Certified Family Law Specialist -California (CFLS)


Certified by the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California.

When you are considering or anticipating a divorce, you need to have an experienced divorce and family law attorney who can help you navigate through the difficult issues you are facing and review your legal options. Whether you have concerns about child custody, separation, division of property or other family law issues, our priority is to help you achieve your objectives and obtain a fair settlement for your case.

At the Law Office of John H. Perrott, we have over ten years of experience helping clients in family law cases. This law firm provides personalized, professional and dedicated advocacy for clients navigating the stress and uncertainty of divorce and other related family law matters. Our team-based approach and reputation for integrity means our clients can rely on us to give them straight answers and protect their rights. To discuss your legal needs, call us today at 408 294-4600.

How This San Jose Divorce Lawyer Can Help You

When your rights and obligations of your family are at stake, it is important to protect your interests. Attorney John H. Perrott is a skilled negotiator and dealmaker who can craft creative settlement agreements that keep you from wasting your valuable time in Court. If the other party simply will not listen to reason, and you need a tenacious advocate who will convince your opponent that litigation is not in their best interests, then attorney John H. Perrott can help you discover the facts and details that, when shown to the Court, will make that unreasonable spouse want to end the litigation. Whether you are considering mediation or need a tenacious trial lawyer, this law firm is prepared to provide the dedicated, attentive representation that you need. There is no charge for the initial half hour office consultation if you are looking for a family law attorney.

Please call 408 294-4600 to schedule your free initial consultation. If Mr. Perrott is available when you call he will talk with you immediately or if unavailable will call you back as soon as possible. Our Offices hours are from 9 AM to 5 PM Monday through Friday and we are conveniently located on The Alameda near Hwy 880 in San Jose. Free Parking is available. Click here for a contact form to request an appointment with a Certified Family Law Specialist, John H. Perrott.


What We Do



We settle the vast majority of our cases with no trial thereby saving our clients time and additional attorney fees. We can provide legal counsel and representation to help you in cases that involve:

    Restraining Orders
    Delinquent Support Payments
    Attorney’s Fees
    Modify / Set Aside Prior Court Order
    Unbundled Family Law Services
    Child Custody and Visitation Rights
    Child and Spousal Support
    Division of Property
    Pres and Postnuptial Agreements

Our first priority has always been, and will always be, to do everything ethically and legally possible and proper to achieve our Client’s objectives.

Serving a wide range of clients, this law firm understands the sensitive nature of handling family law matters from various cultures. We also represent Chinese speaking clients, and Zhenni Zhang, a Certificated Paralegal speaks Mandarin fluently. If you speak English or Mandarin you can communicate your story to this law firm. The essence of good legal representation is to have your story told to the Court, clearly and effectively. When you are heard by your Family Law Attorney, then your story will be told clearly to the Court. You can be assured that your case will be handled in a highly professional and confidential manner.


Our Philosophy


At this law firm our philosophy centers around our client’s and their needs. In Family Law there can be a lot of pain and confusion, and this regularly results in hurried decisions being made that then just worsen an already bad situation. We feel that the best way to start to undo all of that is to slow down and explain what your options are. The reason you hire this law firm is to take back control of your life. The first part of taking back control is to know what the rules are. We will explain those rules to you. The next part is to see your options and make some decisions. We will help you with that too.

Our Team



For lack of guidance a nation falls, but many advisers make victory sure.
When you face difficult times you need good advice to make it through the tough times.

  • John H PerrottCertified Family Law Attorney
  • Zhenni ZhangParalegal