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Lana M.. Shearer

Lanams

Location: Elk Grove, California

Phone: 916-226-1305 

Fax: 916-226-1315

Email: Email Me

Ms. Shearer, a native of Northern California, spent her childhood in Linden, California and moved to Sacramento in 1990 to attend California State University. She graduated with honors in 1992 earning a Bachelor of Science degree in Criminal Justice. Ms. Shearer earned her Juris Doctor from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1998. Ms. Shearer experience includes the areas of family law, insurance defense, land use, employment, and workers compensation law. Finding her true passion was family law, Ms. Shearer decided to concentrate her practice on family law in 2012. Ms. Shearer opened her own family law firm in Elk Grove, California in 2014.  In 2019, the firm incorporated into Shearer Law and Mediation, APC and associate attorney Timothy S. Lam joined the firm.

Ms. Shearer is a Certified Family Law Specialist by the State Bar of California and completed her 40-hour Mediation Intensive Training in 2011.  She frequently attends educational trainings and seminars covering diverse topics in family law and estate planning in order to stay current with recent developments in the law and procedure. A member of the California Bar, she is also admitted to practice before the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California (federal court).

Professional Background

  • Associate in Arts, San Joaquin Delta Jr. College, Stockton, California
  • Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, California State University, Sacramento, California
  • Juris Doctor, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento, California
  • Admitted to the State Bar of California
  • Admitted to the U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • Certified Specialist in Family Law, State Bar of California

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law Mediation
  • Family Law Litigation
  • Estate Planning
  • Mediation Coaching
  • Divorce Coaching
  • Child Custody Mediation Coaching

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Member
  • San Joaquin County Bar Association, Member
  • Placer County Bar Association, Member
  • Academy of Professional Family Mediators, Member
  • Association of Certified Family Law Specialists, Member

Areas We Serve

Based in Elk Grove, California, Shearer Law and Mediation serves clients in the Greater Sacramento area, including Placer and Amador Counties.