ABOUT US

Your Trusted Family Law and Bankruptcy Attorney

About Michele M. Poteracke

Michele grew up in Petaluma, CA and graduated from Santa Rosa Junior College and San Jose State University, obtaining a degree in journalism. She was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1989, which was the same year she graduated from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in Sacramento, CA.

At the time, she was a bankruptcy and litigation associate for the law firm of Rishwain, Hakeem, and Ellis in Stockton, CA.

Establishing Her Law Firm

In 1993, she opened the Law Offices of Michele M. Poteracke in Fairfield, CA and represented clients throughout Solano, Napa, Lake, and Sonoma counties, and beyond Sacramento, San Joaquin, and Contra Costa. Her focus again was litigation and bankruptcy, with the addition of family law.

She opened an additional office in Santa Rosa, CA in 2008, returning to Sonoma County after years living in Sacramento and Fairfield, CA.