Law and Mediation Offices of Julia Whitelaw
Phone: 415-968-5909
Fax: 415-874-1989


1108 Fifth Avenue, Suite 200
San Rafael, CA 94901




Call for a free 30 minute consultation

Traditional Divorce/Custody or Support Modfication Disputes

Prior to starting her own firm in 2011, Julia was an associate with The Law Offices of Bley and Bley, a premier Bay Area family law firm specializing in high asset, high conflict divorce and custody dispute litigation. Her M.A. in Counseling Psychology adds a unique dimension to her insight and representation of her clients.

Well-versed in the complexities of all areas of family law, Julia has expereince in representing clients in all aspects of family law matters including division of assets, child and spousal support and custody/parenting issues. If you are in need of a consulting attorney to support you as you mediate, Julia is uniquely positioned to bring all of her expertise to bear to help you with:

  • understanding the law and your circumstances,
  • information gathering,
  • goal setting,
  • strategic planning,
  • communications,
  • assessment of the impact of proposed agreements, and
  • negotiations and resolution of your case.

Julia treats every case as unique and takes the time to work with you to support you to thoroughly assess your unique circumstances, providing you with the kind of attention and services you need to help you through a difficult time and on the road to a better future.

If you are engaged in a traditional divorce, custody or support modification case, Julia will work with you to assess and clearly communicate your needs and interests with the goal of negotiating a settlement within the confines of the litigation system. Should settlement efforts not succed and court proceedings become necessary, Julia will help facilitate a smooth transfer of the case to litigation counsel.

Read more about Julia's personal approach to legal representation here. Philosophy and Practice.

The Law and Mediation Offices of Julia Whitelaw offers family law services to clients located throughout the Bay Area, including in Marin, Sonoma, San Francisco and Alameda counties. This web site is designed for general information only. The information presented at this site should not be construed to be formal legal advice nor the formation of a lawyer/client relationship.