About Forkner Law
Robert L. Forkner and his staff understand that being arrested or charged with a crime is a frightening experience. Forkner Law A criminal charge or conviction can change your life, negatively affecting your family, your job, even your future employment prospects. In many cases, you could also face the loss of your freedom. It is our mission to aggressively and tenaciously defend our clients, even before the case reaches the courtroom. We emphasize commitment, efficient and personalized representation of diverse clients, and we do not compromise in our efforts to obtain favorable results.

The hiring of an attorney when you have been charged with a crime is an important decision and cannot be overstated. The risk and consequences of a criminal conviction are too serious and it is crucial to protect yourself by getting an experienced attorney. Here, at the Law Offices of Robert L. Forkner we will give you the information that you need to help you be more in command of your situation and make a more informed decision about how to proceed with your case.

Our clients choose this law firm because experience counts. Robert L. Forkner is a talented defense attorney with aggressive trial tactics and strategies. We make every effort to ensure the most effective action on your behalf. You will see his commitment and quality legal representation from your first consultation through the final resolution of your case.

Our staff is committed to serving our clients and helping them through the challenges of criminal cases.
Robert Forkner's Profile
EDUCATION:

UNDER GRAD: CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO, CALIFORNIA

DEGREE: BACHELOR OF SCIENCE

MAJOR: BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

LAW SCHOOL: GOLDEN GATE UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

AWARDS: DEAN'S LIST

DEGREE: 1993 - DOCTOR OF JURISPRUDENCE

CERTIFIED CRIMINAL LAW SPECIALIST

BOARD OF LEGAL SPECIALIZATION

CALIFORNIA STATE BAR

MEMBER OF THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CRIMINAL DEFENSE LAWYERS (NACDL)

MEMBER OF CALIFORNIA ATTORNEYS FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE (CACJ)

Patricia Orlando's Profile
EDUCATION:

UNDER GRAD: UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SANTA BARBARA, CALIFORNIA

DEGREE: BACHELOR OF ARTS

MAJOR: POLITICAL SCIENCE WITH INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS EMPHASIS

LAW SCHOOL: NEW COLLEGE OF CALIFORNIA SCHOOL OF LAW, SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA

EMPHASIS: PUBLIC INTEREST LAW

DEGREE: DOCTOR OF JURISPRUDENCE

MEMBER OF CALIFORNIA STATE BAR

MEMBER OF CALIFORNIA ATTORNEYS FOR CRIMINAL JUSTICE (CACJ)