Family Law Attorney in Palo Alto, California
Rod Firoozye has been practicing law since 1996. As a local residence of Palo Alto and alumni of Palo Alto High School, Rod is very familiar with Palo Alto and the surrounding area.
Rod Firoozye has been a Certified Family Law Specialist since 2002. A Certified Family Law Specialist is an attorney who is able to become certified by the State Bar of California after having provided sufficient experience and qualifications, and pass a certification exam in Family Law. In essence a Certified Specialist is similar to a doctor who obtains a specialization in a specific area of medicine.
Prior to being certified as a specialist Rod Firoozye practiced business litigation and handled cases against Microsoft and EarthLink. Mr. Firoozye obtained a published opinion which is still frequently cited in the area of copyright preemption. See Firoozye v. Earthlink opinion.
As a family law attorney, Rod Firoozye has assisted numerous families with the complex issues related to divorce proceedings both as an attorney and as a mediator.
Mr. Firoozye regularly provides volunteer assistance in Santa Clara Superior Court and helps parties and attorneys resolve various issues.
Having gone through a divorce himself, Mr. Firoozye is also well aware of the practical issues related to a divorce, including the custody and visitation of children.
Mr. Firoozye is regularly chosen each year as a Top Attorney in Northern California by his professional peers, as published by San Francisco Magazine.
Mr. Firoozye has helped many families through very difficult times and continues to provide assistance in both simple and complex cases.