Introduction: For a combined 60+ years, Mr. Fuhrman and his partner, Michele Vallat, have represented men and women facing divorce, child custody, and child support conflicts , as well as domestic violence cases. And they have negotiated complicated and high value property settlements.
Also, Mr. Fuhrman brings 40 years of experience representing businesses from their formative stage to dissolution, including contract, employee, lease and many other issues. And for more than 44 years, he has represented adults and juveniles charged with crimes, from homicide to DUI, from drugs to theft, and many others. He also does juvenile court dependency work.
In short, Mr. Fuhrman has appeared in more than 10,000 court hearings and trials and negotiated thousands of settlements in family, business, criminal and personal injury matters.
Ms. Vallat focuses on family law and serves as a settlement judge for the North County Branch of the San Diego Superior Court.
Their legal assistant Shayne DeCamara has been with them for nearly a decade.
An initial half- hour consultation is free and, when unable to visit in their office, you can meet by Zoom or telephone.
Testimonials on his website include the following:
* Lawyer colleague: "Bill has a feel as to when to 'stand tough' and when to 'settle'. I believe him to be an efficient lawyer and an effective advocate." - Charles
* Former client: "I just wanted to send a note, thanking you for making the most difficult point in my life a little easier. I appreciate you working with me on the retainer amount and having patience because I know, at times, the other party was frustrating. Thanks again! I'm glad my 1st 'hiring an attorney' experience was great." - Veronica
* Former client: "This letter is to express my heart-felt appreciation for all your help during my case. Everything went smoothly during and after the trial, as Mr. Fuhrman and your staff planned. Please remember that money alone cannot compensate for all the hard work you did for my case. If I know someone who needs the best lawyer in town, I will definitely recommend you." - John