About The Law Office of Stephen W. Penn
The family court process can seem intimidating. Whether you are facing divorce, a dispute over child custody and support orders, or another family law matter, the outcome of your case could affect you for years to come.
Since 1991, attorney Stephen Penn has helped hundreds of clients in Santa Clara and San Benito counties deal with legal issues involving their families. He is familiar with the courts and judges in San Jose, Sunnyvale, Morgan Hill and Hollister. As a result, you will receive experienced guidance throughout the legal process.
Stephen W. Penn is certified in family law by the Board of Legal Specialization of The State Bar of California. To be a certified family law specialist, a lawyer must demonstrate considerable experience in handling family law matters. Only a small percentage of California lawyers are certified in family law.
In addition to his family law certification, Mr. Penn has received degrees in counseling, psychology and taxation. He is a past chair of the Santa Clara County Bar Association Family Law Executive Committee and served as the board president of the Pro Bono Project of Silicon Valley. He is joined in his law practice by two associate attorneys who are graduates of one of the most elite law schools in Santa Clara County.
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What You Can Expect From The Law Office of Stephen W. Penn
Whether you already have a court case open or are contemplating going to court, firm founder Stephen Penn and his associate attorneys will guide you every step of the way. We are:
- Committed to providing superior client service
- Loyal to our clients and their needs
- Focused on assisting families during the difficult transition of divorce, child custody, property division, and child and spousal support matters
- Persistent in obtaining fair results
- Ethical in our work with clients, opposing attorneys and parties, and the court
- Practical in assessing issues and the costs associated with family law and divorce matters
- Aggressive when appropriate
At the Law Office of Stephen W. Penn, we pride ourselves in excellent customer service. One of the biggest complaints that people have with an attorney is not being able to get a hold of him or her. At our office, you will receive a return phone call within 24 hours, and we will set up telephone or in-office conferences with you to provide you the best service. In the event of a true emergency, we also have a 24/7 answering service that can reach an attorney after-hours.