Deborah Wald is a Certified Family Law Specialist and the managing partner of The Wald Law Group, a full-service family law firm based in San Francisco. While her law firm handles all aspects of family law, Ms. Wald focuses almost entirely on children. Her practice is divided between family formation – including egg and sperm donation, surrogacy and adoption – and guardianships, parentage and custody litigation. She is the standing Chair of the National Family Law Advisory Council of the National Center for Lesbian Rights. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Wald worked in infant and childcare.