Stephen A. Montagna


Mr. Montagna is the managing family law partner with Hodson & Mullin, Attorneys at Law, with offices located in Fairfield and Vacaville. His primary focus in practice is family law and he is a Certified Family Law Specialist and is licensed to practice law in both California and New Jersey.

In addition to his practice, Mr. Montagna has been involved in and affiliated with the following organizations: Currently he is vice-chair for the California Lawyers Association (CLA) Family Law Executive Committee (FLEXCOM) and associate journal editor of the Family Law Specialist, a state wide publication for the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists (ACFLS). He has served as Vice-Chair and Chair of the Family Law Section of the Solano County Bar Association (2014-2016), held the position of Co-Chair of the Sacramento Standing Committee to the Family Law Executive Committee, and current Secretary for the Solano County Bar Association (SCBA).

Mr. Montagna was the recipient of the “Barrister of the Year” award, by the California State Bar Family Law Executive Committee, in 2016. The award is to recognize outstanding contributions to the practice of Family Law of outstanding performance in the practice of Family Law for barrister lawyers. The recipient of this award must be a lawyer who practices primarily in the area of Family Law and who has been a member of The State Bar of California for five (5) years or less. He has also been recognized as “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers since 2016.

Most recently, he has been published in the California Lawyers Association Family Law News as well as the ACFLS Family Law Specialist, both of which are statewide publications to family law practitioners.


Stephen is a member of the Family Law sections of both the Solano County Bar Association and California State Bar. Stephen is also an active member of the ABA Young lawyers division as well as a participant in a Domestic Violence roundtable that participates and contributes for the Family Violence Appellate Project.

Stephen and his wife, Fawn, enjoy spending their down time with family and friends, exploring the Wine Country and amateur barbecuing.  They and their young son reside locally.


B.A. in History, Kean University, Union NJ

J.D. Golden Gate University School of Law

Practice Areas

Stephen is accepting clients in the areas of family law, wills and trusts, Social Security and probate cases.


Phone: (707) 421 7800
Fax: (707) 421 2314