Randy Kravis’s practice is limited exclusively to criminal appeals and writs. Mr. Kravis began his legal career in the Navy JAG Corps, where he served for four years as a lieutenant.
Ian Graham is a founding partner in KGZ’s post-conviction practice. He has a broad range of post-conviction experience, including successfully overturning a murder conviction and a double life sentence.
Attorney Bruce Zucker began his career as a United States Probation Officer in Los Angeles, where he conducted pre-sentence investigations and supervised white collar offenders. Mr. Zucker was quickly promoted to supervisorial positions and received commendations for his work.
Of Counsel Attorneys
Attorney Maya Emig focuses her area of practice on parole and post-conviction law. She is a former attorney with the California Parole Advocacy Program, where she represented thousands of parolees in parole revocation matters.
Parole is a period of supervision that follows an individual after their release from prison. Most inmates will automatically be released to parole after finishing their “determinate” sentence.
Young offenders can be tried as adults and sentenced to extremely long or even life sentences as young as 14. In 2013, California passed a law changing child sentencing practices for certain crimes.
Effective January 1, 2016, SB 261 extends the unique youth offender parole process created in SB 260 (above) to inmates who committed crimes between the ages of 14-22, but were tried as adults.