Your Board-Certified Family Law Advocate

Passionate Practice In Family Law

Gisela Acevedo is an experienced trial lawyer who represents her clients with passion both inside and outside the courtroom. She has built a career specializing in divorce and family law since 2014, with a proven track record that includes successfully litigating multiple-day trials. Ms. Acevedo provides skilled representation that is grounded in her clients’ specific goals.

Ms. Acevedo is certified as a specialist in family law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. This designation is earned through focused practice of law, in-depth continuing education, passing a rigorous written exam and evaluations from judges and other attorneys who practice in the same area of law. She has also been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers in the area of family law.


Problem-Solving And Advocacy For Complex Issues

Acevedo Family Law APC was founded to provide personalized attention and strong advocacy to clients through what is often the most difficult time of their life. Gisela truly listens to her clients to formulate a strategic and personalized plan for their cases. Her family law practice covers the full spectrum, including contested divorce, custody and visitation, child support, paternity, stepparent adoptions, surrogacy agreements, domestic violence restraining orders and post-judgment modifications and enforcement.

She has also developed specialized skills and has experience representing clients during child welfare services interviews and investigations, drafting agreements for pro se litigants, litigating move-away cases (both domestic and international), and family law mediation.

Close Support For Difficult Times

Gisela responds quickly to messages because she knows how urgent family law matters can be. Her day doesn’t end until her email inbox is at zero. She takes the time to educate clients and assure them at each stage of family court proceedings, while working behind the scenes to lay the groundwork for a favorable resolution.

Ms. Acevedo has been an active member of the San Diego community since 2007, where she has previously participated in the Community Law Project, a program that offers free legal advice and referrals to members of the San Diego Community.

New clients are invited to book a consultation. Acevedo Family Law APC is based in San Diego, serving clients throughout San Diego County. Gisela is bilingual and represents Spanish-speaking individuals who need guidance for divorce, child custody, surrogacy, domestic violence and other pressing matters. Se habla español. Call 619-566-9573 or email Gisela today.