Areas Of Practice

Family Law

Our Family Law Division is the largest in the North Bay, and we are recognized among the pre-eminent family law practitioners in Northern California. We have the experience and expertise to handle all family law cases, including:

  • Dissolution of marriage - petition to final decree;
  • Modification of existing orders;
  • Pre-nuptial/post-nuptial agreements;
  • National and international custody disputes;
  • Child custody issues, including move-away issues;
  • Spousal support disputes;
  • Child support disputes;
  • High asset dissolutions; and
  • Same sex relationship matters;

We utilize a team approach, working with our clients to assemble the best lawyers, support staff, consultants and experts to serve our client’s interests. Attorneys Marla Keenan-Rivero, Larry Moskowitz and John Johnson are Certified Family Law Specialists. Larry Moskowitz is also a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. We also rely on and have extensive experience with a variety of consultants and expert witnesses including child psychologists, accountants, and economists.

Mediation

Our firm also uses mediation to resolve family law cases. Attorneys Les Perry and Larry Moskowitz have successfully mediated family law cases involving child custody and visitation, division of property, child and spousal support, and business valuations. Both Mr. Perry and Mr. Moskowitz have extensive training in mediation and bring extensive family law experience and legal knowledge to the process.

Litigation

Attorney John Johnson is a premier family law litigator. With over 1,500 depositions, 30 jury trials and 100 + court trials, Mr. Johnson brings outstanding trial advocacy skills to resolve our clients’ needs. Because of his expertise in cutting-edge technology, Mr. Johnson efficiently handles highly complex cases, sometimes including those with over 100,000 documents.

Technology

We use state of the art technology to better serve our clients. Family law cases are sometimes complex and document intensive. Our use of cutting-edge hardware and software allow us to quickly scan, sort, retrieve, and use thousands of pages of documents.