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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 -- 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 >

Chris Brown -- OUT OF REHAB ... On Community Service Beat

Chris Brown
OUT OF REHAB On Community Service Beat

Chris Brown  is out of rehab ... because he has something more pressing ... community service.TMZ first reported ... Brown checked into a Malibu rehab facility for anger management 16 days… READ MORE >

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Chris Brown Sues Clubgoer:  She's a 'Drunken Liar'

Chris Brown
Sues Clubgoer She's a 'Drunken Liar'

Chris Brown is giving a woman accusing him of battery a choice:1.  She's a complete liar seeking a payout2.  She's trying to deflect blame for her humiliating drunken escapadesBrown's… READ MORE >

- 403 days ago
Chris Brown -- I Know I Have an Anger Problem

Chris Brown
I Know I Have an Anger Problem

Chris Brown met with his probation officer Friday, and he squarely acknowledged he has a BIG problem with his temper ... TMZ has learned.Sources familiar with the situation tell TMZ ... Brown… READ MORE >

- 414 days ago
Chris Brown's Attorney -- Fishy Post-Rehab Encounter

Chris Brown
Attorney Has Fishy Post-Rehab Encounter

Chris Brown's attorney Mark Geragos was totally open to talking right after he dropped Chris at a rehab facility -- but the hot topic on his mind was fish ... and yes, we took the bait.Too soon to… READ MORE >

- 417 days ago
Chris Brown -- 3-Month Rehab Stint for Anger Issues

Chris Brown
3-Month Rehab Stint For Anger Issues

Chris Brown will spend up to 3 MONTHS in a Malibu rehab joint for his anger problems ... TMZ has learned.Sources connected to the singer tell TMZ ... there has been no firm decision on the precise… READ MORE >

- 417 days ago
Chris Brown -- Enters Rehab for Anger Management

Chris Brown
Enters Rehab for Anger Management

Chris Brown has just entered a rehab facility for anger management issues ... presumably to deal with his temper problems and to blunt a possible prison sentence.Sources tell TMZ ... Brown's… READ MORE >

- 417 days ago
Chris Brown -- My Lawyer's a STUD -- He Deserves a Lamborghini

Chris Brown
My Lawyer's a STUD He Deserves a Lambo

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- 492 days ago
Chris Brown -- Hit-and-Run Case DISMISSED!

Chris Brown
Hit-and-Run Case DISMISSED!

Chris Brown's hit-and-run case was just dismissed, even though prosecutors argued Chris deserved to be punished and punished severely for his alleged vehicular misdeed.Chris and the victim struck… READ MORE >

- 493 days ago
Chris Brown SNEAKS Into Jail!

Chris Brown
SNEAKS INTO JAIL!

Chris Brown pulled a fast one Monday ... turning himself in at an L.A. jail for his hit-and-run case -- a day ahead of schedule.TMZ has learned ... Brown showed up at the Van Nuys jail at around 2… READ MORE >

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