Attorney C. Emmett Mahle has worked in the criminal law arena for over 35 years. Emmett graduated with a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from The United States Military Academy at West Point, New York., and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant of Infantry. Emmett later served in combat in Viet Nam in 1970 as a Captain commanding an Infantry Company of 120 soldiers. He later obtained his MBA in Business Management from Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, Michigan, and his law degree from The McGeorge School of Law, The University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California. Emmett then worked as a Deputy District Attorney in Stanislaus County, (Modesto, California), where he completed over 30 criminal jury trials. Emmett then opened his own trial practice in Sacramento, California, where he completed over 100 serious felony, criminal jury trials in both the Federal and State arenas. Emmett is a retired Full Colonel from the United States Army Reserve with over 27 years of service.