The Association of Certified Family Law Specialists (ACFLS) is a non-profit organization of lawyers who have been designated as a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the California Board of Legal Specialization ("CBLS").
ACFLS was originally called the Northern California Society of Certified Family Law Specialists. Today, the ACFLS has grown to more than 600 members with chapters for family law attorneys in the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento, and a provisional chapter in Orange County.
ACFLS also maintains a database of its members who are all Certified Family Law Specialists in California.
Contact Information for the ACFLSAssociation of Certified Family Law Specialists (ACFLS)
Membership in the ACFLS has only one qualification for membership - applicants must be certified as a Family Law Specialist by the CBLS. After earning that certification, the family law attorney may join ACFLS by simply paying the dues and submitting the application.
Members of ACFLS are dedicated to promoting family law as a specialty area of the law, exchanging information, encouraging the ethical practice, and monitoring legislation impacting the family law attorney.
The benefits of membership include: