Real. Committed. Counsel.

From the family room to the courtroom, we bring you peace of mind. We’re committed to our clients, and to our calling — that’s why our founders are Certified Family Law Specialists. You can count on our knowledge and experience with cases unique or universal, because we solve real life problems for real life people. Forester Purcell Stowell PC — we’re real, committed counsel, and we’re ready to help you.



01.09.20  Neil Forester Named AAML Fellow

09.20.19  We’re pleased to support the California Women Lawyers

06.27.19  100% Showing in Northern California Super Lawyers & Rising Stars

05.16.19  FPS Attorneys Land “Top Lawyer” Spots in Sacramento Magazine

04.01.19  Join us for FEAT Walk, WEAVE Walk, & Women Build!

01.18.19  FPS Receives Pro Bono Award

01.15.19  Featured Blog: Keys to Finding Your Divorce Lawyer

07.27.17  CLIENT JOURNEY: Two Dads and Their Independent Adoption Story



Neil M. E. Forester, CFLS

Husband, Pet-Parent, WEAVE Board, Grillmaster, Boxer Rescue Advocate, Juggler

Featured Blog: Hiring a Lawyer 



Matthew K. Purcell, CFLS

Daddy, Husband, Gamer, Fantasy Footballer, Sunscreen Aficionado, Fore!

Featured Video: When Can a Child Choose?



Michelle L. Stowell, CFLS

Mom to Twins, Special Needs Child Advocate, Spin Class Junky, Mediator

Featured Blog: Help Me Help You

From the family room to the courtroom, we bring you peace of mind.