LAURA VOCKE ALTERMAN

LAURA VOCKE ALTERMAN

ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Tel: 925-933-9000
Fax: 925-933-1926
lalterman@foxandbank.com

Education and licenses

State Bar of California
Licensed to Practice Law, California, 2010

University of San Francisco, School of Law
Juris Doctor Degree, 2010

University of California, Santa Cruz
Bachelor of Arts Degree, 2006

Legal career history

FOX & BANK LLP, 2018 to present
Walnut Creek, CA

Associate Attorney of Fox & Bank LLP, a law firm specializing in all aspects of family law, including divorce, domestic partnership dissolution, pre- and post-marital agreements, child custody, child support and spousal support, and property issues.

ADZ LAW LLP, 2015-2018
San Mateo, CA

Associate Attorney of ADZ Law LLP, a law firm specializing in representation of survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault in civil tort claims and all aspects of family law, including divorce, domestic violence restraining orders, child custody, property and support issues.

SCHOENERG FAMILY LAW GROUP, PC, 2013-2015
San Francisco, CA

Associate Attorney of Schoenberg Family Law Group PC, a law firm specializing in all aspects of family law, including divorce, domestic partnership dissolution, pre- and post-marital agreements, child custody, child support and spousal support, and property issues.

DUBROVSKY FAMILY LAW, 2011-2013
San Francisco, CA 

Of Counsel Attorney. Assisted principal with all aspects of a family law cases, including representation at hearings and mediation, drafting declarations and memoranda, and propounding and responding to discovery.

Professional and acamedic awards recognition

Recipient, Cali Award for Excellence, Community Property

Technical Editor of the Journal of Law and Society Challenges (USF School of Law)

Highest Honors in Major, Literature

Dean’s List (UC Santa Cruz)

Professional associations, boards and committee work

California State Bar Association

  • Member, Family Law Section

Contra Costa Bar Association

  • Member, Family Law Section

Alameda County Bar Association

  • Member, Family Law Section

Lawyers for Good Government

  • Women’s & LGBTQ Rights Committee, 2017

Lawyer’s Committee for Civil Rights

  • Pro Bono Attorney, 2015 to present

Queen’s Bench Bar Association

  • Assistant Secretary and Director-at-Large, 2014-2015

San Mateo and San Francisco Bar Associations

Member 2011-2017

Publications and lectures

Author, San Francisco Bar Association Newsletter: Trapped in Marriage: Potential Pitfalls of Same Sex Marriage in Non-Recognition States,” 2014.

Author, San Francisco Bar Association Newsletter: “Spouse’s Undisclosed Investment Could Benefit Her Ex Post-IPO,” 2013.

Panelist, Golden Gate University: “Current Issues in Domestic Violence Legislation,” 2013.

Author, Queen’s Bench Newsletter: “Teen Dating Violence Prevention,” 2011.