Our practice is dedicated to advising clients to "Know Your Rights" in the practices areas of Family Law and Immigration. Experience makes a difference. See how an experienced attorney knows his way around court can make a difference. While many issues can be settled out of court there are some issues where settlement is frustrated and having an attorney who knows his way in court is important. Attorney Medearis has six jury trials, many bench trial and hundreds of court appearances that can aid in resolving legal issues.
For many years we have helped people through tough situations. We have assisted our clients in dealing with their Divorce, Domestic Violence, Child Support, Child Custody and Visitation, Spousal Support, Military Family Issues, Division of Property, Paternity, Restraining Orders and their Immigration matters.
We offer a free half an hour initial consultation to know each other and to determine if we are a good fit to challenge your legal issues. We conveniently offer consultations Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Saturday upon approval. Our office is located a few steps on the north side and across from the Vista Courthouse.
At our firm, we understand that we are not going through the best economic phase of our Country's economic history, for this reason we offer employed clients the flexibility to make a payment plan.
Friendly staff of attorney, Paralegal, and legal assistants are available to assist clients with their legal needs.


If you are in the midst of a divorce or thinking about getting a divorce, you may wonder if it is really worth it to hire an attorney. After all, with the prevalence of information available on the Internet, almost anyone could file for divorce without outside help. Right?

You may not realize that most people who attempt to handle their own divorce cases often end up with far less than they were entitled to. It pays to know your rights. An experienced Vista family law attorney can help you.
At the Law Office of Steven Medearis, we have more than a decade of experience helping clients throughout North San Diego take advantage of their rights in family law and other legal practice areas. From difficult divorce cases involving child custody or child support issues or allegations of domestic violence, we use our resources to help you pursue the option that works best for you and your family.


Our goal is to ensure that you leave our office with more knowledge than when you came in . We will tell you the truth and identify your options, so you can make smart decisions about how to move forward. Let our team of experts guide you through your difficult situation.

Skilled Representation in Military & Family Law

Our firm regularly represents military service members and their spouses stationed at Camp Pendleton, the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar or elsewhere in all matters of military family law. From divorce and child custody issues to spousal support or domestic violence, we know the potentially serious outcomes a family issue can have on your career. We understand the differences in the law governing military divorce and use our knowledge to help you protect your interests.

Skilled Representation in Immigration Services

Our firm offers comprehensive Immigration Services and Solutions. We understand that the immigration process can seem overwhelming but let us inform you of your rights and empower you with the right knowledge. 
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Steven Medearis
Attorney At Law
Steve graduated from Thomas Jefferson and passed the bar in 2000.
He cares about our Clients and is an asset to our community.
His experience in both family law and immigration puts him a step above the rest
Crystal Powell
Legal Assistant
Crystal joined our team in March of 2013 and has been a valuable member of our office.
She assists our Clients on a daily basis to assure that their financial interactions remain within their reasonable means.
Gladys Ramos
Legal Assistant
Gladys joined our team in December of 2014 and has made a major impact on our office.
She assists our Clients in both Family Law and Immigration to insure that all their needs are met.
Kelly Schultz
Former Paralegal
Kelly was a part of our team for over 8 years and had more than 20 years of Paralegal experience.
She was a valuable member of the community and she is greatly missed by our clients and staff alike

1962 - 2015
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