Michael J. Macko

Attorney in Modesto, CA
Arbitration and Mediation Panel, Stanislaus County Superior Court; Phi Alpha Delta.
209-527-9899
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Peer Rating 4.4 of 5

Areas of Law

  • Trial Practice
  • Labor and Employment Litigation
  • General Business Litigation
  • Construction Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Corporate Litigation
  • Probate Litigation
  • Personal Injury Mediation

 

Peer Rating

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Overall Peer Rating

4.4 out of 5.0
  • Meets very high criteria of general ethical standards
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Experience & Credentials

Position

Principal

Admission Details

Admitted in 1986, California, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
1987, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California

Law School Attended

Whittier College
Class of 1985
J.D.

University Attended

University of California at Santa Barbara
Class of 1981
B.A.

Birth Information

Born in 1959
Centralia, Washington, June 30, 1959

Associations & Memberships

Stanislaus County Bar Association (Board of Directors, 1995-1996); State Bar of California.

Contact Information

Phone

209-527-9899

Fax

209-527-2889


Office Information
Michael J. Macko
Principal
 1600 G Street, Suite 103,
Modesto, CA 95354

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