Palos Verdes Peninsula, California Family Lawyers

Cathleen Elisabeth Norton
(310) 300-4021Free Consultation
2015 Super Lawyer - Free Consultations (310) 300-4021
Mr. Clarke Logan Young
(310) 315-9191
Santa Monica, CA Family Law Attorney
37 years experience
Ani A. Avetisyan
(818) 731-1295Free Consultation
Granada Hills, CA Family Law Lawyer
7 years experience
Richard Joseph Rosiak
(562) 622-6000
Downey, CA Family Law Lawyer
27 years experience
Kevin John Kensik
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Rolling Hills Estates, CA Family Law Lawyer. 21 years experience
(310) 704-0879 609 Deep Valley Drive, Suite 200
Rolling Hills Estates, CA 90274
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
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.
(310) 891-2300 400 Continental Blvd.
S. 600
El Segundo, CA 90245
Madhu Kalra
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Torrance, CA Family Law Attorney. 28 years experience
(310) 325-9012 23720 Arlington Avenue Ste 5
Torrance, CA 90501
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Business and Immigration
University of Delhi, Campus Law Center
Admitted 1988, practice focused on Bankruptcy, Chapter 7, 11, 13, Immigration, Employment and Family based , Business Law, incorporation, Probate
Colleen Anne Barberis
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Torrance, CA Family Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(310) 543-1993 3480 Torrance Blvd
Suite 222
Torrance, CA 90503
Family and Divorce
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 Family Law Lawyer. 39 years experience
(310) 543-1993 3480 Torrance Blvd.
Suite 222
Torrance, CA 90503
Family and Divorce
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...
Kelley C Finan
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Torrance, CA Family Law Attorney.
(424) 212-6120 3828 W. Carson Street
Suite 102
Torrance, CA 90503
Family
Ju-In Daniel Jung
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 10 years experience
(310) 755-6513 21151 Western Ave Suite 116
Los Angeles, CA 90501
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation, Business and Personal Injury
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Daniel has had substantial court experience in trying a variety of cases in civil and family law. Before bringing his expertise to the South Bay, he was an associate at a Century City civil law firm and handled high profile family law clients in Beverly Hills. His experience also includes exclusive work with Forensic Child Custody Evaluators (730 Evaluations) enabling him the unique opportunity to provide clients with the knowledge for a successful child custody evaluation. He received his Juris Doctorate from Western State University in 2006, graduating with a Witkins recognition for factual investigation, an award given to individuals...
Vincent Calderone
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Manhattan Beach, CA Family Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(310) 706-4101 1500 Rosecrans Ave
#500
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Employment
Villanova University School of Law
Calderone Law Firm, with office located in Manhattan Beach, California, is recognized as one of Southern California's, pre-eminent employment and family law litigation law firm representing clients in Los Angeles and surrounding areas. Attorney Vincent Calderone has a strong 22-year record of successful settlements and verdicts on behalf of clients. Attorney Vincent Calderone offers compassionate, responsive legal advice and representation in employment, divorce and family law matters. Contact the Calderone Law Firm to schedule a consultation about the circumstances of your case.
Mr. Edwin Antigua Barnum
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Torrance, CA Family Law Lawyer. 7 years experience
(310) 213-9097 2161 W. 182nd Street
Suite 202
Torrance, CA 90504
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Divorce and Estate Planning
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...
Miyuki Nishimura
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Torrance, CA Family Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(213) 278-2780 2276 Torrance Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90501
Family
Brian D Carroll
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Hermosa Beach, CA Family Law Lawyer.
(424) 247-7683 2447 Pacific Coast Hwy, 2nd Floor
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Family, Appeals, Divorce and Education
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...
Hossein Farzam Berenji
(310) 271-6290
Beverly Hills, CA Family Law Attorney
15 years experience
Vincent Calderone
(310) 706-4101Free Consultation
Manhattan Beach, CA Family Law Attorney
23 years experience
Denise Arlene Furubotten
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Manhattan Beach, CA Family Law Attorney. 20 years experience
(310) 536-9202 1500 Rosecrans Ave
#500
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Family, Business, Divorce and Estate Planning
Western State College of Law at Argosy University
Miyuki Nishimura
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Torrance, CA Family Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(213) 278-2780 2276 Torrance Blvd.
Torrance, CA 90501
Family
Maria Azcueta
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Hermosa Beach, CA Family Law Lawyer.
(818) 269-5863 429 1/2 28th Street
Hermosa Beach, CA 90254
Family
Anh Ngoc Nguyen
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Torrance, CA Family Law Lawyer.
(866) 644-8011 21151 S. Western Ave.
Torrance, CA 90501
Family, Appeals and Business
I received my J.D. cum laude from Southwestern Law School, having earned my Bachelor of Science in International Business cum laude from the University of Southern California. Prior to opening my practice in the South Bay areas, I externed with the United States District Court Judge Dean D. Pregerson, interned with the Los Angeles District Attorney's Office, Career Criminal Division, and practiced at Lawrence, Beach, Allen & Choi PC (Santa Ana, California) and Escandari & Michon APC (Beverly Hills, California). I am admitted to practice before the state bar of California, the United States District Court for the Central District of...
Paul Rorie
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Torrance, CA Family Law Lawyer.
(310) 977-9574 18411 Crenshaw Boulevard, Suite 360
Torrance, CA 90504
Family
Mr. David Thomas Pisarra
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Santa Monica, CA Family Law Attorney. 18 years experience
(310) 664-9969 1305 Pico Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90405
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce, Domestic Violence and International
Univ of West Los Angeles
Our firm is devoted to the fathers and husbands, which is why our website is www.MensFamilyLaw.com. We do handle mothers and wives, particularly in Parental Alienation cases, and Hague Convention Child Custody cases. We practice in the courts of Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside and Ventura counties, regularly. I have authored 3 books for men, A Man's Guide to Child Custody, A Man's Guide to Divorce Strategy and A Man's Guide to Domestic Violence. They are available both as e-book downloads from my website, www.MensFamilyLaw.com, or on Amazon in hard copy. I have represented fathers in Child Custody Cases where they have been...
Lani Baron
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Los Angeles , CA Family Law Lawyer. 5 years experience
(424) 220-8412 12100 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 886
Los Angeles , CA 90025
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
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...
(949) 200-8412 100 Bayview Circle, Suite 315
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Marc Aaron Goldbach
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Long Beach, CA Family Law Attorney. 27 years experience
(562) 216-8296 111 West Ocean Boulevard, Ste 400
Long Beach, CA 90802
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Employment and Personal Injury
Southwestern University School of Law
For more then 2 decades, Mr. Marc Aaron Goldbach has worked tirelessly to develop a successful bankruptcy and civil law practice for clients located throughout Los Angeles County. Whether his clients are facing insurmountable debt, foreclosure, serious felony charges, immigration or other legal issues such as personal injuries, workplace harassment, family and medical leave act violations, whistle blowing and retaliation, consumer law, criminal defense they can be rest assured that Marc Aaron Goldbach will take all steps necessary to fight for their legal rights to protect their interests. Marc Goldbach has represented many legal cases with 100% success...
(562) 696-0582 6528 Greenleaf Ave Ste 210
Whittier, CA 90601
Diana Pamela Zitser
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 19 years experience
(310) 948-6461 1901 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 1100
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Family and Divorce
Southwestern Univ School of Law
The Law Firm of Diana P. Zitser is a highly respected and well-known firm in the family law arena. Diana, the founder, is a Certified Family Law Specialist with close to 20 years of experience. She has successfully represented clients with matters ranging from high-net-worth divorces to later-in-life divorces, legal separations, prenuptial and postnuptial agreements, determination of spousal support, paternity actions, and domestic partnerships. Prior to practicing law, Diana earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and Finance and was a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, handling complex multimillion-dollar realty valuation projects. Diana credits her unique...
(818) 763-5274 5200 Lankershim Boulevard
Suite 850, (Academy Tower)
Los Angeles, CA 91601
Mike Singh Sethi
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Norwalk, CA Family Law Attorney. 9 years experience
(562) 864-1909 16204 Pioneer Blvd
Norwalk, CA 90650
Free ConsultationFamily, Bankruptcy, Immigration and Personal Injury
American COL
The U.S. Law Center is a nationwide, full-service immigration law firm that provides large corporations, small businesses and individuals with a full range of immigration processing and placement services. Attorney Mike Sethi earned his Bachelor of Business Administration from California State University Dominguez Hills in 1995. He received his law degree from the American College of Law, where he graduated in the top three percent of his class and was awarded seven AM-JUR Bancroft-Whitney Awards. These awards are presented to those students attaining the highest grades in particular subjects. He is a member of the Bar for the state of...
(714) 921-5226 625 N Main Street
Orange, CA 92868
Matt Cadwell
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 24 years experience
(310) 777-0231 2029 Century Park East #2880
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Family and Divorce
Western State University College of Law and University of California - Santa Barbara
Matt Cadwell is an experienced and successful family and divorce law attorney based out of the Boyd Law office in Los Angeles, CA. Matt Cadwell is dedicated 100% to the successful legal representation of each and everyone of his clients that he represents. He sees it as a leap of faith by his clients when they choose him to represent them in a court of law, because of this Mr. Cadwell does not take the representation of his clients lightly. Matt Cadwell dedicates the necessary resources, attention, and time into each clients case to ensure that each...
(619) 232-1206 225 Broadway #1425
San Diego, CA 92101
(619) 232-1206 225 Broadway #1425
San Diego, CA 92101
(949) 753-1028 300 Spectrum Center Dr #1185
Irvine, CA 92618
Stacey Lind Widger
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(310) 306-8000 13101 W Washington Blvd
Suite 405
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Family, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Steven P. Fernandez
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Santa Monica, CA Family Law Lawyer. 27 years experience
(310) 879-1972 429 Santa Monica Blvd
Santa Monica, CA 90401
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
UCLA School of Law
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.
Galen Gentry
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 26 years experience
(310) 282-7521 1875 Century Park East
Suite 1770
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Free ConsultationFamily, Business, Divorce and Employment
Emory University
Our firm focuses on divorce and business matters. I have 25 years of experience at both the state and federal levels. I have been awarded the highest possible rating for legal skill and ethical conduct by Martindale Hubbell, the oldest attorney rating company in the United States and a 10/10 Superb rating by avvo.com, the most popular attorney rating site. The three most important characteristics of our firm are accessibility of the attorney, a unique approach to case preparation, and great trial experience. We are different from other firms because our clients are able to access...
Richard Joseph Rosiak
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Downey, CA Family Law Lawyer. 27 years experience
(562) 622-6000 8137 3rd Street
2nd Floor
Downey, CA 90241
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Western State University College of Law
Mr. Rosiak will work with you to get the best result possible. The staff speaks Spanish and Polish. Night and weekend appointments are available. He is truly your "24 Hour-7 Days A Week" attorney. Our offices are centrally located in Downey near all major freeways 5, 710, 605, 105, 91. You are just minutes away, and we are very flexible with the dates and times to accommodate you.
Sondra Ellyn BenNaEim
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Cypress, CA Family Law Attorney. 10 years experience
10073 Valley View
St # 139
Cypress, CA 90630
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
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.
Tobie Brina Waxman
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Culver City, CA Family Law Lawyer. 23 years experience
(310) 410-9902 400 Corporate Pt
Ste 300
Culver City, CA 90230
Free ConsultationFamily, Appeals and Medical Malpractice
Loyola Law School
Jeanann F. Khalife
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 4 years experience
(424) 220-8412 12100 Wilshire Boulevard, 8th Floor, Suite 886
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Free ConsultationFamily, Arbitration & Mediation and Divorce
Whittier Law School
Jeanann Khalife, Attorney-Mediator is an associate and case manager at Alternative Divorce Solutions. Ms. Khalife graduated from Whittier Law School in 2008, where she was the recipient of the Grace Gamra Scholarship and Dean’s Merit Scholarship for her outstanding academic standing. While attending Whittier Law School, Jeanann also participated as a member of the Moot Court Honors Board and served as the Vice President of the Public Interest Law Foundation. After graduating from law school, Jeanann pursued a career in business litigation, and she quickly realized that she did not align with the amount of conflict involved. Seeking a better...
(949) 200-8412 100 Bayview Circle
Suite 315
Newport Beach, CA 92660
Julie L. Resner
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Los Alamitos, CA Family Law Lawyer. 6 years experience
(562) 449-4665 4132 Katella Ave. Suite 101
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
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.
Alexandra Rachel Lavinsky
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 13 years experience
(310) 274-2717 12121 Wilshire Blvd
Ste 501
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Family, Divorce, Personal Injury and Products Liability
Whittier Coll School of Law
Prior to forming Lavinsky Law, Alexandra Lavinsky was a litigator at the Law Offices of Ronald A. Litz (2007- 2012, 2003-2005) a general civil litigation firm with an emphasis on Family Law. As an associate, she was involved in all aspects of the practice and had the advantage of working directly with Mr. Litz, a pillar in the Southern California family law community. Prior to that, she practiced law as a defense attorney at the law firm of Ford, Walker, Haggerty and Behar (2005-2007) where she handled cases from the pre-litigation stages through trial, arbitration, and mediation and learned how...
David Baum
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 38 years experience
(818) 501-8355 1227 S. Ridgeley Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90019
Family and Estate Planning
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
My name is David Baum, and I am the managing attorney with the Law Offices of David H. Baum, APLC. I have managed my Law Firm for more than thirty one years. We offer the finest quality adoption legal services for birth mothers, birth fathers and adoptive parents. Currently in the United States, adoption laws are experiencing substantial revisions. In California especially, legislature and state courts continue to change and ratify child adoption laws. Every decision made by the legislative and judicial party affects everyone involved in the adoption process, including birth parents, adoptive families, adoption agencies, and adoption law firms....
(818) 501-8355 16255 Ventura Blvd
Suite 704
Los Angeles, CA 91436
Jackie Ferrari
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer.
(310) 310-3616 11500 W. Olympic Blvd. Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Family and Divorce
New York Law School
Los Angeles Family Lawyer www.FerrariLawOffice.com
David N Booth
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Long Beach, CA Family Law Lawyer. 8 years experience
(844) 384-3332 4401 Atlantic
2nd Floor
Long Beach, CA 90807
Free ConsultationFamily, Divorce and Domestic Violence
Chapman University Fowler School of Law
Thomas Alan Widger
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 13 years experience
(888) 806-5445 13101 West Washington Blvd.
Suite 405
Los Angeles, CA 90066
Family and Divorce
Loyola Marymount University
Kyle Puro
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Long Beach, CA Family Law Attorney. 1 year experience
(562) 653-4583 333 W Broadway #214
Long Beach, CA 90802
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence 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. ...
Yasha Bronshteyn
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 16 years experience
(310) 914-3222 11111 Santa Monica Blvd
#1840
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles
Conor Flahive
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 2 years experience
(310) 777-0231 2029 Century Park East, Suite 2880
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Family, Business, Divorce and Entertainment & Sports
California Western School of Law
Conor Flahive is one of the Boyd Law firm's experienced and successful family and divorce law attorneys. Mr. Flahive is an attorney that actually truly cares about each and every one of his client well being and quality of life. He is fully committed to providing each individual client he represents with the best possible legal representation he is able to provide. He does this by always making sure he only is handling one case at a time. Some other lawyers out their will handle up to ten cases at one time and when doing this...
(949) 753-1028 300 Spectrum Center Drive #1185
Irvine, CA 92618
(619) 232-1206 225 Broadway #1425
San Diego, CA 92101
Mr. Clarke Logan Young
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Santa Monica, CA Family Law Attorney. 37 years experience
(310) 315-9191 1112 Montana Ave
#711
Santa Monica, CA 90403
Family, Divorce and Real Estate
Vermont Law School and Southwestern Law School
Alexander R. Ginzburg
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Attorney. 23 years experience
(310) 914-3222 11111 Santa Monica Blvd
#1840
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Family, Divorce, Domestic Violence and Estate Planning
Whittier Law School and University of Washington School of Law
Lance Raymond Claery
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Los Angeles, CA Family Law Lawyer. 15 years experience
(310) 362-2273 2121 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 2900
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Family, Administrative, Divorce and Domestic Violence
California Western School of Law
Lance Claery has been successfully practicing family law for more than seven years. He has worked with a diverse client base ranging from multi-millionaires to low income, modest means clients. He started his career as an attorney working with one of Southern California's most experienced family law attorneys. Thereafter, Mr. Claery began working for one of Southern California's busiest and most prestigious law firms. He was made a partner of that firm very quickly and has since worked on hundreds of divorces and other family law matters. Mr. Claery has handled trials, depositions, arbitrations, mediations,...
(877) 756-4111 8880 Rio San Diego Drive
Suite 370
San Diego, CA 92108

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