[email protected]: Fred Hertz
Fred Hertz visits Google's Mountain View campus to talk about Understanding Financial Issues for Same-Sex and Unmarried Straight Couples. This event took place on February 18, 2010, as part of the @Google series. Frederick Hertz speaks and writes often on legal issues facing same-sex couples, and he has appeared on the Oprah Winfrey Show, the Today Show, and NPR's Talk of the Nation. He is regularly quoted as an expert on same-sex dissolutions, and he has been featured in The New York Times, Harper's Magazine, The New York Observer, The Advocate and Out Magazine, among other publications. He was recently described in The Advocate as "one of the nation's leading experts on lesbian and gay divorce." Frederick's books include: Making it Legal: A Guide to Same-Sex Marriage, Domestic Partnership & Civil Unions; Legal Affairs: Essential Advice for Same-Sex Couples; Living Together: A Legal Guide for Unmarried Couples; and A Legal Guide for Lesbian & Gay Couples. Frederick graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law in 1981, and has practiced in Oakland since 1990.