Practice AreasWe have Expertise In

Divorce

A divorce is one of the hardest legal issues most people ever have to go through, especially because…

Military Divorce

The procedural process for a divorce is not any different for a person in the military than for anyone…

Complex or High Asset Divorce

Divorce can be messy and complicated, especially when high-net-worth individuals are involved, or when…

Child Custody & Visitation

Helping you do what is in your children’s best interest during a divorce. No issue is of greater concern…

Child & Spousal Support

Child and spousal support agreements are important for your future and the future of your family. The…

California Move Away & Relocation

A relocation or move-away case occurs when a parent wants to move to a different city, county, state,…

Domestic Violence

Providing help when abusive actions and threats lead to family issues and legal consequences. Domestic…

Conservatorship & Guardianship

Taking care of adults and managing estates through probate arrangements for a conservator. If you or…

Law OfficeAbout Us

An Established Monterey Family Law Firm Advocating for Your Rights At the Law Office of Barbara J. May, we are committed to helping clients throughout Monterey County involved in legal issues including family law, divorce, and estate litigation cases.


We are strong advocates with the knowledge to get you results either through negotiated settlements or litigation. Our attorneys are experienced and ready to handle your case competently and efficiently.

Personalized Service

Your case is important to us, which is why we offer all our clients personalized attention and individualized service for their family law

Flexible Approach

Our attorneys are focused on finding efficient solutions to all your family law, but we are also fully equipped to handle your issues if they head toward litigation.

Family Approach

Our attorneys, Barbara J. May and Amy E. Spiering, are a mother-daughter team of lawyers that understands the value of family.

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