Mary Jane Schneider

Areas of Practice:

Ms. Schneider practices in the areas of family law, custody, business valuation and division. Ms. Schneider also provides mediation services to couples desiring to mediate their family law matters, and she accepts collaborative law matters.


Ms. Schneider has practiced law in Sonoma County since 1985. She had 15 years of general civil practice until 2000, with a primary emphasis on family law during that period of time. Ms. Schneider maintains the continuing legal education required for family law specialization.

Community Involvement:

Ms. Schneider is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the Family Service Agency of Sonoma County (vice-president). Ms. Schneider was a member of the Credentialing Committee for Health Plan of the Redwoods.

Education and Memberships:

Ms. Schneider received a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology from Mills College, a Master of Arts Degree in Marriage, Family and Child Counseling from Sonoma State University and a Juris Doctorate from Empire College School of Law. Ms. Schneider is admitted to practice in California and the U.S. District Court for Northern District of California.