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Rancho Palos Verdes

Are you in need of support with family and criminal law related matters in Rancho Palos Verdes? We’re here to help. Our team of experts at GFT will walk you through everything there is to know so that you feel confident and supported throughout the process.

Family Law & Divorce Attorney in Rancho Palos Verdes

With our main offices in Long Beach, we clearly hold an affinity for Southern California. We’re happy to service our neighboring cities like Manhattan Beach, Huntington Beach, Torrance, Redondo Beach, and Rancho Palos Verdes. Rancho Palos Verdes is right around the coastal corner from us. You can rest assured knowing that our attorneys are your trusted friends and neighbors. At GFT, we are dedicated to helping you through some of life’s most challenging times. The sooner we can help you, the quicker you can get back to appreciating that laid-back Southern California way of life. Contact us today.

Rancho Palos Verdes Family Law Attorneys

Gilligan, Frisco & Trutanich, LLP is proud to be the largest family law firm serving the Rancho Palos Verdes and South Bay area. GFT has experience handling a variety of family law cases, specializing in complex family matters. Our range of services include marital dissolution and separation, child custody and visitation disputes, division of property, domestic partnerships, and many more. Our firm has a staff of eight experienced attorneys of both skilled litigators and experts in non-litigation alternatives. Whatever your family law needs may be, GFT is here to advocate for you and support you throughout the process.

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Rancho Palos Verdes Criminal Law Attorneys

Although GFT has the resources and range of services generally associated with a large law firm, our firm does not compromise on our commitment to each of our clients. Many family law cases incorporate elements of criminal law, most commonly in the form of domestic violence. As a former top prosecutor for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, Kristin Trutanich is an incredible addition to our team at GFT. Ms. Trutanich has successfully defended a number of criminal defendants. The diverse experience of our talented team of attorneys enables us to handle all aspects of our clients’ cases under one roof.

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Our Family Law & Divorce Attorneys

When you’re going through a tough time, you need a full team on your side. Our five-attorney firm has all of the resources to attend to our clients' needs.

100+ Years Collective Experience

Our Family Law Firm's History

Gilligan, Frisco & Trutanich, LLP, was co-founded by John J. Gilligan, who has been practicing family law in Long Beach since 1981. Janine M. Frisco is also a partner, as is Kristin Trutanich. Together, they are the area’s most comprehensive legal stronghold.

GFT has helped individuals and their families surmount their legal difficulties for the past several decades. We are proud to serve Southern California, and have the dedication and experience required to handle every type of issue.

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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We have two offices conveniently located in Long Beach & Palos Verdes. We represent clients in courts throughout Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties.

Why We Love Rancho Palos Verdes

In the bluffs of the Palos Verdes Peninsula and on top of the Palos Verdes Hills, this Los Angeles suburb is one of our favorite locations in the entire county. It is located 30 miles south of downtown LA, and is regarded by many locals as the “hidden gem” of the region.

From the Point Vicente Lighthouse to the wreckage from the Greek freighter “The Dominator” in the Peninsula, Rancho Palos Verdes has a unique list of must-sees. It offers some of the best views of the Pacific Ocean stretching all the way from Redondo Beach to Malibu. Additionally, the Palos Verdes Nature Preserve is the largest preserve of open land on the coast from San Diego to Santa Barbara. Those looking to experience a thrilling adrenaline rush can take up the favorite local sports, which include cycling up the slopes and surfing the ocean waves on all three sides of the coast.

Ranchos Palos Verdes is an incredible place to experience the best things that life has to offer. Make sure your affairs are in order so you can get back to the lifestyle you love.