David A. Fink

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in San Francisco, CA

Nachlis & Fink
 | 291 Geary St, Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-399-8380
Fax: 415-399-8390
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2018
Licensed Since: 1987
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law,
  • Alternative Dispute Resolution (0%)
Attorney Profile

A principal attorney of Nachlis & Fink, David A. Fink works to guide families through difficult times of transition with compassion and respect. As a believer that most families can, with the right kind of help, settle their disagreements out of court, he works toward consensual dispute resolution using his 30 years of experience in family law. His services are often less time-consuming, less stressful and less expensive than taking a case all the way through litigation in family court. Mr. Fink serves families throughout the San Francisco Bay Area with meeting space in San Francisco, Oakland and Lafayette.

Mr. Fink often serves families as a neutral referee, arbitrator and temporary judge as families go through this difficult time. In the role of a neutral, Mr. Fink taps into a depth of wisdom that only comes from decades of practice and long experience working constructively with attorneys and experts. He promotes parties to stay in control of their situations by resolving and negotiating issues outside of court.

Although Mr. Fink no longer represents clients in litigation, he does serve clients as a consultant and as an advising attorney in collaborative law and other consensual dispute resolution processes. 

Mr. Fink was admitted to practice in the state of California in 1987, after earning a Juris Doctor earlier that year. Mr. Fink was certified by The State Bar of California as a family law specialist in 1993 and became a certified fellow by the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (AAML) in 2000. Mr. Fink served as chair of The State Bar of California Family Law Section and as president of the Northern California Chapter of the AAML. Mr. Fink has also been selected for inclusion in the Northern California Super Lawyers list every year since its inception in 2004.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Family Law (100%): Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law

Alternative Dispute Resolution (0%): Arbitration

Focus Areas

Prenuptial Agreements, Mediation & Collaborative Law, Arbitration

Selections

Selected to Super Lawyers for 15 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2018

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About David Fink

Admitted: 1987, California

Professional Webpage: https://www.nachlisfink.com/Our-Legal-Team/David-A-Fink.shtm...

Honors/Awards:

  • Selected to Northern California Super Lawyers list, 2004 - 2018    
  • 2007 Distinguished Service Award, Family Law Section, State Bar of California
  • 2007 Eureka Award, Collaborative Practice California

Special Licenses/Certifications:

  • Certified Family Law Arbitrator, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2008
  • Certified Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2000
  • Certified Family Law Specialist, State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, 1993

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • President, Northern California Chapter, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, 2008
  • Member/Advisor, Executive Committee, Family Law Section, State Bar of California, 1996-, 2007
  • Co-Chair, Council of State Bar Sections, State Bar of California, 2001
  • Chair, Executive Committee, Family Law Section, State Bar of California, 1999
  • Chair, Family Law Section, Bar Association of San Francisco, 1995
  • Board President, Collaborative Practice California, 2012-2013
  • California, 1987  
  • Member, Ethical Standards Rewrite Task Force, International Academy of Collaborative Professionals 2014-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, Collaborative Practice California, 2006-2015
  • Co-Founder (1998) and President (2009-11), Collaborative Practice San Francisco

Educational Background:

  • Anthropology, U.C., Berkeley, B.A., 1983
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Office Location for David A. Fink

291 Geary St
Suite 600
San Francisco, CA 94102

Phone: 415-399-8380

Fax: 415-399-8390

 

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Last Updated: 8/17/2018

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