At the Law Offices of Donald P. Schweitzer, we take a holistic approach
to each case, assessing
an individual client's needs to develop the particular strategies that will lead to the most beneficial outcome. We're committed to quickly getting you through the legal process with the best possible results so you can get your life back on track.
Our goal is to offer peace of mind at an emotionally difficult time for our clients—with unsurpassed legal representation and a personal, caring approach. We keep clients involved in and informed about their cases. You'll have around-the-clock phone access to your attorney so you can call with questions or ask for updates at any time. We'll speak to you in plain English and we always value your input.
Because we're a full-service firm, we can offer the collective expertise of specialists in a variety of family law areas, from finances to custody issues to litigation. Our professional resources let us respond quickly and effectively to any eventuality. We even have Certified Family Law Specialists on staff to provide an extra level of service.
Because family law is complex and constantly changing, continuing education is vital to our practice. Each of our attorneys takes a minimum of five extension classes per year so we're always up to date with the latest issues affecting our cases.
Though we view litigation as a last resort, our trial attorneys have over 20,000 hours of court experience to gives our clients the edge. Founded by a former police officer and assistant DA, our firm represents you with persuasive, tenacious litigators, skilled at discovering and utilizing evidence effectively.
Our staff features a number of Family Law Specialists certified by the California State Bar. To qualify, attorneys must pass a written examination, demonstrate a high level of practical experience, fulfill ongoing education requirements, and receive favorable evaluations by attorneys and judges familiar with their work. What does this mean for our clients? An extra level of experience and expertise in:
Contact us today for a no-obligation consultation to discuss your family law matter.
Searching for a family lawyer in Pasadena? Our team of young and innovative lawyers is experienced in both uncontested divorce and contested divorce cases. We are prepared to assist you in collaborating with your spouse to negotiate an amicable divorce agreement, or we can litigate aggressively and effectively in the courtroom. Either way, we can ensure that you receive a fair settlement through property division. Our firm also handles complex divorce litigation for high net worth cases and other difficult divorce situations. We might also assist you in preventing such a problem in the future by helping you and your fiancé/fiancée draft a comprehensive prenuptial agreement.
We are also capable of helping you obtain divorce orders for issues including child custody, child support, and spousal support. The court makes decisions based on your child's best interest, which is why you need an attorney who can present a strong argument in your favor. Our lawyers are also capable of obtaining support and custody modifications in case you have experience a severe change in circumstance or are experiencing a move away case. Other divorce-related court orders include visitation rights and paternity. Our firm will aggressively fight for your rights as a parent to ensure that your relationship with your child can continue. We can also assist in protecting you if you are a victim of domestic violence by helping you obtain a restraining order against the abusive party.
In all of these cases, success hinges on your choice of an attorney. Choosing an inexperienced or insensitive lawyer is not likely to end in the results you need; even if it does, the process could be extremely stressful and unenjoyable. The Pasadena divorce attorneys with the Law Offices of Donald P. Schweitzer are none of the above and can obtain the results you need. We are client-oriented and results-driven, so you can rest assured in receiving excellent support and guidance throughout your divorce process, as well as achieving the best possible outcome for your case.
Need a lawyer for your family law case in Pasadena? Do not hesitate to consult with a skilled Pasadena divorce attorney if you need answers to any divorce questions you may have. Our firm is one of the most respected family law firms in all of Greater Los Angeles and has assisted countless clients in dissolving their marriage with a favorable outcome. Contact a Pasadena divorce attorney at your earliest convenience to schedule your initial case evaluation and experience the Schweitzer difference.