Automotive Defense Specialists Announces New Post on Handling a Bureau of Automotive Repair Argument

San Francisco, California – April 22, 2022. Automotive Defense Specialists, a team of best-in-class defense attorneys for SMOG technicians and auto repair shops is proud to announce a new post about arguing with a decision by the California Bureau of Automotive Repair. The post details some of the challenges that hard-working “working class” technicians may face when confronting well-educated and well-paid state attorneys.Bureau of Automotive Repair argument

“Auto shop owners and smog technicians don’t need to learn any fancy legal terms to argue with the Bureau of Auto Repair. It’s our job as defense attorneys to know the legalistic terms,” explained attorney William Ferreira of Automotive Defense Specialists. “We understand the language of this state regulatory agency and know how to respond to help our clients get through it and move on quickly.”

The auto repair and SMOG testing community can review the new post by Automotive Defense Specialists at The post explains the best strategy for a dispute with the Bureau of Automotive Repair. The state regulatory agency can use specialized language to explain details around a SMOG citation letter. The legal team can investigate and clarify the charges to help defend a case in court. The defense attorneys can support the legal needs of SMOG shop owners, auto repair shop owners, and smog-testing technicians. Legal matters from the Bureau of Auto Repair may include the following: licensing issues, interim suspension orders, and STAR invalidation letters.

For example, the SMOG business community can review the page for an auto defense attorney at SMOG shop owners can reach out to a team of defense attorneys, who will work hard to represent them against the California state regulatory agency’s efforts to “shut down” an auto repair shop.


Here is the background on this release. The “legalese” surrounding administrative law might confuse many hard-working auto repair professionals. A Bureau of Automotive repair argument can include regulatory terms and professional language uncommon to a plain-speaking auto shop technician. The value of speaking to an attorney with a background as an auto repair professional could be important. An attorney familiar with the regulatory language surrounding SMOG accusations could help translate the case to a defendant and help clear up misunderstandings. SMOG technicians and small automotive repair business owners ready to defend a livelihood from a Bureau of Auto Repair argument can “get to the point” and receive clear direction in how to defend their rights.


Automotive Defense Specialists is a top law firm representing auto repair facilities, SMOG check stations, and technicians in every facet of their legal needs, including the Bureau of Automotive Repair letters, citations, and invalidations. The legal team can help auto shops respond to a Bureau of Auto Repair defense letter. The company offers phone consultations to auto shops, mechanics, technicians, and others facing disciplinary actions from the California Bureau of Automotive Repair.
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