The road ahead for many seeking assistance in a Family Law matter (divorce, child custody, support, etc) can be greatly affected by the guidance received – for better or worse. It is important to obtain assistance from a professional that understands the road ahead with a deeper understanding and skill-set to make the road as smooth and as manageable as possible.

Finding a professional that can provide superior guidance due to continually putting in the work to refine and update their skills such as obtaining the prestigious designation of Certified Family Law Specialist by the California Board of Legal Specialization is critical in selecting a guide to help you navigate the road ahead.

We represent clients throughout Southern California in a wide variety of family law matters. We focus on helping our clients across the spectrum of family law matters; from prenuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements, divorce (dissolution), paternity (parentage), child custody, child support, spousal support (alimony), domestic violence restraining orders, and conducting meditations for unrepresented parties as well as for represented parties.

Whether you are a spouse, parent, grandparent, or planning to get married we are here to provide advice and advocate for you in conjunction with the strategy we decide is best for you and your family. We bring extensive experience and professionalism to every case and customize our support to your individual needs and concerns.


Mrs. Gomez has displayed a deep commitment to her community ever since she attended college at the University of California at Davis by providing legal resources for the under served population in relation to domestic violence and sexual assault cases. Mrs. Gomez continues in her commitment to public service in Orange County, CA through her volunteer work with Human Options where she has aided survivors of domestic violence in navigating the complex court process and procedures since 2010.

While in law school she worked with Amnesty International in their Stop Violence Against Women Project. Upon graduating from law school, she was awarded the Center for Children’s Rights Certificate, Trial and Appellate Practice Certificate, and Criminal Law Certificate due to her course work and active participation in the schools competitive Trial Advocacy Honors Board.

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