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Jennifer L. Axelrod

Jennifer L. Axelrod

Family Law Attorney

Jennifer Axelrod has been one of Southern California’s most respected family law attorneys with a proven track record of successfully litigating the most difficult and complex issues. She has built a long track record of successful outcomes for clients embroiled in child custody disputes, move away cases, divorces which involve high asset and business interests, complex support and cash flow issues and cases involving domestic violence.

Ms. Axerod combines sophisticated legal strategies with her natural compassionate demeanor to guide clients in overcoming obstacles and achieving their goals. She is well known for her litigation skills in handling trials and evidentiary hearings. Her practice areas include issues related to divorce, child custody and move away cases, child support, spousal support disputes and modifications, complex business valuations, intellectual property and royalties, post-judgment modifications, omitted assets, complex property division cases and domestic violence cases. Moreover, Ms. Axelrod’s extensive litigation background including civil, real estate and fraud actions provides her with knowledge of tools that are immensely effective in family law strategy.

Ms. Axelrod is also committed to resolution by settlement and through mediation and will work in an efficient manner to develop settlement strategies for even the most contentious and complex cases. During her representation, Ms. Axelrod provides clients with the critical tools to make informed decisions and chart a path to take control over their lives. She is known for her thorough case preparation, respectful approach, and effectiveness in court, whether in litigation or during mediation and settlement conferences.

Jennifer L. Axelrod received her Juris Doctorate from the University of LaVerne, College of Law where she was Student Bar Association President, Student representative for the Dean Selection Committee, Ali Abba Scholarship Recipient, Merit Scholarship Recipient, CALI Award for Criminal Law, Cali Award for Civil Procedure, Managing Editor of Law Review and proud alumni member.

Jennifer graduated on the Dean’s list earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology from California State University, Los Angeles.
  • State Bar of California License 2004

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