About Us

Hugh Douglas Whittemore Family Law Attorney in Fullerton

Serving Family Law Since 1985

The Law Office of Fullerton Family Law Attorney Hugh Douglas Whittemore has been dedicated to offering intelligent, vigorous representation to clients in a wide variety of legal matters since 1985. 

Mr. Whittemore believes in providing honest, no-nonsense legal counsel. Highly respected by his clients and peers, Lawyer Hugh Douglas Whittemore has earned a reputation for excellence throughout the local legal community. 

Contact Attorney Hugh Douglas Whittemore (714) 870-9197 to make an appointment for a confidential consultation with an accomplished Family Law Lawyer who adheres at the very highest professional standards. Mr. Whittemore works closely with his clients to obtain a comprehensive understanding of their concerns and objectives and fights avidly to preserve and protect their best interests.


Western State University – Bachelors of Science Law 1980

Western State University, College of Law – Juris Doctorate 1982

Bar Admissions

State Bar of California 1985
U.S. District Court for the Central District of California 1986
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California 2000

Professional Affiliations

North Orange County Bar Association

Reyna Wiley - Office Manager & Legal Secretary

Ms. Wiley has worked with Attorney Hugh Douglas Whittemore for more than 23 years. A skilled legal secretary and experienced Office Manager, Reyna is a caring client advocate who is extremely proficient in all areas of Family Law, Bankruptcy, DUIs, and Unlawful Detainers.

An invaluable asset to the Law Office of Attorney Hugh Douglas Whittemore, Reyna is exceptionally
responsive and committed to assisting clients with their legal matters. Reyna is pleased to deliver the highest level of client service, and will ensure that you obtain in-depth answers to all of your questions pertaining to the status of your case.

Please contact the Law Office of Hugh Douglas Whittemore at (714) 870-9197 to schedule an in-depth consultation with one of the area’s leading Family Law Lawyers.

Attorney Hugh Douglas Whittemore works diligently to fully educate his clients regarding their legal options and potential outcomes, thereby equipping them with the knowledge required to make fully informed

An efficient negotiator and seasoned litigator, Mr. Whittemore will attempt to obtain a fair and just outcome via settlement negotiations.

However, when the other party refuses to fully engage in the settlement process, and fails to proceed in good faith, or is making unreasonable demands, he possesses extensive courtroom experience and will not hesitate to take your case to trial when necessary.

Conveniently located in Fullerton, Lawyer Hugh Douglas Whittemore represents clients who live throughout the region. Contact us today to obtain answers to your questions and learn how we can put our experience to work for you and obtain the most favorable results possible.

Our Practice

Dissolution of the Marriage

Divorce can be tough, we're here to help from a legal perspective.

Visitation & Child Support

Are you seeking child custody? We are here to help.


Do you want to modify an Order after you have obtained your  Judgment? We can help.

Paternity Cases

We are here to help you to obtain visitation or a Judgment or whatever you need.

Property Division

We will establish property division orders as part of the Judgment. If you already have orders and you feel your orders should be modified,  consult with us today. 

Spousal Support

Obtain temporary or permanent orders or modify a current order. Call for an appointment today. Why overpay or go without support ? We can resolve either issue.

Why Choose Us

Honest, Expert Lawyers

We pride ourselves on our honest and transparent services.

Modern Legal Care

We stay up to date on all changes in law as they come into affect.

Over 38 Years in Business

Rich extensive experience in the courtroom with all family law related cases. 

Our Philosophy


The Law Comes First

Helping our clients to navigate their situation from a legal standpoint.


Honest Communication

Providing feedback and advice in terms of strategy and more.


Committed to Excellence

Follow through and commitment from beginning to end.

Let’s Work Together