At the Law Offices of Rives & Rives, we have over 30 years of experience representing clients in Pittsburg and throughout the Contra Costa County area. We are recognized for our dedication to protecting the rights and interests of our clients. We counsel client in the following areas of law: Need a Personal Injury Attorney or Criminal Defense lawyer? We specialize in Civil Litigation, & Business Law. Ronald Rives has earned an AV rating by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory, the highest rating for competence and ethics issued by that publication, and reserved for attorneys designated as outstanding in their field. Since the mid-1970's, our law firm has achieved extraordinary results for clients, sometimes in the face of overwhelming odds. We provide a Free initial consultation and case evaluation. Everything you say during the initial consultation is protected by the attorney-client privilege. No recovery, no fee on personal injury and wrongful death cases. Cost effective legal representation on criminal cases and in civil litigation. We bring you Aggressive & Cost Effective Legal Representation with over 30 years experience representing our clients in the Contra Costa County area. Civil litigation is one of our areas of expertise. WE ARE LAWYERS & ARE HERE TO HELP YOU. We have successfully tried many criminal defense cases. Our firm has developed substantial skills in the areas of investigation, negotiation, and defense. If you have been arrested or are under investigation by law enforcement in the Pittsburg area, your freedom and future may be at risk. Contact the best criminal defense attorney in the East Bay. Working together to create a defense strategy is essential. Our areas of practice include: Driving Under the Influence (DUI), Domestic Violence, Drug Related Offenses, Theft-Related Offenses and White Collar Crimes, Serious Felonies and Misdemeanors, & Custody Alternatives.