Hall of Fame

The ACFLS Hall of Fame Award is conferred upon a Certified Family Law Specialist whose contributions to the specialty and the practice of family law have been substantial, and who exemplifies the highest ethical and legal standards of family law practice.  This is the highest honor bestowed by the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists.

1991 – Robert J. Fulton
1992 – C. Rick Chamberlain
1993 – Stephen Adams
1994 – John F. Staley
1995 – Garrett C. Dailey
1996 – Barbara A. DiFranza
1997 – Mark I. Starr
1998 – Stuart Walzer
1999 – Ruth Miller
2000 – George H. Norton
2001 – Lorraine C. Gollub
2002 – William M. Hilton
2003 – Stephen J. Wagner
2004 – Alan L. Tanenbaum
2005 – Patricia A. Parson (Special Recognition Award)
2006 – Justice Donald B. King (Ret.) (Special Recognition Award)
2007 – Diana Richmond
2008 – Honorable Robert A. Schnider (Ret.)
2009 – R. Ann Fallon

2010 marked the ACFLS 30th Anniversary. In celebration of our anniversary we presented the “ACFLS Outstanding Service Award” to the following four recipients:

Stephen Adams, CFLS
Garrett C. Dailey, CFLS
Justice Donald B. King (ret.)
Justice David G. Sills, the California Supreme Court

2011 – Vivian L. Holley
2012 – Ronald S. Granberg
2013 – Dawn Gray
2014 – Leslie Ellen Shear
2015 – Honorable Dianna Gould-Saltman
2016 – Diane E. Wasznicky
2017 – Honorable Sue Alexander (Ret.)