Michael Sarris, Family Law & Divorce Attorney

Practicing Family Law & Divorce Attorney Since 1995

Michael Sarris is a Certified Family Law Specialist with extensive experience in the areas of child support, child custody and visitation, spousal support, and community property division.

Expertise with Complex Property Division

A key to Michael Sarris’ representation of clients is his extensive background in financial services and his MBA training that support his litigation experience to aggressively and fairly get the best outcomes for his clients. Prior to joining Gilligan, Frisco & Trutanich, LLP, Mr. Sarris worked at national firms such as Jones, Day, Reavis & Pogue, and J.P. Morgan where he spent a number of years as a corporate securities’ lawyer and an investment banker. Said corporate expertise allows Mr. Sarris to be of invaluable assistance to clients with complex property division matters.

Achieving Justice In and Out of the Courtroom

Mr. Sarris’ philosophy is that justice for his clients, and for the children in a family, is often best served by exhaustive efforts to mediate, negotiate and settle all matters for the best interests of his clients.

Mr. Sarris is an expert divorce litigator, with significant courtroom experience from beginning pleadings to successful judgments for his clients, and he has the highest expert certification credential of the Family Law Specialty.

A Track Record of Success Underpinned by a Personal Mission

In Michael Sarris’ own words “I am dedicated to my clients, to the children in any family, and I love the profession of Family Law. My mission is to treat every client and especially the children in any family as I would my own.

I have a track record of doing this successfully and I invite you to interview me for help with your family law situation. Even if you do not choose me as your lawyer, I will give you my best advice and wish you well in a very difficult time in your life.”

Family Law & Divorce Attorney Education

Athens University Law School
Juris Doctorate

Columbia Business School
Masters of Business Administration

University of London
Masters of Law in European Community Law

Masters of Law with Merit from University of London (top 10% among 880 graduates).

Professional Activities

  • Member of the California Bar Association
  • Vice President of Finance for the American Hellenic Council of California
  • Founder of the Los Angeles Opera House
  • Volunteer at the Harriet Buhai Center and Levitt and Quinn Family Law Center

Testimonials From our Clients

The Team of Attorneys You’ve Been Looking For

Our experienced team of professionals will guide you through life’s murkiest waters. At Gilligan, Frisco & Trutanich, LLP, we have the resources needed to represent clients in all aspects of family and criminal law.

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