Lauren O. Youngman

Family Law

About Lauren O. Youngman

Youngman Reitshtein

, California

Lauren is a highly qualified Family Law Specialist, officially certified by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization.

With a wealth of experience in family law litigation, Lauren has successfully represented clients in various proceedings, including motion hearings, trials, and restraining orders. While she is skilled in litigation, Lauren’s approach is grounded in a resolution-oriented mindset, influenced by her mediation training.

In her practice, Lauren actively participates in settlement conferences and mediations, skillfully negotiating settlement agreements and stipulated judgments to achieve favorable outcomes for her clients. Additionally, she serves as a private mediator and neutral third-party facilitator, helping parties reach comprehensive resolutions without resorting to litigation.

Beyond her private practice, Lauren is committed to providing pro bono mediation services. She volunteers as a mediator for the Family Law Division of the Los Angeles Superior Court, contributing to programs such as the Daily Settlement Officer and Virtual Settlement Officer initiatives. She is also involved with the V.A.S.T. (Volunteer Attorney Settlement Team) program as a mediator.

Lauren is an engaged member of the Family Law Section of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. Her dedication to the field is evident through her past roles on the section’s Executive Committee, serving as Co-Chair, Co-Vice Chair, and Secretary.

Prior to entering private practice, Lauren gained valuable experience as a Legal Assistant at the U.S. Department of Homeland Security in Washington, DC. This background further enhances her understanding of legal matters and strengthens her ability to assist clients effectively.

Topics Addressed by This Lawyer

Child Custody and Visitation

Child Support

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