Member Description

Name

Ronald Granberg

Areas of Practice

Litigation, Mediation, Private Judging, Pre and Post Marital Agreements, Consulting

Areas of Specialty

Child Custody and Visitation, Child Support, Domestic Violence, Enforcement, Parentage, Property, Relocation

Practice Counties

Monterey, Santa Cruz, San Benito

Contact Information

Email

ron@granberglaw.com

Address

134 Central Avenue

City

Salinas

State

CA

Zip Code

93901

Telephone

(831) 422-6565

Fax

(831) 422-5550

Website

http://www.granberglaw.com

Education

Education

University of Michigan Bachelor of Arts, Psychology 1970
Monterey College of Law Juris Doctorate 1978

Professional Activities

Honors

Immediate Past President of Association of Certified Family Law Specialists

2011 recipient of Northern California Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers “Fellow of the Year Award”

2013 co-recipient of Southern California Chapter of American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers “Family Law Person of the Year Award”

Six-time recipient of Monterey College of Law “Professor of the Year Award”

Super Lawyers of Northern California – Super Lawyer from 2005 through present

AVVO – 10 out of 10 rating

Professional Organizations

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Northern California Chapter: Chapter President in 2011, Chapter Delegate to National Board of Governors from 2012 through 2015, Board of Managers member from 2007 through present

American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: Co-Chair of National Chapter Leaders Committee from 2011 through present, Member of National Continuing Legal Education Committee from 2012 through present

Association of Certified Family Law Specialists: President in 2006, Thirtieth Anniversary Co-chairperson in 2010, Board of Directors member from 2003 through 2007

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers: Member from 2006 through present

Monterey County Bar Association: President in 1992, Executive Committee member from 1988 through 1993

Publications

“You’re Just Not My Phenotype” (Family Law News, Fall 1995)

“Moore/Marsden: When Cash Should Be King” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Spring 2003)

“What’s Yours Is Mine in Joint Bank Accounts, ‘Lee’ Decides” (Los Angeles Daily Journal, May 14, 2004)

“Post-Egelhoff Divorce Division of ERISA Benefits” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Fall 2004)

“Legal Reasoning” (Monterey College of Law)

“Save the Child” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Winter 2005)

“Home Repairs: Sherman Partially Corrects Bono v. Clark’s Moore/Marsden Mistakes” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Summer 2006)

“Under Fellows, Does Senate Bill 78 Retroactively Invalidate Premarital Agreements Signed Without Independent Counsel?” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Winter 2006)

“The Trouble with Kieturakis” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Summer 2007)

“A Civil Litigator’s Education in Disclosure Duties” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Winter 2007)

“Protecting Client Privacy in Divorce” (Family Law News, Issue 4, 2008)

“Postmarital Agreements Containing a ‘Not Made in Contemplation of Divorce’ Clause: Fish or Foul?” (Association of Certified Family Law Specialists Newsletter, Fall 2008)

“Private Ordering and Alternative Dispute Resolution” (Journal of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Volume 23, 2010 Number 2)

“Responding to the Panicked Call” (Family Law News, Volume 33, Number 1 2011)

“Dividing Negative Equity When the Night is Still” (Family Law News, Volume 33, Number 3, 2011)

Community Service

International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers