Barnett Speaks to California Lawyers Association

Stephanie Barnett will be presenting a webinar for the California Lawyers Association on February 15th ‘Words Matter More after Minkin.’ The program focuses the discussion of Marriage of Minkin and its impact on the drafting of language in judgments and stipulations regarding bonuses, stock options and other case/prizes clients receive.

Top 20 Lawyers for Crime Divorce and Other uh, Sensitive Matters

Hollywood Reporter Death, divorce and other disasters are, unfortunately, part of life – and even the ultra-rich and famous aren’t immune. But when one of those tragedies befalls the Hollywood elite, 24/7 public scrutiny makes it absolutely vital to handle the situation as confidentially as possible. That is why Hollywood Reporter chose Dan Jaffe for … Continued

Custody and Visitation Orders Presentation

Stephanie Barnett spoke at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law’s ‘Custody and Visitation Orders’ MCLE on November 17, 2017 with Serine Tsuda, Esq. of Law Offices of Lee W. Salisbury and Cheryl Segal, Senior Attorney at the Harriett Bahai Center for Family Law.

Robert Stanley Becomes Certified Specialist in Family Law

Jaffe and Clemens Partner Robert Stanley was recently designated as a Certified Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. The State Bar of California certifies legal specialists who have gone beyond the standard licensing requirements. The lawyer must also show substantial involvement in the family law area, as … Continued

Best Lawyers in America© 2018 Recognizes Jaffe and Clemens Attorneys

Jaffe and Clemens family law attorneys are once again recognized by Best Lawyers in America© 2018 for being the best in their field in Southern California. The 24th annual list, which was created through a peer selection process includes Bruce A. Clemens, Daniel J. Jaffe, David M. Luboff, and William S. Ryden. In 2017, Best … Continued

Will Nile Niami’s divorce affect his $500M spec mansion?

Yvonne Niami, the wife of mega-mansion builder Nile Niami of Skyline Development Inc., filed for divorce last month, a decision that could have significant implications for the developer’s real estate holdings, The Real Deal has learned. How the couple’s assets will be divided — particularly Niami’s real estate — will depend on the existence of … Continued

Strategies for Effective Motion Practice in Family Law

Stephanie Barnett was invited by the Los Angeles County Bar Association to speak on a panel for its February 4, 2017 program “Strategies For Effective Motion Practice In Family Law.” The outcome of certain motions can make or break your case. In this program, Stephanie joined prominent family law judges and other family law attorneys … Continued

Jaffe and Clemens Attorneys Named 2017 Super Lawyers

Daniel Jaffe, Bruce Clemens, William Ryden, David Luboff and Stephanie Barnett have received recognition as 2017 Southern California Super Lawyers. Partners Daniel Jaffe, Bruce Clemens and William Ryden have been selected for the list since 2004. David M. Luboff has been listed since 2005. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have … Continued

William Ryden Selected as 2017 ‘Lawyer of the Year’ in Southern California by Best Lawyers

Jaffe and Clemens Partner William Ryden has been selected by Best Lawyers as the 2017  ‘Lawyer of the Year’ for family law in Southern California.  ‘Lawyer of the Year’ recognitions are awarded to individual attorneys with the highest overall peer-feedback for a specific practice area and geographic location. Only one lawyer is recognized as the “Lawyer of the … Continued