Attorney Profile


Meet Sam C. Allevato

Sam Christopher Allevato, Attorney at Law

Sam Christopher Allevato, Esq. is an experienced lawyer practicing law for more than 13 years in the areas of Matrimonial and Family law including, prenuptial and separation agreements, actions for separation, annulment and divorce (uncontested and contested) as well as child support, paternity, custody, visitation, orders of protection, relocation and handling proceedings in the Family Superior Courts of the State of California.  All efforts are made to resolve cases prior to commencing a lawsuit or trying a case; however, if no amicable resolution can be reached, we will diligently represent all clients to the conclusion of their case while maintaining a professional and discrete relationship throughout the proceedings.

Attorney Sam Christopher Allevato represents clients in and around Southern California; Orange County, Los Angeles County, Riverside County, San Diego County, Santa Barbara County and San Luis Obispo County.

Sam Christopher Allevato is a member of the following Bars and Professional Organizations:

  • Graduate of Houston Family Law Trial Institute– 2014
  • Attorney admitted in the State of California– 2000
  • Member of the American Bar Association
  • Member of the Orange County Bar Association – Family Law Section
  • Member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association – Family Law Section
  • Member of the Beverly Hills Family Law Bar Association
  • Lex Romana, Italian American Lawyers of Orange County Member
  • Member of the St. Thomas More Society of Orange County

Sam  Christopher Allevato attended the following schools:

  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., Environmental Studies, Political Science, minor
  • Western School of Law, J.D.
  • Cambridge, Gonville and Caius, International Law
  • University of California, Irvine, Post Graduate Certificate Program
  • Saddleback College, A.A., Fine Art

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Personal Involvement:

  • Volunteer at the Shea Therapy Riding Center, San Juan Capistrano
  • Volunteer at Therapy For You, Orange
  • San Juan Capistrano Historical Society
  • San Juan Capistrano Open Space Foundation Member
  • Tustin Chamber of Commerce
  • Member of Oranco Bowman’s Archery Club
  • Member of California Bowmen Hunters Association
  • Equine owner and enthusiast

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    Sam at the “VA Visit” Riding Day at Shea Center, 2013.


p869681388-3I love the (wo)man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink, but (s)he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his/her conduct, will pursue his/her principles unto death.”

~Thomas Paine