Vivian Lynn Goetzel Holley

Vivian Lynn Goetzel Holley

Mediation Attorney

San Francisco, CA





No Misconduct


German , English

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About Me

Ms. Holley is a California State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist and licensed therapist who serves the San Francisco Bay Area. With over 35 years helping her clients achieve peaceful and just settlements in family law matters - including separation and divorce - Vivian Holley is one of the most experienced, accomplished and resourceful practitioners in the field of family law, offering the...

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Hourly ($400/hour)

Client Reviews

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Super Mediator

Posted by: Yana over 1 year ago.

Vivian Holley is perfect for anyone who needs guidance, representation, or mediation regarding any steps in a divorce process. Divorces can be very...

Great lawyer, great person.

Posted by: Alex Lyuber almost 3 years ago.

If you or your friends are in search for highly qualified family law attorney with 34 years of experiences in divorce and mediation, I feel I got a...
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Leslie Ellen Shear
Leslie Shear

Encino, CA

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I have known Vivian as a colleague and fellow officer of the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists since the early 1990's. I am impressed...
Gordon Yukinori Yamamoto
Gordon Yamamoto

San Francisco, CA

About 3 years ago

Relationship: Worked together on matter

I endorse this lawyer. I have had the good fortune to work with Ms. Holley on several legal cases. And there is nothing more reassuring than to...
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1978 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

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1978 – present

Mediation & Law Offices of Vivian L. Holley


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1978 JD - Juris Doctor in Law

University of San Francisco School of Law


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2011 Hall of Fame Award For Lifetime Achievment

Association of Family Law Specialists


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1989- 2011 Board Member, President in 2000

Association of Certified Family Law Specialists (ACFLS)

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2009 "Men Are Victims Of Domestic Violence, Too"

Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter

Speaking Engagements

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Ethics In Collaborative Practice and Mediation

at University of San Francisco School of Law American Inn of Court