Kristie Lee Bergamo has presided as a temporary judge in both Orange and Los Angeles Counties. She also has an extensive history serving as minor's counsel, and has taught classes to help other attorneys become certified as minor's counsel. Kristie joined Family Law Matters in August of 2018. She attended Willamette University Law School in Salem, Oregon, and was licensed to practice law in 2002. Since then, she has focused on the practice of family law. Prior to joining Family Law Matters, Kristie was a sole practitioner and earned a reputation as a fierce advocate of her clients. Kristie has extensive trial experience, having conducted hundreds of trials over the years. Kristie prides herself on her knowledge of the law and procedure.
Kristie is a recent transplant to the Inland Empire, choosing to give up her view of the beach for the canyons. Kristie is the youngest of two children and loves Mediterranean food. She loves swimming and collecting vinyl albums. She is also a fan of Wes Anderson and Quentin Tarantino movies. Kristie lives with her dog, Buddy and her nephew, Jack, who is her favorite person in the entire world!
Kristie loves the positive environment at Family Law Matters. She reports she loves being here and looks forward to helping as many people as she can. She says she is good at her chosen career because she takes her responsibility very seriously and it is very hard to hurt her feelings.