Robert Jordan Funk

Robert Jordan Funk

Redding, California
The law firm of Kucera and Funk is comprised of two former prosecutors with virtually unparallelled criminal law and trial experience, including criminal defense experience.  John Kucera has been a criminal defense attorney for three decades after serving for five years as a Deputy District Attorney in Shasta County.  He has successfully handled some of Shasta Counties highest profile cases.  He is one of the most sought after criminal defense attorneys in Shasta and surrounding counties because he gets resutls.  Mr. Kucera has also served as a judge pro tempore in Shasta County.  Jordan Funk is a former District Attorney who has tried to verdict over 160 jury trials and as a defense attorney has obtained acquittals in cases ranging from arson to murder.  The firm prides itself in providing conscientious, competent and skilled criminal defense services at the highest level to clients throughout Northern California.  In every case, the sole objective is to obtain the best possible outcome for the client.  The firm values it's collegial relationships with prosecutors and judges but is prepared to litigate cases to obtain the best possble outcome for clients.  

Areas of Practice

  • 90% Criminal Defense
  • 5% Family Law
  • 5% Personal Injury

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1991


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
  • Utah State University
    • B.S.
    • Major: Political Science

Honors and Awards

  • Outstanding Oral Advocate, Law School, 1989 - Present
  • Co-author, Outstanding Appellate Court Brief, 1989 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Contra Costa County District Attorneys Office, Deputy District Attorney, 1990 - 1997