David M. Lederman

David M. Lederman

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.

Mr. Lederman was appointed to the State Bar of California, Family Law Executive Committee (FLEXCOM) in 2013.

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


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

Walnut Creek, California
700 Ygnacio Valley Road
Suite 150
Walnut Creek, California 94596
Telephone: 866-463-2149
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