Hosted by Attorney Louis Goodman


Sept. 27, 2020

State of the Pod 9/27/20 - Bonus Episode

Louis Goodman discusses 3 main topics. 1 The upcoming election. A. Why it's important to not only vote but to contribute to campa…

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Sept. 23, 2020

Annie Beles - USF

Annie Beles has tried over 50 cases to jury verdict and handled hundreds more. Most of her trials have involved serious felony c…

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Sept. 16, 2020

Phil Vaughns - McGeorge

Phil Vaughns describes growing up in Oakland, attending and playing football at Skyline High School, going on to Cal State Haywar…

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Sept. 9, 2020

Kim Burgess - Hastings

With experience as a Deputy District Attorney and Assistant Public Defender, Kim Burgess has practiced law in most jurisdictions …

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Sept. 2, 2020

Greg O'Connell - Golden Gate

Well liked by everyone at the Courthouse, former Alameda County Deputy District Attorney Greg O'Connell now practices with the le…

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Aug. 26, 2020

Eric Swalwell - United States Congress

Eric Swalwell represents the California 15th Congressional District. As a former Alameda County Deputy District Attorney he brin…

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Aug. 19, 2020

Jared Winter - Cal Western

Emphasizing criminal defense and personal injury, Jared Winter practices with Bonjour, Thorman, Burns & Dahm in Pleasanton. Born …

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Aug. 15, 2020

Steve Rubenstein - San Francisco Chronicle

Bonus Episode: The 4th Estate. If you're reading the Chron and you see an intro that's just so off-the-wall that it makes your he…

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Aug. 12, 2020

Nancy O'Malley - Carondelet

Alameda County District Attorney discusses protecting victims' rights as a priority since an early age. She is honored to sit beh…

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Aug. 5, 2020

David Lim - UCLA

Former Alameda County Deputy District Attorney, Former Mayor of San Mateo, David Lim joins me on the pod to discuss his career de…

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Aug. 1, 2020

Zach Thompson - Media Smack

Zach talks to us about website design, internet marketing, SEO campaigns, and living on a small ranch in Texas. MediaSmack desig…

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July 29, 2020

Carin Johnson - Chico

Carin and her husband, Peter, (who we'll get on the pod in the future) developed a firm that provides Criminal Defense and Juveni…

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July 25, 2020

Louis Goodman - Inside the Pod

Microphones, transcripts, quick Rock Harmon update, moving forward and a plug for podcasts in general. Inside the Pod talks about…

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July 22, 2020

Ernie Castillo - Reardon

Ernie Castillo tries the big tough cases. No set of facts is too explosive for him to deal with. He made time for the podcast i…

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July 15, 2020

Rock Harmon - USNA Annapolis

Rock Harmon pioneered forensic DNA evidence. He served on the OJ Simpson prosecution team, where DNA evidence first came to the …

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July 8, 2020

Waukeen McCoy - Hastings Winning large Civil Rights verdicts, and successfully arguing before the California Supreme Court,…

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July 5, 2020

Mike McElroy - U.S. Army

Born in San Francisco, initially raised in the North Beach Projects, Mike McElroy graduated from San Mateo High School before enl…

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July 1, 2020

Elliot Silver - Chigwell

Born in England, educated just outside of London, and then in Miami, Elliot Silver came to Alameda County and opened a successful…

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June 24, 2020

Lynn Gorelick - Cal Born in San Francisco, educated in the Bay Area, practicing in Alameda and Contra Costa Counties, …

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June 22, 2020

Louis - Podcast Update Louis gives an update about where the pod has been, where it's going, and some thoughts for future…

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June 17, 2020

Taylor Moudy - Santa Clara

Raised in Hayward and practicing in Hayward, Taylor is the quintessential tale of a local boy who makes his family and community …

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June 10, 2020

Rebecca Feigelson - Herzlia Originally from Maui, raised in South Africa, and admitted in New York and California, Rebecca Fei…

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May 31, 2020

Phil Schnayerson - Rutgers Guy

Sporting five decades of experience, Phil regales us with tales from the heyday of Haight Ashbury, Vista Volunteers, early bail p…

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May 28, 2020

Nabiel Ahmed - Hastings

A rising star in the Alameda County Criminal Justice System, Nabiel tells us about his upbringing in the Bay Area, College at UC …

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