Stacey was raised and currently resides in South Orange County. She limits her practice to family law. Stacey passed the Family Law Certified Specialist Examination conducted by the California State Bar of Board of Legal Specialization in 2017, submitted her post-examination application and is currently awaiting certification as a Certified Family Law Specialist.
Stacey’s clients include high net worth and high-income individuals in complex, contested family law cases, although she prefers to settle cases of all types whenever settlement is possible. She helps resolve issues involving custody, visitation, support and domestic abuse. Stacey has had extensive experience and is particularly skilled with valuations of businesses and division and characterization of community and separate property assets.
Stacey studied Political Science and Public Policy at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), where she obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in 2001. She subsequently earned her Juris Doctorate degree from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles in 2005. While in law school, she participated in the William Hobbs Trial Advocacy Program and completed an externship as a Certified Law Clerk for the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office, where she argued motions, conducted felony preliminary hearings and prosecuted misdemeanor trials. She also assisted a Loyola Law School Professor as head legal research assistant and coordinator of a five-student research team.
Stacey has been practicing family law for a decade. Prior to joining the firm, Stacey was the managing attorney at one of the largest family law firms in Orange County. Before shifting her focus to family law, Stacey practiced law civil and business litigation in Orange County where she gained experience in all phases of litigation including propounding and responding to discovery, law and motion, trial preparation, mediation and alternative dispute resolution, and trial.
In her spare time, Stacey enjoys spending time with her family, attending her twin sons’ sporting events, going to the beach, skiing and reading.
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Bachelor of Arts, Political Science – 2001
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Juris Doctorate – 2005