Administrative Law & Professional License Defense Attorney
Legal Trouble With Your Professional Licensing Board?
Are you under investigation by your professional licensing board, or afraid you will be soon?
California Professional License Threatened?
Has your professional license been revoked, suspended, or placed on probation by an accusation?
Protect & Defend Your Livelihood
If you received any threat to your ability to continue practicing your profession, please contact us.
A professional license is a lifetime achievement.
Any threat to a license earned after years of study and practice calls for the help of a professional licensing attorney.
This legal specialty focuses on laws and regulations that govern more than 200 professions. Administrative law is a specific discipline not practiced by many attorneys. The professional license defense law firm of Jonathan Turner is the exception – Mr. Turner has extensive experience and a keen focus on professional licensing and administrative law.
Allegations of misconduct or negative events can lead licensing boards to deny, revoke or suspend professional licenses. This outcome can mean the end to a career and loss of a huge investment of time and money required to become a licensed professional. Representation by a professional licensing attorney is critical to protecting a professional’s future.
The road map of professional licensing boards is complicated. Understanding how to navigate this terrain takes significant time and personal networking. With a particular interest in helping individuals defend themselves against false, exaggerated or unjustified complaints, professional licensing attorney Jonathan Turner has made the investment needed to represent clients throughout the process of safeguarding their futures as professionals.
Consider for a moment a few of the actions an individual maybe faced with for the first time, and that a strong Sacramento, California administrative law attorney knows how to handle:
- Defending a licensed professional in an administrative hearing against allegations of criminal or professional misconduct;
- Responding to letters from boards and organizations that question professional integrity and threaten further action;
- Consult with our network of specialists to assess the validity of accusations made against a licensed professional;
- Mediating and negotiating with officials from departments overseeing licensed professionals;
- Representing a threatened professional’s best interest in administrative hearings;
- Filing appeals or writs of mandate for reinstatement of professional licenses that have been denied, suspended or revoked;
- Filing appeals or writs of mandate when an application for a professional license has been denied, and
- Managing many other unexpected and confusing actions that can (and do) arise when a licensing board or authority takes action against a licensed professional.
Defending Professional Licensees All Over California
We’re just minutes from most of California’s professional licensing agencies such as the CA Department of Consumer Affairs, the Bureau of Real Estate, the Department of Social Services, and most of California’s Medical, Nursing, and Health Care-related licensing agencies.
Each Client is Unique in California Professional License Defense Cases.
Disciplines that require a professional license include a wide variety of credentials, degrees and educational requirements. As an administrative law attorney, Jonathan Turner has the experience and resources to respond to actions from numerous authorities governing professional licenses.
Our administrative law practice has handled cases involving the following professions and boards, among others:
Residential Rehabilitation and Alcohol and Drug Recovery Facilities (Department of Health Care Services)
Optometrists – CA Board of Optometry
Real Estate licenses: Bureau of Real Estate
Medical licenses: Medical Board of CA
Attorney/lawyer licenses: State Bar of CA
Dental licenses: Dental Board of CA
Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant licenses: Physical Therapy Board of California (PTBC)
Child Day Care Licenses
Engineer, Land Surveyor and Geologist Licenses
California Bureau of Automotive Repair Cases
Osteopathic Medical Doctors – Osteopathic Medical Board of CA
Teaching licenses/credentials: CA Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Insurances licenses: CA Department of Insurance
Psychologist licenses: CA Board of Psychology
Contractors licenses: Contractors State License Board
Pharmacists licenses: Board of Pharmacy
Occupational Therapy licenses: California Board of Occupational Therapy
Certified Court Reporters Licenses
Health Care Facility Licenses and Certificates
Podiatrists – CA Board of Podiatric Medicine
Veterinary licenses: CA Veterinary Medical Board
Nursing Licenses & Nurse Practitioners: CA Board of Registered Nursing
Therapists licenses: CA Board of Behavioral Sciences
Salespersons licenses: CA Department of Consumer Affairs
Chiropractors licenses: CA Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Speech Language Pathology Licenses: California Department of Consumer Affairs
Certified Court Reporters Licenses
Respiratory Care Licenses
Insurance Fraud, Medi-Cal Fraud, and Elder Abuse Cases
If you received a denial of a professional license or any threat to your ability to continue practicing your profession, please contact professional licensing attorney Jonathan Turner at (916) 471-6505 for a personal conversation.