Experience, Knowledge, Success, Results
San Jose Attorney Merrisa L. Coleman-Bishop
Family Law, Divorce, Criminal Defense and Bankruptcy Lawyer Serving Northern California
Since 1994, San Jose lawyer Merrisa Coleman-Bishop has helped Northern California clients in divorce, child custody and support, and family law problems faced by parents in domestic partnerships or less formal arrangements. She also represents people facing criminal charges such as DUI or domestic violence offenses, and provides legal help for people who are considering bankruptcy.
She represents clients in San Jose, across the Bay Area, and throughout Santa Clara, Sacramento, Auburn, Alameda, Santa Clara, and Placer counties.
San Jose Attorney Coleman-Bishop: Dependable, Understanding and Practical
Santa Clara County divorce lawyer Merrisa Coleman-Bishop understands that her clients need dependable and legally accurate advice to guide them in some of the most important decisions they'll ever have to make. She starts with your own understanding of the facts that bear on your problem, and then works with you to define your objectives. She will clarify both the factual and legal background of your situation.
Merrisa Coleman-Bishop will provide you with practical options for obtaining your goals with the least expense, uncertainty and time involved. Contact her law office in San Jose, California, to schedule a consultation.
A Bay Area Attorney and Doing What Is Best for Clients
Whether your legal needs relate to divorce or a family law concern, bankruptcy or criminal defense, Merrisa Coleman-Bishop takes a sensible approach to your case. She does not pursue legal options for the sake of adding time and cost to your case. She only does what is best for her clients.
Wherever possible, she works to achieve your objectives through negotiation and mediation rather than exposing you unnecessarily to the risks of litigation. She will always give you a straight and candid assessment of your legal situation and the strength of your case, and will never recommend that you take a weak case to court. Her practical advice and solid common sense have served her Bay Area divorce and family law, DUI, and bankruptcy clients very well.
A Lawyer Active in the Developing California Domestic Partnership Laws
For many years, San Jose domestic partnership lawyer Merrisa Coleman-Bishop has been active in developing the law relating to the security of committed relationships — particularly as it concerns the rights, both within and outside of registered domestic partnerships under California law.
Contact an Experienced San Jose Lawyer
San Jose attorney Merrisa Coleman-Bishop represents clients in the Bay Area and throughout Northern California, including Sacramento, in divorce and family law, criminal defense, and Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcies. For information about her family law, bankruptcy or criminal defense services, contact her law firm today.