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A different approach to the practice of law

Practice Areas

 The young man knows the rules, but the old man knows the exceptions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes


  • Estate Planning & Probate

  • Adoption

  • Pre & Post Nuptial Agreements 

  • Divorce & Custody

  • Mediation

Whether your goals are simple or complex, we will work with you to safeguard your family so you and your loved ones are protected no matter what life may bring.


Life is more than just surviving, it's thriving.

Practice Areas



  • Neighbor Dispute

  • Contract Creation / Negotiation

  • Business Formation and Structure

Whether you have a contract dispute, an employment issue, or a general civil question we are here to advise and assist. 

Your Team

Common sense often makes good law./ William O. Douglas


Kris Ward

Rick Faulkner

Senior Partner

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Kris Ward

Rick Faulkner is a family law  and appellate attorney as well as an educator.

Rick graduated cum laude from Chapman University School of Law in 2004, then returned to Chapman as a professor and as the Director of Academic Achievement from 2007 through 2018. At Chapman, he helped students experiencing academic difficulties have a more successful law school experience and also taught a variety of courses including Legal Writing, Remedies and Wills/Trusts. Rick co-founded Faulkner Post Law Firm in 2018 in order to help provide a lower-conflict option for families experiencing difficult transitions. 

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Heidi Post

Senior Partner

Heidi Post is an education and employment law attorney, and also handles family and estate planning. Heidi was most recently the Assistant Director of Student and Alumni Services at Chapman University School of Law, where she also earned her J.D. Before law school, she was the principal communications expert at the Los Angeles Air Force Base in El Segundo, California. She graduated with her B.A. in media communications and theatre arts from Bethel University. She lives in Southern California with her son Owen and twin daughters Evelyn and Eleanor. Heidi co-founded Faulkner Post Law Firm in 2018.


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16300 Bake Parkway, First Floor

Irvine, CA 92618

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