Christie Saenz has been practicing family law exclusively since 2010, and came to Daprile-Bell from a family law firm in Alameda County. She is detail-oriented and a skilled negotiator. Ms. Saenz handles her own cases in all areas of family law, including contested child custody, child and spousal support, and complex division of assets, and drafts many premarital and postmarital agreements for the firm. She also works on cases with partner Natalie T. Daprile.
Ms. Saenz is licensed to practice law in the State of California, and earned her Juris Doctor at the University of California Davis in May 2010. While in law school, Ms. Saenz acted as treasurer for the Humanitarian Aid Legal Foundation, represented low income clients in family law cases as a certified law student in the highly competitive Family Protection Clinical Program, and received the Pro Bono Representation Award for Outstanding Public Service. She graduated with honors from New York University in 2006 with a B.A. in Politics.
In her spare time, Ms. Saenz enjoys spending time with family and friends, outdoor adventures, and is an avid CrossFit athlete. She resides in San Jose with her husband. You may email her directly at email@example.com.