Member Description

Name

Deborah Marx

Introduction

Deborah Marx has practiced family law since 1981 and is a Certified Specialist in Family Law, California State Bar. She handles complex financial issues in marital dissolutions, including family-owned businesses, intellectual property, tracing of separate and community property, deferred compensation and support issues. She represents clients in domestic partnership dissolutions and in drafting marital and registration agreements. Deborah divides her practice between mediation, consultation, collaborative practice and litigation. Honors she has received include: Listed in Best Lawyers in America, including as 2011 Oakland Family Lawyer of the Year; listed as a Super Lawyer by San Francisco Magazine since 2004, including being named as one of the Top 50 Women Northern California Super Lawyers of 2010; Alameda County Superior Court Judge Pro Tempore recognition 2002; Alameda County Family Court Services recognition 1998; State Bar Board of Governors Pro Bono Legal Services recognition 1989.

Areas of Practice

Collaborative Practice, Litigation, Mediation, Pre and Post Marital Agreements, Consulting

Areas of Specialty

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

Contact Information

Email

debmarx@deborahmarx.com

Firm Name

Law Office of Deborah J. Marx

Address

1300 Clay Street

City

Oakland

State

CA

Zip Code

94612

Telephone

(510) 763-5611

Fax

(510) 763-3430

Website

http://www.deborahmarx.com

Education

Education

University of Rochester, NY, B.A.1977, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Boalt Hall, University of California, Berkeley 1981

Professional Activities

Honors

Listed in Best Lawyers in America, including as 2011 Oakland Family Lawyer of the Year
Listed as a Super Lawyer by San Francisco Magazine since 2004, including being named as one of the Top 50 Women Northern California Super Lawyers since 2010
Alameda County Superior Court Judge Pro Tempore recognition 2002
Alameda County Family Court Services recognition 1998
State Bar Board of Governors Pro Bono Legal Services recognition 1989.

Professional Organizations

Board of Governors, Northern California Chapter, AAML

Alameda County Bar Assoc., Family Law Section
Alameda County Family Law Assoc., board member
Association of Certified Family Law Specialists
California State Bar, Family Law Section
Collaborative Practice Group of the East Bay, committee chair
Contra Costa County Bar Assoc., Family Law Section
International Academy of Collaborative Professionals