Karlina Paredes

  • Senior Counsel





Areas Of Practice

  • Family Law

Karlina Paredes was born and raised in the Bay Area, earning her bachelor's degree from San Jose State University and her Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law. Ms. Paredes joined Hoover Krepelka, LLP in 2016, and in January of 2021, she was promoted to Senior Counsel.

Ms. Paredes specializes in high conflict and asset cases as well as complex case management, routinely handling all areas of family law, including but not limited to pre- and post-judgment cases, dissolutions, parentage actions, property characterization, valuation, and division, disclosures, income, child and spousal support, business valuations, goodwill, structured buyouts, fiduciary duties, premarital and post marital agreements, stock options, intellectual property, deferred compensation, domestic violence, custody, move-aways, attorney fees and enforcement issues. Ms. Paredes's years of experience make her comfortable in any legal environment, such as depositions, mediations, collaborative dissolutions, settlement conferences, and high-stakes trials in the Courtroom, both in public and private courts.

Ms. Paredes serves on the Executive Board and the Judiciary Committee of the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers and is an appointed counsel for minor children in Santa Clara County. She also serves as the co-chair for Santa Clara County Bar Association's Mock Trial Program and volunteers as a Judge Pro-Tem for Santa Clara County Superior Court.

In her spare time, Ms. Paredes enjoys traveling and spending time with her family.

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, Berkeley, California
    • J.D. - 2011
  • San Jose State University, San Jose, California
    • B.A. - 2008
    • Major: History

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Stars: 2021