Tom Mesereau defended a prominent spine surgeon who was charged by the California Attorney General with numerous abuses of alcohol. This included alleged abusive conduct towards a police officer that was recorded. Mr. Mesereau cross-examined the lead investigator detective, as well as the main accuser. Further, Mr. Mesereau put his client on the witness stand, as well as an expert witness. The client was acquitted on all counts.
Significance: This trial was in an administrative court before the presiding Administrative Law Judge, who called Mr. Mesereau’s performance one of the best he had seen.