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About Rivka Israel, Esq.


 Rivka is an experienced and knowledgeable attorney who practices Family Law in California. She received her Undergraduate degree from Bar Ilan University and her Juris Doctorate from California Western School of Law. Rivka was admitted to the State Bar of California in 2000. Rivka joined the El Centro based Family Law firm of Marcus Family Law Center, PLC in 2004 when she put her legal knowledge, skills and determination into opening the firms San Diego branch office.  The San Diego branch of MFLC grew and expanded over the years due to Rivka's hard work and knowledge of the law.


In June of 2009, Rivka began working with MFLC on a contract and consulting basis and opened her own law office, redirecting her focus to self-help assistance, consulting services, document drafting, stipulated agreements and settlements, uncontested divorces, individual assistance and personal guidance in the area Family and LGBT Family Law issues. 


Rivka is an active member of the LGBT community locally, nationally, and abroad. Rivka has written articles for local LGBT magazines and news media and has given seminars regarding LGBT Family Law issues. See Rivka's "News & Articles" page to read some of Rivka's articles and to stay up-to-date on developments in the law relating to Family Law and LGBT legal issues.


Languages: English/Hebrew


Bar Admissions/Licenses: 

  • California Bar Admission 2000 current and in good standing.
  • United States District Court, Central District of California, Bar admission current and in good standing.
  • Scheduled to be admitted to Israeli Bar January 2021.


Honored by American Institute of Family Law Lawyers

2017 10 Best Attorneys for exceptional and outstanding client service.



 Honored Member of Worldwide Who's Who







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