Posts tagged "Michael Attanasio"

What a mistrial means for Roger Clemens and his attorneys

Last week U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton swiftly called a mistrial in the federal perjury trial of former baseball star Roger Clemens. Prosecutors were required to redact certain comments made by a congressman that would jeopardize the credibility of one witness. But the jury inadvertently saw the transcript while attorneys were in a private meeting. The trial lasted only two days so we wondered: What now?

In the Lastest Issue of San Diego Super Lawyers...

In the latest issue of San Diego Super Lawyers magazine (available online, digitally, via app, and of course in magazine form), we profile Top 10 attorney Charles M. Sevilla, a criminal defense and appellate lawyer whose clients include former San Diego Mayor Roger Hedgecock, and who helped establish the current standard for the insanity defense in People v. Skinner. He's won the release of men convicted of murder and child abuse. He's sat with men on death row. He's also the lawyer other lawyers turn to when they have trouble with a case: