Over 20 Yearsofof personal legal service
The practice of law a service to the people. My relationships with clients often start at my firm but develop into lifelong friendships that stand the test of time. I strive not only to understand my clients’ legal needs but to relate to each client on an individual level.
As a Santa Maria native, my first commitment is to the well-being of my community. After earning my Bachelor of Arts in Law and Society from UCSB and my Juris Doctorate from the UCLA School of Law, I began my practice back in my hometown. As part of my commitment to the community, I have served with a wide range of foundations, councils, and ministries.
Sitting in my office doesn’t help me understand your vision—seeing how it works and meeting the staff does.
Understanding the culture and dynamic of your company helps me help you create the right plan.
Your company’s values should be reflected and represented in your plan of action.
Whatever the circumstances are, we will pull together to figure out the best next steps.
It can be challenging to find an attorney who can truly understand your situation and then implement the required solution, but Mario Juarez can do just that. Mr. Juarez has been our attorney for the past ten years, and I would not want it any other way. The level of comfort that Mr. Juarez provides allows me to stay focused on what I do, knowing that he can take care of anything that may come up over time.
Mario Juarez is a lifelong resident of Santa Maria, and he has dedicated his knowledge and skill to helping our WEV clients. Mario has provided consistent and positive support for over 10 years. He provides 45- to 60-minute presentations in Spanish for our 14-week self-employment training course, Thank you for all you do for the WEV, Mario!
Jet Boat Performance is a family-operated business. We have depended on Mr. Juarez for professional guidance and assistance in our business matters, decisions, and documents for several years now. Mr. Juarez and his staff are accessible, responsive, very fair, and polite.
Mario helped our family get our estate plan in place. We were extremely happy with his services. The process was made simple. We are very happy that our family is now protected given Mario’s help.
Mario has the moral compass I was looking for when I selected an attorney. He is a family man and active member in his community. Mario is a full-service Attorney who has helped our family and my business on multiple legal matters. Whether assistance in the execution of a large estate, labor law disputes, running a small business or establishing a corporation, he covers it all. He is quick and responsive and gives you the information you need to move forward. His care and compassion for his clients gives assurance he has their best interest at heart
We owe it to our families to prepare for the future. I know it isn’t easy to face our mortality, but the hard work and care we put into providing for our families should extend as far into the future as we can plan. I will work with you to equip you with the best legal tools to ensure your estate plan fits your values, vision, and priorities.
I make it a point to be available to my clients.
Know that you can reach your attorney.
As an estate planning instructor through the Allan Hancock Community Education program. This program helps keep the door of educational opportunity open for students and adults in the community. I've also served as the President of the Allan Hancock College Foundation guiding it's mission to provide affordable education.
I have years of experience serving San Luis Obispo, and the surrounding areas including Paso Robles, Arroyo Grande and more.
The Santa Barbara real estate market provides me with many opportunities to represent locals with their legal challenges.
I grew up in Santa Maria and many of my family and long time friends and clients are here. I'm proud to call this city my home.
My investment in my community drives my practice. Creating a business? Have real estate issues? Contract or lease disputes? Planning your estate? I am here to help. My clients’ successes are my successes.Whether you are forming a business from the ground up or managing an existing organization, I have the experience needed to guide you along your journey. I help protect you as you work toward your goals and carefully navigate any roadblocks that arise along the way.
Additionally, I possess substantial knowledge of real estate law and can be an asset during your sale or purchase. I draft fair contracts, facilitate effective negotiations, and resolve disputes quickly. I can also educate you on how to prepare your property and assets for the future.When you work with me, you work with a friend, a neighbor, an ally. I strive to relate to you on a personal level. Know that I will listen until I have a sense of what is important to you and how to go about achieving your desired outcome.