Paula M. Lawhon is a Certified Family Law Specialist and full-time mediator in the San Francisco Bay Area. Paula has practiced law for 24 years, mediating family law cases for 20 years. She received her J.D. from UC Law San Francisco (formerly UC Hastings) in 1999, graduating as a Public Interest Scholar. She received her BA from UC, Irvine in 1996, graduating cum laude and phi beta kappa. Paula is a frequent presenter and author in the field of family law mediation, including integrative models of resolving family law matters. Paula is available for consultation for mediating professionals.