Irvine, CA (PRWEB) January 07, 2014
Dishon & Block, a prominent Southern California matrimonial law firm, is pleased to announce Wendy Fountain, Esq. has joined the firm as a partner. As an experienced Family Law Attorney, Fountain joins Founder and Senior Partner Aaron Dishon and Managing Partner Carrie S. Block in leading and expanding the successful Orange County family law practice.
Founded in 1996 by Aaron Dishon, Dishon & Block is one of Los Angeles' and Orange County’s premiere matrimonial law firms with offices in Irvine and Century City, California. The six-attorney practice is focused on working with clients in divorce, custody, child and spousal support, business valuation, complex property division, paternity, guardianship, adoption and related family legal matters.
Prior to joining Dishon & Block as partner, Fountain had a solo family law practice. Her previous experience also included an accomplished career at a leading Orange County family law firm. In addition, she worked for the Orange County District Attorney’s office as a Deputy District Attorney in the Family Law Support Division. She is well respected in her field and is president-elect of the Orange County Bar Family Law Executive Committee for 2013.
Fountain earned her J.D. at Western State University School of Law after receiving her B. A. degree from California State University, Fullerton with majors in sociology and communications. In addition, Fountain is a Certified Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. She is a frequent presenter and has lectured at the Orange County Paralegal Association. Fountain remains professionally and personally committed to Women In Need, a local domestic violence and recovery program. She has also served as a board member and president of the Orange County Family Law Section Committee. Fountain has been a member of the Robert A. Bayard, Inns of Courts for more than a decade.
“I am extremely pleased to join Dishon & Block, a family law firm with more than 17 years of experience in matrimonial law. Aaron Dishon and Carrie Block set high standards, and I look forward to working alongside them to expand the practice,” said Wendy Fountain.
“Wendy is an exciting addition to our Dishon & Block team of attorneys. As a partner, she brings a wealth of experience to the firm,” said Founder and Senior Partner, Aaron Dishon. “She is caring, compassionate and sensitive to clients’ needs. Wendy believes that what she does is more than a profession. One of her greatest strengths is negotiation of settlement. Yet, when necessary, she can litigate the issue and will fight hard for the best possible outcome.”
For more information about Dishon & Block or a consultation, call (877) 615-6620 or visit http://www.cadivorce.com.
About Dishon & Block
Founded in 1996 Dishon & Block is a Southern California family law firm serving Orange County and Los Angeles with offices in Irvine and Century City. Experienced in complex divorces for high net worth individuals, Dishon & Block represent business executives, celebrities, professional athletes and others in complicated dissolutions. OC Metro Magazine rated Founder and Senior Partner, Aaron Dishon, a top family law attorney for 2011, 2012 and 2103. In addition, he received an AV® Preeminent™ rating from Martindale-Hubbell for 2012 and 2013 and has an AVVO rating of 10.0. Dishon & Block specializes in divorce, mediation, same-sex relationships, registered domestic partnerships, child custody, property division, paternity, guardianship, adoption, end spousal support, post-divorce litigation, pre-nuptial and post-marital agreements. For more information, visit the Dishon & Block website at http://www.cadivorce.com.