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Law Office of Michael P. McDeavitt - Pleasanton, CA

5776 Stoneridge Mall Road Suite 345 Pleasanton, CA 94588- 4514

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Updated: 06/07/2019

Pleasanton Family Law Firm

Overview

Pleasanton, California, Family Law Mediator & Litigator

Michael P. McDeavitt, Certified Family Law Specialist has practiced law since 1998. He is a trained and experienced mediator and litigator. His practice is limited exclusively to Family Law. Mr. McDeavitt sits as a Judge Pro Tem with the Superior Court of California, Alameda County. In addition, he serves as a Settlement Commissioner with the court. He is a speaker on Family Law and related issues.

Mr. McDeavitt is a member of the Associatio ...

About Law Office of Michael P. McDeavitt

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Divorce
  • Mediation
  • Litigation

Honors

  • Recipient, CALI Award for Family Law Negotiation & Settlement
  • Recipient, CALI Award for Community Law
  • Recipient, Chancellor's Perpetual Trophy Award
  • Recipient, Army Commendation Medal
  • Recipient, Army Achievement Medal
  • Recipient, National Defense Service Medal
  • Recipient, Army Service Ribbon
  • Recipient, Overseas Service Ribbon
  • Recipient, Parachutist Badge

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Address

5776 Stoneridge Mall Road Suite 345 Pleasanton, CA 94588- 4514

Fax

  • (925) 227-1493

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