Elizabeth A. Du Par, Esq.

Elizabeth DuPar has practiced family and civil law in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 20 years. She is admitted to both the California and Massachusetts bar. With a graduate degree in both law and psychology, she has the expertise to assist you.

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Firm Overview

Elizabeth DuPar has practiced family and civil law in the San Francisco Bay Area for over 20 years. She has a Masters in Psychology and Juris Doctorate degree from Santa Clara University. She received recognition by the Santa Clara Bar Association for her excellent service assisting pro bono clients. She has represented executives of Fortune 500 companies and individuals in complex marital dissolutions involving real estate, property division, support and issues pertaining to stock options and restricted stock units. She has also been successful with child custody and child support cases. She has successfully litigated complex high net worth cases from the Silicon Valley to Marin County.


She was interviewed by Forbes magazine based on her expertise for an article on prenuptial agreements in the Silicon Valley. She has prepared prenuptial and post nuptial agreements for CEOs and executives and other high net worth individuals who are seeking solutions in regards to California community property and spousal support laws. With her expertise in pre and post nuptials agreements, she has assisted clients in drafting estate and trust planning, taking into account international law.


Finally, she has represented both tenants and landlords in eviction issues and real estate disputes. As a dedicated attorney she will work to provide you with zealous and effective legal representation.


Ms. Du Par has been a resident of Marin County for over eighteen years. Prior to moving to Marin County she had an office in Palo Alto, CA located on University Avenue. She speaks French fluently and is available to assist French speaking clients.

Main Office

DuPar Law & Associates
PO Box 992
Sausalito  CA  94966

Phone
  • 415.729.9263
Fax
  • 415.520.3671

Fees

Free Initial Consultation?

Yes

Services Offered For Fixed Fees?

I offer basic estate planning package for a fixed fee of $2,500

Hourly Rates

Hourly rates are $350

Office Information

Office Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Emergency After Hours

Yes

Languages Spoken

English, French

Other Offices



Divorce
I have been a divorce attorney for over twenty years in the San Francisco Bay area.
I first opened my practice in downtown San Jose, California. I participated in many of the bar association pro bono activities and I was given several awards or recognition. I was successful in many cases ranging from false accusations of child abuse to representing a CEO of a toy company. Both cases resolved in my client's favor.

My second office was located on University Avenue in Palo Alto, California where I was situated for eight years. Here I had the privilege of working on several high net worth cases and gained expertise in stock options, executive packages, and trust issues. I was mentioned in an article in Forbes magazine in June 2000.

I relocated to Sausalito in Marin County where I opened a law office on Caledonia Street in Sausalito in 1998. I operated out of two offices for a couple of years with one located in the Silicon Valley and one located in Marin.

I provide excellent representation to my clients, and have had many successful resolution of cases. I have a graduate degree in psychology as well as a doctorate in law.

I look forward to meeting you and being of service to you with your current family law situation.

Elizabeth DuPar




Education



  • University of Washington 1976

  • Seattle University, Washington 1980 BA Psychology

  • Santa Clara University 1985-1987, MA Psychology

  • Santa Clara University 1991 JD Juris Doctorate


Professional Associations and Memberships



  • California State Bar, 1992 to present

  • Massachusetts State Bar, 2010 to present

  • Marin County Bar Association




License
  • Bar Number: California Bar
    California , 1992
  • Bar Number: Massachusetts Bar
    Massachusetts , 2010
  • Bar Number: United States Distri
    California , 1992
  • Bar Number: United States Distri
    California , 2010
Education
  • University of Washington
    Two years undergraduate study , 1977
    Seattle, WA

    Two years undergraduate

  • Seattle University
    BA with Honors , 1980
    Seattle, WA
  • Santa Clara University School of Law
    Juris Doctorate , 1991
    Santa Clara, CA
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