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After an accident, it’s natural to have questions about your legal rights. Our team is here to help. Contact our office and let us handle the details of your case so you can focus on healing and spending time with your loved ones. Backed by decades of experience, our firm will apply skill, perspective, and acuity as we fight for maximum compensation on your behalf.

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Calvin C. Schneider III

Calvin C. Schneider, III is an attorney with extensive experience in both civil and criminal litigation, trials and appeals in federal and state courts. He has represented individuals as well as businesses in a multitude of cases, including but not limited to, personal injury, auto, trucking and motorcycle accidents, wrongful death, product defects, premises liability, professional malpractice, breach of contract, misrepresentation, malicious prosecution, insurance and unfair business practices. In civil cases, he has obtained million and multi-million dollar jury verdicts and settlements on behalf of plaintiffs, and defense verdicts for his clients being sued. In criminal cases, he has obtained “not-guilty” jury verdicts on misdemeanor to felony cases.
Mr. Schneider received his law degree from Southwestern University School of Law in Los Angeles, California in 1996. With a small savings earned working as a certified law clerk during law school, Mr. Schneider opened his own law practice in December, 1996 after becoming a sworn Attorney and Counselor at Law. Since the beginning, Mr. Schneider has dedicated his legal career to helping individuals, families and small businesses who have fallen on tough times. Most of his clients come from referrals by past clients, friends, expert witnesses, police officers, attorneys and opposing counsel.
Mr. Schneider is a member of the American Bar Association, The State Bar of California and the Los Angeles County Bar Association. He also volunteers his time in the community through church and coaching Orange County youth flag football, soccer, softball and baseball teams.


Robert M. Viefhaus

Robert M. Viefhaus is a trial attorney who has practiced law in Orange County, California for over 40 years. He has tried to verdict over 300 jury trials in state and federal courts in California, Texas and Tennessee, and has litigated both criminal and personal injury cases throughout his career. He has also represented clients before the State Board of Education, the Medical Board, the Labor Board, the Chiropractic Board, the Department of Real Estate, the Board for Professional Engineers and Land Surveyors, as well as the State Bar of California.
Mr. Viefhaus graduated from Loyola University in Los Angeles, California with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Economics in 1965, and obtained his law degree in 1969. He began his legal career with the Los Angeles County Public Defender’s office in 1970 and entered private practice in 1975. His career has been dedicated to helping people in need of professional and tenacious legal representation and his business has flourished through referrals from friends, family, prior clients, and others in the legal profession.
Sadly, Mr. Viefhaus passed away on July 8, 2012 after a courageous battle with cancer. Notwithstanding, his legacy and commitment to those less fortunate endures through his law firm, Viefhaus & Schneider.


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About Our Firm

The law offices of Viefhaus and Schneider are attorneys with extensive experience in both civil and criminal litigation, trials and appeals in federal and state courts. 

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  • Address: 18377 Beach Blvd #331A, Huntington Beach, CA 92648

  • Phone: (714) 841-7400

  • Email: info@vslegal.org

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