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Hector C Perez

Hector C Perez

Competent, experienced, ethical lawyer to handle your delicate legal problems
  • Tax Law, White Collar Crime, Criminal Law ...
  • California, Texas
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Mr. Perez is a former federal prosecutor.
Mr. Perez was appointed an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) in the criminal division in the Central District of California in 1977. He has been in private practice since 1981. He has concentrated his practice in the defense of federal crimes and of individuals and businesses under IRS criminal tax investigations. He is a skilled negotiator and trial lawyer who consistently gets good results for his clients. He believes that the defense of anybody facing any criminal charge is a serious undertaking requiring a unique skill-set because the client’s liberty is at stake. Defending an accused should never be an opportunity for a primarily civil lawyer or an inexperienced lawyer who wants to get experience.

Mr. Perez is also a former IRS attorney.
Mr. Perez joined the IRS Office of Chief Counsel in Los Angeles in 1972 as a criminal tax attorney. By the time he left in 1977, he had acquired training and experience in all areas of tax controversy work. On matters before the United States Tax Court, his trial experience permits him to be an effective negotiator, which conserves the client’s time and money.

Mr. Perez is an accomplished attorney.
Mr. Perez has substantial experience as a lawyer whose practice concentrates on tax. white collar federal crimes and criminal and substantial civil tax controversies. Most of his referrals come from other attorneys and accountants. He has earned the respect of his peers and judges in the legal profession. He is listed in Martindale-Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. He has received its highest possible rating, an AV-rating every year since 2000 for legal ability and professional ethics. He can be reached for emergencies at any time.

The University of Texas School of Law
J.D. (1972)
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Professional Experience
Assistant United States Attorney
United States Attorney's Office-Central District of California
Federal prosecutor
IRS Counsel
Office of Regional Counsel-Internal Revenue Service
Professional Associations
State Bar of California  # 62383
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
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  • Credit Cards Accepted
Practice Areas
Tax Law
Business Taxes, Criminal Tax Litigation, Estate Tax Planning, Income Taxes, International Taxes, Payroll Taxes, Property Taxes, Sales Taxes, Tax Appeals, Tax Audits, Tax Planning
White Collar Crime
Criminal Law
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
Probate Administration, Probate Litigation, Will Contests
Estate Planning
Guardianship & Conservatorship Estate Administration, Health Care Directives, Trusts, Wills
  • Spanish
Contact & Map
Hector Perez & Associates
3020 Old Ranch Parkway Ste 300
Seal Beach, CA 90740
Telephone: (512) 799-5524