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Lisa Thiessen
  • C.F.L.S., Partner

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce/Family Law: Divorce, legal separation, child custody and visitation, child support, spousal support, property division for small, medium and large assets cases, domestic violence and domestic violence restraining orders, modification of current orders, litigation and trial services
  • Dissolution of same sex marriages
  • Dissolution of Domestic Partnership
  • Domestic Violence: Civil and family law restraining orders
  • Paternity Action: Parentage, child custody and visitation and child support
  • Guardianships
  • Mediation Services to resolve disputes in all areas of divorce and family law
  • Collaborative Services
  • Marvin/Partition Actions: Parties that have never been married but live together and that are now separating needing to formalize legally division of assets
  • Adoption/Step Parent Adoption
  • Conservatorships

Certified Legal Specialties

  • The State Board of California
  • Certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Board of California Board of Legal Specialization 2017

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2008
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2011


  • Humphreys College, Stockton, California
    • J.D.
  • California State University, Stanislaus, California
    • M.A.
    • Major: Psychology
  • California State University, Stanislaus, California
    • B.A.
    • Major: Psychology

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • State Bar Association-Family Law Section, Member
  • San Joaquin County Bar Association-Family Law Section, Member
  • San Joaquin County Bar Association-Women's Lawyer Section, Member

Pro Bono Activities

  • Past Chair, Board of Trustees, Center for Human Services, 2009 to 2009
  • Past Member, Board of Trustees Center for Human Services, 2005 to 2009
  • Completed Adoptions as a Social Worker for Families for Children