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Welcome to Crump, Bruchler & La Velle

probateWhether you have been here before or are here for the first time, your business and confidence are appreciated. Our law firm is the oldest in Lake County. Past and present lawyers associated with this firm, ranging from elected district attorneys to members of the Army's Judge Advocate General's Corps to Special Assistant U.S. Attorneys to a former managing partner of one of the largest law firms in California, have brought a rich variety of experience which benefits each client.

Our firm practices law in a wide variety of areas, ranging from family law, probate, trust matters and estate planning and taxation to real estate law, contracts and landlord-tenant disputes to administrative hearings and criminal law. The attorneys in our firm not only give advice, but back up that advice by litigating cases in all courts in Lake County and throughout California.

We are the oldest law firm in Lake County because we deliver quality legal services. To us, quality service means a high quality legal product, timely delivered, for a reasonable price.

We want you to feel comfortable and well represented by our law firm, so if you have any questions, please call. Part of our job is to provide you with sufficient information in order for you to make informed decisions.

Family Law

  • Divorces
  • Adoptions
  • Custody Disputes
  • Guardianships & Conservatorships

Personal Injuries

  • Auto Accidents
  • Slip and fall

Criminal Defense

  • D.U.I.’s
  • Misdemeanor


  • Contracts
  • Business Problems
  • Corporations
  • Partnerships


  • Wills & trust
  • Estate Planning
  • Taxation

Real Property

  • Evictions
  • Leases & Sales
  • Contracts
  • Litigation
Crump, Bruchler & La Velle
1175 N Main St.
Lakeport, CA 95453
Phone: 707-263-5607