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Our California Divorce and Family Law Attorneys

A California Family Law Specialist must have taken and passed a rigorous written examination in family law and have demonstrated a high level of experience and integrity in family law.

This highly competent expertise is provided to you at a reasonable low hourly rate.

Like people's lives, divorce can be simple or complex. We can handle both. The way you manage your divorce can have life lasting consequences.

Our experience includes the fair separation of community and separate property assets. The appropriate division of liabilities are also carefully managed.

Additionally, our Los Angeles family law attorneys expertise includes the fair adjudication of spousal and child support monetary awards. Our Los Angeles divorce attorneys will layout a plan that will include action steps, time table, and cost. This will incorporate your unique goals for a reasonable and affordable fee.

We respect and admire clients who strive to educate themselves about California family law and the divorce process. For this reason you can click this link to connect directly: Los Angeles Superior Court Family Law website

Our California family law and child custody attorneys can assist in the following areas:

  • Child Custody
  • Child Support
  • Complex Property Division
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Partnerships
  • Domestic Violence Restraining Orders
  • Father’s Rights
  • High Net Worth Divorce
  • International Child Custody
  • Judgment Modifications
  • Juvenile Dependency Cases
  • LGBT Family Law
  • Military Divorce
  • Move Away
  • Order Enforcement
  • Paternity
  • Postnuptial Agreements
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Spousal Support

If you are the eccentric academic type, you can also visit the California Family Law Code.

If you find yourself in an untenable domestic violence situation with no one to turn to for help, please contact the following domestic violence shelters for assistance.

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Our Los Angeles, California, family law attorneys have served fair-minded, family oriented, reasonable and law abiding citizens for over 64 years.

Our efficient office structure allows us to pass the cost savings to our clients. Unlike other establishments, our firm's policy is not to over-charge for telephone calls, faxes or copies. In many instances, our firm will charge a flat fee for services.

Our fees are low cost, affordable, reasonable and fair. Call for a no charge consultation (818) 205-9090. (Financing available, payments acceptable)

To reduce your fees, minimize stress, shorten the time your case takes and maximize your legal outcome, please provide the following:

  1. Type a brief story: Be truthful, brief, and indicate all positive important actions you have taken regarding your children and assets and debts. Also state anything that the opposing party has done that negatively affected your children or the assets and debts. Type out your story in a timeline of approximately two pages. 
  2. Type what you want: Indicate what your preferred custody plan is. State what you are seeking regarding income and division of assets and debts. This should be approximately two pages as well.
  3. Fill-in your financial forms: If you are not married, fill in your Income and Expense Declaration form. If you are married, you must also fill in a Schedule of Assets and Debts form.
  4. Documents: Gather, copy, organize, and provide any document you can easily access that could support or substantiate the above three items.

We welcome your calls. Keep in mind, unlike other establishments, our firm's policy is not to over-charge for telephone calls, faxes or copies. In many instances, our firm will charge a flat fee for services.

COVID-19 CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

To our clients,

Please know that your case and your safety are the priority in our office. As the situation continues to change with the Coronavirus pandemic, our office will work to ensure that you are constantly updated on all aspects of the legal system and how it impacts your case.

First, we have adapted the way that we handle office appointments and consultations for new cases so that future appointments can be made over the phone or via Skype. If you have an appointment scheduled with our office, please call us for instructions on how to join us over Skype.

Second, we are closely monitoring the Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura County courthouses to ensure that we are completely up-to-date on the changing situation regarding the court system. For the most updated information, we encourage our clients to visit www.lacourt.org (Los Angeles County cases), ventura.courts.ca.gov (Ventura County cases), or occourts.org (Orange County cases). Most appearances and mediation appointments across the three counties will be automatically continued. We will inform you of the new dates as soon as we receive them. If an appearance is required, we can likely arrange that you appear via CourtCall.

We will continue to work diligently to ensure that your health and safety are protected while your legal rights are vigorously defended. We are sticking together through this tough time and we will continue to serve you and our community.

Sincerely,

Mitchell Sperling, Aree Diarian, Lauren McAllister, and Caroline Abramyan

13960 Ventura Blvd. 2nd Floor
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Tel:  818.205.9090
Fax:  818.205.9099