David M. Lederman

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Antioch, California

Mr. Lederman is a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Contra Costa County Bar Association's Family Law Section and served as Section President in 2008.

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Family Law & Domestic Relations

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Domestic Relations - Family Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1995
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1997


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D. - 1995
  • University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California
    • B.A. - 1989

Published Works

  • "Commercial Laws of East Asia" (Contributing Author), 1997
  • "Immigration Essentials for the Family Law Practitioner", Contra Costa Lawyer, Vol.13, No.5, May, 2000
  • "DCSS Liaison Report: An Overview of the New Automated Child Support System for Family Law Practitioners", Contra Costa Lawyer, February, 2007
  • Contributor, In Chancery, The Contra Costa Family Law Section Newsletter


  • Faculty, "Handling California Divorce Cases From Start to Finish", National Business Institute Seminar
  • Divorce Litigation from Start to Finish, National Business Institute (NBI), 2014
  • How Technology Can Get You Sued, 2010
  • What Family Court Judges Want You to Know, National Business Institute (NBI), 2010
  • Successful Financial Settlement for your Divorce Client, National Business Institute (NBI), 2007
  • Handling California Divorce Litigation from Start to Finish, National Business Institute (NBI), 2004

Honors and Awards

  • Selected as one of the "Top 100 Family lawyers" in California in 2014 by the American Society of Legal Advocates, 2014
  • Traynor Honor Society
  • International Moot Court "Top Ten" Advocate

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, Board of Directors
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section, President, 2008
  • State Bar of California
  • Association of Certified Family Law Specialists
  • State Bar of California Family Law Executive Committee (FLEXCOM), 2013 - 2015


  • Mandarin Chinese

Antioch, California
3432 Hillcrest Avenue
Suite 100
Antioch, California 94531
Telephone: 866-463-2149
Fax: 925-522-8877

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