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Gerardo Vicuña
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Welcome to Vicuna Law

Vicuna Law’s attorneys are compassionate and aggressive and they will fight for you every step of the way. They will advocate fiercely and work endlessly to provide you with the best outcome in your case. Your trust is a priority so they will provide you with realistic expectations for your case.

Vicuna Law attorneys understand that when you need an attorney for an immigration, criminal, employment or personal injury case, you need someone you can trust. In your time of need you want someone that will prioritize your case and Vicuna Law works diligently to provide you with the best result.

Legal Practices

Criminal Defense


  • Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol
  • Driving Under the Influence of Drugs
  • DUI Causing Injuries
  • Felony DUI
  • DMV Hearings

Domestic Violence

  • Corporal Injury to Spouse/Cohabitant
  • Domestic Battery

White Collar Crime

  • Embezzlement
  • Insurance Fraud
  • Credit Card Fraud
  • Forgery
  • Identity Theft

Drug Crimes

  • Drug Possession
  • Drug Trafficking
  • Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
  • Possession with Intent to Sell
  • Prescription Drug Fraud

Violent Crimes

  • Arson
  • Assault
  • Battery
  • Burglary
  • Carjacking
  • Child Abuse
  • Child Endangerment
  • Firearm Offenses
  • Robbery

Sex Offenses

  • Prostitution/Solicitation
  • Indecent Exposure
  • Molestation
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Battery
  • Rape
  • Statutory Rape

Restraining Orders

  • Civil Harassment Restraining Orders
  • Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
  • Elder Abuse Restraining Orders
  • Workplace Violence Restraining Orders

Record Clearance

  • Expungements
  • Motion To Vacate Plea
  • Factual Innocence Motions
  • Arrest Record Sealing

Vehicle Offenses

  • Hit and Run
  • Driving Without License
  • Driving on a Suspended License

Theft Crimes

  • Petty Theft
  • Fraud
  • Shoplifting
  • Possession of Stolen Property

Other Crimes

  • Probation Violations
  • Warrants
  • School Expulsion
  • Juvenile Dependency
  • Juvenile Delinquency


Deportation Defense

  • Asylum
  • Withholding of Removal
  • Convention Against Torture (CAT)
  • Cancellation of Removal


  • I601-Unlawful Presence Provisional Waivers
  • Fraud Waiver
  • 212(h) Waiver of Inadmissibility

Family Immigration

  • Spouses of U.S. Citizens or Permanent Residents
  • Parents of U.S. Citizens
  • Sons and Daughters of U.S. Citizens
  • Spouses and Unmarried Children of Permanent Resident
  • Brothers and Sisters of U.S. Citizens
  • Fiancé Visas

Citizenship and Naturalization



Green Card Renewals

Bond Hearings

Employment Law

Minimum Wage

  • Federal Minimum Wage
  • State Minimum Wage
  • Local Minimum Wage

Overtime Pay

  • Standard Overtime
  • Double Time
  • Exemptions

Meals and Rest Breaks

  • Meal Periods
  • Rest Breaks
  • Penalties for Violations

Wage Theft

  • Unpaid Wages
  • Illegal Deductions
  • Misclassification of Employees (As Exempt or Independent Contractors)

Pay Frequency

  • Regular Pay Periods
  • Final Paychecks
  • Access to Records

Retaliation Protection

  • Reporting Violations
  • Anti-Retaliation Policies

Sick Leave

  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Accrual and Usage
  • Documentation Requirements

Vacation and PTO

  • Accrued Vacation Paid
  • Paid Time Off Policies
  • Cash Out Policies

Special Pay Situations

  • Tips and Gratuities
  • On-Call Time
  • Travel Time

Personal Injury

Auto Accidents

  • Car accidents
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents

Slip and Fall

  • Premises Liability
  • Hazardous Conditions
  • Negligent Property Owners

Workplace Injuries

  • Unsafe Work Conditions
  • Employer Negligence

Dog Bites

  • Owner Liability
  • Severe Injuries
  • Safety Violations

Assault and Battery

Assault and Battery

  • Personal Attacks
  • Security Negligence
  • Compensation for Injuries

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What Our Clients Say

5 star reviews

Gerardo helped me with my TRO. He helped put one against the petitioner. He eventually resolved the case and got it dismissed. He was always easy to contact and stayed in touch and kept me updated. I really found it important how easy he was to get a hold of, which is key. I would recommend him. He is honest and clearly very knowledgeable. He gave honest opinions and facts about my case. He is friendly and easy to talk to. Best of luck. Thanks Gerardo.

Previous Client, Avvo

Gerardo vincuña was a successful investment, he work fast and accurate to make my bail possible , real good adviser, got the job done. Thanks to this guy I’m a free man once again.

Previous Client, Avvo

I really appreciated the time and effort Gerardo put behind my case. He went above and beyond and I was very satisfied with his work.

Previous Client, Avvo

Gerardo Vicuna is an excellent lawyer who defended me very well in court, He fought hard not only to reduce my charges, but got them dismissed. Great Man.

Previous Client, Avvo

Gerardo Vicuña provided excellent professional service for my citizenship process. Everything was filled out and filed in a timely manner allowing me to recieve my citizenship exam appointment in less than two months. He made the process much easier for me and handled what would’ve been a big headache efficiently. I would definitely recommend him to anyone.

Previous Client, Avvo

Mr. Gerardo represented me in my DUI case and it was an excellent service and punctuality and professional. His interest in keeping me informed and his attention was excellent, very grateful for being my lawyer and representing me in my cases.

Previous Client, Avvo

Gerardo Repersent & provided a great service to my case . He Handled my case with attention and interest . Kept everything professional & punctual in the court matters . Very pleased to have had him as my lawyer & represent my criminal case .

Previous Client, Avvo

Mr. Vicuna,
I spoke to Mr. Vicuna regarding a situation that occurred with my son. Mr. Vicuna was extremely professional and knowledgeable in the manner and took me thru the entire process. Knowledge is power and I feel very confident in my situation moving forward.

Previous Client, Avvo

He help me alot with my case and that I appreciate his work that he is done and that he is doing well in my case.

Previous Client, Avvo

My wife was found inadmissible to the US for misrepresentation, and she needed a waiver (form I-601). Most people I talked to didn’t she had a chance until I landed on Gerardo. He was very helpful and he took his time to learn our situation. He explained to us everything we need to do. I was very surprised 5 months later after Gerardo completed the form and sent it in she received the  letter of approval. We very grateful for Gerardo Vicuna’s help. I will definitely recommend him to anyone who find themselves in a little trouble, they won’t be sorry.

Previous Client, Avvo

Gerardo represented me in a restraining order case I had never been involved in any legal situation before this he walked me through the case he was very thorough he explained the pros and cons of the of the case he was available after hours and on his days off to answer any of my questions he showed me how to prepare my case for court and gave me lots of tips on what to do and what to expect as a probable outcome he continued to work with me even after the case was resolved in court he is a very trustworthy and an impeccable attorney I have recommended him to family and friends I was very happy to have had Gerardo on my side he made the process very easy and made me feel confident and secure thru the case

Previous Client, Avvo

He knows what he is doing and he walks with you in the process step by step, Gerardo Vicuña I thank you and I have no words I cannot describe how grateful I am to you and the firm for taking my case. In all honestly, I was at my very last breath…the edge of the cliff…the end of the rope.

Previous Client, Avvo

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Local Office

1376 N 4th St #102
San Jose, CA 95112