Sandra P. Mendell


p. (310) 550-7477 | f. (310) 271-8313

A fierce and determined advocate, Sandra marshals her considerable legal and communication skills to accomplish her clients’ goals. While she enjoys and excels in courtroom advocacy, Sandra seeks every opportunity to secure advantageous settlements for her clients through mediation or direct negotiations. Sandra has successfully handled family law issues involving complicated tax problems, extensive real estate holdings both in and outside of California and the United States, multi-layered, international business structures and complex investment and estate planning vehicles.

Prior to joining Jaffe and Clemens in 2007, Sandra practiced corporate securities law and real estate finance at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, a top multinational law firm headquartered in Los Angeles. Her strong background in business and real estate law has served her well in her family law practice.

Sandra is a member of the Beverly Hills Bar Association and the Los Angeles County Bar Association. She serves as the Secretary of the Editorial Board of Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine, the official publication of the Los Angeles County Bar Association. She is fluent in Hebrew and Hungarian.