Adam Neufer


Adam is a seasoned litigator, specializing in complex custody and financial matters.

Skilled in the Bay Area’s unique economic ecosystem, Adam has expertise in navigating and guiding clients through complex venture capital, hedge fund and private equity cases. He is also highly skilled in the most complex of custody issues, including children who resist or refuse to see one parent, gatekeeping, and move-away cases. He also handles appellate matters, jurisdictional disputes, domestic and international custody proceedings, and matters involving domestic violence. Whether it be through focused negotiations or aggressive litigation, Adam works with clients to develop and execute a customized strategy to meet their goals, with compassion, responsiveness, and communication.

Certified Family Law Specialist and Recognitions

As a Certified Family Law Specialist, Adam is among an elite group of recognized experts in California. He is consistently recognized as a Super Lawyer for family law in California. He is also a member the prestigious national organization addressing children’s issues in divorce, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC).

Awards and Distinctions

Certified Family Law Specialist

2020-2024 Super Lawyer, Super Lawyers Magazine

2016-2019 Rising Star, Super Lawyers Magazine

Association of Family and Conciliation Courts

CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Advanced Legal Writing

CALI Excellence for the Future Award – Appellate Advocacy

Professional Associations and Memberships

State Bar of California

U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Bar Association of San Francisco, Alameda, San Mateo, and Santa Clara – Family Law

Bar Association of San Francisco, Appellate Section

Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom

Autism Society of California, former board member

Judicial extern to the former supervising judge of the San Francisco Unified Family Court, Hon. Patrick J. Mahoney (ret.).


Golden Gate University School of Law, Juris Doctorate, 2009

California State University – Sacramento, Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, 2005