The Firm

Bottom line, Ruben Law Firm delivers results

"We only take on client representation when we can do RIGHT for you. We know that coming to terms with the end of your marriage takes a tremendous amount of courage. We'll be with you every step of the way."

At Ruben Law Firm in San Francisco California, Stephen B. Ruben, Certified Specialist, Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization, leads a team of caring and competent Certified Specialists in Family Law who have the wisdom and ability to win on your behalf. Our exceptional legal counsel will guide you through complex issues related to your divorce, including spousal and child support, child custody and property division.

Certified Specialists, Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization

Stephen B. Ruben has been practicing law since 1973 and has earned a widespread reputation for excellence, ethics, creativity, leadership and results. Mr. Ruben has lectured family law attorneys and is also a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Equalization, a rare distinction earned by a very small percentage of family law lawyers in California. During divorce when so much is "on the line," including your quality of life now and into the future, you can depend on Mr. Ruben and his team to get you the favorable result you deserve.  Diana L. Leonida has been practicting law since 2004 and a Certified Specialist in Family Law through the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization since 2017.

A Divorce Roadmap That Defines And Achieves Your Goals

When you first meet with us, we take the time to understand the multitude of details that contributed directly and indirectly to the breakdown of your marriage. We then apply our in-depth knowledge of California Family Law, penetrating insights into the tendencies of opposing counsel, and how the respective Family Court operates in your County to craft your unique divorce roadmap. This clear roadmap will help reduce stress and move you through the complicated divorce process toward your clearly-defined goals.

A Cost And Time-Saving Team Approach

Our team approach ensures that our work is delivered in a way that is most economical to you. You will be empowered to use the services of our qualified and less expensive paralegal or administrative staff for certain tasks and use the expertise of Mr. Ruben for appropriate legal matters. In this way, you'll benefit from maximum effectiveness, at minimum cost.

Committed, Available, And Responsive

You can depend on us to respond promptly to your emails, phone calls, and to be available after hours in the event of emergency. We will also take the time to clearly explain the legal realities of your case so that you are educated and empowered to make wise, strategic decisions.

Proven Negotiation And Litigation Skills

We are outstanding negotiators and will strive to create a winning settlement that achieves your goals as quickly as possible. However, be assured that we will never compromise your position merely to "settle a matter." When it is in your best interests, we will litigate aggressively in court and defend your rights.



San Francisco
Address: 625 Market Street, Penthouse
City/State: San Francisco, Ca 94105
Phone: (415) 399-6830
Fax: (415) 391-0141


"Stephen Ruben and his competent staff were true professionals in representing me this past year. They handled my complicated legal situation with approachability, competency, professionalism, and u..."
- Barb
"First of all, I want to thank the two of you, and your team, for the outstanding work you have done to represent me. I felt I was treated with the highest professional service I could find in this com..."
- Val, Engineer
"Dear Stephen, Charlotte and the AMAZING Ruben/Huggins Team: It has been just a week since my divorce was final and this is a much-overdue THANK YOU to everyone at The Ruben/Huggins. I have been walki..."
- Jennifer S.

Ruben Law Firm provides compassionate family law and divorce attorney representation to clients in Northern California. Including San Francisco County, Alameda County, Contra Costa County, Sonoma County, Santa Clara County, Santa Cruz County, Napa County, Los Angeles County and Orange County.

Contact Info

  • 625 Market Street, Penthouse
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • Phone: (415) 399-6830
  • Fax: (415) 391-0140
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