About Us

The Law Office of Renee M. Fairbanks offers fierce advocacy for clients, who are going through a challenging time in their lives. Our firm recognizes that not all family law matters are the same. Drawing upon Ms. Fairbanks’ extensive experience in trying and settling family law matters in Santa Barbara and on the Central Coast, the firm develops a client-focused strategy for bringing a matter to a conclusion.

Settlement out of Court is an optimal way to resolve the sensitive issues presented by family law matters, so our team works closely with local mediators and clients in achieving mediated resolutions. Our team, however, will not shy away from litigation if circumstances require it. Ms. Fairbanks has successfully tried family law cases in Los Angeles, Ventura, Santa Barbara, and San Luis Obispo Counties.

Ms. Fairbanks and her team constantly seek to hone their family law advocacy skills. Ms. Fairbanks is a graduate of the National Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute in Houston. She regularly attends continuing education programs specific to the area of family law. Ms. Fairbanks is a member of the Outreach Committee for the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists and a former member of the Family Law Executive Committee of the State Bar of California. Ms. Fairbanks is a member of the Santa Barbara County, Northern Santa Barbara County, and Ventura County Bar Associations and Santa Barbara Women Lawyers. Ms. Fairbanks presently serves as co-chair of the Family Law Section of the Santa Barbara County Bar Association.

The Law Office of Renee M. Fairbanks team knows and understands Santa Barbara County and Central Coast communities. Our team works tirelessly to represent clients in Santa Barbara County and the Central Coast.

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