William D. Kopper

William D. Kopper

William D. Kopper

Location:
Davis, California
Phone:
530-554-9218
888-431-9846 (Toll Free)
Fax:
530-758-2844
Email:

Areas of Practice

  • Divorce
  • Wills and Trusts
  • Child Custody and Visitation

Litigation Percentage

  • 50% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Family Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 1987
  • Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law, State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, 1992

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1980
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1980

Education

  • University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
    • B.A. - 1970
    • Honors: Dean's List
  • University of California at Davis School of Law, Davis, California
    • J.D. - 1980
    • Honors: Best Moot Court Brief
  • University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • LL.M. Taxation - 1992

Published Works

  • Energy Building Regulations: The Effect of the Federal Performance Standards on Building Code Administration and the Conservation of Energy in New Buildings, U.C. Davis Law Review, Vol.13, no.2, Spring, 1980
  • Employee Benefits: Valuing and Allocating the Community Interest in Survivor Benefits, State Bar Family Law News, Summer, 1992

Representative Clients

  • Legal Consultant at Davis Senior Citizens Center for 30 years
  • Davisville Properties, Inc.
  • The Graduate, Inc.

Honors and Awards

  • Mayor of Davis, Calif., 1982 - 1984
  • Thong Hy Huynh Lifetime Achievement Award for promoting civil rights in Davis, 2004
  • Judge Pro Tempore, Yolo County Superior Court

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Association of Certified Family Law Specialists, 1986 - Present
  • Yolo County Bar Association, 1980 - Present; Past President
  • Yolo County ACLU, 1990 - Present; 2005- Past-President
  • Yolo Children's Fund, 2002 - Present; Past-President
  • Davis Sunrise Rotary Club

Languages

  • English