Getting divorced is a highly personal, emotionally charged, and complex experience. Knowing what to expect can help ease the stress and create a sense of security at a time when you may be uncertain about your future.

Although you are not required to have a San Francisco divorce lawyer to obtain a divorce in California, having experienced legal representation is necessary for navigating the complex process of dissolution or legal separation in California.

At our law firm in San Francisco, our divorce lawyers offer the skill and knowledge to handle even the most complex and contentious divorces, with the object of securing fair resolutions. If you’re seeking legal advice from an experience divorce attorney, contact our office today to schedule a consultation.


Our divorce lawyers are well-suited to develop targeted legal strategies for the unique circumstances of your marital dissolution in San Francisco. We advise, resolve, negotiate and litigate as appropriate based on the particular issues you face. We successfully negotiate on behalf of clients involved in highly contentious situations. We are diligent in discovering the complete marital estate, and seasoned in ensuring that the best interests of the children remain in the forefront of our clients’ cases.

We will walk you through the procedures for initiating divorce or pursuing a formal legal separation in California. We will explain all steps in the divorce process so that you can prepare yourself and make informed decisions at each stage. Our attorneys are well-versed in all divorce situations and collateral issues, including:

  • The role of mediation, even in complex and high-conflict divorce
  • Temporary orders for custody, support, and marital property
  • All facets of property division and community property disputes
  • All matters of custody, visitation, and child support
  • Alimony (married couples) and Marvin actions (unmarried couples)
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements (creating or litigating)
  • Domestic violence restraining orders
  • Bankruptcy in the context of divorce
  • Post-divorce modifications of court orders