Attorney Elaine V. Van Beveren

Attorney Elaine V. Van Beveren is certified by the State of California as a Family Law Specialist.  She has been practicing Family Law since 1988. This Sacramento/Placer lawyer concentrates only on Family Law, giving her the experience and knowledge that you seek during this stessful time.   She aggressively represents each client with the integrity and determination that will see you through this process.

When you need a Family Law attorney in Sacramento or Placer Counties, you want to select an attorney who is well-versed in Family Law.  Attorney Elaine V. Van Beveren has extensive experience in the following Family Law areas:

  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Spousal support
  • Step-parent adoptions
  • Collaborative family law
  • Divorce mediation
  • Retirement benefits
  • Registered domestic partnerships
  • Paternity
  • Legal separation
  • Annulment
  • Post-judgment modifications for custody and support
  • Property division

Professional Activities

  • Chair of the Family Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association Executive Committee (2014)
  • Custody Sub-committee of the Family Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Vice Chair of the Family Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association Executive Committee (2013)
  • Treasurer of the Family Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association Executive Committee (2012)
  • Secretary of the Family Law Section of the Sacramento County Bar Association Executive Committee (2011)
  • Founding member of the Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group
  • Sacramento Regional  Committee
  • Actively involved in representing minors in court appointed cases

Education

  • Certified by the State Bar of California as a Family Law Specialist
  • Juris Doctorate from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
  • University of California Los Angeles, Bachelor of Arts