RESULTS-ORIENTED FAMILY LAW REPRESENTATION
The Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon in Los Angeles provides services and representation for people in a broad range of challenging family law matters. We excel in all aspects of family law, including divorce, custody and property division. We have also developed an emphasis in interstate and international custody and jurisdiction matters.
We take a practical, problem-solving approach, seeking positive solutions in an efficient and cost-effective manner. However, we never compromise when it comes to protecting our clients' rights and interests. Assertive in negotiations and aggressive in court, we will work tirelessly to achieve your goals.
International Custody Disputes
We understand the importance you place on the well-being of your children. Our attorneys have a comprehensive understanding of the Hague Convention and U.S. laws as they apply to international child custody disputes, parental abductions and wrongful retentions.
If your child is living in California, we will tenaciously represent you. If your child currently lives abroad, we can take the fight across national borders.
Experienced In High-Asset Property Division Cases
Though our firm represents clients from a wide variety of backgrounds and income levels, we have extensive experience in cases involving complex property division matters.
Our attorneys augment their knowledge with that of experts in appropriate disciplines such as business valuation specialists, tax accountants and investment professionals.
Whether your divorce involves the ownership of a business, real estate, international assets or another complex issue, you can depend on the Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon for vigorous representation.
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We take a practical, problem-solving approach, seeking positive solutions in an efficient and cost-effective manner. However, we never compromise when it comes to protecting our clients' rights and interests. Assertive in negotiations and aggressive in court, we will work tirelessly to achieve your goals. To find out more about the legal services we provide or speak to a lawyer, contact us online or call 310-432-7188.
The Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon is a firm dedicated to resolving challenging family law problems in the most positive manner possible.
Attorney Peter Lauzon focuses his practice on family matters throughout Southern California. Mr. Lauzon handles a broad range of issues, including divorce, international custody, visitation, high-asset and international divorce, complex property division, and asset protection.
Mr. Lauzon is well-known as a leader in the field of international custody, visitation and parental abduction. He excels at negotiating and litigating these cases and obtaining positive results. He has extensive knowledge regarding international laws in this area and has worked on cases with court jurisdictions involving Australia, Canada, Finland, France, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Mexico, Norway, Turkey and Uruguay.
Mr. Lauzon has also been successful in a number of appellate cases involving complex issues cases, including, but not limited to, sperm donation cases and international custody cases. He is an AV-rated* lawyer and has been named to the Southern California Super Lawyers list from 2005 to 2013.
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Peter A. Lauzon
Nathalie E. A. Paluch
Ciera A. Hertzog
A Practical, Problem-Solving Approach To Family Law
"Spending ten dollars in legal fees to obtain a two dollar judgment makes no sense. At our firm, we seek practical solutions to real problems, focusing on getting results rather than running up our clients' legal bills. That said, we will never compromise when it comes to protecting your rights and your family's future." — Peter A. Lauzon
The Law Office of Peter A. Lauzon serves clients services throughout California. We provide the solid and effective counsel clients expect when dealing with international or interstate custody, high-asset divorce, adoption and complex property division matters. We guide our clients through their legal issues and seek the best possible outcome in a timely and cost-effective manner.
With 47 years of combined family law experience gained in national and international settings, our lawyers have the counseling and advocacy skills needed to handle any problem you may face.
Peter A. Lauzon
"The method of the enterprising is to plan with audacity and execute with vigor" -- Christian Bovee
Adept at handling all aspects of family law, Peter A. Lauzon is well known for his expertise in litigation of international and interstate custody matters.
Mr. Lauzon served as the lead attorney in an international custody suit involving a famed film director and has successfully litigated court cases involving the countries of Canada, Mexico, Finland, France, Norway, Italy, Australia, Israel, Turkey, Uruguay and Hungary. He is an expert in international laws regarding child custody and child abduction, known as the Convention on the Civil Aspects of International Child Abduction, including two different cases in 2010, whereby the court awarded the children to the mothers residing with the children here in the United States.
Over the years, Mr. Lauzon has represented clients from the business community and entertainment industry. He successfully obtained one of the highest litigated child support awards ever ordered in the State of California.
Mr. Lauzon has been featured in law journals, association publications and consumer magazines and newspapers as a top law expert. He is often called upon by news agencies (including CNN, E!, and CBS) to comment on International Custody issues. He is frequently guest speaker at the Symposium on International Divorce Issues given in Los Angeles and San Francisco and sits on the Parks Advisory Board of the Los Angeles Department of Recreation and Parks, and the Voluntary Neighborhood Oversight Committee.
He is a member of the American Bar Association, State Bar of California, the Los Angeles County Bar and Beverly Hills Bar Associations. Mr. Lauzon served in the United States Navy for four years and graduated from the University of California at Los Angeles with a Bachelor of Arts in political science. He received his law degree from Pepperdine University School of Law.
Areas of Practice
International and Interstate Custody Matters
International Child Abduction