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Erickson Family Law, LLP is a full-service family law firm which provides legal services related to divorce and post-divorce proceedings, including property valuation, characterization, and division, child and spousal support, domestic violence restraining orders, and modification and enforcement of family court orders. The partners are Mark A. Erickson and his son, Matt A. Erickson. Both Mark and Matt are Certified Family Law Specialists, certified by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.
Mark has practiced law in California since 1979 at locations in San Jose and Campbell. Born in Gary, Indiana in 1952, he was admitted to the State Bar in 1979. Mark attended Indiana University and obtained a B.S. in business in 1976 before attending Santa Clara University School of Law where he obtained his J.D. in 1979. He was a teaching assistant and consultant at the Santa Clara University School of Law, including legal research and writing. He is a former member of the Town of Los Gatos Retirement Board. Mark is the former chair of the Santa Clara County Bar Association Family Law section and the Lawyer Referral Service. He was actively involved in the formation of the Santa Clara County Domestic Violence Council and acted as the Santa Clara County Bar Association representative on the Domestic Violence Council. Mark has been a Certified Family Law Specialist, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization since 1987.
Matt was born in Los Gatos, California in 1985. Matt obtained a B.S. in management from Purdue University in 2008. Matt graduated from Golden gate University School of Law in 2011 and was admitted to the California Bar in 2011. Matt then started practicing family law with the Law Offices of Mark A. Erickson in Campbell, California in 2011. He became a Certified Family Law Specialist, certified by the California Board of Legal Specialization in 2019.
Mark and Matt formed Erickson Family Law, LLP and began practicing in their partnership in 2020. They continue to practice family law, including all aspects of divorce litigation in Santa Clara County making court appearances primarily in the Family Law Division of the Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, located in downtown San Jose, California.
" Mark took my case, which was a tough one, to litigate a contentious child custody trial--which ended up going for 17 courtroom days! I had another family lawyer prior to trial, but I felt I needed an attorney with Mark's experience, smarts, and toughness for the courtroom. Mark was fantastic"
Sabrina S, client
" I have been represented by Matt and Mark Erickson which are The Best Family Law Attorney in the Bay Area. There are no Options for 10 Stars this is what Mark and Matt Erickson deserve. Both were extremely responsive, focused and efficient on getting my case settled ASAP. I will recommend Matt and Mark to anybody that is been going through a divorce. Piece of Mind. Thank you."