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Bettina Yanez
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Bettina Yanez

Practice areas:

Family, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony, Domestic Violence, Mediation, Immigration, Elder Law

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.

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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%
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Payment

Fees:

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

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

17 total 

  • Walter Douglas McKeague

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Walter McKeague Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • George Anthony Munoz

    Hiring an experienced family law attorney is the best way you get peace of mind when dealing with custody , visitation, spousal support, etc. Having a family law attorney's services helps ensure that nothing is left out of your case/claim or matter, which means that costly mistakes won't come back to bite you later. I endorse this lawyer . -Anthony Munoz, Esq.

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    George Munoz Litigation Attorney
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Contact Info

Family Law Offices of Yanez & Associates

625 The City Dr S
#490
Orange, CA, 92868

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200005/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

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

Associations
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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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
California Lawyer MagazineThe Barter2012

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

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
OCBA OCHBA 2015 Travel SeminarFreddom from Parental Custody and Control/Adoption2015
Divorcio segment with El Show de Erazno y la chokolataSobre Divorcio con Erazno y la chokolata2012