Cynthia S. Cho

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Newark, CA

CC LawGroup, A Professional Corporation
 | 3900 Newpark Mall Road 3FL, Newark, CA 94560
Phone: 510-818-0000
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017
Licensed Since: 1994
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law (60%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (40%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Korean
Attorney Profile

Cynthia S. Cho, principal attorney and founder of the CC Law Group, APC, serves clients in the Bay area, covering Alameda County, Santa Clara County, Contra Costa County, San Mateo County and San Francisco County including the Oakland and Fremont metropolitan area from her office in Newark, California. She devotes most of her practice to family law issues, such as divorce, legal separation, child custody, child support, spousal support, property division, debt division.  She also practices in probate and trust administration including drafting of estate documents from wills, trusts, powers of attorneys, and health care directives. 

Clients seek Ms. Cho's assistance for a variety of issues, such as post-decree modifications, paternity suits, restraining orders, prenuptial agreements and homeowners association law. She also handles estate litigation, probate administration, divorce mediation, name changes and living trusts.

Ms. Cho received her Juris Doctor in 1993 from the University of San Francisco School of Law after earning a Bachelor of Arts in legal studies in 1989 from the University of California, Berkeley. She was admitted to practice in California in 1994. Since 2000, Ms. Cho has provided numerous speaking engagements to the community including public services for communicty organizations and individuals unable to afford an attorney including various volunteer and pro bono services.  Ms. Cho has lectured on estate planning at financial planning seminars, as well as providing family planning and counseling and volunteer career-counseling lecturer.

An active participant in several professional organizations, Ms. Cho is a member of the Family Law and Trusts and Estates sections of the California State Bar Association, the American Association for Justice among other organizations. She is also a member of the Newark Chamber of Commerce and Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity. 

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (60%): Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Estate Planning & Probate (40%): Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Focus Areas

Family Law: Adoption, Alimony & Spousal Support, Child Support, Custody & Visitation, Dissolution, Divorce, Domestic Violence, Name Change, Paternity, Prenuptial Agreements, Marital Property, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Father's Rights

Estate Planning & Probate: Estate Planning, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Trusts, Wills

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 4 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2014 - 2017

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About Cynthia Cho

Admitted: 1994, California

Professional Webpage: www.cclawgroup.com/Attorneys/Cynthia-S-Cho.shtml

Honors and Awards:

  • Phi Delta Phi
  • Various honors and awards for volunteer services provided
  • Listed in Who's Who

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • National Association of Female Executives (Prior Member)
  • State Bar of California, Member (Active)
  • Korean Bar Association, Prior Member
  • American Bar Association, Prior Member
  • Korean East Bay Chamber of Commerce, Prior Member
  • American Association for Justice (AAJ), Prior Member
  • International Association of Korean Lawyers, Prior Member
  • Newark Chamber of Commerce, Prior Member
  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Alameda County Bar Association (Former Member, Family Law and Estate Planning Sections)
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association (Former Member, Family Law and Estate Planning Sections)
  • Asian American Bar Association, Prior Member
  • State Bar of California, Probate / Estate Planning Section
  • State Bar of California, Family Law Section
  • Korean East Bay Chamber of Commerce, Prior Vice Chairman of the Board
  • U.C. Alumni Association

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer Speaker on topic of family law and estate planning on Korean Television show
  • Prior Volunteer lecturer on Korean Radio Station on the topic of family law
  • Volunteer Lecturer to Korean Realtors and Escrow Officer Association
  • Volunteer Lecturer to various financial and estate planning seminars
  • Volunteer lecturer on estate planning to church members at financial planning seminars
  • Volunteer career counseling lecturer to Korean High School students
  • Volunteer Lecturer to Various Korean community events on consumer law
  • Community Pro Bono Legal Counseling for Korean Elders
  • Various Pro-Bono services provided to members of the community, nonprofit organizations, and business organizations.

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Various writings and articles in magazines and newspaper columns
  • Law Speaker at Women Seeing Beyond Today Conference

Educational Background:

  • Bachelor Degree from the University of California, Berkeley, California - B.A. , 1989

Industry Groups

  • Estate Law
  • Family Law
  • Probate Law
  • Trust Law
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    Office Location for Cynthia S. Cho

    3900 Newpark Mall Road 3FL
    Newark, CA 94560

    Phone: 510-818-0000

     

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    Last Updated: 2/22/2017

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