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Vivian Laurie Kral

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

  1. Divorce & Separation: 100%

Attorney Endorsements

3 total 

  • Rolf Kruger

    I endorse this lawyer. Vivian Krall is a well known and highly respected attorney. I've referred cases to Ms. Krall without hesitation.

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    Rolf Kruger Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • George Baker Richardson

    Vivian has been a valued and trusted colleague for over 30 years. Her integrity is above reproach and her legal and analytical skills are truly excellent. I wholeheartedly endorse this lawyer.

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    George Richardson Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

1771 Woodside Rd
Redwood City, CA, 94061

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive197805/20/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Elinor Falvey AwardSan Mateo County Bar Association2010
President's Award for Extraordinary ServiceCalifornia Women Lawyers2005
State Senate Resolution from 11th Senatorial DistrictState Senator Byron D. Sher2004
Certificate of Recognititon Volunteer AdvisorState Assemblyman Joe Simitian2002
Certificate of AppreciationSan Mateo County Superior Court Family Law ADR Program2001
HonoreeProfessional Women's Advisory Board1999
Certificate of Recognition for Services as Judicial ArbitratorSan Mateo County Superior Court1999
Certificate of Recognition for Judge Pro Tem ServicesSan Mateo County Superior Court1998
Certificate of Appreciation for Volunteer ContributionsFamily Law Services1997
Alumna of the YearCrystal Springs School1997
Woman of the YearNational Women's Political Caucus1997
Resolution in TributeState Assemblywoman Jackie Speier1996
Honoree, Women's Hall of FameSan Mateo County Commission on the Status of Women1996
Tribute in Congressional RecordCongresswoman Anna Eshoo1996
Phi Beta KappaBeta of California at Stanford University1975

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Attorney at LawSelf Employed1994 - Present
Judge Pro Tem State Bar CourtCalifornia State Bar1990 - 1994
Associate AttorneyThoits, Love, Hershberger & McLean1980 - 1989

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
JobTrainBoard of Directors2010 - Present
San Mateo County Bar AssociationPresident2005 - 2006
California Bar FoundationVice President2005 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaVice President2003 - 2004
Conference of Delegates of California Bar AssociationsFounding Chair2002 - 2004
California Women LawyersPresident1996 - 1997
Peninsula Conflict Resolution CenterVolunteer Community Mediator and Member, Advisory Board1996 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
San Mateo County Juvenile HallJuvenile Dependency Mediation TrainingCertificate of Completion2006
State Bar of CaliforniaFee Arbitration TrainingCertificate of Completion2005
International Academy of Collaborative ProfessionalsCollaborative Law PracticeCertificate of Completion2004
First District Court of AppealAppellate Mediation TrainingCertificate of Completion2000
Financial Industry Regulatory AgencyDispute Resolution Arbitrator's TrainingCertificate of Completion1997
Steve Rosenberg's Mediation TrainingMediation and Conflict ResolutionCertificate of Completion1996
American Arbitration AssociationBasic Commercial and Construction Arbitration TrainingCertificate of Completion1992
State Bar CourtJudge's TrainingCertificate of Completion1990
Boalt Hall, University of California, BerkeleyLawJD - Juris Doctor1978
Stanford UnivPsychology and Art HistoryA.B.1975

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
When You Turn 18When You Turn 182003
Kids and the LawKids and the Law2003
Community Law NightHow to Represent Yourself In Court2003
Women in the CourtsWomen in the Courts1998
American Bar Association ConventionSpecial Projects1997
Gender Bias in the ProfessionGender Bias1996
Legal Ethics for ParalegalsLegal Ethics1995
Legal EthicsLegal Ethics1995
Diversity and BiasDiversity and Bias1995
State Bar CourtState Bar Court1994
State Bar CourtState Bar Court1994
Hastings College of AdvocacyOral Advocacy1994
State Bar Disciplinary MattersState Bar Disciplinary Matters1993
Legal EthicsLegal Ethics1993
Family Law TrainingFamily Law Training1985