It may not take a rocket scientist to be a lawyer, but Mark Cantrell has been both. Before he started his career as a criminal defense trial lawyer in Riverside, California in 1994, he was a scientist working on classified military missile programs at the former Norton Air Force Base in San Bernardino. You can learn more about Mark Cantrell’s story in this article from the Press Enterprise.
Mark Cantrell is currently an adjunct professor of mathematics at Riverside City College. He previously taught at the University of California. He feels a calling to teach at a community college because he wants to help people of all ages and backgrounds achieve their goals in life. He has seen how earning a college degree or vocational certificate can change a life of despair into a life of achievement.
Mark Cantrell is well known in the Riverside criminal defense community as a passionate trial attorney with many successful cases to his credit. The biggest mistake an accused person can make is to retain an attorney who does not do trials. The District Attorney has no reason to compromise and give you a break if your attorney is known as a “plea bargain” attorney.