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Learn More About Our Principal Attorney.

Christoph Diecke, the founder of CMD Law, provides top-notch legal advice and representation to clients throughout Southern California, primarily in the areas of civil litigation and family law. Before founding CMD Law in May 2011, Christoph spent five years as an associate attorney at the AV-rated San Diego law firm Stock Stephens, LLP. During that time, Christoph was a key player in the family law and civil litigation departments of the firm, and successfully represented clients from all walks of life and all types of social, cultural, and financial backgrounds.


Further Information

Christoph has litigated numerous matters in state and federal courts throughout California. He also regularly negotiates favorable settlements for his clients. Thus, whether your legal issue requires litigation or can be resolved through negotiation, Christoph is well equipped to represent you.Having grown up in Germany, Christoph obtained his legal education at Germany’s Friedrich Schiller University and at San Diego’s California Western School of Law, where he graduated cum laude in 2003. Christoph is licensed to practice law in California and Arizona. In his spare time, Christoph enjoys videography and playing the saxophone.



I have worked with Christoph on several family law and civil litigation matters. He is hardworking, dedicated and incredibly intelligent. I would trust him with any of my cases and clients.

  • Jenn Y.

It is my pleasure to endorse Christoph (“Chris”) Diecke. I’ve known Chris for 3 years now and I have been impressed with his character. As a litigator, he works to resolve matters at the lowest possible level, which saves his clients time and money, not to mention stress. I applaud his philosophy.

  • Rodney H.

I’ve known Chris for a long time and he is a very competent and skilled attorney. I highly recommend Chris to anyone seeking legal assistance.

  • Pieter O.