Family Law Group

One of the largest family law practices in the Bay Area, offering the spectrum of
client services and process options.


The Family Law Group at Lakin Spears specializes in handling complex divorce and post-divorce cases, as well as pre- and post-marital agreements and domestic partnership agreements. Our areas of expertise include employment equity incentives such as stock options and RSUs, executive compensation, venture capital, private equity, and other business interests.  We also have extensive experience in child custody cases, including the use of alternative dispute resolution procedures for custody.

We also have extensive expertise in litigation, mediation, and collaborative practice.  We work as a team and consult with experienced attorneys in our firm’s other practice groups for specialized help with real estate, business, tax, and estate planning matters.  We also work closely with other consulting and forensic experts in the community such as accountants, appraisers, vocational evaluators, and mental health professionals.

The group has been named as one of the Best Law Firms in the San Francisco Bay Area every year since 2011 by U.S. News & Best Lawyers®.