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William Strachan is a Certified Family Law Specialist by the California State Board of Legal Specialization with over 25 years practicing family law.

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Aggressive legal representation.
Exceptional outcomes.

William Strachan is a Certified Family Law Specialist by the
California State Board of Legal Specialization with
over 28 years practicing family law.

Meet William M. Strachan
William Strachan, Orange County Divorce Attorney

William Strachan has

More than


years of

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Represented over


clients in family
law litigation

"My job as a Certified Family Law Specialist is to know the intricacies
of family law to get you the best possible outcome for your case."

Types of Cases We Handle

Divorce Settlement

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Divorce is rarely easy and often complicated, but with our help, it doesn’t have to be.

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Child Support

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Whether you’re paying or receiving child support, we’ll ensure the outcome is the best for your child.

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Child Custody and Visitation

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Nothing is more important than your children, and we will protect your custodial rights.

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Property Division

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The division of property and debt is often one of the most contentious issues in a divorce; protecting your assets and interests is our job.

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Paternity Disputes

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Paternity issues are sensitive and emotional, even when there’s no custody dispute. Let us handle that for you.

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Practice Areas

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We understand that divorce is rarely easy. We provide caring representation to clients facing contested divorce, as well as to those able to seek a more amicable resolution through uncontested divorce, divorce mediation or legal separation.


Child Custody and Visitation

In most circumstances, children benefit from spending time with both parents. We will work to create enforceable parenting plans containing child custody and visitation agreements that uphold the best interests of your child.


Child Support

Like most states, California has child support guidelines in place to calculate appropriate support amounts. These guidelines do not take special circumstances into consideration. We will help you fight for child support that is fair and provides for your children. Our firm also represents and defends parents in child support enforcement hearings before the Department of Child Support Services.


Property Division

The division of property and debt is often one of the most contentious issues in a divorce. Our firm will get the appropriate characterization and valuation of your community property, striving for fair division. We also handle issues concerning spousal support/alimony.


Move Aways and Relocations

Relocation is a common issue when parents are divorced or separated. We have experience representing parents who seek to relocate their child and parents who seek to defend against a child move away.


Paternity Disputes

Paternity disputes can have a grave impact on everyone involved. We file petitions to establish paternity and petitions to disestablish paternity.


Domestic Violence

Domestic violence can leave a lasting impact on every family member. Whether you are victim of or charged with domestic violence, our firm will make sure your rights are protected.

For a free consultation about how we may be able to assist you, contact us online or at 714.841.1931.

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When you're going through a divorce or family law issue, it is essential to make these difficult decisions in a rational and strategic way. Letting your emotions determine your choices rarely leads to a positive outcome. It is the job of an experienced family law attorney to sort the feelings from the legal issues and help you move on with your life from a solid foundation.

William Strachan

For 28 years, attorney William H. Strachan has represented people throughout California in divorces and family law disputes. Our focus is to resolve your divorce in a prompt, favorable manner.

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