San Diego Professional License Defense Attorney
Are you concerned about investigations into a professional license by a California licensing board? There are many separate licensing boards in the State of California who have the authority and power to investigate your conduct as a licensed professional and take action against your license.
There are any number of individuals or events which may trigger an investigation or disciplinary action in your case. There are two things you must immediately understand if you are hold a professional license in California and are under investigation or if you have received a formal letter of accusation:
- There is an exceptionally short period of time for you to take action to protect your own interests as well as your professional license
- There is substantial room for your professional license defense attorney at the Watkins Firm to mount an aggressive and successful defense in your case if you take early and immediate action.
Are you aware of an investigation into your conduct as a licensed professional in California? Are you concerned about your professional license or have you received any type of formal notification or accusation from a governing agency or board? Are you facing allegations of alcohol or substance abuse or mental health issues?
Take immediate action and contact the Watkins Firm today or call 858-535-1511 to speak with one of our attorneys for a confidential, private and free consultation. Every moment you wait increases the likelihood of an adverse outcome if not the actual loss of your professional license.
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California Licensing Boards and Agencies
Each profession in California has it’s own board or agency which is responsible for licensing their professionals and providing oversight into their conduct. These include, but are not limited to:
- The Medical Board of California
- California Board of Registered Nursing
- California Department of Consumer Affairs’ Board of Pharmacy
- California Department of Consumer Affairs’ Physical Therapy Board
- California State Board of Psychology
- Dental Board of California
- California Board of Chiropractic Examiners
- California Department of Real Estate
- California Board of Accountancy
- California Department of Consumer Affairs’ Board of Professional Engineers, Land Surveyors and Geologists
- State Bar of California
These Boards and state agencies have the authority to investigate you, level an accusation and seek disciplinary action against you including but not limited to:
- Public reprimand
- Citation and or a fine
- Stipulated settlement
- License suspension
- License surrender
- License revocation
Your professional license is the foundation of your ability to practice and earn income in the State of California.
Contact Experienced and Proven San Diego Professional License Defense Attorneys
Are you searching for a proven San Diego professional license defense attorney and a firm who has represented all licensed professionals as well as doctors, nurses and the medical and healthcare industries for more than 30 years here in San Diego and Southern California? Do you need a strong law firm with experience representing and defending professionals during investigations into a professional license by a California licensing board?
We are here to help you. We will work together to develop a strategy to defend you against accusations, work through the peer review or hearing process and ultimately achieve the most positive outcome possible.
We invite you to review the strong recommendations of our clients and contact the Watkins Firm or call 858-535-1511 today for a free, private and confidential consultation.