NEVADA CITY, Calif. August 30, 2016 – Monthly Noontime Legal Seminars are designed for the lay person, as well as for the practicing attorney, who will receive MCLE credit (Minimum Continuing Legal Education). To enroll in these seminars, please call 530-265-7161 or email The cost is $15 for non-attorneys and $30 for attorneys. We accept cash, check, and credit card. Please arrive at the Law Library, first floor, to sign in and register by 11:40 am.

James-Phillip V.M. Anderson, Attorney

Mr. Anderson attended schools locally, receiving his degree in Criminal Justice from California State University of Sacramento in 2010, his Juris Doctorate from Lincoln Law School of Sacramento in 2014, and was admitted to practice law in California in 2014. During his undergraduate and post-graduate studies, he worked full time running his own successful construction business with a continued emphasis on hard work and dedication to his clients. Prior to and throughout law school, Mr. Anderson knew he wanted to practice Family Law because he loves to work with people and finds it very rewarding to help others through difficult times.

Course Outline

  • The different approaches to Divorce: (1) Litigation, (2) Mediation, and (3) Collaborative.
  • The process from filing to commence the proceedings to completing disclosures and settlement.
  • Temporary spousal support and child support.
  • Defining community and separate property.

Noontime Legal Seminar: Divorce Basics

Tuesday September 20, 2016, 12:00-pm – 1:00pm
Nevada County Superior Court, 1st Floor
201 Church Street, Nevada City