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Blessed are the Peacemakers 

                                                  Matthew 5:9  



The one who first states a case seems right

Until the other comes and cross-examines. 

                                                  Proverbs 18:17


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                     Don Shanks practices law in 2 very different roles:


MEDIATOR, Conflict Coach or other neutral role for CONFLICT RESOLUTION in a variety of family, business and general civil law areas:  

                      FAMILY LAW (custody, co-parenting, parenting plans, child support and other financial issues) and                                  ELDER LAW;  BUSINESS, EMPLOYMENT and COMMERCIAL matters, consumer disputes,                             NON-PROFITS, CHURCHES, HOA's and other COMMUNITY-based organizations.


ADVOCATE for clients in court litigation in FAMILY Law (including divorce, paternity, and modifications)

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