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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Divorce: 40%
    40 years
  2. Family: 30%
    40 years
  3. Child Custody: 15%
    40 years
  4. Mediation: 15%
    19 years

Payment

Fees:

Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Helon & Manfredo LLP

735 West Alluvial Ave., Ste. 102
Fresno, CA, 93711

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197611/20/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Eureka AwardCollaborative Practice California2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell1995
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerHelon & Manfredo LLP1976 - Present
Family Law Mediator and Special MasterHelon & Manfredo LLP1990 - 2013
Judge Pro TemFresno County Superior Court1990 - 2005
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Certified Family Law Specialists--Professional Education Outreach CommitteeMember2011 - Present
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsMember2003 - Present
Central Valley Collaborative Law AffiliatesFormer president; director; committee chair2002 - Present
Association of Certified Family Law SpecialistsMember1996 - Present
Fresno County Bar AssociationMember1976 - Present
Fresno County Bar Association Family Law SectionMember and Former Chairperson1976 - Present
State Bar of California Family Law SectionMember1976 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
ConfidentialSettlement negotiated to parties mutual satisfaction.
ConfidentialSettlement negotiated to mutual satisfaction of parties.
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Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford UniversityLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Stanford UniversityHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1973
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Local Outreach Program RepresentativeFamily Law Continuing Education2013
Divorce Options WorkshopsOrganizer and Presenter2013