Kevin A. Duffy

Kevin A. Duffy

Partner
Location:
San Francisco, California
Phone:
415-567-4111
Fax:
415-567-6116
Email:
I am a State Bar Family Law Specialist with more than 30 years experience in the San Francisco Bay Area Family Law Issues.  I represent clients in all aspects of divorce proceedings, support proceedings, and in paternity and restraining order matters.  I am a strong advocate with extensive court experience and successfully settle the majority of my cases.  I also prepare and assist clients with prenuptial and postnuptial agreements throughout California.

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Divorce & Family Law Issues
  • 20% Prenuptial and Postnuptial Agreement

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law , State Bar of California , 1992

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1983

Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1983
  • University of Notre Dame , Notre Dame, Indiana
    • B.A.
    • Major: American Studies

Published Works

  • Barristers Law Journal , Contributing Author , 1989
  • CEB Action Guide: Family Law Discovery , Consultant , 1993

Classes/Seminars

  • CEB "How to Handle A Marital Dissolution , Panelist 1996, 1998, 2001, 2003, 2006
  • BASF "Paternity Training" , Panelist
  • State Bar Spring Institute, "Imputed Income", Panelist
  • State Bar Fall Institute, "Calculating Child Support and Spousal Support" , Panelist
  • Barristers Club Community Legal Education Seminars , Panelist
  • USF School of Law Symposium , Panelist
  • Golden Gate and USF School of Law , Guest Lecturer

Honors and Awards

  • Bar Association of San Francisco Merit Award
  • Northern California SuperLawyer , 2006 - 2016
  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award , 1990 - 2011
  • Certified Specialist in Family Law
  • BASF Pro Bono Honors, 1987 - 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers , Fellow, 2007 - Present
  • Bar Association of San Francisco Family Law Section , Former Chair , 1984 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Samuels, Shawn, Marx & Duffy , Partner , 1994 - 1996
  • Brobeck, Phleger, & Harrison, Associate , 1988 - 1994
  • Stotter, Samuels & Chamberlin , Associate , 1984 - 1988
  • The Honorable Donald B. King - San Francisco Superior Court, Law Clerk

Languages

  • Russian