An attorney in San Diego, California, Terry Chucas has received numerous accolades during his lengthy career in family law. Martindale-Hubbell distinguished him with its highest rating, which only the top 10 percent of lawyers achieve. San Diego Magaizine recently named him as a top attorney in the city, and the San Diego Daily Transcript selected him as Family Lawyer of the year. Terry Chucas currently focuses his practice on dependency court appeals and has earned admittance to the Dependency Appellate Panel for the Fourth District Court of Appeal in San Diego and the Second District Court of Appeal in Los Angeles. Previously he represented children in high conflict divorce cases through the Superior Court of San Diego and was often appointed the most difficult cases. He has handled more than 1,500 cases and approximately 350 trials.
Terry Chucas studied history at the University of British Columbia, graduating with a bachelor of arts, and studied law at Thomas Jefferson School of Law, from which he graduated with a JD and ranked 15th in a class of 105 students.