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Mark Geragos

Mark John Geragos (born October 5, 1957) is an Armenian-American criminal defense attorney. Clients that he represented include Michael Jackson, actress Winona Ryder, politician Gary Condit, Susan McDougal and Scott Peterson. He was also involved in the Whitewater controversy. Geragos represented suspended NASCAR driver Jeremy Mayfield, Paul and Kulbir Dhaliwal, two brothers injured after a tiger escaped in San Francisco Zoo, and musician Chris Brown, who pleaded guilty in the assault of his then girlfriend Rihanna. In addition, he assisted the family of David Carradine during the investigation of his accidental auto-erotica induced death. He is considered a "celebrity lawyer". Geragos was born in Los Angeles, California. He attended high school at Flintridge Preparatory School in La Canada, CA., and graduated with honors. He received his bachelor's degree from Haverford College in 1979 and his Juris Doctor (J.D.) from Loyola Law School in 1982. He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1983. Currently, Geragos is the managing partner at The Law Offices of Geragos and Geragos, a 13-person law firm in Los Angeles. Geragos handles criminal defense and civil litigation. An

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Chris Brown
I Settled 2 Assault Cases For Chump Change

Chris Brown is a little lighter today ... he just lost more than a $100K, but in return got rid of 2 pesky lawsuits.Sources connected to Chris tell TMZ ... the guy who Chris punched in Washington… READ MORE >

Chris Brown -- FELONY Prosecution Possible In DC Assault Case

Chris Brown
Worse Than He Thought FELONY Prosecution Possible

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Chris Brown -- I'm Not a Prisoner, So Don't Treat Me Like One!

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I'm NOT a Prisoner So Don't Treat Me Like One!

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- 240 days ago
Chris Brown -- Action Hero Attorney Launches Get Out of Jail Plan

Chris Brown
Action Hero Attorney Launches Get Out of Jail Plan

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- 252 days ago
Chris Brown -- I'm Being Extorted By a Sore Basketball Loser!

Chris Brown
I'm Being Extorted By a Sore Basketball Loser

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Chris Brown -- Prosecutor Wants Him JAILED -- NOW

Chris Brown
D.A. Wants Him Jailed ... Now

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- 297 days ago
Chris Brown -- I'm NOT Copping a Deal in My Assault Case

Chris Brown
I'm Not Copping a Deal in My Assault Case

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- 323 days ago
Chris Brown -- Don't Make Me Go To D.C.!

Chris Brown
Don't Make Me Go to D.C.!

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- 370 days ago
Chris Brown -- Ordered to Anger Management Rehab for 90 Days

Chris Brown
Ordered To Anger Management Rehab for 90 Days

Chris Brown just got confined for 90 days ... but not in jail ... in rehab.Brown and his lawyer, Mark Geragos, were just in court for a progress report in the Rihanna beating case.  TMZ broke… READ MORE >

- 372 days ago
Chris Brown -- OUT OF REHAB ... On Community Service Beat

Chris Brown
OUT OF REHAB On Community Service Beat

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