Attorney Maureen A. Faria


Ms. Faria of the Law And Mediation Offices of Maureen A. Faria, graduated magna cum laude from Golden Gate University, San Francisco, California, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Administration of Justice.

She returned to school thereafter receiving a Juris Doctorate from Empire College School of Law, Santa Rosa, California.

Admission to Practice:

1988: Superior Court of California.

1990: United States Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California.

2017: United States Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District of California

Area of Practice:

A bankruptcy, family law and divorce attorney in Santa Rosa, CA (Sonoma County) and Rocklin, CA (Placer County) for over 28 years, Ms. Faria has represented thousands of clients throughout the San Francisco Bay Area (Sonoma, Marin, Napa, Solono, Mendocino, Lake, Contra Costa, Alameda, and Santa Clara counties). She recently opened the Law And Mediation Offices of Maureen A. Faria in the Rocklin, Roseville area. Currently, she focuses on only Family Law matters in this office, which of course includes Divorce and mediation cases. She continues to maintain her Bankruptcy and a limited Family Law practice out of the Santa Rosa office.

As an experienced litigator, she also provides a very unique service long established in the Sonoma County area known as Legal Eagles. This is a very low-cost document preparation service for uncontested divorces and other family law matters.


Involved with a number of community groups, her professional associations include the State Bar of California, and the Sonoma County and Placer County Bar Associations.

Awards and Recognitions:

American Registry Top Attorneys 2016

Martindale Hubble “Highly Rated in Ability and Ethics” 2016-2017

Top 10 Divorce Lawyers and Family Law Attorneys in Sonoma County

The Prime Buyer’s Report – December 2016

Volunteer work:

In addition to giving free seminars in the fields of Family Law and Bankruptcy, Ms. Faria has served as a volunteer panelist for several of the Sonoma County Superior Court calendars designed to assist litigants prior to trial: Settlement Conference Calendar; Case Resolution Conference Calendar; Fee Arbitration Program; and Civil Discovery Dispute Program.


Our goal is to guide you through the legal process to a success resolution as amicably, quickly and inexpensively as possible.


Our Location

We have 2 locations in : Santa Rosa and Rocklin