Law Office of Stephen M. North

Firm Overview

The office emphasizes helping people with the issues that can make life difficult after the divorce. I have more than thirteen years of experience in working with support issues and the state agencies that collect child support.

Example cases

We can help you with Divorce Assistance including: Spousal Support/Child Support Orders, Custody and Visitation Orders, Civil and Domestic Violence Restraining Orders.

Main Office
1 California Street
Auburn  CA  95603-5017
  • (530) 537-2498
  • (530) 823-0570


Free Initial Consultation?
No, but reduced rate of $100.
Services Offered For Fixed Fees?
Hourly Rates

Office Information

Office Hours
Monday through Thursday,
9:00am to 5:00pm
Closed from 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 for lunch.
9:00am to 12:00pm
Office Manager
Nicole Ochwat
Emergency After Hours

How did your firm decide on the primary area of practice(s)?

Family law gives me the most discretion with regard to case management and client relations.

What is your firm's point of view regarding clients educating themselves on legal issues?

I am all for it.

Is your firm willing to review documents prepared by clients?


Is your firm willing to coach clients who want to represent themselves?

Depending on the case and client.

Stephen North

2 years Deputy County Council for Solano County.

6 years District Attorney for Placer County (family support division).

Accumulated day-to-day interaction with attorneys and judges.

I patiently work through issues and avoid unnecessarily inflaming passions or tensions between the parties, as they need to co-parent for a very long time.

Personal interests:

Community organizations and involvement.

  • Bar Number: 153651
    California , 1991
  • McGeorge School of Law
    Juris Doctor , 1989
    Sacramento, CA
    Law Review
  • UCLA
    Bachelor of Arts , 1983
    Los Angeles, CA
    1983 Debate Team, National Champion.

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