Member Description

Name

Robert Blevans

Introduction

Robert Blevans practice is limited to family law matters. He provides traditional client representation in Napa, Marin and Sonoma counties. He has been a Certified Specialist in Famiy Law since 1983.

Areas of Practice

Litigation

Areas of Specialty

Child Support, Property

Practice Counties

Napa, Sonoma, Marin

Contact Information

Email

robert@blevanslaw.com

Firm Name

Blevans & Blevans, LLP

Address

1831 First Street

City

Napa

State

CA

Zip Code

94559

Telephone

(707) 251-5500

Fax

(707) 251-5505

Website

blevanslaw.com

Education

Education

Western State University
Western State University, College of Law Juris Doctorate degree – 1977

Professional Activities

Honors

Fellow of the Year, Northern California Chapter 2010
Diplomat American College of Family Trial Lawyers

Professional Organizations

AAML Northern California Chapter President, 2004-2005
Diplomat American College of Family Trial Lawyers
Association of Certified Family Law Specialists
Chair Napa Bar Association, Family Law Section 1998-2002

Publications

“Ability to Earn, Medical or Psychological Condition, and Vocational Prospects” Family Law Financial Discovery, Chapt. 15, published by CEB, June 2008

PRESENTATIONS:
“Declining Value and its Effect on Property Division,” California State Bar Annual Meeting, Sept. 2010

“What Funds from a Business are Really Available for Support,” AAML Symposium, Nor. Cal. Chapter, May 2010

“Practical Solution to ‘Real’ Estate Problems: Characterization and Division in a Down Real Estate Market,” ACFLS Spring Seminar, April 2009

“Protecting the Privacy and Financial Information of the Family Law Litigant,” Napa County Bar Assoc. Family Law Section, November 2008

“Effective Opening Statements in Family Law Cases,” Trial Practicum – AAML Nor. Cal. Chapter, October 2008

“Spousal Support – How to Prove the Elements: Differences in Temporary Versus Permanent Spousal Support and Burdens of Proof,” ACFLS Spring Seminar, March 2008

“The Effects of Refinancing Property on Characterization and Reimbursement Rights,” AAML Nor. Cal. Symposium, April 2006

Mock Trial Demonstration: The Young Lawyers Trial Practicum – San Francisco, October 2005

Fiduciary Duties – A National Overview,” AAML National Meeting – March 2004, Maui, Hawaii