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John Neal Griffith

John Neal Griffith

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Family

About Me

Attorney John Griffith has extensive litigation experience in all areas of Family Law practice and has had great success as a Family Law and Divorce Lawyer in the San Diego area.  He worked as an associate in two of the largest family law firms in San Diego County obtaining the position of managing partner of a well known North County firm managing and supervising a team of family lawyers and handling the firm's high profile cases before opening Griffith Law.

 

John has trial experience in San Diego Divorce, Paternity, and Domestic Violence Restraining Order Trials.  He has obtained favorable court orders for his child custody clients and specializes is preparing his clients for success at Family Court Services Mediation.  He also has several years of experience working on both sides of child support and spousal support cases.  

 

At Griffith, Young & Lass, you will hire a family lawyer that knows and understand family law, knows how San Diego Judges trend on inerpreting the law, and knows how to respond to client concerns.   

 

In addition to his family law practice, Mr. Griffith travels nationwide successfully​ representing applicants in security clearance administrative hearings.

 

A veteran of the United States Army, Mr. Griffith has volunteered in the San Diego area providing pro bono legal services to disabled U.S. military veterans.  

 

Griffith Law supports our men and women in uniform and offers a military discounted hourly rate to active duty service members.  

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Divorce & Separation: 60%
    7 years, 300 cases
  2. Family: 20%
    7 years, 300 cases
  3. Child Custody: 20%
    7 years, 300 cases

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

13 total 

  • Matthew J Mesnik

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Griffith is a very dedicated and passionate Family Law attorney. Mr. Griffith is also very honest. I have no doubts Mr. Griffith will treat a client fairly and get them through a divorce or custody disagreement with the utmost professionalism and passion. Each time I have Mr. Griffith as the opposing counsel on a case I am relieved knowing that he will be reasonable and professional and will work with me to try to resolve the issues that are in disagreement. Anyone should feel comfortable hiring Mr. Griffith to represent them in their family law case knowing they will be well represented.

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  • Steven Francis Schroeder

    I endorse this lawyer. I have reviewed this attorneys answers on AVVO and they are informative and accurate.

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Contact Info

Griffith, Young & Lass (Family Law and Divorce Lawyers)

171 Saxony.
Suite. 204
Encinitas, CA, 92024

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200905/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Pro Bono Honors RecipientThomas Jefferson School of Law2008

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerGriffith, Young & Lass2013 - Present
PartnerThe Edmunds Law Firm2010 - 2011

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Diego County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2009 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
MOTION TO QUASH GRANTED IN ABUSIVE DISCOVERY CASEN/A
MOTION TO EXPUNGE GRANTED IN HEAVILY LITIGATED SAN DIEGO DIVORCE CASE​In favor of client
SUCCESSFUL DEFENSE OF FALSE ALLEGATIONS OF DOMESTIC VIOLENCEIn favor of Client

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Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas Jefferson School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Georgia State UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts2003