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Carrie S. Block joined Holstrom, Sissung & Block as a partner in 2014. Ms. Block’s expertise is in family law, including divorce, adoption and pre-marital agreements. Many of her cases involve complicated property divisions or contested custody disputes. Ms. Block is a Certified Family Law Specialist, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.


Ms. Block has extensive experience in all aspects of family law, including divorce, custody, child support, spousal support, paternity, adoption and premarital rights. She also represents clients in agreed-upon divorces, post-divorce modifications, enforcement of existing orders, paternity cases and premarital agreements. She works closely with the firm’s clients to educate them and keep them abreast of changes in the law.



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Practice areas


  1. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    22 years
  2. Alimony: 20%
    22 years
  3. Family: 20%
    22 years
  4. Child Custody: 15%
    22 years
  5. Other: 15%
  6. More 



Hourly ($500/hour)

Payment types:

Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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    I have had the pleasure of working against and, now, with Carrie Block. Ms. Block is extremely knowledgeable, diligent, professional and ethical. A pleasure to work with and for. I endorse this lawyer.


    Marie Braun Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Ronald Burton Funk Jr

    Carrie is a knowledgeable and enthusiastic advocate, and I highly recommend her.


    Ronald Funk Appeals Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact info

Holstrom, Block & Parke, LLP

Holstrom, Block & Parke, LLP
2 Park Plaza, Suite #380
Irvine, CA, 92614


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Certified Specialist - Family LawState Bar of California2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHolstrom, Sissung & Block2014 - Present
Managing PartnerDishon & Block2011 - Present
PartnerDishon & Block, APC2002 - Present
AssociateSimon, McKinsey, Miller, Zommick, Sandor & Dundas1993 - 1998
Association namePosition nameDuration
Pro GrowthMember2011 - Present
Women's President's OrganizationMember2011 - Present
National Charity LeagueMember2010 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2010 - Present
Collaborative Divorce Solutions of Orange CountyMember2010 - Present
Pro VisorsMember2010 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1993 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalMany Lose Health Insurance In Divorce2013
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1993
University of CaliforniaPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts1990
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Financial Planning AssociationDivorce and Financial Planning2012