Section Family Law


The Family Law Section provides attorneys Continuing Legal Education (CLE) and updates on procedure, support, tax considerations, community property, and the legal and psychological aspects of child custody. The Section maintains an ongoing liaison with the bench, legal aid and family law providers in the Marin County.

Section Chairs

John Brekhus
415 419 7810
jbrekhus@marinattorney.net

Abby Lucha
415 492 9230
alucha@faclc.org

Notice
Main County Superior Court

Uniform Local Rules 2

Updated January 1, 2017
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JUDGE'S CORNER
Mar 03, 2019
By Hon. Verna A. Adams

As I approach the twenty-year anniversary of my swearing-in, I have been thinking about how the Marin County Superior Court’s work has expanded and evolved as we strive to fulfill our mission: “To ensure fair and equal access to justice and serve the public with dignity and respect.”

NONPROFIT PROFILE
Mar 03, 2019
By Anna Pletcher

In 1983, the Marin Women’s Commission conducted a needs survey and learned that women getting divorced were not able to afford attorneys. The Commission, with the help of Supervisor Hal Brown, created the Family Law Center for Women and Children—now the Family and Children’s Law Center—to fill that critical gap.

Editor's Introduction
Feb 05, 2019
By Robert Rosborough

This month, delve into the what everyone should know about home improvement contractors, learn a little about aviation law and the regulation of drones and heed calls from a current and a past MCBA President to defend the independence of the judiciary.

President's Message
Feb 04, 2019
By Charles Dresow

The protection and preservation of our independent judiciary is vital to our society and system of justice. The public must retain faith that their grievances can be resolved by a fair and independent judge.

Installation Recap
Feb 03, 2019
By The Marin Lawyer

MCBA held its 2019 Installation Dinner & Scholarship Fundraiser on February 3rd at the Marin Country Club in Novato. Over 150 MCBA members and friends attended the sold-out event, helping to celebrate the incoming Officers and Board of Directors and support a future generation of lawyers through MCBA's legal scholarship fund.

Feb 02, 2019
By David F. Feingold, Esq.

How often do you think of yourself as a revolutionary? If the answer is not very often, you should—more often.