Ms. Fleishman is a Certified Family Law Specialist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. She has practiced Family Law exclusively since 1976, and practices in Los Angeles and Ventura counties. In her previous career, Ms. Fleishman was a High School Teacher in the subjects of History and Spanish. Ms. Fleishman received her Bachelor's Degree and Secondary Teaching Credential from San Francisco State College. Thereafter, she attended night law school at Lincoln University in San Francisco while teaching days. While working days, attending law school at night and parenting her two young sons, Ms. Fleishman also won awards and individually developed and implemented a legal aid program for the American Jewish Congress in San Francisco. Ms. Fleishman has served as a Judge Pro Tem for the Los Angeles County Superior Court and the Ventura County Superior Court; and has taught Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) Classes. She was also an Editor of the California State Bar Family Law News from 1981-1983.
About Bobette Fleishman
Admitted: 1976, California
Professional Webpage: www.bfleishmanlaw.com/index-4.html
- Certified Family Law Specialist, California State Bar; Fellow, American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, Elected 1987; Commissioner, California State Bar, Family Law Advisory Commission, 1983-1984; Member, Executive Committee, California State Bar Family Law Section, 1979-1983; Member, Executive Committee, Los Angeles County Bar, Family Law Section, 1981-1984; Arbitrator, Los Angeles County Bar Fee Dispute Arbitration Panel, 1980-1987; Mediator, Family Law Mediation Panel, Superior Court, Los Angeles County, Santa Monica, 1980-1984 and Central District, 1984-Present; Judge Pro Tem, Superior Court, Ventura County, 1989-Present; Chair, Special Projects Committee, Women Lawyers' Association of Los Angeles, 1979-80; Co-Chair, Los Angeles County Bar Child Custody Colloquium, 1984; Editor, California State Bar Family Law News, 1981-1983; Consultant to CEB re California Marital Dissolution Practice, Vol. 1, publsihed 1981
Scholarly Lectures and Writings:
- Lecturer, State Bar Family Law Section, Annual Convention Panel 1981 - Subject: Evidentiary Problems of Presenting Tax Issues to the Court; Lecturer, Los Angeles County Bar Symposium, 1982 - Subject: Child and Spousal Support, 1991 - Subject: Paternity; Lecturer, Los Angeles County Bar Child Custody Colloquium, 1988 and 1989; Lecturer, CEB, Introduction to the Practice of Family Law, 1985, 1987 and 1989
- B.A. 1969 San Francisco State College - Major: History; Specialization: Latin American Studies; Minor: Spanish; CALIFORNIA SECONDARY TEACHING CREDENTIAL, 1970 San Francisco State College - Major: History; Minor: Spanish J.D. 1974, Lincoln University Law School, San Francisco, California.