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  1. Family: 40%
  2. Divorce: 40%
  3. Litigation: 20%

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Lakin Spears, LLP

2400 Geng Road
Suite 110
Palo Alto, CA, 94303

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive199111/20/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
2015 San Francisco Family Law Lawyer of the YearBest Lawyers in America2015
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2014
Family LawBest Lawyers in America2014
Family LawBest Lawyers in America2013
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2013
Family LawBest Lawyers in America2012
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2012
Family LawBest Lawyers in America2011
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2011
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2010
Family LawBest Lawyers in America2010
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2009
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2008
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2007
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2006
Super LawyerNorthern California Super Lawyers2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerLakin Spears, LLP1992 - Present
AssociateHeller, Ehrman, White & McAuliffe1988 - 1992
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
San Mateo County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Palo Alto Area Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of California Family Law SpecialistsMemberN/A
Stanford Public Interest Law FoundationMemberN/A
Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)Child and Spousal Support, Establishing, Modifying, and Enforcing2010
California Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)Family Law, Financial Discovery2008
State Bar of CaliforniaEquitable Apportionment of a Separate Property BusinessN/A
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stanford Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
Stanford UniversityN/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1987