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About Me

A self-employed attorney with many years of experience in the San Diego area, Terry Chucas focuses his practice on representing children and parents in dependency court appeals. Terry Chucas frequently counsels clients in high-conflict divorce cases at the Superior Court of San Diego and often takes on some of the most difficult casework.

Recently, Mr. Chucas accepted an offer to join the Dependency Appellate Panel for the Second District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles and the Fourth District Court of Appeal in San Diego. One of the top attorneys in San Diego, according to San Diego Magazine, he also holds pre-eminent ranking from Martindale Hubbell, the highest honor awarded by the legal peer review organization.

Mr. Chucas received his J.D. degree from the Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego, where he ranked in the top 15 percent of his graduating class. He also holds a bachelor of arts in history from the University of British Columbia.

Experience

Executive Vice-President

N. B. Cook Inc
July 1982 to December 1989

Officer

Royal Canadian Navy
June 1969 to June 1971

Insurance Agent

State Farm Insurance
January 1972 to July 1982

Attorney

self employed
January 1999 to December 2010

Education

J.D.

Thomas Jefferson
January 1973 to December 1976

B.A.

University of British Columbia
September 1964 to June 1968