Our Firm Understands That Family Matters Determine The Size And Shape Of Your World
At Tour-Sarkissian Law Offices, LLP, we understand that all issues involving family are emotional, complex and may have lasting consequences on you, your finances and your children. That is why we believe knowledge, experience and compassion are essential to family law. Whether in litigation or in mediation, you will need a firm that knows how to use the law in your favor.
Our team of lawyers helps individuals in the following areas of family law:
- Child custody
- Spousal and child support
- Same-sex issues
- Restraining orders
- Prenuptial agreements
- International family law
- International custody disputes
- Child kidnapping — Hague Convention cases
- Complex division of assets, including assets located overseas
Our family law legal team is led by Christine Tour-Sarkissian, selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers list, certified by the State Bar of California as a family law specialist. She has extensive experience in complex family law matters, high-asset cases and international custody disputes. We understand international jurisdictional considerations and use this knowledge to help our clients toward favorable resolution to their disputes. We are beside our clients through every step in the process and are available to answer questions.
Global Solutions For Individuals Seeking Family Law Representation
We are trial attorneys with great litigation experience in all aspects of family law, and especially in high-conflict and high-asset cases. While we strive to find solutions through mediation or other forms of alternative dispute resolution, we believe that the best results are reached when litigation remains a viable choice.
Culturally Sensitive Attorneys Serving Californians With Global Ties
Family law issues become more complicated in the global world, with individuals moving to other states and countries. These cases involve an additional determination as to what country has jurisdiction to hear the case.
Our firm prides itself on being culturally sensitive. In addition to speaking multiple languages, Christine Tour-Sarkissian is the only Arabic-speaking certified family law specialist with the State Bar of California in Northern California. Her fluency in multiple languages allows her to work closely with her clients without the aid of an interpreter, thus creating legal strategies that reflect her clients’ needs and objectives while respecting their diverse cultures.