Rossmoor, California Divorce Lawyers

David P. Schwarz
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Dedicated California Divorce Lawyer with Experience and Compassion! Call Now!

I am committed to providing skilled and aggressive legal representation. I will fight to get the results that you need and deserve! Visit my website to see client testimonials and case results. Call for a consultation.
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Patricia Ann Hendrickson
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California Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience

Dedicated Legal Counsel in Southern California Family law issues must be given careful thought and professional attention because the absence of these two elements could result in negative consequences for... Read More »
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Shahnaz Hussain
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California Divorce Lawyer with 20 years experience

Attorney Shahnaz Hussain has been in practice for over 19 years, and she has handled over 5,000 cases. Shahnaz Hussain is a member of the California Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court: Central... Read More »
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Stefanie M. Hilliard
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California Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience

Ms. Hilliard is a highly respected and accomplished lawyer, having been awarded the American Jurisprudence Award in Family Law and White Collar Crime. Read More »
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Julie L. Resner
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Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Lawyer with 8 years experience
(562) 449-4665 4132 Katella Ave. Suite 101
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Elder and Family
My passion is to provide affordable attorney assistance for those who are dealing with difficult and personal legal issues. Our firm offers limited scope services at flat fee rates enabling self-represented clients to manage their legal matters more effectively.
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Lawyer with 29 years experience
(562) 596-5449 2991 Mainway Dr
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Family, Immigration and Personal Injury
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Attorney with 20 years experience
(562) 594-9662 3532 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Western State Univ COL
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Lawyer with 36 years experience
(562) 596-0595 3152 Inverness Dr
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Estate Planning and Family
Western State Univ
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Lawyer with 15 years experience
(562) 493-2500 3401 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Trinity Law School
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Lawyer with 53 years experience
(562) 594-4788 5212 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Business and Family
USC Law School
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Attorney with 52 years experience
(562) 598-8849 3502 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce and Family
Stanford Univ Law School
Los Alamitos, CA Divorce Attorney with 17 years experience
(562) 594-5678 3502 Katella Ave
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
Divorce, Criminal, DUI and Family
Univ of Victoria
Sondra Ellyn BenNaEim
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Cypress, CA Divorce Attorney with 12 years experience
10073 Valley View
St # 139
Cypress, CA 90630
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Pacific Coast Univ
I was a family law paralegal for many years prior to my attending law school. During that time I received my 25-Hour Basic Mediation Certificate (1995) and in 2009 I received my 40-Hour Basic Divorce Mediation certificate. In 2009 I also received training in Foreclosure mediation as well as a 10 hour "brush up" course in community mediation and 3 hours of Advanced Mediation training in "Mediating Civil Harassment Cases." I presently limit my practice to Divorce Mediation, Premarital and Postmarital agreements, Prenuptials and Postnuptials, All types of mediation, and Stepparent Adoptions Guardianships.
Denise Arlene Furubotten
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 22 years experience
(714) 960-6200 17011 Beach Blvd
#900
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Divorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Albert A. Friske
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California Divorce Lawyer with 23 years experience

Albert Friske has practiced law since earning his J.D. degree from California Western School of Law in 1995. Read More »
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Roger E. Naghash
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Free Consultation! Experienced California Divorce Law Attorney! Call for Help!

I aggressively represent the rights and interests of those going through a divorce. I will work tirelessly to obtain the best possible results! Visit my website for more information or call for a free consultation.
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David N Booth
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Irvine, CA Divorce Lawyer with 10 years experience
(844) 384-3332 4 Venture #255
Irvine, CA 92618
Divorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
David Booth is a graduate of Brigham Young University and Chapman University School of Law and began practicing law in 2008. Immediately following law school, David took a position with the Orange County Department of Child Support Services as a staff attorney. David later went on to a position as an deputy district attorney, where he honed his trial skills. David is now the lead attorney at the Law Office of Cameron M. Fernandez where David practices divorce and family law in Irvine and throughout Orange County.
Jeffrey Stearman
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 36 years experience
(714) 871-7778 7755 Center Ave #1100
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Personal Injury
Western State University College of Law
Graduated Cal State University Fullerton with degree in Criminal Justice in 1978. Attended and graduated Western State University School of Law in Fullerton in 1981 and passed and admitted to the CA. State Bar in 1982 (on the first try). Have been in practice since 1982 and private practice since 1992. I am also licensed in Calif. as a Private Investigator and owner of Stearman Investigative Services.
Saman Behnam
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 20 years experience
(562) 436-1500 354 W. Ocean Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90802
Divorce, Bankruptcy, Domestic Violence and Family
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
The Law Offices of Saman Behnam, is a full services law firm; providing its clientele with high quality, cost effective, and responsive legal services throughout the State of California. Our office provides affordable, cost effective legal services with the care and attention you require. SAMAN BEHNAM, has a practice emphasis in Civil litigation Real Estate Litigation and related Transaction, Bankruptcy litigation, Family Law, CH/DV-TRO, Family Law, Probate and Trust Litigation, Corporations Shareholder Dispute Resolution and litigation, Estate Planning, Business Succession Planning, Asset Protection, Commercial and Residential Evictions, transactions concerning Limited Partnerships, Limited Liability Company, Corporations. He is a...
Mr Norman Gregory Fernandez Esq.
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience
(800) 816-1529 18685 Main Street
Suite 101-193
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Personal Injury
University of La Verne College of Law
Norman Gregory Fernandez, Esq., is a top rated, Nationally Recognized.Attorney at Law, and founder of The Law Offices of Norman Gregory Fernandez & Associates, a California personal injury law firm.

Mr. Fernandez has been made a member of the Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers, by the National Trial Lawyers Association. He was also named one of the 10 Best by the American Insitute of Personal Injury Attorneys for the year 2016-2017.

Mr. Fernandez is an aggressive trial lawyer who has extensive experience handling Personal Injury, Family Law, and other types of legal matters, throughout the State of California.

He handles cases which...
Samuel R. Walker
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Newport Beach , CA Divorce Attorney with 7 years experience
(714) 943-2336 120 Newport Center Drive
Newport Beach , CA 92660
Free ConsultationDivorce, Appeals, Family and Legal Malpractice
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
Samuel R. Walker is a trusted attorney with a great reputation in and around Los Angeles County and Orange County. He handles Family Law, Estate Planning, Civil Litigation and Appellate matters. The Law Office of Samuel Walker will handle your legal matter with individualized attention and if a contested trial is necessary vigorously represent your legal interests.

At the Law Office of Sam Walker, we are committed to obtaining the best possible resolution for every client. We will ensure that you legal interests are represented in a compassionate, efficient and effective manner. We will deliver positive results. We have many satisfied...
Kyle Puro
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 3 years experience
(562) 653-4583 333 W Broadway #214
Long Beach, CA 90802
Divorce, Domestic Violence, Family and Juvenile
Western Michigan University Cooley Law School
Kyle R. Puro, Esq. is an attorney practicing family and juvenile dependency law in Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Prior to starting The Law Offices of Kyle R. Puro, Mr. Puro worked as a court appointed attorney for the Los Angeles Dependency Lawyers, Inc. (LADL) representing parents involved in the Los Angeles County Foster Care System. As a court appointed attorney, he has litigated hundreds of cases involving the abuse and neglect of children. Mr. Puro has litigated negligent death of children cases, sexual abuse, serious physical abuse involving broken bones, substance abuse, and domestic violence cases. ...
James Rudolph Jones Jr
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 38 years experience
(714) 372-2205 7755 Center Ave
Suite 1100
Huntington Beach, CA 92647
Free ConsultationDivorce, Family and Probate
Seattle University School of Law
Born in Virginia. Traveled extensively and worked abroad. Attended Nurnberg American High School in Nurnberg, Germany and George C. Marshall Regional High School In Ankara, Turkey. B.A. in International Relations from University of Arizona, 1975. J.D. from Seattle University School of Law, 1979. Phi Alpha Delta legal Fraternity. Rule 9 Limited Admission to Practice in Washington State, 1979. Admitted to California Bar, 1980. Admitted to U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit, 1981. Parliamentarian, NASBA. Past delegate ABA. Arbitrator for the Orange County Superior Court. Member Family Law section...
Thomas Glenn Martin
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 20 years experience
(562) 219-3290 249 E. Ocean Boulevard
Suite 501
Long Beach, CA 90802
Divorce, Business, Estate Planning and Family
UCLA School of Law
Patricia Ann Hendrickson
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 21 years experience
(714) 969-9910 18377 Beach Blvd
Suite 100
Huntington Beach, CA 92648
Divorce and Family
Western State College School of Law
Dedicated Legal Counsel in Southern California Family law issues must be given careful thought and professional attention because the absence of these two elements could result in negative consequences for your family's future. Terms of a divorce and other issues that arise within this area of law are determinations that can affect your life in the long term. If you are facing divorce in Orange County, California, your case requires the unmatched legal representation of Hendrickson & Associates. At our firm, we have the ability to handle the legal situation you are facing and approach your case in...
Svapna Alan Trivedi
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 9 years experience
(562) 458-8458 4401 Atlantic Ave #244
Long Beach, CA 90807
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
University of La Verne College of Law
David Goldberg
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California Divorce Lawyer with 17 years experience

As the principal attorney at The Goldberg Legal Group, Mr. David Goldberg brings over 14 years of experience as a practicing attorney to your case. He is both aggressive and detail oriented in all areas of... Read More »
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Michele Marie Charbonneau
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California Divorce Lawyer with 27 years experience

Ms. Charbonneau is a highly regarded Orange County family law practitioner and was a founding partner in one of Orange County’s premier law firms. Ms. Charbonneau is well known for her uncanny ability to... Read More »
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Thomas Can Thien
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Westminster, CA Divorce Attorney with 29 years experience
(714) 897-0201 8311 Westminster Ave
Suite 310
Westminster, CA 92683
Divorce, DUI, Domestic Violence and Personal Injury
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law
Thomas James Stolp
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Fountain Valley, CA Divorce Attorney with 34 years experience
(714) 847-6041 10061 Talbert Ave
Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Divorce, Collections, Estate Planning and Family
Western State Univ
Cherisse Gay Lanier
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 22 years experience
(310) 941-1460 235 E. BROADWAY SUITE 1140
Long Beach, CA 90802
Free ConsultationDivorce, Business and Estate Planning
Western State Univ COL
Damian M. Nolan
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Lakewood, CA Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(562) 634-1115 4909 Lakewood Boulevard
Suite 535
Lakewood, CA 90712
Divorce and Family
Attorney Damian M. Nolan is an experienced and aggressive trial lawyer. Mr. Nolan has litigated more than 1,000 family law matters, giving him a depth of knowledge in the family law arena that his clients appreciate. Mr. Nolan’s experience includes not only drafting divorce agreements and other family law documents, but also personally appearing in court as the client’s advocate and zealously arguing each case. Mr. Nolan is proud to provide clients with the courteous and honest legal guidance they both expect and deserve. Client service is the foundation of his firm, and he works hard to set each...
B. Stuart Walker
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Long Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(562) 598-7486 115 Pine Ave
Suite 420
Long Beach, CA 90802
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State University College of Law
Debra Anne Cotton
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Huntington Beach, CA Divorce Attorney with 21 years experience
(714) 375-6417 5267 Warner Ave
Huntington Beach, CA 92649
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Western State Univ COL
Georgia Kezios
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Cerritos, CA Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(562) 865-7700 18000 Studebaker Road
Suite 700
Cerritos, CA 90703
Divorce, Estate Planning, Family and Landlord Tenant
Western State Univ COL
Maxwell A. Hills
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Rancho Santa Margarita, CA Divorce Lawyer with 5 years experience
(949) 288-6775 30211 Avenida de las Banderas
Suite 200
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Loyola University New Orleans
Hills Law Group assists clients in identifying and maximizing assets in a divorce. If you are engaged in a divorce and wish to: * Create an accurate picture of your assets and debts * Understand what you are entitled to * Ensure that you pursue all possible assets and other claims * Achieve a beneficial division of your assets * Receive counseling as to what is in your best interest each step of the way * Work with an attorney who focuses on family law in your area I can help you. My practice is focused...
Gregory G. Brown
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Irvine, CA Divorce Attorney with 31 years experience
(800) 237-8129 420 Exchange
Suite 270
Irvine, CA 92602
Divorce, Business, Employment and Personal Injury
University of San Diego School of Law
A native of Southern California and a graduate of the University of San Diego School of Law, Gregory G. Brown is one of less than 140 lawyers in California to be certified as a Specialist in Civil Trial Advocacy. He has devoted his practice to civil and jury trial litigation, taking on cases involving business, commercial or corporate litigation as well as those involving contract actions, fraud, intellectual property disputes, unfair competition and false advertising, and corporate litigation. He also serves clients in divorce and personal injury cases. After his graduation from law school in 1987, Mr. Brown practiced Kring...
Kevin C Boileau
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Irvine, CA Divorce Attorney with 32 years experience
(949) 444-6964 17901 Von Karman Ave Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92614
Free ConsultationDivorce, Arbitration & Mediation, Family and Personal Injury
Harvard Law School, University of San Diego School of Law and University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law
For your mediation or negotiation needs, contact Kevin Boileau at
408.442.2983, 949.444.6964, or 415.830.0065.

Scientist, lawyer, and psychoanalyst specializing in complex negotiation, mediation, and law that utilizes game theory and psychoanalysis.

Substantively, we operate in:
DIVORCE LAW - - we handle complex financials, estates, and discreet matters
PERSONAL INJURY MEDIATION & NEGOTIATION - - we can help you avoid litigation and get your settlement
ANIMAL RIGHTS MEDIATION - - we protect animals
WATER & LAND MEDIATION - - we offer creative solutions
BUSINESS MEDIATION - - we can help with business conflicts
HUMAN RIGHTS MEDIATION - - we broker peace

We have offices in Silicon Valley/San Jose,...
Gerald A. Maggio
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California Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience

Orange County divorce attorney Gerald A. Maggio is an experienced family law and divorce attorney dedicated to providing a personalized approach to each client's legal representation based on their needs.... Read More »
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Bettina Yanez
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Domestic Violence, Child Custody, Divorce & Family Law Attorneys Orange County

Yanez & Associates Divorce & Family Law Attorneys Orange County law firm helps families with cases dealing with domestic violence, restraining orders, child custody, divorce; more. With Child's best interest in mind.
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Chandra Lynn Moss
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Irvine, CA Divorce Lawyer with 27 years experience
(877) 615-6620 10 Truman St., Suite 100
Irvine, CA 92620
Divorce and Family
Southwestern Univ School of Law
Chandra L. Moss joined Dishon & Block as an Associate Attorney in 2009. She has solely practiced family law for the last nine years focusing on matters that include divorce, domestic violence, paternity, child custody, support and adoption. Ms. Moss is a Certified Family Law Specialist as designated by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. Prior to joining Dishon & Block, Ms. Moss was a Senior Family Law Associate with Violet P. Woodhouse, APC in Newport Beach and was a private practitioner in the Inland Empire, focusing on family law, civil litigation and criminal defense. Ms. Moss brings...
Michele Marie Charbonneau
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Irvine, CA Divorce Lawyer with 27 years experience
(714) 505-3000 420 Exchange
Irvine, CA 92602
Divorce, Arbitration & Mediation and Family
Western State Univ COL
Ms. Charbonneau is a highly regarded Orange County family law practitioner and was a founding partner in one of Orange County’s premier law firms. Ms. Charbonneau is well known for her uncanny ability to get to the heart of a case and get it resolved. While compassionate and understanding, she is tenacious in her resolve to get divorcing couples to focus on common ground to reach a fair and responsible resolution. She is very skilled in dealing with the range of emotions that go with a divorce and is able to relate to the parties like few...
Wail Sarieh
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Santa Ana, CA Divorce Attorney with 13 years experience
(714) 542-6200 2107 N Broadway #308
Santa Ana, CA 92706
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
California board of Legal Specialization and Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
I started my legal career in 2001 by providing consultation to lawyers handling medical malpractice cases. In an attempt to enhance the quality of the consulting business, I attended Quinnipiac law school in 2002. After my first class in tort law, I knew that this what I wanted to do for the rest of my life. I transferred to Loyola Law L.A. as a full-time student. In 2005 I began practicing family law and I became Certified Family Law Sepcialist dedicating my entire practice to family law.
Bettina Yanez
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Orange, CA Divorce Attorney with 18 years experience
(714) 971-8000 625 The City Dr S
#490
Orange, CA 92868
Free ConsultationDivorce, Domestic Violence and Family
Western State Univ COL
Bettina Yanez is a CERTIFIED FAMILY LAW SPECIALIST, Certified by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. The Orange County Divorce attorney firm represents and handles family law cases in both Orange County and Los Angeles. The Orange County family lawyer is located near the Orange County Family Law Court. She is a highly respected and knowledgeable OC attorney and Orange County domestic violence attorney. Attorney Yanez is a member of the California State Bar, Orange County Bar Association, Hispanic Bar Association; Orange County Women Lawyers Association. Yanez is also "un abogado de divorcio y abogada de...
Judith A Williams
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Irvine, CA Divorce Attorney with 22 years experience
(714) 706-3992 20 Corporate Park
Suite 110
Irvine, CA 92606
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Whittier Law School
As the managing attorney at the Center for Mediated Divorce, Irvine lawyer Judy Williams compassionately helps people resolve their issues in a divorce without having to go to court. Since 1996, she has been practicing as an attorney. Ms. Williams previously served as president and board member of the Orange County Women Lawyers Association. For a number of years, she was a Panel Attorney for the Orange County Juvenile Dependency Court. Attorney Williams presently maintains a 9.4 Superb Avvo Rating. Contact her firm today to arrange for a consultation.
Lani Baron
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Newport Beach, CA Divorce Lawyer with 7 years experience
(949) 200-8412 100 Bayview Circle, Suite 315
Newport Beach, CA 92660
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...
Shahnaz Hussain
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Santa Ana, CA Divorce Lawyer with 20 years experience
(888) 282-8822 2670 N. Main Street, Suite 270
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Free ConsultationDivorce, Bankruptcy, Domestic Violence and Family
The American College of Law
Attorney Shahnaz Hussain has been in practice for over 19 years, and she has handled over 5,000 cases. Shahnaz Hussain is a member of the California Supreme Court and the U.S. District Court: Central District of California and Southern District of California.

Ms. Hussain has a general law practice in Santa Ana, California. She is experienced in:

Personal Injury Law
Car Accident Representation
Criminal Defense
DUI Defense
DWI matters
Family Law
Divorce law
Business Law
Bankruptcy
Landlord-Tenant Law
Products Liability Law

She is an experienced and tenacious litigator who has appeared in courts in counties throughout Southern California.
Most importantly she is a trial attorney. She goes to trial and wins...
Winiviere G. Sy
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Santa Ana, CA Divorce Attorney with 14 years experience
(888) 768-6901 3 Hutton Centre Dr
#620A
Santa Ana, CA 92707
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Whittier Law School
Douglas Sean Pinkham
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Santa Ana, CA Divorce Attorney with 19 years experience
(714) 730-0111 540 N Golden Circle Dr, Suite 214
Santa Ana, CA 92705
Free ConsultationDivorce and Family
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
I am Douglas Pinkham, Orange County Divorce Attorney, as well as Family Law. I have practiced California family law dedicatedly for over 16 years. Beyond the technical, legal, aspect of the law, I understand first-hand the raw emotions, the complexities, and even the financial costs that come with a divorce, having gone through one myself. More than a lawyer who has thorough knowledge, and the required experience, you will be working with someone who has been where you are. Our entire team is here for you.
Joseph Torri
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Laguna Niguel, CA Divorce Lawyer with 14 years experience
(866) 630-5757 28202 Cabot Road
Laguna Niguel, CA 92677
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...
Winiviere G. Sy
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Determined and Experienced Divorce Law Attorney! Focused on You! Call for Help!

For over 10 years I have successfully helped clients achieve favorable outcomes in divorce matters. I am dedicated to effective advocacy! Visit my website to see reviews and case results, or call for a consultation.
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Steven P. Fernandez
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California Divorce Lawyer with 29 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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Rossmoor Divorce Legal Aid & Pro Bono Services

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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.