Attorney Shane Hoover

Gold River Criminal Defense Attorney

Attorney Shane Hoover comes to the Chastaine Law Office after several years as an investigator for the San Joaquin County Public Defender’s office.  Prior to working with the PD, he spent 20 years in the United States Army and currently serves in the reserves as the Chief Paralegal for a JAG unit.  While deployed in Iraq, he worked for Trial Defense Services doing criminal defense work, igniting his passion for helping those charged with criminal misconduct.

Shane combines his dedication, focus and commitment with his varied criminal defense experience to bring a methodically-honed approach to the courtroom.

  • BA in Political Science/History, University of Nebraska, Lincoln NE
  • JD, Humphrey’s Law School (location)
  • Member of the California Bar
  • Graduate of the Army Infantry school, Army Signal school, Judge Advocates General Paralegal school. Completed an abbreviated Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape training with the 75th Ranger Regiment.  Attended Airborne school.

Having been a member of a highly-trained Long Range Surveillance unit and acting as a Master Fitness Trainer, Shane enjoys running and has completed three half marathons with a full marathon in his sights.  He is also an avid reader and particularly enjoys the classic works of Alexander Dumas.

Gold River Criminal Attorney
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Michael Chastaine
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Shane Hoover