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Christopher Walter Dull

About me

Christopher W. Dull grew up in San Jose, CA and attended college at San Jose State University graduating Cum Laude with a degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Management Information Systems. After working for three and a half years as a financial analyst, Mr. Dull attended law school at Western State University College of Law in Fullerton, CA. While in law school he received numerous scholarship awards including the Western State Alumni Association 2008 Bar Scholarship, Amanda and Joshua Garcia Book Scholarship and the American Bar Association Diversity Bar Scholarship.

Upon graduating law school and passing the CA bar exam in 2008, Mr. Dull returned to the Bay Area to begin his legal career. Mr. Dull worked in the legal department of EMC corporation where he gained valuable insight on all aspects of business and corporate law. Also Mr. Dull has served as an adjunct professor for Silicon Valley Law School. Since then Mr. Dull worked for a family law firm until he established his own practice.

When Mr. Dull is not practicing law, he enjoys volunteer work such as serving as a judge for high school mock trial competitions, watching the San Jose Sharks play and spending time with his three year old daughter Malia.

Mr. Dull is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association, where he participates in the Modest Means Panel and the Barristers, Solo/Small Firm and Family Law Sections. He is also a member of the State Bar of California.


Practice areas


  1. Child Custody: 30%
    7 years, 500 cases
  2. Divorce & Separation: 30%
    7 years, 500 cases
  3. Child Support: 10%
    7 years, 300 cases
  4. Domestic Violence: 10%
    7 years, 250 cases
  5. Other: 20%
  6. More 



Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Andrew Lee Westover

    Chris is an excellent attorney. He will treat you honestly and fairly. Highly recommended.


    Andrew Westover Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Cuong Tu Nguyen

    Chris Dull is an amazing attorney. He is extremely intelligent and very punctual. He fervently fights for his clients in and out the courtroom.


    Cuong Nguyen Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Law Offices of Christopher W. Dull

1999 S. Bascom Avenue, Suite 700
Campbell, CA, 95008


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Nation's Top One Percent 2015National Association of Distinguished Counsel2015
10 Best 2015 Client SatisfactionAmerican Institute of Legal Counsel2015
Client's Choice Award for 2015AVVO2015
Top 100 LawyersThe National Advocates2014
Client's Choice Award for 2014AVVO2014
Lead Counsel RatedLead Counsel2014
Bar ScholarshipWestern State University College of Law2008
Diversity Bar ScholarshipAmerican Bar Association2008
Joshua Garcia Book ScholarshipWestern State University College of Law2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
AttorneyLaw Offices of Christopher W. Dull2011 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorSilicon Valley Law School2009 - 2010
Senior Contracts AdminstratorEMC Corporation2009 - 2010
Legal Intern/ExternMoney Mailer2007 - 2008
Law ClerkLaw Office of William Ballinger2006 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
Santa Clara County Bar Association, Solo and Small Firm Practitioners SectionChair2014 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers CommitteeBarrister of the Year Award Selection Commitee2013 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar Association, Barristers CommitteeLeadership Program Member2013 - Present
West Valley Bar AssociationMember2013 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees2012 - Present
American Bar Association, General Practice, Solo and Small Firm DivisionMember2011 - Present
Alameda County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Family Law Dissolution CaseSupport and Attorney Fees for Client
Domestic Violence Restraining Orderrestraining order dismissed and client given unsupervised visitation with overnights
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State Univ ColLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
San Jose State UnivBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science2001
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Community WorkshopDivorce, Domestic Violence, Estate Planning Workshop2014
Implementing the Right Legal Management SoftwareLegal Management Technology2012
Domestic Violence Awareness MonthDomestic Violence2012