Butler Thiessen & Metzinger INC | Family Law Specialists

Focused, Dedicated, Determined since 1986 209-390-8829

Family Law

Family Law

Property Division

Property Division



Child Custody & Visitation

Child Custody & Visitation

Butler, Thiessen & Metzinger | Family Law Specialists

Focused, Dedicated, Determined since 1986

Lindsay Guinn Metzinger

  • C.F.L.S., Partner




Areas of Practice

  • Divorce/Family Law: Divorce, legal separation, child custody and visitation, child support, spousal support, property division for small, medium and large assets cases, domestic violence and domestic violence restraining orders, modification of current orders, litigation and trial services
  • Dissolution of same sex marriages
  • Dissolution of Domestic Partnership
  • Domestic Violence: Civil and family law restraining orders
  • Paternity Action: Parentage, child custody and visitation and child support
  • Guardianships
  • Mediation Services to resolve disputes in all areas of divorce and family law
  • Collaborative Services
  • Marvin/Partition Actions: Parties that have never been married but live together and that are now separating needing to formalize legally division of assets
  • Step Parent Adoption
  • Conservatorships
  • Adult Adoption

Certified Legal Specialties

  • The State Board of California
  • Certified as a Family Law Specialist by the State Board of California Board of Legal Specialization 2018

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2010


  • Humphreys College, Stockton, California
    • J.D. - 2010
  • Criminal Justice at the California State University, Sacramento, California
    • B.S. - 2005

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • San Joaquin County Bar Association-Family Law Section, Member
  • San Joaquin County Bar Association-Women's Lawyer Section, Member
  • California State Bar Association-Family Law Section, Member
  • Member of the Board of Directors for the Women’s Center