Schaffer is active in the San Diego County and North County bar associations and supports the programs of Kids’ Turn San Diego, a nonprofit that helps children through family separations, and Casa Cornelia Law Center, which provides pro bono legal services to victims of human and civil rights violations.
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Certified Family Law Specialist CFLS Sarah Schaffer and Leslie Ryland have been certified by the State Bar of California as “Certified Family Law Specialists,” a distinction earned by family law attorneys who have “gone beyond the standard licensing requirements.” Every attorney at Schaffer Family Law Group has either earned their CFLS Certification, or is actively working towards that professional goal as a requirement of the firm and our commitment to providing our clients the most skilled and proficient attorneys in San Diego County.
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Sarah Schaffer has an LL.M (Master of Laws) in Taxation to help clients who have real estate, investments and retirement accounts make tax-savvy choices as your case finalizes with a spouse-agreed or court-approved property division settlement. We are the go-to San Diego divorce attorneys for Complex Division of Property cases.