Compassionate & Assertive Representation

Let us help you understand your options to select an approach that best meets your needs and the needs of your family.

– Serving Clients Through Sonoma County Since 2004 –

Trusted Advocates In Family Law

When you are considering ending your marriage, adding to your family or handling disputes related to custody of your children, you need to know that you have choices. Terre Family Law, Inc, in Santa Rosa, California, will help you understand the different ways to find a resolution for family law matters. Whether through mediation with experienced mediator, Carla Boyd Terre, or individual representation with Carla Boyd Terre or Janessa McCune, we can assist you through this time of transition.

From mediation services, divorce, custody, prenuptial agreements and post-decree modifications to adoption and paternity matters, our law firm handles all types of family law matters at our Sonoma County-based practice. Attorney Carla Boyd Terre is a Certified Family Law Specialist* and an AV Preeminent** attorney. Additionally, Carla is proud to have been named to the exclusive list of Northern California Super Lawyers in both 2020 and 2022, and prior to that, she was named one of Northern California’s “Rising Stars” ten years in a row from 2010 to 2019 by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Helping You Move On After Your Divorce

We provide the information you need to help you make decisions that are in the best interests of you and your children.

Putting The Best Interests Of Children First

Providing compassionate and knowledgeable advice on a variety of divorce-related issues affecting your children.

Assistance In Property Division Matters

We have the ability to handle how to divide investments, real estate and stock options between the involved parties.

Mediation Can Help Resolve Your Case

Experienced and skilled mediation services are available through mediation with Carla Boyd Terre. Carla can help you to resolve your family law dispute as cost-effectively and efficiently as possible.

Helping You Find Solutions To Your Family Law Problems

Clients regularly tell us that they appreciate our focus on regular and candid communication. We emphasize a direct approach with clients, keeping them timely apprised of all developments in their cases.

Though our firm has handled divorce trials as well as family law appeals, we encourage clients to explore whether it is possible to settle their family law disputes amicably and without going to court.We help clients reconcile the needs of their families with their individual concerns through mediation and settlement efforts outside of court. If needed, we have a breadth of experience appearing in court to represent our client’s interests and obtain the best results possible.

Protecting Your Interests


Just wanted to thank you for everything you have done, I know it’s your job, but the extra mile you went to further explain things and make sure I understood everything was really helpful. I was so lost when I walked into your office for our first meeting. So thank you very much to you and all of your friendly staff in your office!
– A. B.

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*Certified by The State Bar of California’s Board of Legal Specialization

**AV®, BV®, AV Preeminent® and BV Distinguished® are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used under in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Ratings fall into two categories – legal ability and general practice standards.

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– Here To Be A Helping Hand When Your Family Needs It The Most –