Eileen M Avila

Eileen M Avila

Family Law Attorney

Burlingame, CA





No Misconduct



About Me

Eileen M. Coughlan Avilas practice of law began in 1982, when she did general litigation and managed case litigation for the federal government. After the birth of her son in 1993, Eileen decided to devote her practice solely to family law. She became a certified family law practitioner through the California Board of Legal Specialization in 2001. Her practice is 100% devoted to family law and...

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Client Reviews

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Eileen Avila's experience and knowledge were invaluable.

Posted by: Mark 3 months ago.

After a long and drawn out divorce process and a proposed settlement that was unsatisfactory, I searched for a more aggressive attorney. I changed...

Eileen M Avila, highly recommended Family Law attorney

Posted by: a Family client 7 months ago.

I recommend Eileen without any hesitation whatever, based on her handling of my contentious divorce process. The process involved getting out of a...
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Linda Jean Noeske
Linda Noeske

San Mateo, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I strongly endorse Ms. Avila. She is an excellent attorney, aggressive and knowledgeable in the law, who works hard for her clients.
Flora Garcia-Sepulveda
Flora Garcia-Sepulveda

Redwood City, CA

Over 1 year ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Agressive and knowledgeable attorney.
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1982 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/17/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1993 – present

Law Office of Eileen M. Coughlan Avila


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1982 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of San Francisco School of Law


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2013 Certified Specialist - Family Law Since 2001

State Bar of California


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2012- present Volunteer Attorney Mediator, Family Law ADR

San Mateo County Superior Court

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