David Alan Patton

David Alan Patton

Family Law Attorney
San Jose, CA




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About Me

David Patton is a certified family law specialist, limiting his practice to family law exclusively. He heads the firms family law practice. Mr. Patton has over 20 years experience as a trial lawyer, spending his early years as a trial lawyer focusing on insurance defense and plaintiffs personal injury cases. After co-founding Lonich Patton, LLP in 1994, Mr. Patton developed the firm's...

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Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card


Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Client Reviews

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In court, no one does it like him

Posted by: a Alimony client over 5 years ago.

I can't say enough good things about Mr. Patton. I was referred to him by a friend whose messy divorce spanned several law offices and $$$$ before...

Excellent Attorney!!

Posted by: a Divorce client over 5 years ago.

Mr. Patton is the best! He helped me through a very difficult divorce. I felt that he really listened and had my best interest at heart. He is...
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Showing 2 of 13 peer endorsements

Michael S. Waddington
Michael Waddington

Evans, GA

7 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse David. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.
Gretchen Zivna Boger
Gretchen Boger

San Jose, CA

11 months ago

Relationship: Co-worker

I endorse this lawyer.
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1988 License Status: Active for the state of California.
Last updated by Avvo: 12/19/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1988 – 1994

Collins and Zapala


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1987 Juris Doctorate in

Santa Clara University School of Law


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2014 Superlawyer

Superlawyers/San Francisco Magazine


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2014- present Commissioner, State Bar Family Law Advisory Commission

State Bar of California

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1985 Legal Validity of Exculpatory Clauses in Srorage Contracts

Mini Storage Magazine

Speaking Engagements

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2009 Legal Career Placement in Family Law

at Speaker

1995 Legal Career Placement, Civil Litigation

at Speaker