San Fernando Valley Divorce Attorneys

San Fernando Valley Family Lawyers

Offices in Northridge & Century City

For decades, families in truly tough situations have relied on Joel S. Seidel & Associates for compassionate legal guidance through their family law matters. We have led our clients through countless problems that seemed impossible to resolve, from divorce and child custody to domestic abuse and property division cases.

Individualized Attention for Every Case

By crafting solutions that have helped our clients and their families achieve their goals, we have helped ensure a better future for them and their loved ones. That is what Attorney Joel Seidel has built this firm on: solutions. At Joel S. Seidel & Associates, we believe in resolving family law matters as promptly as possible. Truly concerned about the best interests of you and your family, you can depend on us to provide you with the personalized representation deserved throughout your case.

Not everyone is going through a divorce. Not every suffers through domestic violence or allegations of domestic violence. Our team works day and night to create strategies that are shaped according to each customer's need. You can be sure that every hour we work on your case, we're working toward the outcome you want most.

Get Counsel & Strategy from an Expert

The leader of our team, Mr. Seidel, is a Certified Family Law Specialist. That means he has been officially proven and designated as an expert on family law matters by the State Bar of California—an honor limited to 1% of attorneys nationwide. Because we take a collaborative approach at our firm, that means every client benefits from his expertise, experience, and innovative strategies.


  • 10.0 AVVO Rating
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Califor
  • Certified Specialist - Family Law by State Bar of California
  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Califo

The Premier Family Attorneys in the San Fernando Valley

Led by a Certified Expert in Family Law & Divorce Matters
  • Certified Family Law Specialist

    The State Bar of California has named Attorney Joel Seidel a Certified Family Law Specialist, making him one of the few experts on the subject in all of California.

  • Customized Legal Strategies

    With decades of experience, our team is committed to crafting the ideal solution for your family situation. By listening to your needs and accounting for your goals, we make sure your case ends as happily as possible.

  • Team-Based Approach

    Our firm will collaborate on your case as a team. While you'll have a primary contact, all of our family law attorneys in San Fernando Valley will be hard at work ensuring every detail of your case is handled well.

  • Ethical & Honest Representation

    We don't take claims unless we believe they have merit. In other words, we don't take your case just to bill you; we take your case because we have a chance to create a better situation for you.

Premier Legal Representation

For Families & Spouses in San Fernando Valley

Joel S. Seidel & Associates handles virtually every type of family law matter under the sun. We've helped spouses part ways amicably through uncontested divorces. When it was necessary, we built aggressive cases against spouses who were trying to use their divorce as a means to exact punishment on their ex, helping secure our client's future in the process.

Family law isn't just about divorce, however—we also help families with custody decisions, create marital agreements, modify orders, or appeal past court rulings. Whatever your case demands, Mr. Seidel and his team ensure that your case is given our complete attention. You can be certain that the solution we create for you is designed for the best possible outcome.

Here What Our Families Had to Say

Recommended by Our Peers. Proven by Our Clients.
  • “ I saved thousands of dollars in legal fees. ”
  • “ Joel's style is to-the-point and I found that he looked out for my best interest .”
  • “ Mr. Seidel's courtroom demeanor was professional and effective.”
  • “Mr. Seidel was the first lawyer to actually help me. ”
  • “Joel and his team are an incredible force both in and out of the court.”
  • “I would highly recommend Mr. Joel Sidel as he will zealously represent you”
  • “We prevailed at trial and on appeal.”
  • “Joel was great in court. ”
  • “ Joel has not only been a great lawyer but also a trusted friend and advisor.”
  • “ His calm, steady representation turned the case around. ”

Joel S. Seidel & Associates Have the Innovative Solutions Needed to Work Your Family Law Matters in Your Favor.

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