Shannon Thomas is a skilled family law advocate, with exceptional credentials. She is a Certified Family Law Specialist, having fulfilled all the additional requirements set by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

Raised in the Claremont/San Dimas area, she completed her college and graduate work in Southern California. Following her BA from the University of California at Irvine, she earned her Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine School of Law in Malibu. Ms. Thomas then did graduate legal studies, completing a Masters of Alternate Dispute Resolution degree at Pepperdine’s Strauss Institute, the top-ranked dispute resolution program in the country.

A family law practitioner for over twelve years, Ms. Thomas has also successfully completed the ABA’s intensive Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute program, enhancing her skills and competence as a trial lawyer. Ms. Thomas is active in the Orange County Bar Association and is on the board of the Hispanic Bar Association of Orange County.