Professional Recognition  
Areas of Practice
Legal Background
Professional Recognition
Directions to Office

Professional Recognition

  • Solano Bar Association Attorney of the Year (2005)
  • Listed among Northern California Super Lawyers (2006)

Professional Recognition

“He is a premier trial attorney. Having tried many cases against him, I can safely say I know no one that is a more skillful advocate.”
      – J.A.K., Legal Affaire Secretary: Sacramento, CA

“I cannot find the words to express my gratitude for the excellence of the representation you have given me. You are truly a lawyer’s lawyer.”
      – B.N., Client

“I wanted you to know personally how much I appreciated you efforts on my part.”
      – J.U.

“Let me thank you. My lawyers said you did a lot of research & wrote a good writ for me. I know you made a real effort to assist me. Shakespeare couldn’t have ‘write’ (oh well) any better. Gratefully yours.”
      – R.P.

“Paul Ligda’s reputation for honesty, integrity, and a tenacity to fight for fairness is well known in this County. He has proven himself to be vitally interested in the rights of all people and their problems.”
      – B.T., Instructor

“Paul, it was your victory. It might very well have been my defeat.”
      – D.H.L: After Jury acquittal on burglary charge.

“Thank you again for your kindness, patience and proficiency in handling this situation.”
      – B.C., Client

“Thank you for your support and kind and caring approach throughout the affair and I feel you are above reproach in your profession.”
      – B.C., Client

“Throughout each of the four trials, Mr. Ligda handled himself with extraordinary patience and professionalism. In many very difficult circumstances created by his clients through in-court ‘acting out,’ not once did he come close to losing his composure, a most impressive display of restraint, let me assure you.”
      – M.C.

“We wish to take this opportunity to personally thank you for your incredible and courageous defense of P.W. … We consider you (and we know lawyers) to be one of the very best criminal attorneys practicing before the bar today in California.”
      – J.D.H., Executive Director

“Your experience and knowledge promotes the proper respect the juvenile court system deserves.”
      – D.B., Superior Court Judge

Newspaper Clippings