Criminal defense, Tax controversy and Bankruptcy Attorney. Utilizing skills since admitted to practice in 1991. Represent clients with controversies with taxing authorities including IRS, FTB, EDD and SBOE. Represent clients with criminal charges from arraignment through trial. Represent clients with debt issues through Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Consumer Bankruptcy.
Bernard J. Gartland, Tax Attorneys
Represented clients with IRS and FTB tax controversies, and Consumer Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 Bankruptcy cases. Defended IRS audits, represented clients with payroll tax, income tax, corporate tax and excise tax matters with auditors, revenue officers and agents, appeals, taxpayer advocate, and through tax court resolution.
Desert Criminal Defense Panel
Criminal defense attorney in misdemeanor, felony, and juvenile court. Represented over 3400 from arraignment through conclusion of case. Over 25 jury trials, and 100s of bench trials.
The Wiley W. Manuel Award
The State Bar of California
Award given for volunteer work with Legal Aid of Los Angeles for Pro Bono Legal Services.
California State Bar
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Credit Cards Accepted
Rates, Retainers and Additional Information No charge for consultation -- willing to take payments with 50% of quoted retainer in most instances.