Meet our team
Our staff is always ready, willing, and available to answer any questions you may have so that you may more easily navigate through the complexities of your family law matter.
Patricia joined the team in February 2020. As our legal assistant her main goal is to provide support to our attorneys, paralegals, and case managers. She is the first person a client will typically be in contact with when they call our office. She liaises between our clients and the various other members of our team to ensure that the office is running smoothly and that the immediate needs of our clients are being met.
Paty McIntosh grew up in Brazil and moved to the USA in 2005 to learn English as part of the Au Pair in America program. She fell in love with California and later decided to pursue her degree in the US earning her Bachelor’s in Business Administration at California State East Bay. Paty lives in Walnut Creek with her husband, Christopher, who she married in 2017. During her free time, she enjoys entertaining friends, and party planning for family.
Sharon joined our firm as a Senior Paralegal in February 2020. Sharon brings with her a decade of experience as a family law paralegal. Sharon has worked in firms of all sizes, and especially enjoys the personal attention she is able to devote to her clients in a boutique firm setting. She is knowledgeable in both California and Nevada State family laws, as well as State Court rules and procedures. Sharon’s compassion and empathy are especially assuring to clients, and their families, as they navigate through the various phases of their family law case.
Sharon enjoys spending time with four children and has recently welcomed her second grandson.
Webb has been our Office Manager since the firms inception in 2011. Webb is the person who oversees all of our day-to-day operations and ensures that our entire office is running smoothly and efficiently so as to best serve our clients. Having Webb handling the business side of our practice allows our staff time to focus entirely on our clients and their needs. This ensures that Ms. Crabtree is never distracted by the business operations and can devote her time exclusively to lawyering.
Disclaimers: This web site is designed for general information only. Information posted on this site does not constitute legal advice. By accessing this site, you do not form an attorney-client relationship with Maria E. Crabtree. Family law is a state-specific practice, and Maria E. Crabtree only represents clients whose cases are within California's jurisdiction.