Michael J. Amthor (Brentwood, California)
Michael J. Amthor (Brentwood, California)

Michael J. Amthor

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Licensed for 23 years

Serving Brentwood, CA (view address)

Michael J. Amthor

Credit cards accepted, Fixed hourly rates, Fixed fees available

Serving Brentwood, CA (view address)

About Michael J. Amthor

East County Family Law Group

Areas of Law

  • Family Law
  • Adoptions
  • Alimony
  • Annulment
  • Child Abduction
  • Child Abuse and Neglect
  • Child Care
  • Child Custody
  • Child Custody Mediation
  • Child Protection
  • Child Sexual Abuse
  • Child Support
  • Cohabitation Agreements
  • Collaborative Family Law
  • Community Property Law
  • Day Care
  • Divorce
  • Divorce Mediation
  • Divorce Taxation
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Relations
  • Domestic Violence
  • Equitable Distribution
  • Family Mediation
  • Fathers Rights
  • Gay and Lesbian Family Law
  • Grandparents Custody
  • Grandparents Visitation Rights
  • Independent Adoptions
  • Interstate Adoptions
  • Interstate Child Custody
  • Interstate Support
  • Legal Separation
  • Marital Agreements
  • Marital Property Distribution
  • Marital Property Law
  • Marital Property Settlements
  • Matrimonial Law
  • Military Divorce
  • Name Changes
  • No Fault Divorce
  • Non-Traditional Family Law
  • Parental Kidnapping
  • Parental Rights
  • Parenting Time
  • Paternity
  • Post Divorce Modification
  • Post Nuptial Agreements
  • Premarital Agreements
  • Private Adoptions
  • Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDROs)
  • Restraining Orders
  • Same Sex Marriage
  • Spousal Support
  • Step Parent Adoptions
  • Termination of Parental Rights
  • Third Party Custody
  • Uncontested Divorce
  • Visitation Rights
  • Adult Guardianship
  • Advance Directives
  • Conservatorship
  • Elder Guardianship
  • Guardian Ad Litem
  • Guardianship
  • Guardianship Administration
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Decedents Estates
  • Estate Administration
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Planning for Parents of Handicapped Children
  • Estate Planning for Unmarried Couples
  • Estate Planning for the Disabled
  • Estate Planning for the Elderly
  • Estate Settlements
  • Living Trusts
  • Personal Planning
  • Powers of Attorney
  • Special Needs Trusts
  • Trust Administration
  • Trust Law
  • Trust Planning
  • Trust and Estate Collections

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Pro Bono

Michael Amthor volunteers to preside over settlement conferences assigned by local judges.


Attorney Reviews

Reviews

  • 3.7/5.0 3 reviews

Communication

3.7

Responsiveness

3.7

Quality of Service

3.7

Value for Money

3.7
  • Family Law

    Client Review  |  April 14, 2016

    Mr. Amthor has a vast experience in family law. As far as I know, he has been in practice for 20 years now. He is aggressive for his clients but seeks to keep the divorce process as amiable as possible but without leaving his client for the worse. He... Read more

    Mr. Amthor has a vast experience in family law. As far as I know, he has been in practice for 20 years now. He is aggressive for his clients but seeks to keep the divorce process as amiable as possible but without leaving his client for the worse. He tried to make my situation fair but had my best interests in mind at all times. I highly recommend him. Read less

  • Family Law

    Client Review  |  April 14, 2016

    Mike Amthor was very professional , caring and tentive to my sons needs. My son wanted to change his last name at age 16 and Mr. Amthor made him feel very important.

    Mike Amthor was very professional , caring and tentive to my sons needs. My son wanted to change his last name at age 16 and Mr. Amthor made him feel very important. Read less

  • Family Law

    Client Review  |  September 12, 2011

    There was basically no advise regarding the outcome of the divorce terms. He did not research my former husband's retirement account nor did he do the name change, both of which I requested. During negotiations, he seemed to be siding with my forme... Read more

    There was basically no advise regarding the outcome of the divorce terms. He did not research my former husband's retirement account nor did he do the name change, both of which I requested. During negotiations, he seemed to be siding with my former husband and suggested we not pursue where money from a TSA account had gone. He would not consider the possibility of a decreased valuation of property. Read less


Legal Community Activity & Contributions

  • Divorce Inquiry

    Jan, 16 2014 | Divorce

    If you live in the Bay Area call my office and we can help you. 925-516-4888


Credentials

Position

Attorney

Admission Details

Admitted in 1996, U.S. Court of Appeal, Ninth Distrct
1996, California and U.S. District Court, Northern and Central Districts of California

Additional Payment Information

Fixed hourly rates
Fixed fees available

Law School Attended
John F. Kennedy University

Class of 1995
J.D.
Law Review, American Jurisprudence Award, Madeline McLaughlin scholarship award

University Attended

California State University
Class of 1991

Birth Information

Born in 1967
Orange, California, November 1, 1967

Associations & Memberships
Contra Costa County Bar Association
American Bar Association
Hobbies & Interests
Tennis, motorcycle riding, wine tasting. playing piano
Credit Cards Accepted
MasterCard Other Visa

Location Details

Michael J. Amthor: Attorney at East County Family Law Group

Brentwood

1120 Second Street, Suite C
Brentwood, CA  94513-2225
U.S.A.

Fax:

925-516-3793

Office Hours:

  • Monday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Tuesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Wednesday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Thursday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
  • Friday 09:00 AM - 05:00 PM

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Does this attorney maintain a professional presence on any social networks?
Yes, Michael J. Amthor has a professional profile on LinkedIn and facebook.
Does this attorney offer any legal services for a flat fee?
Yes, Michael J. Amthor offers fixed fees for certain legal services.
Does this attorney accept major credit cards?
Yes, Michael J. Amthor will accept MasterCard and Visa.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Michael J. Amthor attended John F. Kennedy University.
What year was this attorney's law firm established?
East County Family Law Group was established in 1998.

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