Member Description

Name

Andrea Palash

Introduction

Andrea Palash obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of California at Berkeley and her law degree from Golden Gate University School of Law. Ms. Palash was admitted to the California State Bar in 1987 and has practiced family law almost exclusively since that time. She is a partner in the San Francisco firm of Pierson, Coats, Palash & Paul. She is a Certified Family Law Specialist, a Fellow in the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) and a past President of the Northern California Chapter of the AAML. She is a former member of the Family and Juvenile Advisory Committee to the Judicial Council of California and the former Chair of the Executive Committee of the Family Law Section of the State Bar of California. Ms. Palash is a current member of the Family Law Sections of the State Bar of California and the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF). Ms. Palash has been a speaker for various AAML, State Bar programs, BASF and other programs in Family Law and has published numerous articles on various topics related to Family Law. Ms. Palash has been named a Northern California Super Lawyer by San Francisco Magazine (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012), as one of the Top 100 Northern California Super Lawyers by San Francisco Magazine (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009) and as one of the Top 50 Female Northern California Super Lawyers by San Francisco Magazine (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012).

Areas of Specialty

Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Enforcement, Parentage, Property

Practice Counties

Alameda, Marin, San Francisco, San Mateo

Contact Information

Email

apalash@pcpplaw.com

Firm Name

Pierson, Coats, Palash & Paul

Address

685 Market Street

City

San Francisco

State

CA

Zip Code

94105

Telephone

(415) 495-4499

Fax

(415) 495-3202

Website

http://www.pcpplaw.com

Education

Education

U.C. Berkeley 1983
Golden Gate University School of Law 1986