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James Allan Hennenhoefer

James Allan Hennenhoefer

Practice areas:

Family

About Me

PROFESSIONAL:
1971-date Private practice, Family Law, James A. Hennenhoefer, A.P.C.


1981-date Expert Witness


1990-date Certified Mediator/Arbitrator


1975-date Judge (Pro Tem) Superior Court


  


PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: Fellow


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Foundation Life Member


American Academy of Matrimonial Arbitrators Association


American Academy of Matrimonial Mediators Association


American College of Family Trial Lawyers: Diplomate


International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers


Executive Committee: California State Bar, Family Law Section


American Bar Association, Family Law Section


California Judicial Council: Family Law Advisor


Council of Section Chairs, State Bar of California


 


PROFESSIONAL CONTINUING EDUCATION:


California State Bar Certified Specialist: Family Law


Certified Fellow American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers


Frequent Lecturer Family Law: CEB and AAML Southern California Institute


Frequent Lecturer on ESI, e-Discovery and Electronic Evidence


Certified Matrimonial Law Arbitrator - AAML


Certified Matrimonial Law Mediator - AAML


Graduate of the Georgetown Law Advanced ESI Program; ASU Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law ESI Program; and, the e-Discovery and Digital Evidence Conference and Symposium offered by the LawCLE Center


 
HONORS/PROFESSIONAL MANAGERIAL POSITIONS:


San Diego Magazine "Best Lawyers", (2005-to date)


San Diego Magazine "Super Lawyers", (2008-to date)


Worth Magazine "Top 100 Attorneys", (2005-to date)


Norby Judiciary Award, San Diego County: Attorney of the Year (1999)


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Family Law Person of the Year 1998


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers National Officer, Secretary (1997-1999), Vice President (1999-2005), 1st Vice-President (2006), President Elect (2007), President (2007-2008)


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Chair Marketing/PR Committee (1991-1998)


Diplomate: American College of Family Trial Lawyers


American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Fdn. (1995-2005), Treasurer (1999-2002), President (2003- 2005)


Governor, USA, International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (1993-)


President Southern California Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (1993)


Education Chair Family Law-California State Bar (1993)


Chair, Family Law Section, State Bar of California (1994-1995)


Chair, Council of Section Chairs, State Bar of California (1996-1997)


Chair: ABA Family Section: Marketing/PR (1993-1994)


Chair, San Diego County Bar Assoc., Certified Fam. Law Specialists (1977-1998)


Master: Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr. Chptr American Inns of Court Fdn (1997-2002)


Family Law Advisor: Judicial Council


Expert Witness:  Family Law, California Superior Court


 


MILITARY:


Commander, USNR (Retired 2001)

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1971

  1. Family: 100%

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

10 total 

  • Andy Cook

    I endorse this lawyer. Jim is one of the best when it comes to electronic discovery issues, but overall he's certified as a family law specialist and has been around a long time.

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    Andy Cook Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse James. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.

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    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

James A. Hennenhoefer, A.P.C.

316 S Melrose Dr Ste 200
Vista, CA, 92081

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197105/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Certified Specialist - Family Law since 1974State Bar of California2013

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
CommanderUnited State Navy Reserves1960 - 2001

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar of CaliforniaCouncil of Section Chairs1985 - Present
American Academy of Matrimonial LawyersMember1980 - Present
American College of Family Trial LawyersMember1980 - Present
International Academy of Matrimonial LawyersMember1980 - Present
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionMember1980 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaCertified Family Law Specialist1974 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State UniversityN/ALaw1970
University of MissouriN/AUndergraduate1963

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
ASU E-Discovery ProgramElectronic Discovery Information2013