Firm Profile

Heather is an experienced family law attorney and mediator working with individuals and families experiencing the end of a marriage or having post-dissolution disputes. She encourages mediation and Collaborative Practice, as a means to resolve party differences. However, should litigation be necessary, Heather has the skill and experience to assist you. She has extensive experience in a wide range of family law matters, including dissolution of marriage, legal separation, child custody and visitation, restraining orders, property and business divisions, child and spousal support and step-parent adoptions.

In addition to traditional full service representation, Heather and the other members of her firm can provide limited scope representation and consultation-only services. With limited scope representation, you can hire Heather or one of her associates to prepare necessary documents, provide advice on proceeding in pro per (without an attorney), attend a hearing or to otherwise assist you in a very limited aspect of your case.

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  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, J.D., 1994
  • University of California at Davis, Political Science, B.A., 1990

Associations & Memberships

  • Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Member, Family Law Section
  • State Bar of California
  • Member, Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group
  • Member, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals