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Certified Family Law Specialist Kristen A. Holstrom is sharp, dynamic, and compassionate. At the age of 16, Kristen went to work for her prestigious father, Dayn Holstrom, where she started learning the complexities of family law at a young age. Kristen attended Jacksonville University in Florida with a full scholarship to play NCAA Division 1 soccer. During her time there, Kristen earned a bachelor’s degree in Business with an emphasis in Marketing and Economics. After college, Kristen returned to California, earned her Juris Doctorate from Trinity Law School, and passed the California State Bar Exam, and ultimately the Family Law Specialist's exam in 2019 (earning her CFLS accreditation).
At Holstrom, Block & Parke, APLC, Kristen is the Assistant Managing Partner. Following in her father Dayn Holstrom's footsteps, Kristen has quickly become a well-known and respected attorney in the legal community. In addition to her role of Assistant Managing Partner, Kristen also manages the firm's new client intake team, assists with marketing, and manages her own extensive caseload. Kristen is deeply valued by her clients for her creative legal strategy, aggressive nature, and unwavering loyalty and passion. Her specialties include divorce, child custody, visitation, spousal support, child support, restraining orders and related family law issues.
Kristen is also the Managing Partner of Custody Queens, a subdivision of Holstrom, Block and Parke, that specializes solely on issues of custody and visitation. As a mother herself, Kristen is very passionate about children and what is best for them. After all, they are our future, aren't they? You can find more information regarding Kristen, read her blogs for advice and much more, on the Custody Queens website, www.custodyqueens.com.
Kristen is heavily involved in the local community. She works with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Inland Empire, and is an active member of the Barristers Club of Riverside and the Orange County Bar Association. She is co-chair of the Riverside Family Law Bar Section. Kristen also sits on the board of directors for the Corona Chamber of Commerce as well as the board of the governors for Corona Regional Medical Center. She works closely with the Olive Crest Children's Foundation, and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Inland Empire
As a Super Lawyers Rising Star for 2017, 2018 & 2019, Kristen regularly ranks among the best attorneys in the state based on peer reviews, statewide surveys, and independent research. Attorneys recognized with this award are rated in the top 2.5 percent of lawyers statewide. Most recently, she was selected with the Top 50 Women Rising Star award, and the Top 100 Up-and-Coming Southern California Rising Star list, which is reserved for the top one percent of attorneys in practice under ten years.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling, reading, watching football and the outdoors. Never to shy away from visiting new places for weekend getaways, Kristen and her husband religiously ensure they are able to catch all of the Green Bay Packers NFL games, wherever they are.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2018|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2018|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers||2017|
|Rising Star||Super Lawyers Magazine||2017|
|Rising Star||Southern California Super Lawyers||2017|
|Lawyer of Distinction||Lawyers of Distinction||2017|
|40 Best & Brightest Under 40||Chamber of Commerce||2017|
|40 Best & Brightest Under 40||Corona Chamber of Commerce||2016|
|Minor's Counsel Certification||San Diego Family Law Bar Association||2016|
|Contracts||American Jurisprudence Award Recipient||2004|
|Managing Partner||Custody Queens||2019 - Present|
|Assistant Managing Partner||Holstrom, Block and Parke||2016 - Present|
|Associate Attorney||Holstrom, Block and Parke, APLC||2016 - Present|
|Intake Specialist Manager||Holsrom, Block and Parke, APLC||2011 - Present|
|Director of Client Relations & Attorney||Holstrom, Sissung, Marks & Anderson||2011 - 2012|
|Law Clerk||Holstrom, Sissung, Marks & Anderson||2008 - 2011|
|Legal Consultant||Morgan Drexen Legal Services||2007 - 2011|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Association of Certified Family Law Specialists||Member||2019 - Present|
|Corona Chamber of Commerce||Board Member||2018 - Present|
|San Diego County Bar Association, Family Law Section||Attorney||2016 - Present|
|Big Brothers Big Sisters- IE||Executive Member||2015 - Present|
|Barristers Club of Riverside||Barrister||2014 - Present|
|Chamber of Commerce||Barrister||2014 - Present|
|Orange County Bar Association||Barrister||2013 - Present|
|Riverside County Bar Association||Barrister||2012 - Present|
|Los Angeles Bar Association||Barrister||2012 - Present|
|American Bar Association||Barrister||2011 - Present|
|Trinity Law Review||Executive||2007 - 2011|
|Cal Lawyer||Social Media and Facebook||2017|
|California Lawyer Magazine||The State of Facebook and Family Law||2016|
|California Lawyer Magazine||Phone Consults: An Efficient Tool for “Closing” Clients||2016|
|Corona Chamber of Commerce||40 Under 40 - Best & Brightest - Attorney||2016|
|Top Attorneys||OC Metro||2012|
|Riverside Divorce Attorney||Family Lawyer Blog||2011|
|Trinity Law School||JD - Juris Doctor||2008|
|Jacksonville University||BS - Bachelor of Science||2003|
|TEAM||What does family law entail?||2011|
|Re United Father & Daughter||Dad now has joint legal custody and set visitations throughout the year with bi weekly skype visits|
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