Christina Ferrante

Ms. Ferrante has been practicing family law and probate which includes the subject matters highlighted in this website, for over 25 years in the same geographical area. This has allowed her to develop a familiarity with the respective judges and a rapport with court staff. This is important for the ease and successful handling of your case. When you hire her, she is the attorney that will be preparing all documents and making all court appearances. Ms. Ferrante’s reputation in the legal community is highly respected which lends credibility to your issues.

Further, it is known that if a case can be settled, Ms. Ferrante can do so. Sometimes, whether due to the intricacies of the law or facts, or simply because of the nature of the participants, it may be impossible to settle all or some of the issues. At that point, it is important to have an experienced litigator by your side. Please review prior client testimonials which attest to these facts. Ms. Ferrante maintains a staff that is attentive, caring and can help you navigate the sometimes murky waters of a divorce or probate related case. 

Professional Credentials

Education

  • Western State University College of law, Juris Doctor, 1976

  • La Verne College, Bachelor of Arts with Honors, 1974

  • Western State University College of Law, Bachelor of Science in Law, 1974

Admissions

  • California State Bar, 1978-Present

  • U.S. Federal Court – Central Districk of California, 1978 – Present

  • California Community College Instructor Credential

  • Western San Bernardino County Bar Association, 1978 – Present

  • Environmental Chairperson, Local Chapter Sierra Club, 1983

  • Member, County of San Bernardino East/West Family Law Association, 1989 – Present

  • Western San Bernardino County Bar Association, 1989 – Present

  • Attorney/Client Fee Arbitrator

  • West End Legal Aid Board of Directors, 1990 – President

  • West End Legal Aid President, 1999

  • East/West Family Law Council Board of Directors, 2010-2017

     

Honors & Awards

  • State Bar of California Board of Governors Recognition of Delivery of Services, 1987 – 1989

  • County of San Bernardino Courts Judge Pro-Tem Certification of Appreciation, 1989 – 2006

  • County of San Bernardino Certificate of Appreciation of Service, 1989

  • West End Legal Aid Clinic Recognition of Volunteer Attorney, 1990 – 1993

  • Miscellaneous City, County, Senate & Congressional Recognition Awards for Volunteer Services, 1990 – Present

  • 1 of “Top 5 Volunteers” County of San Bernardino, 1999

  • Named a “Woman of Excellence” by the National Association of Professional & Executive Women, 2009 – 2010

  • Vice-President, East/West Family Law Council, 2016 – 2017