Bernie Johannes Kempen

Also known as Bernie Kempen

Bernie Johannes Kempen

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

San Francisco, CA





No Misconduct


English , Afrikaans

Answers and Advice

123 questions answered.

About Me

Humor is the key

Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes), Retainer (Always)

Client Reviews

Showing 2 of 7 client reviews

Ace of Attorneys.

Posted by: Emmitt 9 months ago.

From the first phone conversation alone Bernie made me feel I have a shot at being with my children again. Now I will not say he made a promise that...

Grateful, Grateful, Grateful

Posted by: Christine over 1 year ago.

I used Bernie and his staff during my first divorce over 10 years ago. I will be ever grateful for the guidance he gave me, as I was completely lost....
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Showing 2 of 4 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

3 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Bernie. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Heather Mellyn Cullen
Heather Cullen

Riverside, CA

5 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Kempen provides thoughtful, educated and experienced answers to the questions provided herein. Attorney Kempen...
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1993 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

Showing 1 of 9 job entries
1974 – 1976

Balsillie Watermeyer and Bosman


Showing 1 of 2 degrees

1993 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

Golden Gate University School of Law


Showing 1 of 2 awards

2006 Volunteer of the Year



Showing 1 of 8 association entries

2004- present

Alameda County Bar Association

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Showing 1 of 1 publication

2010 Is Your Same Sex Relationship Over


Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 2 occasions

2007 South Africa

at Rotary Club of Castro Valley

2006 South Africa

at Rotary Club of Modesto East