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While our physical office remains closed as we shelter in place, we wish to assure you that we are open for business and committed to serving you. We are available to meet with you by phone or by video and are pleased to offer “portable” services, such as mediation, which can be conducted remotely, and parenting coordination, to assist parents with the resolution of custody disputes while access to the Courts remains limited. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact us at (415) 495-4499, or We wish you and yours good health and good humor as we navigate this unprecedented moment.

Pierson Coats Palash & Paul LLP

Amy Paul

Amy Paul


Pierson Coats Palash & Paul LLP
Main Office
500 Sansome Street, Suite 220
San Francisco, CA 94111

  • Tel : 415-495-4499
  • Fax : 415-495-3202

  • University of California Hastings College of Law
  • Dickinson College
  • Harvard Negotiation Institute
  • Dr. Gabor Mate, MD experiential training
  • National Family Law Trial Institute
  • Rocky Mountain Child Advocacy Training Institute
  • Rosenberg Mediation Training
Practice Areas
  • Consultation
  • Mediation
  • Collaborative Practice
  • Litigation
Extended Bio

Amy N. Paul works with each client to find the best solutions for their family law matter.  She listens to her clients to understand their needs, goals, and concerns.  She gathers information to fully understand the facts and to develop a comprehensive plan for resolution.    Regardless of the complexity of personal dynamics, or the legal issues, involved, Amy educates her clients about the law, their rights and obligations, and discusses their options so they can make the most informed decision they can for themselves and their family.

Practice Includes:

Consultation, Mediation, Collaborative Practice & Litigation for family law issues including, divorce, custody and visitation plans, support, premarital agreements, and parentage actions.



Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review and Judiciary Rating of AV

U.S. News and World Reports, Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” Tier 1


Association of Certified Family Law Specialists

Collaborative Practice San Francisco

International Academy of Collaborative Professionals

Board Member, San Francisco Collaborative Practice Group

Board Member, Alameda County Family Law Association