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Bettina Yanez

Bettina Yanez

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony… more 

About Me

Attorney Bettina Yanez, is a Certified Family Law Legal Specialist.  She also serves as a court appointed attorney for minor children in Orange County often referred to as Minor’s Counsel.  She also negotiates and drafts Pre-Nuptial, Post-Nuptial Agreements and Separation Agreements. Practice includes Mediation and Collaborative Divorce as alternatives to traditional divorce and matrimonial litigation. Moreover, she is contracted by Orange County to represents parents that are in contempt of court for failing to pay their child support (serving as an assistant public defender).


The experienced divorce attorney blends concern with stern support for her clients. Her stress-free and out going style allows her to make the people around her feel relaxed; therefore, fostering a better interaction with her clients and opposing attorneys. She offers a free consultation for divorce and family law cases.  Saturday appointments available twice a month by special appointment only.


Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2000

  1. Divorce & Separation: 25%
    15 years
  2. Family: 25%
    15 years
  3. Alimony: 10%
    15 years
  4. Child Support: 10%
    15 years
  5. Other: 30%
  6. More 



Hourly ($375-500/hour), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

16 total 

  • John F Cannon

    Bettina is an outstanding attorney who goes above and beyond to represent her clients. She is a fine attorney! I endorse this lawyer.


    John Cannon Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Richard Alan Dinnebier

    Bettina Yanez is a quality attorney and a knowledgeable advocate. You can be assured that you are in capable hands with Bettina. I endorse this lawyer.


    Richard Dinnebier Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates

625 The City Dr S
Orange, CA, 92868



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
president recognitionOrange County Barristers2005

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Certified Family Law SpecialistYanez & Associates2011 - Present
AttorneyFamily Law Offices of Yanez & Associates2000 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
OCBA Family Law SectionBoard of Directors2013 - Present
Orange County Women Lawyers AssociationBoard Member2012 - Present
The William P. Gray Legion Lex American Inn of CourtActive Memeber2011 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Orange County BarristersPast PresidentN/A
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Hispanic Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Paternity MatterMotion GRANTED, move allowed.
Grandparent RightsMotion Granted

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Publication NameTitleDate
California Lawyer MagazineThe Barter2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State Univ COLN/AlawN/A
Pitzer CollN/AundergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Divorcio segment with El Show de Erazno y la chokolataSobre Divorcio con Erazno y la chokolata2012