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A native to the Bay Area, Miguel Rivera holds a J.D. and a Masters in Taxation from Golden Gate University School of Law and a B.A. in Sociology from the University of California, Davis. Miguel identified legal advocacy as his professional focus while in law school, and has been dedicated to the practice of consumer protection, family law and Landlord representation throughout his career.  Miguel practiced in San Mateo County and also works as a Family Law Facilitator for the Superior Court of California in San Mateo County. He has served clients in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo Santa Clara, Marin and San Francisco counties. Currently, Miguel counsels clients in all aspects of Bankruptcy, Real Estate, and Family Law issues. Miguel Loves to run half-marathons and also keeps active by playing softball , tennis, and basketball. 


Languages spoken: Spanish, English

Practice areas


  1. Divorce: 100%
    1 year



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  • April Kang Seo

    Miguel Rivera is an experienced, knowledgeable attorney with the utmost integrity. He is passionate about the law and dedicated to his clients. It is a pleasure to work with an attorney who has such high ethical standards. Mr. Rivera always takes the time to ensure that his clients are informed about the legal process. He is a true advocate for his clients and I highly recommend him.


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Contact info

San Francisco Legal Group

2525 Van Ness Ave Ste 214
San Francisco, CA, 94109


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Witken in Constitutional LawWitken2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Staff AttorneySuperior Court of California, San Mateo County2008 - 2011
Associate AttorneyHolland Law Firm2006 - 2007
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Unifund CCR Partners v. Carmen Gcase was settled with my client paying 1/5 of the debt owed!
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - DavisSociologyOther - BachelorsN/A
Golden Gate University School of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A