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Lucy S. McAllister is an aggressive and diligent attorney with proven success. She has over 22 years experience and she believes in you. Her office will find the best way to help you with compassion and spirit. Together you will analyze the best defense and win!

Trial Experience & Achievements
Over 100 Superior Court trials. If anyone can win Lucy can. No matter if the stakes are high, or this is your first offense, everyone benefits from her winning style. We are prepared. We have a strategy. We have an edge. With our office, you have an edge.

Judicial Experience
We know the judges because we have been one.

  * Small claims Court Judge Pro Tem
  * Municipal Court Judge Pro Tem: Mediation and Arbitrations
  * Santa Clara County Fee Arbitrator

University of San Francisco Law School, Summer Trial Advocacy Program
We know so well how to win, they asked Lucy to teach others how to do it.

Lucy's Motto
"It is never over until we say it is."

Community Involvement

Lucy is also:
* Director, San Francisco SummerFest Dance Festival
* Public Interest Clearinghouse Board of Directors
* Los Gatos Art Commissioner
* Triathlete, Runner, Hold national records in several events


Lucy has offices in both San Francisco and San Jose:

201 Spear St

Ste 1100
(between Folsom St & Howard St)
San Francisco, CA 94105

(415) 939-9396


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 5%
    31 years, 5 thousand cases
  2. Criminal Defense: 5%
    29 years, 5 thousand cases
  3. Mediation: 5%
    31 years, 150 cases
  4. Prenuptials: 5%
    29 years, 100 cases
  5. Other: 80%
  6. More 


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

The Law Offices of Lucy S. McAllister

255 North Market Street
Suite 100
San Jose, CA, 95110


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Lawyers weekly law awardInternational Council of Commercial Arbitration (ICCA)2004
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
ESQStearns law group1995 - 1997
Association namePosition nameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationAssociate Member2000 - Present
San Francisco County Bar AssociationAssociate Member1994 - Present
San Mateo County Bar AssociationAssociate Member1990 - Present
Santa Clara County Bar AssociationAssociate Member1988 - Present
Public Interest ClearinghouseBoard of DirectorsN/A
San Francisco SummerFest Dance FestivalDirectorN/A
Los GatosArt CommissionerN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
FamilyI received joint custody & will receive child support & spousal support
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Santa Clara University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1987
State University of New YorkN/AOther - BachelorsN/A