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Palo Alto Has 7602 Attorneys With 1932 Reviews

Paul Frederic Donsbach

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Next Legal
2100 Geng Rd., Suite 210, Palo Alto, CA
70 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 31 years
Paul has practiced law for 29 years and has extensive experience in all aspects of family law. He represents clients in complex family law cases, with an emphasis on handling business ownership and valuation issues, executive and equity compensati...
Practice area 30% Divorce & Separation, 25% Child Custody, 10% Family and more
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes
License CA, Active since 1994

Diane Janine Norma Morin

Diane J.N. Morin
467 Hamilton Ave.,, Suite 7, Palo Alto, CA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 41 years
30+ Years Experience and Expertise Applied with Trust, Confidence, and Compassion. Call 650-473-0822
Practice area 80% Family, 20% Mediation
Cost Hourly Rates,  $425 per hour  • Retainer A retainer is an advance payment to a lawyer for services the lawyer will provide. As the lawyer provides the services, they deduct their fees from the retainer Always
License CA, Active since 1983

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Robert Charles Cheasty

Cheasty, Cheasty & Malek, LLP
125 University Ave., Palo Alto, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.8
Licensed for 45 years
It is all about the client, and only about the client. We are committed to the highest standards of care and attention to our clients and their well being. Justice comes with that level of personal commitment. Feel free to call us - no charge for ...
Practice area 100% Personal Injury
Cost Hourly Rates,  $500-600 per hour  • Contingency A contingency fee is the percent of the final award a lawyer will receive as compensation. For some of these cases, lawyers will only be paid if there is a successful outcome 33%-40%
License CA, Active since 1979

Richard Eric Anthony Dwyer

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Richard E. A. Dwyer, Esq.
228 Hamilton Avenue, Palo Alto, CA
10 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Licensed for 34 years
Thinking Divorce or Litigation? Free Consult. Stanford Law Grad, Law Review Member. Click the "Book A Time" Link On the Left, Or Send Us A Message. Call Now at (866) 788-5974! Serving Silicon Valley (Palo Alto, Mountain View.
Practice area 80% Divorce & Separation, 15% Litigation, 5% Real Estate
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 20 minutes
License CA, Active since 1989

Brian Blakely Beckwith

723 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto, CA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.1
Licensed for 52 years
Certified Specialist in Appellate Law, California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization
Practice area 85% Appeals, 10% Family, 5% Personal Injury
Cost Free Consultation Some lawyers offer a free consultation to help determine whether their services are right for your legal needs 30 minutes  • Hourly Rates,  $250-400 per hour
License CA, Active since 1972

Nancy Maria Martinez

Law Offices of Nancy M. Martinez
2211 Park Boulevard, Suite 9, Palo Alto, CA
26 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 15 years
At The Law Offices of Nancy M. Martinez, we really care about you as a client and take a holistic approach to the issues you face. In addition to providing legal counsel as to your attorney, it is important for us to provide you and the assistance...

Raymund Francisco Robles

Robles & Tantraphol, PLC
228 Hamilton Ave., 3rd Floor, Palo Alto, CA
23 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 30 years
Review: I am very happy with the service that was provided by Raymund Robles. He came highly recommended by a friend. Ray is precise, professional and reliable. He clearly explained the situation I was in and what my best option was to resolve it. He laid...

Hendrik Tjaart J Pretorius

ImmiPartner
3505 El Camino Real, Palo Alto, CA
9 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 16 years
With over 10 years of experience working as a corporate immigration lawyer at the highest levels, most recently as a Senior Supervising Attorney managing over 100 early stage technology company's immigration programs, I co-founded ImmiPartner wher...

Gretchen E Birkheimer

Berman North LLP
228 Hamilton Ave., Third Floor, Palo Alto, CA
7 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 21 years
I primarily represent employees in discrimination, harassment, retaliation, fraud, and contract matters. I also review and prepare employment contracts, NDAs and severance agreements, and assist clients in negotiating severance packages. I advise ...

Jennifer Frances Wald

Lakin Spears, LLP
2400 Geng Road, Suite 110, Palo Alto, CA
4 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 32 years
Review: Jennifer Wald is fiercely protective, hard working, loyal, brilliant and has a truly remarkable memory for everything relevant to the case. Jennifer is a warrior for the cause. I feel so fortunate to have had her help me and my children.

Lydia Ellen Crandall

Lakin Spears, LLP
2400 Geng Road, Suite 110, Palo Alto, CA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 16 years
Lydia E. Crandall is an associate in the Family Law Group. Lydia began work with the Family Law Group in 2004 as a law clerk. She clerked with the firm throughout law school and became an associate of the firm in 2007. While completing her law deg...

Timothy Blaise Broderick

Broderick Law Firm
3260 Hillview Avenue, Palo Alto, CA
13 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 43 years
Timothy B. Broderick Attorney at Law Broderick Saleen Law Firm 3260 Hillview AvenuePalo Alto, CA 94304Phone:Fax:E-mail: Timothy B. Broderick is a trial attorney who has been practicing law since he graduated from UCLA School of Law. Timothy Broder...

Daniel Lee Barton

Nolan Barton Bradford & Olmos, LLP
600 University Avenue., Palo Alto, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 35 years
Review: Dan provided a much-needed sense of calmness from start to finish. He constantly kept things in perspective and helped convey the "bigger picture", even when all I could focus on were my immediate fears. He was always available to answer my questi...

Elaine Hall-Yee Dai

InspiraLaw
855 El Camino Real, #13A-200, Palo Alto, CA
6 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 24 years
Elaine Dai is the founding attorney of InspiraLaw. For over a decade, Elaine has advised clients throughout California with a focus on businesses and tax-exempt organizations. Over the past 8 years, Elaine has served as General Counsel to the Musi...

Simon O W Offord

2501 Park Blvd., 2nd Fl., Palo Alto, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 14 years
Simon represents real estate agents and brokers and their clients, mortgage brokers, escrow agents, title and escrow companies, as well as buyers and sellers of real property.

Ellen Sarah Cookman

Cookman Law
2100 Geng Rd., Suite 210, Palo Alto, CA
3 reviews Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 20 years
I am a certified specialist in estate planning, trust and probate with the California Bar, and I have an LL.M. (Masters in Laws) in Estate Planning. I assist with estate planning, special needs planning, trust administration, probate administratio...

Andrew Field Pierce

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2200 Geng Rd Ste 230, Palo Alto, CA
Not yet reviewed Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 42 years
Andrew grew up in Highland Park, Illinois. He attended college at Harvard, receiving a Magna cum Laude degree in Government. After graduation, he worked as a legislative aide in Washington D.C. for U.S. Rep. Jim Guy Tucker. He attended law school ...
Practice area 100% Employment & Labor
License CA, Active since 1981

George Baker Richardson

Law Office of George B. Richardson
[email protected], Palo Alto, CA
2 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.6
Licensed for 51 years
Committed to the peaceful and respectful resolution of family law matters without resort to court imposed results.

Michael Jeffrey Lowy

Michael J. Lowy
3000 El Camino Real, Bldg 4,, Suite 200, Palo Alto, CA
5 reviews Avvo Rating: 9.9
Licensed for 44 years
As a family law attorney, my main concern is for the well-being of the family. My staff and I understand that the divorce process is a difficult period in people’s lives, and our goal is to help you find the best solution with as little stress as ...

Nanette Schulze Stringer

The Law Office of Nanette Stringer
2600 El Camino Real, Suite 506, Palo Alto, CA
1 review Avvo Rating: 10.0
Licensed for 45 years
I am a Certified Specialist in Family Law, and have practiced family law exclusively on the Peninsula since 1983. I have a special interest in alternative dispute resolution, which includes mediation, acting as a mediation consultant, and represen...
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