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Robert A., Goodman Certified Family Law Specialist
Oakland, California
phone 510-987-7800
fax 510-987-7900
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As the lead Oakland Family lawyer at the Law Offices of Robert A. Goodman, I am dedicated to providing you with support and guidance, protecting your legal rights, while minimizing the unnecessary conflict and heartache that can easily arise in matters of domestic relations and family law.

I serve a diverse array of clients who depend on my Firm's reputation and experience to protect their rights and guide them through this most difficult time. I represent both men and women in the Oakland/East Bay Area and throughout the State of California.

At your FREE CONSULTATION, you will have my undivided attention, with my full focus on your unique situation and the issues that are most important to you concerning your potential or ongoing divorce case, a child custody issue, financial disputes, or other family law matters. I will provide you with choices, alternatives and solutions to your problem, along with the chances of success for the particular course of action you choose.

If you or a loved one needs the help of an experienced family law attorney, call the Law Offices of Robert A. Goodman today at 510-987-7800.

Areas of Practice:
Family Law
Child Custody
Spousal Support
Visitation Rights
Domestic Violence
Marital Property Distribution
Adoption Law
Restraining Orders
Collaborative Law
Certified Specialist in Domestic Relations - Family Law, The State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Bar Admissions:
California, 1997
University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California, 1996

University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 1992

Professional Associations and Memberships:
Alameda County Bar Association

Alameda County Bar Association, Family Law Section
Vice Chair

Contra Costa County Bar Association

Contra Costa County Bar Association, Family Law Section

American Bar Association, Family Law Section

State Bar of California, Family Law Section

OUR philosophy

Committed to providing the highest quality Family Law legal services in the Bay Area.

  • Our experience and expertise in Family Law can help you best to achieve your goals
  • We provide zealous advocacy
  • We are committed to resolving your case in the most cost-effective manner possible
  • We are easily accessible to all our clients
  • We serve our clients compassionately

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Certified Family Law Specialist

Contact The Law Offices of Robert A. Goodman for a free initial consultation or case evaluation. We are happy to assist you.

Night and weekend appointments available
Offices in Oakland and Walnut Creek