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Jennifer Renee Posey
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Jennifer Renee Posey

also known as Jennifer Renee Tokai

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Divorce & Separation, Family, Child Support

About Me

Jennifer R. Posey was admitted to the California Bar in 1991 graduating Magna Cum Laude and Salutorian from American College of Law with her Juris Doctorate in Law. Ms. Posey was also admitted to U.S. District Court, Central District of California.


 


Previously a professor of Appellate Advocacy and Evidence, Ms. Posey has been practicing in Family Law litigation, Child Custody, Child Support, Spousal Support, Dissolution, Property Divisions and related family law matters for over 20 years. 


 


As a member of her legal community, Ms. Posey has served on the Orange County Superior Court Panel for Minor's Counsel.  Ms. Posey also serves as an Arbitrator on the Orange County Bar Fee Arbitration Panel since 1994. .


 


Known to some as the "QDRO Queen", Ms. Posey also specializes in the dreaded Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs), which are feared by all family law attorneys.


 


With a lifetime of experience related to family law not only as the daughter of two Family Law attorneys, but Ms. Posey has a appreciation for family law as she has two children of her own (one girl and one boy) in elementary school. 


 


Hobbies/Interests:  Golf, tennis, kayaking, horseback riding, sewing, card-making, Just Dance 4, Moms of Saddleback Valley, web desgin, real estate sales, cosplay and old skool video games (Quake III, Half Life, Unreal Tournement & Team Fortress).


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Child Support: 25%
    23 years, 800 cases
  2. Family: 25%
    23 years, 400 cases
  3. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    23 years, 400 cases
  4. Child Custody: 25%
    23 years, 800 cases

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($450-485/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • David Carroll Stone

    I endorse this lawyer. I worked with and as the opposing attorney on family law matters and she is always professional. Her knowledge of the law is only the start of her experience and abilities.

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    David Stone Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Patricia Ann Hendrickson

    I endorse this lawyer. Jennifer is a committed advocate for her clients and knows the law inside and out. She is ethical, responsible and completely trustworthy. She is reasonable but does not back down from a fight.

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    Patricia Hendrickson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Posey & Associates

26451 Crown Valley Parkway
Suite 260
Mission Viejo, CA, 92691-6362

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199105/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Client's Choice Award - Child CustodyAvvo2014
Superb Rated AttorneyAvvo2014
Worldwide Who's Who Legal ProfessionalWho's Who Legal2013
Award for 20 years of ServiceMartindale-Hubbell2011
SalutorianAmerican College of Law1991
Highest achievement in Constitutional LawAmerican Jurisprudence Award1991
Highest achievement in Wills and TrustsAmerican Jurisprudence Award1991
Magna Cum Laude - High HonorsAmerican College of Law1991

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerPosey & Associates1993 - Present
AttorneyHughes & Associates1993 - 1994
ProfessorAmerican College of Law1993 - 1995
Associate AttorneyBridgman, Mordkin, Shapiro & Gould1992 - 1993
Associate AttorneySelski & Sturgeon1991 - 1992

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Rotary Club of Mission ViejoMember2014 - Present
Orange County Paralegal AssociationSustaining Member2014 - Present
Orange County Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2014 - Present
Orange County Women Lawyers AssociationLifetime Member2014 - Present
Orange County Superior CourtAttorney Panel for Minor's Counsel2005 - 2013
Orange County Association of RealtorsBroker Member2004 - Present
Orange County Bar Association - Mandatory Fee Arbitration CommitteeArbitrator2002 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationAttorney Member1994 - 2012
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionAttorney Member1991 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Family Law SectionAttorney Member1991 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
In Re the Marriage of PCourt confirmed my advisement.
In Re the Marriage of GOrder allowing my client to move to Germany with the minor children granted.
In Re the Marriage of PSpousal Support based upon Husband's earning ability and $25,000 in attorney's fees for my client.

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
AVVO Legal GuidesHow do I get more Custody timesharing with my child?2014
What is a Qualified Domestic Relations Order and why do I need one?Qualified Domestic Relations Orders2003

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
American COLLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
California St Univ FullertonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Orange County Paralegal Association Educational ConferencePitfalls in Family Law Judgments2014
Organization of Paralegal ProfessionalsRetirement Divisions upon Dissolution - Preparation of Qualified Domestic Relations Orders1998
Orange County BarristersAll You Ever Wanted to Know About Child Support1996