Jennifer L. Cone

Founding Partner

Family Law

Jennifer Cone joined Bechtel Zambrano Baluyot Family Law Group in 2019. While Ms. Cone has been in practice since 2013, she brings a wealth of institutional knowledge that far surpasses many of her colleagues. As the daughter of two Family Law attorneys, she was surrounded by the unique issues and complex emotions of Family Law from a young age.

Ms. Cone graduated from Santa Clara University School of Law on the Dean’s List and earned top marks in four of her classes including Domestic Violence and Family Law. She also served as an Extern for the Honorable Ronald M. Whyte of the United States District Court where she gained valuable insight in the practice of law in the Federal Courts.

Prior to starting at Bechtel Zambrano Baluyot Family Law Group, Ms. Cone worked for several years at family law firms in Silicon Valley and San Diego, California. There she handled high conflict litigation involving custody, support and property division. She further gained experience with complex financial matters and serving high-asset clients including issues of allocation of stock options, separate property interests and support awards. While utilizing her years of experience, Ms. Cone prides herself on providing advice and representation that is tailored to the specific client’s needs, family dynamics and goals.


  • Member, Santa Clara County Bar Association


  • State Bar of California


  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law, 2012
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Cruz, 2005