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San Diego Attorney Brian Victor of the Law Offices of Brian A. Victor is the only family law attorney in San Diego County with prior work experience at Family Court Services(FCS) where for more than eleven years he worked with the most challenging child custody and visitation matters and crafted more than 4,000 child custody recommendations for Family Court judges. In fact, he can still be seen in the Family Court Services Orientation video, which is shown before every mediation session and online.,1524469&_dad=portal  

He sets himself apart from other family law attorneys in his ability to prepare clients for their FCS custody and visitation session when there is a custody dispute based on his firsthand knowledge of the process.  Knowing how important the FCS session is for deciding custody and visitation issues, he offers FCS preparation as part of his family law representation or as a separate service.

Attorney Victor has litigated complex family law matters ranging from child custody issues to community property debts resulting from loans. 

As an attorney and a licensed marriage family therapist, Brian A. Victor understands the complexities of child abuse and domestic violence in family law matters.  Attorney Victor has the experience to help you minimize stress so that you can focus on what is important, such as your children, your future, and planning for life after divorce.




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Practice areas


  1. Family: 30%
  2. Divorce: 30%
  3. Child Custody: 30%
  4. Child Support: 10%



Retainer (always), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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    This attorney works very hard for the clients and keeps up with the law by attending legal seminars to assist them in this regard. I endorse this attorney.


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    Mr. Victor has a thorough knowledge of the family court system and family law practice. He is a most competent and caring individual and brings these attributes to all he does.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Brian A. Victor

4225 Executive Square
Suite 600
La Jolla, CA, 92037


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Super Lawyers 2016 California Rising StarsSuper Lawyers2016
Best 26 Divorce Lawyers in San DiegoExpertise.com2016
Super Lawyers 2015 California Rising StarsThomson Reuters2015
Kaplan Award for Legal Service in the CommunityKaplan2009
Moot Court Award for Distinguished Plaintiff BriefConcord Law School2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Family Law AttorneyLaw Offices of Brian A. Victor2013 - Present
California Licensed AttorneyAttorney2010 - Present
AttorneyEdmunds Law Firm2012 - 2013
Adjunct ProfessorUniversity of the Rockies2011 - 2014
Legal InternElder Law and Advocacy Legal Services2008 - 2009
Child Custody Recommending Counselor/ MediatorFamily Court Services Superior Court of San Diego2001 - 2012
Senior Protective ServicesChild Protective Services County of San Diego1994 - 2001
Association namePosition nameDuration
Family Law Bar AssociationFamily Law Attorney2013 - Present
San Diego Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2010 - Present
North County Bar AssociationAttorney Member2010 - Present
American Bar AssociationFamily Law Section2010 - Present
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionAttorney Member2010 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Insuranceand Medical CostsClient's request was granted and all future medical costs and insurance costs will be split between both parents.
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Publication nameTitleDate
DissertationCommunity Property Among Senior Citizens Upon Death and Divorce.N/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California State University, Long BeachPsychologyMS - Master of ScienceN/A
Concord Law SchoolLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of California at Davis School of LawPsychologyBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Kiwanis Club of Allied GardensDivorce and Mediation Law2016
Concord Law School SeminarSuccessful Mediation Strategies2016
Concord Law SchoolFamily Law Practice2015
MCLE Foothills Bar AssociationWhat a Family Law Practitioner Needs to Know About CPS2014
Concord Law School PanelMediation and Law Forum2014
North County Bar MCLE TrainingWhat a Family Law Practitioner Needs to Know About CPS2013
Law WeekVolunteering for Law Week to provide the community with legal help in the field of family law. Assisting those in need with help filing out paperwork and advising them in the field of family law.2013
Concord Law School PanelCommunity Property2013
San Diego County High School Mock Trial CompetitionAttorney Scorer to determine which participants advance in the competition based upon their legal performance in the courtroom.2012
Paul A. McLennon Honors Moot Court CompetitionJudge for competition of First Amendment issues regarding a high school student’s off-campus cyber speech.2011