The Law Office of Richard E. Bawden & Robert A. Kochis provide legal services to clients from the Redlands-Inland Empire areas who need help in the area of family law. Their office emphasizes:
Family Law Specialist Richard E. Bawden has been practicing law for over 30 years. He has had many personal accomplishments within the legal field, among which has been to serve as the San Bernardino County Bar Association President. Mr. Bawden’s personal attention to clients, his knowledge of the law and trial expertise, along with his personal integrity, have all combined to make his practice well-known in the Inland Empire. He and Robert A. Kochis are dedicated to providing quality family and divorce law consultation services in the Redlands and Inland Empire area.
Law School: University of Oregon, J.D., 1971 College: University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 1968
State of California Certified Family Law Specialist San Bernardino County Bar Association:
Judge Pro-Tem – San Bernardino Superior and Municipal Courts (1983-present) Associate, American Board of Trial Advocates (2002-2005)
In addition to his legal expertise, Robert Kochis brings in-depth knowledge for family law clients in the arena of financial and business services. Prior to law school, he was a business owner and later, a financial advisor for Morgan Stanley. After graduating from the University of La Verne Law School, Robert practiced family law at the Law Offices of Soheila Azizi where he handled a wide variety of cases from complex community property matters to custody and visitation issues. Robert is also a certified family law mediator and has served as a volunteer in Family Law court mediation programs based in Riverside and San Bernardino.
Law School: University of La Verne College of Law Ontario, CA Juris Doctor. May 2012 College: California State Polytechnic University Pomona, CA Bachelor of Arts, in Liberal Studies, June 1989
California State Bar Number: 290394 Admitted June 2013