Kristin Trutanich, Family Law & Divorce Attorney

Practicing Family Law & Divorce Attorney Since 2005

Kristin Trutanich is a trial attorney with over 13 years of litigation experience. Prior to joining Gilligan, Frisco & Trutanich, Ms. Trutanich was a Deputy District Attorney with the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. As a Deputy District Attorney, she tried over 70 jury trials involving domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault, gang violence and murder. At the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, she was assigned to the Victim Impact Program (VIP) where she prosecuted sexual assault cases, crimes against children and domestic violence murders. She was also assigned to the Hardcore Gang Division (HGD), where she was responsible for vertically prosecuting gang murders and attempted murders.

Family Law & Divorce Attorney Education

Loyola Marymount University
Bachelor of Arts in Communication and a minor in Psychology

Whittier Law School
Juris Doctorate

Honors and Awards

  • Human Trafficking Gang Expert
  • Los Angeles County Gang Liaison

Professional Activities

  • Certified Police Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T) Instructor
  • Certified Institute of Criminal Investigation (ICI) Instructor
  • Member of Los Angeles County Bar Association

Testimonials From our Clients

I hired Kristin to represent me in my divorce and highly contested custody case. I am so happy that I was given her name by several associates. Kristin fought for me and got me a great result. Not only does Kristin care about her clients, she is extremely smart and very persuasive in court. Thank you Kristin!


I would like to express My sincere gratitude for the manner in which Ms. Kristin Trutanich handled my civil trial. With no more than ten days before going to trial I frantically called a fair number of lawyers. Few answered; those that did were dismi... Read More

Jason V.

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