I am a sole practitioner and will devote myself personally to working with you to achieve results. My style is direct, fair and efficient. I provided services as attorney for the case, hourly consultant on limited issues, or as a mediator.
I have been in practice for 35 years, and over 18 years have been devoted to California family law issues. I have experience working with both traditional and nontraditional families and with men and women. Some couples have had long relationships, and some brief ones. I serve clients in Alameda County (Oakland, Hayward, Fremont, Berkeley, San Leandro) as well as cities in Contra Costa County, and I do so while applying a few simple principles to every case:
* That open, honest communication between me and you is the key to a successful outcome;
*That the interests of children are of paramount importance in any family law dispute;
*That courtroom litigation may sometimes be necessary, but methods like mediation and negotiation give clients control, leading to more satisfying outcomes;
*That long-lasting resolutions are preferable to making you return to court repeatedly.
To arrange a consultation please call me at 510 535-1652 or send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
You and your family deserve closure.
Family law issues can quickly become heated and time-consuming affairs, keeping your family from finding the peace you require to move on with your lives. I have a collaborative and cooperative approach that is designed to get your family through the trying time as quickly and in as respectful a manner as possible. When required, I am an aggressive, fair advocate in the courtroom.
My approach to family law issues such as divorce and property division, child custody and spousal support leads to positive outcomes and attitudes.
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