Skilled Orange County Family Law Attorney Ready to Help You
Attorney Barbara E. McNamara has been practicing family law since June 1997, working in Orange County, Los Angeles County, and Riverside County courts. Attorney McNamara has helped a wide variety of clients since then. Attorney McNamara practices exclusively family law, including divorce, paternity, child custody, child visitation, drafting parenting plans, calculating child support, spousal support, domestic violence restraining orders, guardianships, pre-nuptial agreements, post-nuptial agreements, both independent and step-parent adoptions, post-judgment modification orders, and civil harassment restraining orders. Attorney McNamara has recently added basic estate planning to her field of expertise, including Living Trusts, Wills, and basic Estate Planning.
You can always count on Attorney Barbara McNamara to take the time necessary to clearly explain the status of your case to you. The sooner you have Attorney McNamara on your side, the easier it is to get started toward settlement of your divorce, or to build a strong case for litigation and come to a successful resolution.
Attorney Barbara E. McNamara is a Southern California native, who grew up in Orange County California. She is married and has two children. Attorney McNamara has been a solo practitioner throughout her entire law career, except for a one year experience with a family law boutique firm in Long Beach. Attorney McNamara prefers the flexibility and challenge of practicing law as a solo practitioner.
University of California, San Diego – 1991
Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science
Minor in Law & Society
Western State University, Fullerton, California – 1995
Juris Doctorate Degree
Admitted to practice in the United States District Court, Central District – February 1998
Became a Certified Family Law Specialist, Certified by the State Bar of California – August 2008
Sigma Kappa Sorority – Alum
Member – Orange County Bar Association – Family Law Section, Solo Practitioner Section
Member – Boy Scouts of America – former Committee Chair, Pack 227, 1999-2013
Member – NAWBO-OC – National Association of Women Business Owners
Member – Orange County Women Lawyers Association