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Attorney Robert L. MarshallRobert L. Marshall

Chico Criminal Defense Attorney

"I'm here to help, not to judge."

Attorney Robert (Bob) L. Marshall is dedicated to defending people accused of crimes in Northern California. He has handled every sort of case and tried more than 100 jury cases, including murder, assault, theft, DUI, and sex offenses.

Serving Clients with Experience & Dedication

Bob spent more than a decade as a television journalist, when several local lawyers and judges encouraged him to make a career change.

After several years in private practice in Chico, he joined the Mendocino County Public Defender's office in 2003 as the senior trial lawyer to get more experience with serious felonies, including murder cases.

In 2005, he moved to the Solano County Public Defender's Office. Then, in 2007, he returned home to Butte County to reestablish his private practice.

Bob is on the board of governors of California Attorneys for Criminal Justice, the nation's largest statewide organization of criminal defense attorneys and allied professionals. CACJ shares Bob's passion for protecting the rights of people accused of crimes and reforming the criminal justice system.

Professional Memberships

  • Butte County Bar Association
  • California Public Defenders Association

Learn From Those He Has Represented

5 / 5 stars
Mr. Marshall is a fantastic, compassionate and committed person and that translates into his service. Never once did I feel like a client. I felt like a friend, who had a friend that could assist me in my legal situation. Without a doubt I say Robert Marshall is a dedicated and loyal attorney to the people who retain his expertise and 5 star service.

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Personal Information

When he's not in the courtroom, motorcycle road racing is one of Bob's passions. He has two very nice dogs... and a very confused cat who thinks he's a dog, too. His favorite book is Cat's Cradle by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. People are often surprised by his knowledge of early punk rock and new wave music from his days in college radio.

Learn more about Bob by calling our firm at (530) 405-2944.

MY CLIENTS SHARE THEIR EXPERIENCE

  • “Mr Marshall is attentive and will fight like a bulldog and I know for a fact that he is only concerned for his client and justice”

    Darrin
  • “His professionalism and knowledge are top notch.”

    Anonymous
  • “Bob Marshall told me to stay calm and he would handle everything. I never even had to go to court on the case. ”

    Tony
  • “I owe my freedom to this man. He made calls to me on HIS time, and helped make sure I did everything I needed to do.”

    Anthony
  • “We were very pleased with the outcome and attorney service.”

    Anonymous
  • “Without a doubt I say Robert Marshall is a dedicated and loyal attorney to the people who retain his expertise ”

    Issac H.
  • “During the time I have retained Mr. Marshall's services he had proved himself both professional and competent.”

    Mary M.
  • “You couldn’t find a smarter more tenacious lawyer to advocate for you.”

    Eric S.

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