Member Description


Belinda Hanson


Belinda Hanson earned her law degree from Santa Clara University in 1990 and began her career in San Francisco at Hanson Bridgett Marcus Vlahos & Rudy, LLP. She has practiced family law exclusively since 1993 when she joined Hanson, Norris & Rossi, LLP. In 1997, she and her father, Harry A. Hanson, Jr., founded Hanson Family Law Group, LLP, now Hanson Crawford Crum Family Law Group, LLP. Belinda’s practice focuses on high asset dissolution cases involving complex financial issues such as division of venture capital, hedge fund, and real estate interests. She represents clients through all phases of litigation before private judges and in public courthouses. She also represents clients in collaborative law and is an experienced mediator. Belinda has a hands-on approach that enables her to achieve effective solutions tailored to each client’s unique situation. Belinda is a frequent presenter at family law conferences and seminars and has published several articles in the Family Law News (the official publication of the State Bar of California Family Law Section). In addition to being included in The Best Lawyers in America, Belinda has been listed among the Top 100 Northern California Lawyers, and as one of the Top 50 Northern California Female Super Lawyersby San Francisco Magazine.

Areas of Practice

Collaborative Practice, Litigation, Mediation

Areas of Specialty

Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Property, Relocation

Practice Counties

San Mateo, San Francisco, Santa Clara

Contact Information


Firm Name

Hanson Crawford Crum Family Law Group, LLP


411 Borel Avenue, Suite 440


San Mateo



Zip Code



(650) 524-2144


(650) 524-2141




Wesleyan University, Connecticut (B.A. with Honors); Harvard University, Visiting Scholar
Santa Clara University School of Law (J.D.)

Professional Activities


Chair / Founder, Peninsula Collaborative Family Law Group
Co-chair, Family Law Section, San Mateo County Bar Association
Past President, Northern California Chapter of the AAML

Community Service

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers
Association of Certified Family Law Specialists
California State Bar
San Mateo County Bar Association – Family Law Section