Why Hire A Certified Family Law Specialist?

The decisions you make in divorce and family law proceedings can affect you the rest of your life. Why trust your situation to a less experienced lawyer when you can have a California certified specialist in family law?

Only a small percentage of attorneys may consider themselves a certified specialist in a particular practice area. Lawyers that hold this title have met strict demands laid out by their state's bar. They have extensive experience and they have demonstrated success in their field.

Becoming a Certified Specialist in Family Law

To be certified by the State Bar of California, a lawyer must:

  • Have focused at least 25 percent of his or her practice in the area of certification over the last five years
  • Be an active member of the State Bar of California
  • Pass a written exam
  • Show a high level of experience and achievement in the area
  • Complete at least 45 hours of continuing legal education in the selected area
  • Be in favorable standing with peers and judges

Certification as a specialist in family law requires that the attorney demonstrate considerable experience in handling family law matters including:

The lawyer must also show substantial involvement in the family law area, as demonstrated by court, hearing and counseling participation.

Law Offices of David M. Lederman

Our founding attorney, David M. Lederman, has met the above requirements; he is a specialist in family law as certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. In more than 25 years of practice, he has helped several clients achieve their goals in family law cases. With us, you receive quality legal representation from an experienced, competent lawyer.

Contact a Family Law Attorney Today

For a consultation with the Law Offices of David M. Lederman, call 866-463-2149 or send us an email.