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McPherson Law Group offers full-scale representation on all divorce and family law matters, including:

  • Divorce – both contested and uncontested
  • Child custody & visitation
  • Child support & spousal support (alimony)
  • Property & pension/retirement division
  • Issues unique to same sex couples
  • Paternity cases
  • Post-Judgment modifications
  • Domestic violence cases
  • Step-parent adoptions & adoptions
  • ….and more egg broken marriage
One of the services we provide that is too-often overlooked is pre-divorce education and advice.  Understanding the process, your legal rights, and how to protect yourself before you file for divorce can be critical to how your case plays out.  Before you jump in and file for divorce, get some professional advice so you enter into the process with eyes open.  But regardless of whether you are just thinking of getting a divorce or if you have been fighting for years with your ex, McPherson Law Group can help you with your case.  If you don’t think you need full representation, then consider Family Law Coaching:
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Family Law Coaching – A lower-cost alternative. How to get what you need without full representation:

McPherson Law Group also provides coaching/consulting for your family law case on an hourly basis or for a flat fee in some cases.  Coaching is an as-needed service to assist you in navigating through your own divorce. Also called “unbundled services,” we help you to do it yourself. Many issues do not require more than one hour. If you are thinking of starting a family law case or if you have had an ongoing case for days or months or years, we can help.  Serving Alameda, Contra Costa, Napa, Santa Clara, San Mateo, Solano, San Joaquin, San Francisco and Marin counties.

We can assist you with:

  • preparing documents and declarations (including Petitions, Income and Expense Declarations, Schedules of Assets and Debts, Declarations of Disclosure, discovery documents, and more);
  • preparing your arguments before your hearings;
  • knowing what to expect and how to express yourself in family law mediation;
  • calculating child and spousal support;*
  • preparing orders after hearings;
  • preparing judgments;
  • understanding how to act in court to increase your chances of success;
  • how to divide your property
  • how to create a successful parenting plan;
  • …and much more.
*Child and spousal support calculations require a two-hour minimum.

Ready to get more specific information?  Give us a call at 925.307.6543 or click here to make an appointment directly using our online scheduling. Our office is located in Dublin, California at 7950 Dublin Blvd., Suite 308.

Wondering if we work in your area?  We work in the Alameda and Contra Costa counties, servicing cities such as Dublin, Oakland, San Ramon, San Leandro, Danville, Alamo, Pleasanton, Livermore, Walnut Creek, Union City, Fremont, Hayward, Blackhawk, Lafayette, Orinda, Moraga, Piedmont, Castro Valley, Pleasant Hill, Brentwood, Concord, and more.

The information contained on this site is not intended as legal advice. You should consult qualified legal counsel before acting on any information on this site. Christina McPherson and the attorneys of McPherson Law Group are only licensed to practice law in the State of California, and will not advise anyone on the laws of any other state. If you choose to send an email to our firm, please do not include any confidential or sensitive information. The law firm has no duty to keep confidential the information you may transmit, and your email will not form an attorney-client relationship. If you choose to subscribe to our newsletter, that will not form an attorney-client relationship, and we will have no affirmative duty to advise you of changes in California or federal law.
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