Law School/Year: University of San Diego School of Law
California, U.S. District Court, District of California
Family Law, Divorce, Mediation, Child Custody, Adoption Law, Guardianship, Child Support;, Spousal Support
In re Michael H., (1995) 10 Cal. 4th 1043
Janis Stocks, a partner with Stocks and Fentin LLP, became a Certified Specialist in Family Law in 1980, and was admitted to a fellow to the prestigious American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers in 1993. She is a fellow of the Academy of California Adoption Lawyers and the American Academy of Adoption Attorneys. Stocks has specialized in family law matters and adoption law since 1976. She is a 1993 recipient of the Judge Norbert Ehrenfreund Family Law Award (Norby) for dedicated and meritorious service to Family Law Bench and Bar, awarded by Family Law Judicial Officers.
San Diego County Bar, member: Family Law Section, Executive Committee, Certified Family Law Specialists Committee, 1990-1993, 1998-1999; chair, 1993; American Bar Association, member, sections on Family Law, Alternative Dispute Resolution; State Bar of California, board member, Executive Committee, Family Law Section (FLEXCOM), 1990-1993; advisor, 1994-2000; Lawyers Club, member