Gregory David Abel

Gregory David Abel: Attorney with Wendt & Abel A Professional Law Corporation
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Greg Abel has been in practice since 1981. With a background in civil litigation, Greg has concentrated his practice in family law since 1994. His experience as a litigator and negotiator gives Greg a particular advantage in his family law practice. Some cases cannot be resolved without going to Court. If your case is one that cannot settle, Attorney Abel will apply his vast trial experience in vigorously representing your matter.

Greg was admitted to practice law in California in 1981. He graduated from the University of California, Davis campus in 1975 and received his Juris Doctor (JD) from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law in 1980. Greg has lived in San Luis Obispo County since graduating from law school.

Greg's firm represents parties in family law matters including, but not limited to marital dissolution, property division, child custody and visitation proceedings, actions for spousal and child support, division of employee benefits, prenuptial agreements, post marital agreements, enforcement of existing Court Orders, and modification of Orders.

Wendt and Abel law firm also provides legal counsel and courtroom representation to heirs and potential heirs, beneficiaries, trustees, executors, personal representatives and third-parties involved in a dispute over a will, trust, or an estate.

Since joining the original firm in 1982 Greg Abel has earned the reputation as a conscientious, skilled and ethical advocate. Wendt & Abel employs an experienced legal assistant and enjoys working relationships with business evaluators, mental health professionals, estate planners, accountants, and other specialized experts who are engaged to obtain the best possible resolution for the client.


San Luis Obispo County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California.

Areas of Practice (24)

  • Divorce
  • Custody
  • Visitation
  • Separation
  • Community Property
  • Property Division
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • Alimony
  • Modifications of Orders
  • Post-Judgment Modifications
  • Move Away Cases
  • Legal Paternity
  • Paternity Action
  • Inheritance
  • Visitation Rights
  • Paternity
  • Adoption
  • Restraining Orders
  • Separation and Marriage Settlement Agreements
  • Estate Disputes
  • Will Contests
  • Breach of Fiduciary Duty
  • Family Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
805-706-0417  Phone
(805) 543-3287  Phone
(805) 543-0547  Fax
University Attended:
University of California at Davis, B.A., 1975
Law School Attended:
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, J.D., 1980
Year of First Admission:
1981, California

Peer Reviews

4.4/5.0 (1 review)
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San Luis Obispo, California

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