I am a family law attorney dedicated to providing child-centered and zealous advocacy in family law, juvenile dependency, and domestic violence proceedings. I am a Child Welfare Law Specialist and as such am uniquely qualified to assist clients facing high-conflict child custody disputes involving mental health, substance abuse, family violence, sexual abuse, and child protection services investigations. My practice also consists of parentage and paternity actions, domestic violence restraining orders, child and spousal support issues, and dissolution proceedings.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|2016 Award of Merit||Bar Association of San Francisco||2016|
|Outstanding Public Service Honor||Bar Association of San Francisco’s Lawyer Referral and Information Service Committee||2016|
|Child Welfare Law Specialist||McInerney Family Law||2017 - Present|
|Attorney||Sefton Family Law Group, PC||2016 - 2017|
|Executive & Legislative Director; Founder||San Francisco Counsel for Families and Children||2013 - 2015|
|Dependency Attorney||Law Office of Jill E. McInerney||2001 - 2015|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|National Association of Counsel for Children||N/A||N/A|
|Daily Journal||Dependency Courts in Crisis||2015|
|Daily Journal||Juveniles Do Not Belong in Solitary||2014|
|University of California, Hastings College of The Law||Doctor of Law (JD)||2000|
|University of Massachusetts, Amherst||Bachelor of Arts (BA),||1995|
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