JEFFREY P. MACH, JR., CFLS – Lead Attorney
Jeffrey P. Mach, Jr. is the lead attorney and CEO of Mach Law. He is a Certified Family Law Specialist in the state of California, which means he has been certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization as a specialist in family law. Mr. Mach’s experience in family law matters includes prenuptial and post-nuptial agreements, divorce, legal separation, child custody, child visitation, adoptions, child support, spousal support, property division, wage garnishments, post-judgement modifications, and review of marital settlements agreements.
Mr. Mach has successfully represented and led hundreds of clients through the process of resolving their family law legal disputes through litigation proceeds, bench trials as well as through effective out-of court settlements.
Mr. Mach is committed to achieving the best possible outcome for you and helping you navigate through family legal proceedings with straightforward advice and his extensive experience in the San Diego family law courts.
Mr. Mach is a graduate of The University of Southern Mississippi (B.A. Political Science, 2004) and Mississippi College School of Law (J.D., 2007).
Mr. Mach has also served as an adjunct professor at Thomas Jefferson School of Law and San Diego University for Integrative Studies.
Mr. Mach is admitted to practice before all state courts in California and the United States District Court (Southern District of California).
In addition to the practice of law, Mr. Mach enjoys creating music, surfing, and basketball.
HONORS AND AWARDS
2017 Super Lawyers Award
2017 Best of the Bar Award, San Diego Business Journal
2016 Super Lawyers Award
2016 Best of the Bar Award, San Diego Business Journal
2014 Best of the Bar Award, San Diego Business Journal
Awarded Top Young Lawyers, San Diego Daily Transcript 2013
Nominated for the Top Young Lawyers Award, San Diego Daily Transcript 2008-2011 and 2014
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
San Diego Entertainment and Sports Lawyers
American Bar Association
Family Law Section of the American Bar Association
State Bar of California
San Diego County Bar Association
Family Law Section of the San Diego County Bar Association
RAJ A. MATANI – Senior Associate Attorney
Attorney Raj A. Matani joins Mach Law after 3 years as a family law attorney in Los Angeles and Orange County. Raj brings a wide range of experience to the firm handling all aspects of family law from simple dissolutions to full evidentiary hearings for high net worth individuals and professional athletes.
Raj is no stranger to San Diego, graduating from Thomas Jefferson School of Law in 2011. While at Thomas Jefferson, Raj was heavily involved in student organizations, serving 3 years with student government and the South Asian Bar Association. Raj also participated on Thomas Jefferson’s very successful National Baseball Arbitration team. Since graduation, Raj has maintained close ties with his alma mater currently serving on Thomas Jefferson’s Alumni Association Board.
When not advocating for his clients, Raj enjoys cooking, spending time with family and friends, and playing basketball.
SAM H. PARK – Associate Attorney
Attorney Sam H. Park is an experienced civil litigator who transitioned to practicing family law in May 2017. Prior to joining Mach Law, Sam worked for a local civil rights law firm, helping to recover millions of dollars for parents and children throughout Southern California who were unlawfully separated by agents of child welfare services. Sam brings a wide range of experience as a civil litigator, and has appeared before the Superior Court of California, Federal District Courts, the United States Bankruptcy Courts, and various administrative agencies.
Sam graduated from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2007 and earned his Bachelors degree in cognitive science and psychology from University of California Berkeley.
In his free time, Sam enjoys fishing, hunting and building computer programs.
JULIA A. FORSTER – Paralegal
Ms. Forster is a graduate of Cathedral Catholic High School and obtained her B.A. in Communications from California State University San Marcos in 2015.
As a communications major, Ms. Forster found her passion in collaborating with people on every task that she was faced with. With her dedication to her position here at Mach Law, and her constant compassion for our clients, Ms. Forster is devoted to assisting the needs of everyone that comes to Mach Law with their family law matters.
In her free time, Ms. Forster enjoys rooting for her favorite sports teams, traveling, going to the beach, and spending time with her friends and family.