Erik Wayland Newton

Erik Wayland Newton

Divorce / Separation Lawyer

San Francisco, CA





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About Me

Heath-Newton LLP is a San Francisco Bay Area family law firm. Our office is rated highly by clients for handling cases efficiently and with discretion, minimizing costs and disruption. We frequently handle complex divorce and child custody matters, sophisticated premarital agreements, and cases involving same sex couples. We represent clients in cases involving the valuation and division of...

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Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Hourly ($350-$450/hour)

Client Reviews

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An oustandingly ethical and articulate attorney

Posted by: Scott almost 2 years ago.

Mr. Newton's advice was always presented in a down-to-earth fashion, easily understandable by the non-attorney. At the conclusion of each...

Truly outstanding family law attorney

Posted by: a Prenuptials client almost 2 years ago.

Erik is a thoughtful, incredibly smart, thorough, and analytically sharp lawyer. He was incredibly thorough in his approach, helped me think through...
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Showing 2 of 22 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

4 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse Erik. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Brandon J. Evans
Brandon Evans

Marquette, MI

About 1 year ago

Relationship: Friend

Erik is one of the most thoughtful, insightful and creative attorneys and leaders that I know. I endorse and recommend Erik without any reservation...
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2006 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 06/18/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2006 – 2010

Newton Law Offices


Showing 1 of 4 degrees

2011 Mediation Certification in Mediation

Center for Understanding in Conflict


Showing 1 of 6 awards

2014 Super Lawyers

Norther California Super Lawyers


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2007- present Standing Member

Bar Association of San Francisco

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Showing 2 of 7 publications

2013 You Already Have a Prenup

New York Times

2013 How to Approach the Prenup Conversation Gracefully

Guide to California Premarital Agreements

Speaking Engagements

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2013 Divorce Basics - How to Avoid Unnecessary Heartache

at Webinar

2013 Prenup Basics

at Webinar

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