ChaJessica B. Cha Farzad & Ochoa Family Law Attorneys, LLP
1851 East 1st Street, Suite 460,
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Attorney Jessica B. Cha is a Certified Family Law Specialist as certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Jessica is an associate at the firm.
Jessica is an experienced family law litigator. She represents clients in prejudgment and post judgment dissolution of marriage cases including those that involve child custody and visitation, child support, spousal support and division of assets and debts. Jessica also handles parentage matters.
Jessica's family law practice also includes representing clients whose children were abducted to and from the United States and another count by their spouse or partner. She has knowledge of the Hague Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction and has traveled abroad to advocate in front of foreign judiciaries and officials.
Jessica's personal dissolution of marriage gives her a unique sensitivity to what her clients are going through. She takes the time to tailor her approach and strategy based on the unique needs and goals of each client. She uses that experience to become a better family law attorney for the firm's clients.
Jessica received her law degree from the Syracuse University College of Law and her undergraduate degree from the University of California San Diego.
After living in Washington, DC and working for the Office of General Counsel for the U.S. Department of Commerce, Jessica returned to California and quickly found her niche in family law.
Jessica received numerous accolades for her work including:
- Super Lawyers Rising Star,
- 10 Best Attorneys - American Institute of Family Law Attorneys,
- "Superb" rating on Avvo,
- Top Verdict (Top 50 in CA 2015), and
- Lawyers of Distinction for Family & Divorce.
Jessica was included in Los Angeles Magazine's list of Top Women Attorneys in 2018 and 2019.
Jessica is actively involved in the legal community as well as a variety of community-based organizations. She is the Secretary of the Orange County Asian American Bar Association. Her volunteer work includes being Commissioner and Chair of the Arts and Culture Commission of the City of Santa Ana and Chair of the board for the C.H.A. Education Fund, Inc.
Jessica speaks conversational Korean.