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CINDY FRAZIER BILSBOROUGH is a Certified Family Law Specialist, with more than thirty years of experience in all aspects of family law litigation and mediation.  Using her background as a general civil litigation attorney, Ms. Bilsborough has focused her practice exclusively in the area of family law since 1990.  She is able to give each case her broad range of litigation experience, while at the same time recognizing the very unique problems which face clients in a family law matter.  A frequent lecturer in family law, Ms. Bilsborough has been named to the list of Northern California Super Lawyers® since 2005, and is designated as one of the Best Lawyers in America® for 2013.  Ms. Bilsborough has been widely recognized as one of the preeminent family law attorneys in Contra Costa County.  You can learn more by visiting our website at


Practice areas


  1. Family: 85%
  2. Mediation: 15%

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700 Ygnacio Valley Road, Suite 220
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers Publication2013
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
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Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Northern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2005
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing AttorneyThe Law Office of Cindy Frazier Bilsborough1996 - Present
Managing AttorneyThe Law Office of Cindy W. Frazier1991 - 1996
PartnerLazzarini & Frazier1985 - 1991
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of Robert W. Lazzarini1981 - 1985
Association namePosition nameDuration
Association of Certified Family Law SpecialistsMember1991 - Present
Family Law MediatorMember1989 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1981 - Present
State Bar of California, Family Law SectionMember1981 - Present
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law SectionMember1981 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1981
Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law SchoolHistoryBA - Bachelor of Arts1978
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
California State Bar ConventionDeath Disability & Divorce2013
Contra Costa County MCLE Spectacular"Death Disability & Divorce"2012
J Reuben Clark Law Society Asia Pacific Conference, Hamilton, New Zealand"Career Choices After Law School"2010
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section"Family Law Attorney's Fee Orders"2007
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section"Role of Stepparents and Significant Others in Custody & Visitation"2004
Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section"The Conflict Between Therapeutic Goals and the Justice System"2002
A Multi-Discipline Conference"To Move...Or Not To Move, 'Move Away' Cases After Burgess"1996