The Family Law Section represents the interests of about 1000 New Zealand family law practitioners. Under California law , most forms of deceit and dishonesty by an attorney are considered acts of moral turpitude , according to the State Bar. Each member of the Family Law Section Executive Committee also holds the Workplace of Temporary Judge , also recognized as a Judge Pro Tem The Bar Association Family Law Section publishes a monthly newsletter named The Family Law Counselor. Separation in a marriage is most likely the most popular explanation that persons make contact with a lawyer. We are a basic law practice, and we help our clients with a host of legal challenges.