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About colleen

Colleen ClarkSince July 2009, Ms. Clark has been court-appointed to represent indigent parents in the juvenile dependency system. She also handles juvenile dependency cases on a private-pay basis.

Since July 2009, Ms. Clark has been court-appointed to represent children who are the subject of a custody dispute. Ms. Clark is one of the founding members of Napa County Collaborative Practice Group, which is a group of lawyers and other professionals who support dispute resolution in a respectful, peaceful way and has completed the educational requirements as a collaborative lawyer.

Ms. Clark offers her legal services under both full-service agreements or Limited Scope Representation (also known as ‘unbundling’).

Family Law Services

Education

• B.A. Humboldt State University

Arcata, CA

• J.D. Southwestern University School of Law

Los Angeles, CA

Community Involvement

In her spare time, Ms. Clark has participated in a variety of community service programs. Since 2001, she has coached the Napa High School Mock Trial Team (part of the Constitutional Rights Foundation) . She has also been a Peer Court Attorney-Mentor. She enjoys volunteering for various non-profit organizations such as Auction Napa Valley, Festival del Sole, and Napa Valley Playhouse. She is a member of Sing Napa Valley! (Napa Valley Chorale Society). She graduated from Leadership Napa Valley in 2012 in Class 25.

    • Sunrise Rotary of Napa, 2005 to present
    • Sunrise Rotary of Napa, Board of Directors – Vocational 2007-2008
    • Mock Trial Coach, Napa High School, 2001-02; 2002-03; 2003-04, 2004-05; 2005-2006; 2006-2007; 2007-2008, 2008-2009, 2009-2010; 2010-2011; 2011-2012; 2012-2013
    • Peer Court Attorney-Mentor
    • Member, Napa Chamber of Commerce
    • Past member Pasadena Tournament of Roses Association, 1984-2009
    • Past member, Pasadena Junior Chamber of Commerce 1993-1998.
    • Past member, Board of Governors of University Club of Pasadena
    • Past member, Board of Directors of YMCA of Pasadena.
    • Member, State Bar of California  since 1981
    • Napa County Bar Association – Executive Committee, 2006, 2007 and 2008
    • Member – Napa County Bar Association
    • Member – Napa County Women Lawyers
    • Napa County Women Lawyers – Secretary 2007
    • Founding Member – Napa County Collaborative Practice Group (Secretary)
    • Acted as settlement officer for Sonoma County and Los Angeles County Courts
    • Acted as pro tem judge in small claims in Pasadena Municipal Court
    • Past member, Board of Directors of Pasadena Bar Association 1988-1991.
    • Past President, Pasadena Young Lawyers 1983.