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Contested Divorce

Contested Divorce Attorneys in the San Fernando Valley

Let Our Experienced Legal Team Handle Your Case

In a contested divorce case, the two parties involved are unable to agree on either the fact that they are divorcing or the terms of their divorce. This is the case in many situations we handle, and in the highly emotional atmosphere and stress of a divorce, it can be hard to reach a fair settlement together. With legal representation from our San Fernando Valley divorce attorneys, you will have excellent representation if your case goes to court.

Led by a Certified Family Law Specialist with more than 50 years of combined experience, Joel S. Seidel & Associates can help! Call now for an initial case evaluation at (818) 435-3773.

How We Can Benefit Your Case

Because there is so much on the line here and because the terms of your divorce have long lasting impacts, it is important to make sure you are well represented. There are many important decisions that need to be made, including child custody, child support, spousal support, division of property, and more. As a client of our firm, you can trust that we are here to help you understand your rights and advocate for you zealously.

Some reasons why you should work with our San Fernando Valley divorce attorneys include:

  • More than 50 years of legal combined experience on your side
  • An extensive knowledge of family law and the court systems
  • Firm representation that is always looking out for your best interest
  • Compassionate, legal professionals and a team approach
  • We handle all paperwork, deadlines, court dates, and other details
  • Reduced stress and relief during this difficult time
  • Peace of mind knowing you are being represented by a trusted legal team
  • Personalized attention and honest representation
  • Customized legal strategy that fits the specifics of your case
  • Certified Specialist in Family Law

Distinguished Representation from a San Fernando Valley Family Lawyer

A contested divorce is a difficult situation. However, don’t make the mistake of taking a settlement that is less than you deserve. Many people do this in an effort to get the divorce over with and end up with a court order and results that hurt them in the long run. At Joel S. Seidel & Associates, we can review your case and help determine whether or not a settlement is fair. Having legal guidance through each phase of your case can reduce your burden, optimize your strategy, and provide you with confidence that you are well taken care of.

If you are going through a divorce, don’t go through it alone. Call us at (818) 435-3773 to get started.

Our Testimonials

  • “They were also kind and respectful throughout, explaining each step of the process, and making this scary time in my life less terrifying.”

    Jennie (reviewed on Google)

  • “After five days of trial, we prevailed on every issue, doing even better than our settlement offers.”
  • “The best out there!!!”

    Dolores (reviewed on Avvo)

  • “Experienced and Kind”

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The Premier Family Attorneys in Northridge

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 Los Angeles family law attorneys 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.