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Stephanie Hall Kobesky

Stephanie Hall Kobesky

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Child Support, Alimony, Family

About Me

Stephanie Hall Kobesky represents parties in family law proceedings involving complex property division, child and spousal support and custody and visitation.  Stephanie is also experienced in drafting pre- and post-marital agreements and acting as a consulting attorney to mediating parties and parties seeking a second opinion.


Stephanie began her legal career as a real estate and construction law attorney but dedicated her practice exclusively to family law after realizing an immense satisfaction from helping pro bono clients with their family law matters.  Her unique background as both a transactional and litigation attorney at top-tier law firms enables her to understand complex business issues and to develop strategic approaches to resolve the complex issues that often arise in the course of a dissolution proceeding.


Stephanie graduated Order of the Coif from UC Davis King Hall School of Law.  During law school, Stephanie externed for the Honorable Neal A. Cabrinha at the Santa Clara County Superior Court.  She continues to volunteer her time through the Family Law Project of the San Francisco Bar Association's Justice and Diversity Center.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Divorce & Separation: 25%
  2. Alimony: 20%
  3. Child Support: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Family: 15%



Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

12 total 

  • Amanda Leah Gordon

    I endorse this lawyer. Stephanie provides clear and effective advocacy to her clients all while being collaborative and collegial to other attorneys. Great to work with and calm under pressure.


    Amanda Gordon Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Susan Elizabeth Ashcraft

    As a fellow family law attorney, I can attest that Stephanie is a tenacious advocate of her clients' interests. She is an excellent attorney for any family law dispute.


    Susan Ashcraft Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Kobesky Family Law

100 Pine Street.
Suite. 1250
San Francisco, CA, 94111-3922

Kobesky Family Law

100 Pine St Ste 1250
San Francisco, CA, 94111-5235





Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Superb RatingAvvo2015
Order of the CoifUC Davis School of Law2005
Dean's Honor ListUC Berkeley1997

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Principal and FounderKobesky Family Law2014 - Present
AttorneyBerra Stross & Wallacker2013 - 2014
AttorneyFarella Braun Martel2009 - 2013
AttorneyReed Smith2005 - 2009
Student InternThe Office of Administrative Hearings2004 - 2004
Summer AssociateReed Smith LLP2004 - 2004
Judicial ExternThe Honorable Neal A. Cabrinha2003 - 2003
Marketing CoordinatorWerner Publishing Company2000 - 2002


Association NamePosition NameDuration
SF Bar Association Lawyer Referral ServicePanel Member2014 - 2015
San Francisco Bar AssociationFamily Law Section Member2013 - Present
California Bar AssociationFamily Law Section Member2013 - Present
Construction Law Section of Barristers ClubChair2010 - 2011
Civil Rights ClinicStudent attorney2004 - 2005
BASF Justice and Diversity CenterVolunteer Attorney2002 - Present
Environs Law JournalEditor2002 - 2003
Prytanean Women's Honor SocietyMember1997 - 2000
Golden Key National Honor SocietyMember1997 - 2000


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California, Davis School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of California - BerkeleyEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts2000

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Santa Clara Law's 5th Annual Solo Practice SeminarLogistics of Starting a Solo Practice2015