Areas Of Practice
- Family Law
Mr. Krepelka specializes in all aspects of Family Law matters, such as property division, characterization, allocation, and valuation; reimbursement claims; spousal support; child support; breaches of fiduciary duty; business valuations; real property valuations and claims; post-judgment matters; enforcement of California orders, out-of-state orders, and international orders; contempt actions; all aspects of child custody and visitation; domestic violence issues; and pre-nuptial and post-nuptial agreements. He is seasoned in working closely with experts such as forensic CPAs, real estate appraisers, and child custody evaluators. He is a skilled litigator, handling numerous contested Family Law Trials of varying lengths.
Travis Isaiah Krepelka obtained a bachelor's degree in English: Creative Writing from the University of Redlands (2002) and his Juris Doctorate from Santa Clara University (2005), both with high honors. He was the Book Review Editor for the University's Law Review, and received numerous awards for academics and oral advocacy. He is a member of the Honors Societies Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Delta Phi, and the Order of the Coif.
Mr. Krepelka joined what was then Hoover & Bechtel, LLP in March of 2004, progressing from law clerk to associate to senior associate, and in 2012 to Partner in what is now Hoover ♦ Krepelka. In addition to his client advocacy and litigation, Mr. Krepelka also serves as Judge Pro Tem, as invited by the Santa Clara County judiciary, to help settle family law cases prior to going to trial. Additionally, he is one of few family law attorneys in Santa Clara County who handles Family Law Appeals.
In May 2013, Travis Krepelka earned the prestigious status of Certified Family Law Specialist, an honor by the California State Bar bestowed upon only approximately 10% of family law attorneys. Mr. Krepelka has been accepted to the list of Northern California of Super Lawyers 2018, 2019 and 2020.
Mr. Krepelka loves baseball (playing and watching), movies, literature and spending time at the beach and in the redwoods with his beautiful wife and two children.
Certified Legal Specialties
- Certified Family Law Specialist, California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization, 2013
- Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
- J.D. - Magna Cum Laude - 2005
- Honors: Order of the Coif, Phi Delta Phi
- University of Redlands
- Bachelor's - Summa Cum Laude - 2002
- Honors: Phi Beta Kappa
- Major: English: Creative Writing