Hawthorne, California Divorce Lawyers

Stanley Lieber
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Experienced and professional divorce lawyer. Free consultation. Call today!

I’m an experienced California divorce lawyer, dedicated to helping my clients at every stage of the divorce process. My practice includes simple and complex divorces, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Yury Galperin
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California Divorce Lawyer with 15 years experience

Yury Galperin is a litigator with over 14 years of experience representing clients. Yury is a partner at Lieber Galperin and draws on his extensive trial experience to advocate for his clients with the goal of achieving... Read More »
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Alexander R. Ginzburg
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California Divorce Attorney with 26 years experience

Alexander R. Ginzburg is an experienced Family Law, Divorce and Estate Planning Attorney at Ginzburg & Bronshteyn, APC. His practice areas include annulments, assets division, child support, child custody, community... Read More »
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Steven P. Fernandez
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California Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience

Attorney Steven Fernandez is a Certified Family Law Specialist with over 27 years of experience. Mr. Fernandez handles every family law case including divorce, child custody, and complex property division. Read More »
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Sandra I. Salinas
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Certified Family Law Specialist Serving Los Angeles & Ventura Counties

I’m an experienced LA divorce lawyer and I will help you through every step of your case. My practice includes simple and complex divorce cases, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Kevin John Kensik
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El Segundo, CA Divorce Lawyer with 24 years experience
(310) 891-2300 400 Continental Blvd.
S. 600
El Segundo, CA 90245
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Domestic Violence and Family
Southwestern University School of Law
I have been a practicing attorney for over 20 years, and my practice for the last 15 years has been focused on Family Law in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas of California.
Adam Noel Schanz
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Mahattan Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 13 years experience
(310) 706-4140 1500 Rosecrans Avenue
Suite 500
Mahattan Beach, CA 90266
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Attorney Adam N. Schanz earned his Bachelor's Degree in Psychology, with Honors, from University of California, Santa Barbara. He earned his Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine School of Law in 2006. During law school, Mr. Schanz clerked for the Honorable Robert P. Applegate in the Los Angeles Superior Court, Family Law Division.

Since admission to the California bar in 2006, Mr. Schanz has worked solely in the private practice of Family Law where he has built an exemplary reputation for integrity, professionalism, and dedication to his work. He has represented hundreds of clients including many professionals, celebrities, and high...
Mr. Edwin Antigua Barnum
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer with 10 years experience
(310) 213-9097 2161 W. 182nd Street
Suite 202
Torrance, CA 90504
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Business and Family
University of West Los Angeles
A compassionate attorney with real life-experiences (I had successful careers before becoming an attorney) that prepared me to relate with most of my clients. We are not your typical lawyer who has great lawyering skills but unable to relate to average clients. We try to simplify the process so you won't feel left out. We vigorously fight for your right but excellent in negotiating a WIN-WIN result that won't escalate the case or the cost of prosecuting your case. We strive to be part of the solution to your problem:not become part of your problem. Call us and experience the...
Melinda Ann Manley
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Manhattan Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 23 years experience
(310) 545-1900 3405 N Sepulveda Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Whittier Coll School of Law
Denise Arlene Furubotten
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 23 years experience
(562) 436-4392 3780 Kilroy Airport Way
#200
Long Beach, CA 90806
Divorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
William Glavin IV
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El Segundo, CA Divorce Lawyer with 31 years experience
(310) 882-0000 841 Apollo St., Suite 450
El Segundo, CA 90245
Divorce and Family
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
S. Roger Rombro
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Manhattan Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 46 years experience
(310) 545-1900 3405 N Sepulveda Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Family
Tulane Univ Law School
Brian D Carroll
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Hermosa Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer
(424) 247-7683 2447 Pacific Coast Hwy, 2nd Floor
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Divorce, Appeals, Education and Family
Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law, Arizona State University and Temple University Beasley School of Law
Mr. Carroll was born and raised in the South Bay. He attended law school at Arizona State University. Thereafter, Mr. Carroll obtained an advanced law degree in trial advocacy from Temple University. Temple University Beasley School of Law has been ranked by U.S. News and World Report among the top three trial advocacy programs in the country for more than twenty years. Before starting his own law firm in Hermosa Beach, California, Mr. Carroll served as an extern for a superior court family law judge and he also worked as an attorney for one of the premier boutique family...
Baden Victor Mansfield
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Manhattan Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 40 years experience
(310) 546-5858 2609 N Sepulveda Blvd
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Divorce, Business, Civil Rights and Family
San Fernando Valley College of Law
Edna Carroll Straus
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Gardena, CA Divorce Attorney with 36 years experience
(800) 400-8978 2903 W. 140th St.
Gardena, CA 90249
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Mr. Clarke Logan Young
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Helping healthy parents save their children from pathogenic Borderline parents.

I am dedicated to helping nurturing parents secure custody orders that protect their children from alienating, subjugating Borderline ("BPD") parents. Read More »
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Marshall W. Waller
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Certified Family Law Specialist | Los Angeles & Ventura County Divorce Lawyers

I’m an experienced LA divorce lawyer and I will fight for you and your rights throughout your case. My practice includes simple and complex divorce cases, spousal support, child support, and child custody. Read More »
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Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Lawyer with 12 years experience
(800) 510-3916 11400 West Olympic Boulevard
Ste 200
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Divorce, Business, Education and Family
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Ali Shahrestani is a bi-coastal litigation attorney who has been featured in print and TV news for his legal expertise, is a recipient of multiple professional awards and a graduate of top rated schools with various honors, and has donated much effort and time to public education, legal journalism, and social justice activism.

Serving California, New York, Massachusetts, Washington DC, and Washington State in four fundamental areas of law:

1) Education Law - K-12, College, Graduate, Students, Teachers, Schools
2) Divorce & Child Custody - High Conflict, LGBTQ, Father's Rights
3) Business, Contracts, & Real Estate Law - Litigation, Transactions, ADR
4) Criminal Law...
Stacey Lind Widger
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Attorney with 16 years experience
(310) 306-8000 13101 W Washington Blvd
Suite 405
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Tobie Brina Waxman
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Culver City, CA Divorce Lawyer with 26 years experience
(310) 410-9902 400 Corporate Pt
Ste 300
Culver City, CA 90230
Free ConsultationDivorce, Family and Medical Malpractice
Loyola Law School
Providing high quality legal representation to a wide range of clients throughout the greater Los Angeles area since 1993. I offer reasonable and highly competitive hourly rates where applicable. Prenuptial Agreements and Qualified Domestic Relations Orders (QDRO) are expertly prepared for one flat fee. The best interests of the children are the focus of the courts and of my law practice. Once your family law matter has resolved, you will not be abandoned. If modifications of any support, child custody or visitation orders are needed in the future, contact my office to reopen your file. I was...
Donald E Glass
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Marina del Rey, CA Divorce Attorney with 29 years experience
(888) 835-6831 4551 Gencoe Ave Suite 100
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Free ConsultationDivorce
So Calif College of Law
After graduating from High School, Don attended his initial college year at ASU, AR, on a full music scholarship. Thereafter, he transferred to Whittier College, CA, where he received his BA in Business Administration. In subsequent years, he attended Southern California College of Law, CA, where he received his Juris Doctor (JD) and admission to the California State Bar in 1990. Don is also a licensed California real estate broker. He began practicing law as a sole practitioner but soon joined the law firm of Berger Kahn and then Gray & Prouty as an associate attorney...
Evan Braunstein
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Lawyer with 18 years experience
(424) 500-2983 12777 West Jefferson Blvd., Building D, Suite 3001
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
The George Washington University Law School
The Law Offices of Evan Braunstein provides fixed fee services for all of your divorce and family law needs. Our practice areas include divorce, premarital agreements, child custody and visitation, child support, spousal support, and modification of orders. Unlike most other family law attorneys, we do not bill by the hour but instead charge a fixed fee for our work on your case. This efficient billing approach offers you the predictability of knowing how much our services will cost and the assurance of knowing that everything necessary will be done. You will be able to talk to us and ask...
Colleen Anne Barberis
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(310) 543-1993 3480 Torrance Blvd
Suite 222
Torrance, CA 90503
Divorce and Family
Univ of West Los Angeles
Torrance divorce, family law, and child custody attorney Colleen Barberis is a senior litigator and managing partner of the law firm her mother founded in 1997. She joined the firm immediately after her admission to the California state bar. Prior to her admission Colleen worked as an appellate clerk for the Los Angeles County Counsel. Colleen is respected as a strong advocate with extensive court experience. Colleen and Patricia have practiced family exclusively and they are a recognized mother/daughter law firm that zealously and honestly represent their clients interests. Colleen and Patricia maintain close communication with their clients...
Patricia Frances Barberis
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer with 42 years experience
(310) 543-1993 3480 Torrance Blvd.
Suite 222
Torrance, CA 90503
Divorce and Family
South Bay University School of Law
Patricia Barberis, A Law Corporation is a South Bay family law firm founded in 1977 by Attorney Patricia F. Barberis. Mrs. Barberis is a founding officer and member of the South Bay Women’s Association, and was one of the first female litigators to begin practicing in South Bay. She is known for strong advocacy and extensive court experience. Attorney Barberis was admitted to the California State Bar and the U.S. Federal Court. At Patricia Barberis, A Law Corporation, the team has over 50 years of combined legal experience, and is dedicated to providing those in need of a family law...
Thomas Alan Widger
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Attorney with 16 years experience
(888) 806-5445 13101 West Washington Blvd.
Suite 405
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Divorce and Family
Loyola Marymount University
Thomas Ray Barnes
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Marina del Rey, CA Divorce Lawyer with 27 years experience
(310) 821-7745 4223 Glencoe Ave
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Free ConsultationDivorce, Estate Planning and Family
Loyola Law School
David Ostrove
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Attorney with 59 years experience
(323) 939-3400 6157 Wooster Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90056
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Family
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Linda Lu McLarnan-Dugan
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California Divorce Lawyer with 26 years experience

Linda L. McLarnan-Dugan, Esq. has over 26 years of experience in the legal field following her admission to the California State Bar. She handles all types of cases which deal with the family. Her practice include... Read More »
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Ali Shahrestani, Esq.
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Exclusive Representation for Discerning Clients Since 2007

A recipient of multiple awards, seen on Fox and ABC News, and honored by dozens of client testimonials, Ali Shahrestani offers intense and affordable representation, consistent communications & professional advocacy. Read More »
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Christina Marie Wickers
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Torrance, CA Divorce Attorney with 7 years experience
(310) 540-2520 Skypark Atrium
2790 Skypark Drive, Suite 209
Torrance, CA 90505
Free ConsultationDivorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Practice Areas: Estates, Elder Abuse, Conservatorships, Real Property, Business Litigation, Family

Ms. Wickers handles clients legal needs including representing clients in trial, and appeals.

Ms. Wickers attended Loyola Marymount University and graduated from California State University Northridge receiving a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a Finance Emphasis. She obtained her Juris Doctor from Western State College of Law.

Ms. Wickers authored an article for the California State Bar, Trusts and Estates Quarterly titled, Das Closes the Door on Civil Liability for Financial Institutions Failure to Make Mandated Elder Abuse Report, Volume 16, Issue 4. Click here to view...
Dennis Gene Merenbach
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Lawyer with 53 years experience
5544 W. Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Personal Injury and Securities
Loyola Law School
The Law Firm of Dennis G. Merenbach is a full service law firm representing and advising clients in the many different areas of law. Mr. Merenbach's academic credential and professional experience are of the highest caliber. Mr. Merenbach is committed to the pursuit of excellence, communicate effectively, and demonstrate personal and professional ethics, as well as the utmost concern for my clients.
Frances Louise Martin
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer with 40 years experience
(310) 543-0537 21515 Hawthorne Blvd # 980
Torrance, CA 90503
Divorce, Elder, Family and Probate
Pepperdine Univ School of Law
Nicole Stednitz
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer
(310) 516-8963 2367 Torrance Blvd
Torrance, CA 90501
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
University of Oregon School of Law
Jeffrey L. Harris
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Lawyer
(310) 745-8644 6601 Center Drive West Ste. 500
Los Angeles, CA 90045
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Jeffrey L. Harris is the Managing Partner of Harris Family Law Group. He is a prominent and well-respected Los Angeles and Orange County Family Law Attorney who represents clients in all aspects of divorce – including child support, visitation and custody, spousal support, division of property, domestic violence and restraining order, and pre- and post-nuptial agreements. Working exclusively in family law, Mr. Harris provides a wide-range of legal services in the area of Family Law, including divorce litigation and mediation, dispute resolution, post-judgment modifications for custody, visitation, and support agreements, as well as obtaining or contesting temporary restraining orders (TROs)....
Britney L. Mark
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Carson, CA Divorce Lawyer
(310) 329-5902 17420 S. Avalon Blvd.
Suite 207
Carson, CA 90746
Divorce
Philip Michael Daigneault
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Torrance, CA Divorce Lawyer with 30 years experience
(310) 540-2515 3828 Carson St
Torrance, CA 90503
Divorce
Kelly Yi-Yi Chang
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Pasadena, CA Divorce Lawyer with 19 years experience
(626) 765-5767 438 S. Pasadena Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91105
Divorce and Family
University of San Diego School of Law
I only practice family law because I love it. I am blessed because I have the distinct privilege of helping people where it matters most - at home. Loving my job gives me purpose, and God gifted me with abilities to achieve my purpose. There is no greater gift! When you hire us, know that we will try to obtain the best results for you and your family. This is our purpose as your lawyers. We are proud of our work, and we strive to never take your trust for granted.
Mary Ellen Waller
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Beverly Hills, CA Divorce Lawyer
(800) 655-4766 433 N Camden Dr #600
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Divorce and Family
Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law
Mary Ellen Waller is a director, shareholder, and general counsel of Feinberg & Waller, APC. Ms. Waller is not available for individual client retention, her focus is on the management of Feinberg & Waller, a law firm practicing exclusively in divorce and family law with offices located in Calabasas and Beverly Hills, California. Ms. Waller has helped lead the firm to become one of Southern California's premier family law firms, serving clients in all aspects of family law, including highly complex family law litigation. Clients receive increased value and benefit from her role, they are not charged for the expertise...
Elizabeth Yang
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Monterey Park, CA Divorce Attorney with 12 years experience
(877) 492-6452 199 West Garvey Ave
Suite #201
Monterey Park, CA 91754
Free ConsultationDivorce, Business, Family and IP
University of La Verne College of Law
Elizabeth Yang has been practicing law since 2007 and specializes in Intellectual Property Law, including Patent, Copyright and Trademark Prosecution and Litigation; Business Law, including corporate entity formation, contract drafting, contract disputes, litigation; and Family Law, including divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, and asset division. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese.

Elizabeth was admitted to the United States Patent & Trademark office in 2007. At the age of 19, she earned her Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from UC Berkeley in two and a half years. In 2011, Elizabeth founded Yang & Wang, P.C., a boutique...
Yasha Bronshteyn
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California Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience

Yasha Bronshteyn is a Partner at Ginzburg & Bronshteyn, LLP. With nearly 20 years of experience, he provides skilled and knowledgeable advocacy. Mr. Bronshteyn represents clients in a wide array of Family, Divorce,... Read More »
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Sandra I. Salinas
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Beverly Hills, CA Divorce Attorney
(818) 201-2978 433 N Camden Dr #600
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State University College of Law
Sandra Salinas is certified as a Family Law Specialist through the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. She is a member of the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists.

She is a partner in the law firm of Feinberg & Waller. Ms. Salinas is admitted to practice before all the courts in the State of California and the United States Federal Court.

Ms. Salinas' practice at Feinberg & Waller is devoted exclusively to family law where she is a highly regarded member of the firm's senior attorney team. You can be secure in the knowledge that...
Anie N. Akbarian
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Encino, CA Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(818) 247-9322 16133 Ventura Blvd.
7th Floor
Encino, CA 91436
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Personal Injury
Glendale Univ COL
Akbarian Law Group, APLC was established in December of 1997 in Glendale, California. A few years ago our office moved to Encino, California.  We represent clients in Family Law and personal injury related matters. We understand the dynamics of the emotional hardship in family law and personal injury related cases and how they can affect our client's quality of life.  It is our job to help our clients to bring balance back to their lives and protect their legal rights and interests.  Anie N. Akbarian is an experienced, capable and dedicated litigation attorney who is committed to providing exceptional legal representation to...
Charles Mark Green
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience
(213) 387-4508 3699 Wilshire Blvd #700
Los Angeles, CA 90010
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Charles M. Green is a State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization Certified Family Law Specialist Attorney. Mr. Green has extensive California State Court family law litigation experience. Prior to becoming an Certified Specialist in Family Law, Charles M. Green, obtained tax and financial expertise as a accountant with a New York and California CPA license for 10 years (now Inactive). Mr. Green has had financial work experience at several of the international accounting and tax firms.
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Joseph Torri
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Whittier, CA Divorce Lawyer with 15 years experience
(866) 630-5757 13215 E. Penn Street
Whittier, CA 90602
Free ConsultationDivorce, Criminal, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State Univ COL
Joseph Torri is on the Riverside Superior Court's - Family Law Minor's Counsel List of Approved Attorneys. Judges sitting in California family law courtrooms may appoint private counsel to represent children in high-conflict child custody cases. Also, Mr. Torri is a volunteer mediator at the Los Angeles Superior Court Southeast Judicial District in Norwalk, California. Joseph Torri received his undergraduate degree from California State University, Fullerton, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice with a minor in Speech Communication. While at undergraduate college, Mr. Torri was on the speech and debate team, as well as, President...
Kevin Joshua Chroman
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Sherman Oaks, CA Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(818) 528-7755 15130 Ventura Blvd Ste 314
Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Loyola Law School
Kevin Chroman, Esq. graduated from Loyola Law School graduate (2000), wherein he won the state-wide mediation advocacy award. Presently, Kevin runs a Collaborative Mediation Clinic at Loyola Law School, where he is an adjunct professor. The program was given high honors by the City as the Best New Mediation Program in 2014. Individually, Kevin has been awarded the Eureka Award in recognition of his contributions to the collaborative and peace making community. Kevin is a UC Berkeley graduate with a Masters degree in English Literature from DePaul University. Kevin is a Family Law practitioner, whose practice focuses exclusively on Collaborative...
Lani Baron
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Long Beach , CA Divorce Lawyer with 8 years experience
(562) 379-5011 111 West Ocean Blvd., 4th Floor
Long Beach , CA 90802
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Whittier Law School and Pepperdine University School of Law
Lani Baron, Attorney-Mediator, is the founder of Alternative Divorce Solutions. As a child, Lani witnessed her parents’ highly-litigated and contentious divorce and she knew that there needed to be a change in the system. This life experience inspired Lani to begin her career in alternative dispute resolution early on, and she started her career as a paralegal at a small family mediation firm in Fort Lauderdale, FL. Shortly thereafter, Lani moved to California to study at Pepperdine’s Straus Institute, where she focused on courses relating to dispute resolution and mediation. Her passion for helping others also prompted her desire to...
Marshall W. Waller
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Beverly Hills, CA Divorce Lawyer
(310) 803-9472 433 N Camden Dr #600
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and University of San Diego School of Law
Marshall W. Waller is certified as a Family Law Specialist through the Board of Legal Specialization of the State Bar of California. He is a member of the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts. A Certified Family Law Specialist must pass an extensive written examination in the subject area, be approved by a peer review process and show proficiency in this area by demonstrating experience handling a sufficient number of family law cases with varying degrees of complexity. Continuing education is required to maintain this specialty. Marshall Waller has also been awarded...
Jami Kay Fosgate
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Burbank, CA Divorce Attorney with 15 years experience
(818) 827-7157 3500 West Olive Avenue
Suite 300
Burbank, CA 91505
Divorce and Family
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Jami Fosgate offers NO COURT options to help people save time, money and emotional stress by resolving their problems through Mediation and Collaborative Law without resorting to litigation. Jami Fosgate also provides Limited Scope Legal Document Preparation at a flat fee for parties who want to control the costs of their family law case. A FREE consultation is offered to couples who attend together to learn the benefits of not litigating a family law matter.

Following her own divorce, Ms. Fosgate decided to pursue a new path and enrolled in Loyola Law School where she was on the Dean's List each...
Jackie A. Abboud
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Los Angeles, CA Divorce Attorney with 18 years experience
(310) 407-5310 1875 Century Park East, Suite 600
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Georgetown University Law Center and Southwestern Law School
I am an experienced family law attorney specializing in complex divorce matters, paternity actions, nullity/annulment, separation, child custody and visitation issues/litigation, domestic violence matters, restraining orders, valuation and division of property, child support and spousal support, prenuptial agreements and post-nuptial agreements, and post-judgment enforcement and modification proceedings. Before starting my own law firm, I practiced family law for many years at preeminent family law firms. I am fluent in the Arabic language and have expertise in Orthodox Jewish custody disputes. I was selected Southern California "Rising Star" by Los Angeles "Super Lawyers" in 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010 and...
Alphonse Provinziano
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Beverly Hills, CA Divorce Attorney with 15 years experience
(877) 529-7101 8888 Olympic Blvd
Ste 203
Beverly Hills, CA 90211
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
University of California Hastings College of the Law
Alphonse focuses on providing excellent client service and aggressive advocacy to clients in Family Law matters. Alphonse is a Certified Specialist in Family Law (CFLS) by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization.

Alphonse graduated with a B.A. in Rhetoric with Honors and English Literature from U.C. Berkeley, where he gave the Commencement Address for the Rhetoric Department. He also received the honor of Distinction in General Scholarship. He graduated with a J.D. from U.C. Hastings in San Francisco with a concentration in Civil Litigation and was awarded for the best student in Trial Advocacy II by the CACI Institute.

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Considering divorce?

If a person wishes to terminate his or her marriage, he or she may file for a divorce. In a divorce proceeding, the court will terminate the marriage and determine the rights and responsibilities of the divorcing parties regarding child custody, child visitation, child support and spousal support (alimony). The court will also redistribute marital assets.

Depending on where you reside and where your assets are, the division of property can be a very simple or very complex process. Disputes often arise during this phase of a divorce if the two parties disagree as to who should receive which assets or property.

Finding a divorce lawyer who is experienced and reliable can reduce your stress and help you make the best choices possible. A good divorce lawyer should be a problem solver who is skilled at negotiation and possesses a solid trial background. If both parties are open to alternative dispute resolution, such as arbitration or mediation, finding a lawyer experienced in collaborative divorce or divorce mediation would be beneficial.

Divorce lawyers also handle child custody issues, including multi-state and international child custody situations. Some divorce lawyers may be certified by their states as being family law specialists. Certification often requires that a lawyer meet certain experience and educational criteria.


Legal Custody: A parent with legal custody has the right to decide on the child's upbringing, education, and medical care. A court may grant legal custody to one parent (sole legal custody) or both parents (joint legal custody).

Separate Property: Property acquired before marriage or during the marriage as a gift or inheritance, or bought during marriage with separate property.