I am a Family Law Mediator and Attorney - 28 years in Silicon Valley as a Board Certified Family Law Specialist and Family Law Judge Pro-tem and the last 10 years in Santa Barbara as a Mediator and Collaborative Law attorney. No more litigation . . .
When strangers ask me what I "do" I've always told them, "I help people through the most terrible, tramatic and tragic time in their life and I do it in a way that empowers them in their life so that they may better get on with the rest of their life."
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