When a California Professional Licensing agency such as the CA Department of Consumer Affairs, the CA Medical Board, the CA Dental Board, the CA Board of Pharmacy, the CA Commission on Teacher Credentialing, the CA Board of Registered Nursing, the CA Vocational Nursing Board, the CA Bureau of Real Estate, the CA Physical Therapy Board, […]
Accusation, Statement of Issues, Notice of Defense and Statement to Respondent When a California professional licensing board or agency seeks to discipline (e.g. suspend or revoke) a license or deny a license application, the licensee if afforded the right to contest that disciplinary decision by requesting an administrative hearing under the CA Government Code beginning […]
Not surprisingly, it is not uncommon for a CA licensed professional (medical doctor or physician’s assistant, credentialed teacher or educator, registered nurse, licensed vocational nurse, real estate broker or appraiser, insurance agent, dentist, physical therapist, occupational therapist, psychologist, pharmacist, attorney, veterinarian, court reporter, chiropractor, bail bondsman, etc…) to be arrested for a misdemeanor such as […]
How to Respond to an Accusation from a California Licensing Board, Agency, Commission or the CA Department of Consumer Affairs?
If you are a professional licensee in California, such as a credentialed teacher, registered nurse, licensed vocational nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, contractor, medical doctor or physician’s assistant, insurance agent or broker, real estate agent, broker or appraiser, court reporter, dentist or dental assistant, veterinarian, chiropractor, pharmacist, etc… there is nothing more unsettling than receiving […]
CA Professional Licensees (Teachers, Nurses, Etc…) and Driving Under the Influence Arrests and Convictions
When a California professional licensee (such as a credentialed teacher, registered nurse, pharmacist, medical doctor, dentist, physician assistant, occupational therapist, physical therapist, psychologist) is arrested or convicted of driving under the influence (DUI/DWI/CA Vehicle Code section 23152) an immediate concern is the repercussions the DUI will have on their CA professional license. Each CA licensing […]
Do I Need to Notify the CA Board, Bureau, Commission or Department of Consumer Affairs if I am Arrested, Convicted or Have Another License Disciplined? California’s numerous professional licensing boards, commissions, bureaus and departments are governed by numerous statutes, rules and regulations specific to the particular license at issue. For example, the key statutes pertaining […]
California Professional Licensing Boards: Why Is the Board Seeking to Deny, Suspend or Revoke My Professional License?
I frequently get telephone calls from professional license applicants and holders including teachers, doctors, nurses, physical therapists, real estate agents and brokers, appraisers, all varieties of health care workers, etc… in shock because a CA licensing board and/or the CA Department of Consumer Affairs is seeking to discipline their license or deny their license application. […]
CA Professional License Defense: Applications, Informal and Formal Reviews, Investigative Interviews, and When Should I Hire a Professional License Defense Attorney?
If you are being investigated by a California Professional Licensing Board or Agency such as the CA Department of Consumer Affairs, the CA Board of Registered Nursing, the Licensed Vocational Nursing Board, the CA Commission on Teacher Credentialing, the Board of Behavioral Sciences, the CA Bureau of Real Estate, the CA Department of Insurance, etc… […]
Before a California professional licensing agency or board (including, but not limited to, the CA Commission on Teacher Credentialing, the CA Board of Registered Nursing, the CA Department of Consumer Affairs, the CA Vocational Nursing Board, the CA Department of Insurance, the CA Bureau of Real Estate, the CA Dental Board, the CA Board of […]
CA Professional Licenses: Reinstatement Petitions, License Surrender, Reconsideration and Writs of Mandamus
Sacramento Professional License Defense – CA Professional Licenses Law Administrative law and professional license defense is a unique area of law with its own laws, statutes, rules and regulations. As such, if you are dealing with a professional licensing matter with one of California’s numerous licensing boards or agencies such as the CA Board of […]
LEGAL TROUBLE WITH YOUR PROFESSIONAL LICENSING BOARD?
If you received a denial of a professional license or any threat to your ability to continue practicing your profession, please contact attorney Jonathan Turner using this contact form or call (916) 471-6505 for a personal conversation.