Ocean Beach Family Law Attorney



Dealing with a divorce or legal separation can take a heavy toll on individuals, couples and the entire family. It can be a highly traumatic time, and involves several matters that need to be resolved, including division of assets and debts and decisions regarding the support and care of children.

If you are entering into a divorce or legal separation, I encourage you to contact me, Robert Burns. With more than 35 years of experience, I am fully prepared to assist with the most complex of divorce or family law issues, including determination of paternity and modifications to child support, custody and visitation. I pride myself on being “a people’s lawyer,” offering personal attention and smart representation to each of my clients.

To schedule a free initial consultation, send me an e-mail or call 619-223-0441. I return all phone calls promptly, often within the same day.

Comprehensive Family Law Representation

I am fully prepared to assist with a variety of family law issues, including the following:

  • Division of assets and liabilities, either during the divorce or when children have left the home
  • Child custody and visitation
  • Child support
  • Child abduction or concealment, including international cases under the Hague Convention
  • Spousal support
  • Determination of paternity
  • Modifications to child support, custody and visitation
  • Domestic violence

Skilled Ocean Beach Divorce Lawyer

If you are in need of an Ocean Beach family law lawyer, I have the skill and experience to assist you. I will fight for your rights in court, but also make every effort to resolve your matter through negotiation, mediation or other alternatives.

For a free initial consultation, call me at 619-223-0441. Or, if you prefer to send me an e-mail, you may do so using the secure online form on this website. My office is conveniently located in the San Diego, California,  community of Ocean Beach. Flexible fees are available, and I accept Visa, MasterCard and Discover credit card payments.