Candice L. Fields

Candice L. Fields

Sole Practitioner
Location:
Sacramento, California
Phone:
916-414-8050
Fax:
916-790-9450
Email:

With two decades of experience as a litigator, Candice Fields represents individuals and entities in both federal and state court. While specializing in white collar criminal defense, Candice defends clients facing other felony and misdemeanor charges, as well.

Business disputes often arise in conjunction with other legal problems. Candice Fields' career includes significant experience in business litigation. Thus, she can assist clients with their legal issues, whether criminal or civil in nature.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Mail Fraud
  • Wire Fraud
  • Bank Fraud
  • Money Laundering
  • Structuring
  • Real Estate and Mortgage Fraud
  • Tax Evasion
  • Securities Fraud
  • Health and Healthcare Fraud
  • DUI
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Fraud
  • Negligence
  • Pre-Indictment
  • Federal Grand Jury
  • Grand Jury Subpoena
  • Grand Jury Witness/Testimony
  • Environmental Crime
  • Breach of Contract
  • Federal Criminal Defense
  • Unlicensed Contractor
  • Hit and Run
  • Computer/Cyber Crime
  • Embezzlement
  • Forgery

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1995
  • California, 1994

Education

  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D. - 1994
    • Honors: Competed on the Roger J. Traynor California Moot Competition Team
  • University of California, Davis, Davis, California
    • B.A. - 1986
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Rhetoric & Communication

Honors and Awards

  • Selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers (Northern California) for White Collar Criminal Defense, 2011 - 2016
  • Named "Top Lawyer" for White Collar Criminal Defense, as published in Sacramento Magazine, 2015 - 2016
  • Named "Best of the Bar" for White Collar Criminal Defense, as published in Sacramento Business Journal, 2016 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, Lawyer Representative, 2010 - 2012
  • California - Eastern District, Conference Committee, Co-Chair, Member-At-Large , 2008 - 2012
  • Federal Bar Association, 2007 President, 2005 - Present
  • Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference, Lawyer Representative - Conference Committee Member, 2011 - 2012
  • Third District Court of Appeal Conference Committee, Member , 2012 - Present
  • Anthony M. Kennedy American Inn of Court, Attorney Master, 2013 - Present
  • Magistrate Judge Merit Selection Panel, Chair, 2012 - 2013
  • Criminal Justice Act (CJA) Defense Panel for Eastern District of California, Felony Panel Member
  • Third Appellate District Historical Society, Co-Chair, 2013 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Kronick, Moskovitz, Tiedemann & Girard, Of Counsel, 2008 - 2012
  • Segal & Kirby, Associate, 2002 - 2008
  • McDonough, Holland & Allen, Associate, 2000 - 2002
  • Segal & Kirby, Associate, 1996 - 2000
  • Thompson, Meade & Nielsen, Associate, 1994 - 1996
  • United States Attorney's Office, Student Law Clerk, 1992 - 1994

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono Panel - California Eastern District, 2008 - Present