Christopher Charles Melcher

Christopher Charles Melcher

Child Custody Lawyer
Woodland Hills, CA




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About Me

Christopher C. Melcher is Chair of The State Bar of California Family Law Section for the 2011-2012 term, which has over 3,800 members, making it the largest family law organization in California. His practice focuses on complex divorce litigation and the preparation of premarital and post-marital agreements. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML), Southern...

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Payment Types

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Hourly ($550/hour)

Client Reviews

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Best Lawyer to have on your corner

Posted by: Claudio almost 3 years ago.

Mr. Melcher helped me through a very long and contested divorce. In many different situations he always had the ability to determine what the real...


Posted by: Steve over 2 years ago.

I've been a litigator for over 16 years, and I've chosen Chris to counsel and represesent me in a couple of family law matters over the past six...
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Mary J Quin
Mary Quin

Camarillo, CA

Over 2 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Melcher is a hard working and honest attorney. A strong advocate for his clients. I strongly endorse this attorney and...
Dmitry Gorin
Dmitry Gorin

Los Angeles, CA

Over 4 years ago

Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

I endorse this lawyer's work. Hard-working, ethical, and tenacious.
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1994 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 09/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2003 – present

Walzer & Melcher LLP


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1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Pepperdine University School of Law


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2010 The President's Council on Service and Civic Participation

President’s Volunteer Service Award


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1994- present Member

State Bar of California

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Showing 2 of 10 publications

2012 Make the Tax Code Your Friend–and Alimony More Palatable

American Bar Association, The Family Advocate

2010 A Step toward Tax Equality for Registered Domestic Partners

Speaking Engagements

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2012 Family Law Fundamentals: Disclosures

at Webinar

2012 Divorce Tax - Simple Answers to Complex Questions

at Webinar

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