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Rhonda Diane Ellifritz

Rhonda Diane Ellifritz

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence, Divorce & Separation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Child Custody: 60%
    15 years
  2. Child Support: 20%
    15 years
  3. Domestic Violence: 13%
    15 years
  4. Divorce & Separation: 7%
    15 years



Hourly ($300-350/hour), Retainer (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

9 total 

  • Peter John Marek

    15 years of law practice is what we call very experienced. Rhondas knowledge of both the law and procedure is excellent and evident in her pro bono contributions here. Client reviews are stellar. READ THEM! Do yourself a favor and schedule a consultation with her.


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Contact Info


1600 N. Broadway, Ste 830
Santa Ana, CA, 92706




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
American Jurisprudence Award - Estate TaxationWestern State University College of Law1996

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing PartnerFamily Law Office of Rhonda Ellifritz2003 - Present
Associate AttorneyLawrence S. Ross and Associates2000 - 2003


Association NamePosition NameDuration
State Bar Family LawFamily Law Legislative Review Panel2011 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember2000 - Present
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionMember2000 - Present

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Domestic Violence CaseIn the family law case, a mutual "peaceful contact" restraining order was stipulated, and my client received joint 50/50 custody. The criminal charges were immediately dropped, and my client was not required to appear at any further criminal proceedings.
Support ArrearsCounty stipulated not to register support order and $700,000 arrears due, despite opposing party's protest.
Imputing Wages without DiscoveryCourt Imputed $6,000.00 in wages to father based on testimony brought out at trial

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawN/AlawN/A
Western State UnivN/AundergraduateN/A