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A Skilled and Compassionate Family Law Attorney and Mediator

If a legal issue touches your family, whether you’re starting or ending a marriage, trying to resolve a parenting dispute, or negotiating child or spousal support, Lisa J. Auer can handle these delicate matters with care and compassion at Auer Family Law in San Francisco. As a mediator and settlement-minded attorney, Lisa is dedicated to providing high-quality legal services in the most timely and cost-effective manner possible, supporting clients’ autonomy and privacy, and resolving family law issues outside of court.

Lisa has practiced family law exclusively since being admitted to the Bar. Before starting her own practice, Lisa was an associate at two well-respected law firms in San Francisco (Sideman & Bancroft LLP and Folger Levin & Kahn LLP), where she focused on marital and domestic partnership dissolutions involving complex financial issues such as business valuation, division of limited partnership and private equity interests, and high-earner child and spousal support.

Thoughtful, Effective Legal Services for The Bay Area

Originally from New Hampshire, Lisa has lived in San Francisco for more than 25 years. After graduating from Yale, she worked first in health advocacy and then in publishing for several years before attending law school at UC Berkeley, Boalt Hall. During law school, she gained valuable experience as a law clerk at San Francisco Unified Family Court, the San Francisco City Attorney’s Office, and Bay Area Legal Aid.

Lisa engages in a variety of volunteer activities, including mentoring other attorneys in family law issues through the Justice & Diversity Center, part of The Bar Association of San Francisco’s pro bono legal services program. She also volunteers regularly as a settlement master and attorney of the day at San Francisco Superior Court to help litigants reach agreements. . To learn more about her background and accomplishments, please click on the link to her attorney biography.

Schedule A Consultation Today

Do you want to resolve your divorce outside of court? Trying to figure out if mediation or collaborative divorce is right for you? Concerned about keeping your children out of conflict and co-parenting effectively? Need help negotiating or drafting a prenuptial or postmarital agreement? Lisa J. Auer is standing by to answer your questions. Contact Auer Family Law today from wherever you are in the Bay Area. Call 415-766-0122 or send an email message to schedule an initial consultation.