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Experienced Family Law Specialists

Family law, whether relating to division of property, support or child custody, is a challenging area of law, and should only be entrusted to a lawyer with knowledge and experience.  Our firm takes great care with each case, counseling clients from experience, and striving for the best result. 
At Keeley Family Law we manage all issues that arise during family law proceedings, developing a case strategy, preparing the client for child custody investigation, deposition planning, and representation at court proceedings.  We respond promptly to client questions.  We promote quick but thorough resolution of your case.

Charlotte L. Keeley has over 30 years of experience in family law.  She has been certified by the State Bar of California as a Family Law Specialist since 1984.  She attended the University of California and Pacific McGeorge School of Law.  Ms. Keeley has served on local and state committees and boards, including the Sacramento County Executive Family Law Committee, the State Bar Family Law Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.  Ms. Keeley is a member of Family Law associations, including the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists.  Ms. Keeley lectures in family law matters, including child custody. 



Karey M. Smith, Associate Attorney, was licensed to practice law in 1997.  She is experienced in criminal prosecutions from her practice as a deputy district attorney in Monterey County.  Ms. Smith now devotes her practice to family law.  Ms. Smith received her undergraduate degree from the University of California and her law degree from Pacific McGeorge School of Law.  Ms. Smith is a trained Collaborative Family Law Mediation attorney.

Charlotte L. Keeley

Karey M. Smith

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