Divorce is never easy and you need a trusted, compassionate lawyer to help you through the process. Kate Rockas is an attorney who has helped clients successfully resolve their family law issues since 1987. She can help clients with cases involving child support and custody, spousal support, domestic violence, and more. At our San Rafael, CA, firm, you will have our undivided attention and each detail of your case will be considered to determine which solutions may work best for your unique situation.
Our Trusted Attorney
Kate Rockas has been helping clients through their family law cases since 1987. Her integrity, focus, and compassion enable her to view each case separately and base each action on the unique familial characteristics of each client and family. In 1999, she become one of only a small percentage of attorneys that is deemed a family law specialist by the State Bar of California. In order to achieve this level, she has passed rigorous testing, demonstrated unique experience, continued her education in this field, and has been recognized by legal peers for her excellence. She has also served as chair and board member of the Family Law section of Marin County Bar Association and president of Marin County Women Lawyers, acting as a positive influence for her fellow colleagues and clients alike.
“Kate worked with me steadily on a very complicated child custody case and never faltered.... We always had success even in the most personally trying times. Kate has become a personal friend and I don't know what I would have done without her!”
Family Law with Compassion
When two individuals decide to get married or establish a domestic partnership, they usually do so with the intention of it lasting forever. However, half of all partners will separate, entering the world of divorce, child custody and visitation, and property and asset division. Fortunately, Kate Rockas can provide legal counsel that is easy to understand and can manage the confusion that often accompanies divorce. Depending on your unique situation, Kate Rockas can provide litigation or mediation services to properly dissolve your marriage, and allow you to begin planning your future.
Areas of Focus
Kate Rockas is very familiar with California's views on child custody and will work closely with parents to determine a parenting plan that is in the best interest of their children.
When divorcing or separating spouses do not want to settle their disputes in court, a mediated divorce can provide more private options to ensure a mutually agreed upon solution is reached.
Kate Rockas is an experienced family law specialist who can help you separate emotion from legal divorce aspects to seek the most beneficial solution for all parties involved.
Our firm offers legal services based on an hourly fee. We understand that each case is vastly unique and different, and Kate Rockas will take time to ensure she has reviewed all aspects of your case before determining your payment options. She understands the struggles and stress you face during divorce and will work with you as much as possible.
I consider Kate to be an outstanding Family Law attorney. She is one of only two Family Law attorneys in Marin County to whom I refer clients.Legal Colleague