Paul Pettine is a founding partner in the law firm of Wilson & Pettine, LLP. He has practiced law in California for more than 30 years, developing the expertise to become a highly trusted Santa Barbara matrimonial and family attorney. In addition to his caseload, Paul also serves as a pro tem settlement judge.
J.D., Southwestern University School of Law, 1987
B.A., University of Texas, 1982
New Mexico State University, 1977
U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1988
Santa Barbara County Bar Association
Co-Chairperson, Family Law Section, 1998–2003
Past Member, Bench and Bar Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
State Bar of California
Santa Barbara Family Law Collaborative Group
American Jurisprudence Award
Paul is greatly involved with public education. He volunteers weekly at a public elementary school and is President of the Carpinteria Education Foundation, which raises funds for Carpinteria’s public schools.