Help Through Your Most Personal Family Law Matters

Michael P. McDeavitt, Certified Family Law Specialist, has offered sound and considerate legal counsel and representation to residents of Pleasanton and nearby communities since 1998. From divorce mediation that attempts to reconcile both spouses' interests to more contentious cases involving domestic violence, we are prepared to guide you through any concern that may arise during your case.

At our firm, we understand that even the simplest uncontested divorce can be a tremendously stressful and emotionally trying ordeal for both parties, and we do everything we can to make our clients feel comfortable with the process. Contact a Pleasanton family law attorney for a consultation. We represent clients in the Tri-Valley Area and throughout the East Bay.

A California Certified Family Law Specialist assisting clients with:


  • Support agreements
  • Property division
  • Negotiating parenting plans
  • Uncontested divorce

Divorce mediation

  • Child custody mediation
  • Child support mediation
  • Mediation for other family matters
  • Collaborative divorce

Child support

  • Child support modification
  • Child support enforcement
  • Establishing child support

Parenting plans and visitation

  • Child custody arrangements
  • Scheduled visitation
  • Enforcement of parenting plans
  • Modification of schedules

Spousal support

  • Permanent spousal support
  • Temporary spousal support
  • Establishing spousal support

Property division

  • Asset valuation and division
  • Marital debts and obligations
  • Nonmarital property
  • Extramarital debt
  • Prenuptial agreements


  • Child custody modifications
  • Child support modifications
  • Spousal support modifications

Domestic violence

  • Restraining orders
  • Harassment
  • Disturbing the peace
  • Child abuse
  • Stalking

Prenuptial Agreements

Contact A Pleasanton Divorce Mediation Attorney

Whether you are concerned about the custody of your child or want to make sure that you are protected from accruing your spouse's extramarital debt, we are here to help you seek a fair resolution and shoulder some of your burden during this difficult time. Contact us today for a consultation with a lawyer who is a Certified Family Law Specialist. Our office is located at the interchange of Highways 580 and 680.