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Cianchetta & Associates

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Cianchetta & Associates

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Peter Lawrence Cianchetta

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Bankruptcy & Debt, Estate, Divorce & Family Law, Litigation
Compassionate & Aggressive Representation

Peter Cianchetta is an attorney with an accounting background. Peter graduated with Honors from Golden Gate University with a BS in Accounting and Gr... (more)

"Pete and crew are the best attorneys in Elk Grove. Very knowledgeable and I highly recommend them for your legal needs.nHe gets the job done."

  1 year ago     Christopher Lombardo


"Excellent estate planning."

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"Peter is a 10 Star attorney. He is very smart, quick, well resourced, looks for loopholes and does everything in his power to make sure you are taken care of in the best possible manner no matter your difficulties. Our family has used Peter's services for nearly 5 years and referred many to him. Everyone has the same thing to say about Peter -- he is many notches above the ordinary. He is never 'off' work as he is always seeking more information and checking every avenue possible. Because of this he save me thousands of dollars. Another client I know personally, received a bonus she didn't even know she was eligible for but Peter found it and let her know. We know you will be just as please as we were and are."

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Cianchetta & Associates
8788 Elk Grove Blvd
Elk Grove, CA 95624
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