymous on Jan. 14, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I decided to hire Marc Pelta to represent my friend in a civil harassment restraining order case in San Francisco because he needed the help of someone who knew what he was doing. Marc was that guy, and we are very pleased with that choice. Marc has gone above and beyond for us. Marc really provides some fantastic emotional energy and support.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help your friend with his Civil Harassment Restraining Order case in San Francisco
By Christopher R. on Jan. 13, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

"I decided to hire Marc Pelta to defend me in a felony case in Napa because I could tell from reading his reviews and speaking with him on the phone that he is a pit-bull in the Courtroom, meaning he fights for his clients. His fee was affordable and he was always willing to listen to my point of view. I really appreciate how he has handed my case so far, including at Preliminary Hearing, where I feel that the person representing the DA got scared of Marc and found a reason to leave the hearing even before it was over, which to me showed they were afraid of losing to my lawyer." Best of all, Marc also has compassion for his clients and their concerns. Great listener! Highly recommend Marc

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you with your felony case in Napa County Superior Court.
By Stephen T. on Jan. 07, 2021
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was charged with misdemeanor battery in San Francisco Court, and I was the victim! Marc gave me a detailed second-opinion of how the case should be proactively litigated at my end. Even though I am represented by the Public Defender, I feel much better now that I have the opinion of a seasoned trial attorney and former prosecutor. Marc is always respectful and willing to help me, which I really appreciate. Marc encouraged me to take the case to trial and showed me why there is nothing to be afraid of by doing that.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you address your battery case in San Francisco Court, as a second opinion.
By Anonymous on Dec. 17, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc represented me in a delicate legal matter that required tact and discretion. I was very pleased with how available Marc was to meet and speak with me. I was surprised how soon someone was arrested after he advised me to report the person to the police. I think his former experience as a prosecutor helped. He was a great advocate for me and gave me good legal advice every step of the way. It involved getting a restraining order, and some other things. I highly recommend him.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you deal with this delicate restraining order matter.
By Anonymous on Oct. 26, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc was such a pleasure to work with in all respects. Professionalism, compassion, creativity was always at a high standard whenever I would communicate with him whether it be in person, via email, or on the phone. Most of all, I felt like Marc was someone I can trust with his sound legal advice. Marc's availability is very impressive as well for he will be there when you need him and will fulfill his time commitments. Anyone needing sound, professional legal advice, Marc Pelta is your man.

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replied on Apr. 03, 2023
Thank you for your kind feedback.
By Omar T. on Sep. 23, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I had a misdemeanor case in Monterey for using a knife, brandishing I think. We found attorney Marc Pelta through a family friend and he got the probation terminated early and the conviction was dismissed, expunged from my court records. I needed this for employment.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to represent and help you address your misdemeanor case in Monterey for using a knife brandishing including the dismissal of your conviction.
By Anonymous on Sep. 03, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Hiring Marc Pelta was a very good decision for myself and for my case. He did an excellent job and guided me very professionally from the beginning to the end of my case. I would definitely recommend him to anyone in need of any kind of legal council. Give him a call, you won?t regret it.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 03, 2023
It was my pleasure to help you.
By Anonymous on Aug. 27, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

I had several misdemeanor convictions with felony terms in a San Francisco matter. It was a White Collar theft case. Marc Pelta persuaded the District Attorney and the Judge to both terminate probation 2 years earlier than planned and had all of the convictions dismissed/expunged. Now I can move on professionally to another job.

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Pelta Law

replied on Apr. 02, 2023
Thank you for your kind feedback concerning my helping you get your San Francisco white collar criminal case dismissed!
By Veronica M. on Aug. 26, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

My 15-year-old son was arrested in San Francisco for various criminal activity. He was never in trouble before and we did not know where to turn. We searched the Internet and found Marc Pelta. After meeting me and my son, we agreed to hire him. Marc fought every step of the way because the DA decided not to be lenient and play hard ball. Even getting my son out of Juvenile Hall took a lot out of all of us. I lost hope, but after almost 3 months, Marc never let up and finally got my son out. Marc got my son a good deal and, not only is he doing very well on probation, he has a promising future.

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replied on Apr. 02, 2023
Thank you for your kind feedback concerning my helping your son with his juvenile delinquency case in San Francisco.
By Rita H. on Aug. 26, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

Marc is a lawyer that you can depend on. He is extremely knowledgable about the law and also exhibits compassion for his clients, both of which allow him to get to the best results. It's important to me to work with someone, especially in a serious situation, that is genuine, honest and tenacious. We were lucky to find Marc and I would highly recommend him if you need a great lawyer.

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replied on Apr. 02, 2023
Thank you for your kind feedback. It was a pleasure to help you and your family.
By Anonymous on Aug. 25, 2020
Verified Client

5.0 out of 5 stars

It was a juvenile felony delinquency case. My Son was charged with robbery with a knife. It could have been a strike, it was a serious and violent felony. After fighting with the prosecutor for months, Marc Pelta somehow got my Son a misdemeanor. We are very pleased with this result.

By Anonymous on Jun. 22, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

I hired attorney Marc Pelta because I needed an experienced attorney who I felt would have my best interests in mind to handle a delicate legal matter with the greatest of discretion. Marc gave me the peace of mind over an extended period of time that he would follow through and look out for me. He will remain my attorney because I trust him.

By Anonymous on Jun. 10, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

I hired attorney Marc Pelta because I needed an experienced attorney who I felt would have my best interests in mind to handle a delicate legal matter with the greatest of discretion. Marc gave me the peace of mind over an extended period of time that he would follow through and look out for me. He will remain my attorney because I trust him

By Anonymous on Jun. 05, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

I've known Marc for several years because I used to assist him with his legal marketing. Since then I have referred family and friends to him who needed to hire a very good lawyer in California. They were all pleased with their results.

By Anonymous on May. 20, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

My wife and I needed Marc's help with a sensitive identity theft issue that he took the time to help us navigate because of the serious financial and legal implications.

By Anonymous on May. 11, 2024

4.5 out of 5 stars

I was arrested for DUI in Alameda County. Marc was recommended to me by a family friend. I did not know whether to hire him before the District Attorney would make a charging decision. Marc advised me to hire someone good to represent me asap because he said that based upon his former experience as a prosecutor, it was much better if I had a good lawyer plead my case before a charging decision was made. And also for the DMV hearing process. The DA decided to not file a DUI case against me!

By Anonymous on Apr. 25, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

I was facing a first DUI in SF with fines that would be a big burden on me. Marc basically got me a wet reckless which meant no fines, no jail, and I only had to do certain classes which is very doable for me. Marc also followed-up with me to ensure I would get my restricted license from the DMV.

By Anonymous on Apr. 22, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

I hired Marc because I was in a bad place in my life, I failed to appear at my first court date in San Francisco and I was facing my second DUI with additional enhancements for high BAC. Marc fought the case for about a year and got me a First DUI with zero fines. I need to hire him for some other legal work because of the positive outcome for me in this case.

By Anonymous on Apr. 09, 2024

5.0 out of 5 stars

My family and I had a self defense case in San Mateo County. No one was arrested. We were concerned and wanted to hire an excellent criminal defense lawyer to contact the District Attorney for us. We were comforted after meeting Marc Pelta that he was the right lawyer for us. Although it took some time until the DA made a charging decision, thanks to Marc the case was not filed against any of us, which is a big relief.

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