Attorney Robert G. Cummings
Skilled Criminal Defense Advocate in Redwood City
Ever since his youth, Attorney Robert Gary Cummings has been highly competitive
and focused on winning. He competed in many types of sports, including
football, wrestling, karate, soccer, baseball, track, and tennis. He applied
this same eagerness of success to his academic life and earned a scholarship
to Arizona State University.
Achievements in Academics
During college, he made the Dean's List all four years. He was a member
of The Gold Key Society, Mortar Board, Beta Gamma Sigma, and the Order
of Omega. Furthermore, Robert became the recipient of many prestigious
scholarships for achievements in academics, including the Arizona Legislative
Research Scholarship, the Arizona State Regents General Scholarship, and
the John F. Miller Scholarship.
He also became highly involved in public speaking, competing in Toastmasters
International. He won the Arizona State University Humorous Speech Contest,
then placed as a runner-up in the Southwestern Regional Toastmasters International
Championships. He graduated from college magna cum laude with a Bachelor
of Science degree in accounting.
After earning his law degree, Robert started work at the Contra Costa County
District Attorney's Office, handling a wide variety of complex criminal
matters as a deputy district attorney, including white collar crimes,
DUI, narcotics, domestic violence, homicide, and more. From here, he went
on to work at the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office where
he served on the family violence unit. While prosecuting with Santa Clara,
he handled homicides, hate crimes, sex crimes, and other various criminal
matters. With his experience as a prosecutor, public speaker, and trial
lawyer, he is an invaluable resource to anyone who needs strong legal defense.
To get our Redwood City criminal defense lawyer on your side, please call
us at (650) 620-7290.
- Arizona State University - Bachelor of Science 1990
- Golden Gate University School of Law MS - Master of Science 1996
- University of California, Hastings College of the Law JD - Juris Doctor, 1999
Associations & Memberships
- Santa Clara County Bar Association
- American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
- American Bar Association
- San Mateo County Bar Association
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