LGBTQ+ Ally Attorneys

Our Family Law Attorneys are experienced in all aspects of LGBTQ+ Legal Services.

Including Divorce, Dissolution of Domestic Partnership, Parentage Actions & More. We can help you, too.

We provide the necessary sensitivity and compassion towards your legal concerns and beyond. No matter which family law issue you are trying to address… We’ll help to ensure your interests are protected.

Gay Friendly Attorneys

Los Angeles Family Law Firm experienced in all aspects of Same-Sex/LGBTQ+ Legal Services.
Providing the necessary sensitivity and compassion towards your legal concerns and beyond. Get real help you can count on.

Our LGBTQ+ Ally Attorneys reply to most form submissions within minutes!

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California State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist

Unlike most firms… A  State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist is Available for you with us at Sperling Diarian & McAllister! Resulting in years of successful advocacy for LGBTQ+ legal cases with cost-effective resolutions that meets the needs of the LGBTQ+ individuals throughout Southern California.

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Pride Legal Services, Legal Shield & Workplace Options
Unions: SAG-AFTRA, CLC and IATSE

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Our LGBTQ+ Ally Attorneys reply to most requests within an hour! Providing real help you can count on and unlike most firms… A  State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist is Available for you with us at Sperling Diarian & McAllister!

Resulting in years of successful advocacy for LGBTQ+ cases with cost-effective resolutions that meets the needs of the LGBTQ+ individuals throughout Southern California.

Over 40 Years of LGBTQ+ Legal Representation

We are pleased to provide legal services to meet the needs of the LGBTQ+ individuals throughout Southern California and Los Angeles County. Our attorneys are skilled in arriving at solutions that fit the needs of your case. Whether your matter is litigated or negotiated, we have the skills and knowledge to advocate a fair, cost-effective resolution of your matter. We are experienced in all aspects of an LGBTQ+ divorce or dissolution of domestic partnership, including the special issues surrounding minor children custody and visitation, spousal or partner support, and unique challenges caused by differentiated federal and state taxation laws for division of assets.

Fair

Our law practice provides the personal touch that seems to be lacking with so many larger impersonal law firms. The days of relentlessly over-charging clients are over.

Union & Military Discounts

Generous discounts available for individuals in the armed forces and union members.

A Winning Record

Our firm has established a reputation as being aggressive and fair litigators with over 40 years of experience! Our attorneys have the skills to fiercely and zealously advocate for your position, and we have the skills to resolve your matter amicably when doing so is in your best interests.

Competitive Edge

Unlike most firms… A Certified Family Law Specialist is available for you with us at Sperling, Diarian & McAllister. Our Certified Specialist holds the key to your next court victory with extensive litigation and negotiation experience in all aspects of Family Law.

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LGBTQ+ Legal Services

Proudly Serving Our Los Angeles County Gay Community

Gay-Legal Mission

“Our mission is to cost effectively negotiate, mediate, or, if necessary, litigate, a fair settlement.”

We welcome your calls. Keep in mind, unlike other establishments, our firm’s policy is not to over-charge for telephone calls, faxes or copies. In many instances, our firm will charge a flat fee for services.

Thank you for your trust.

Mitchell Sperling

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Family Law Team

Our Family Law Team

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Founding Partner & Managing Attorney

Mr. Sperling is the founder of Sperling Diarian & McAllister, APLC. Mr. Sperling’s practice is exclusive to resolution of family law disputes, including, but not limited to, divorce, child custody/visitation, support, and division of assets. Mr. Sperling represents wealthy, high-profile business owners, corporate executives, professional athletes, doctors, lawyers, accountants, actors, motion picture and television executives, and homemakers. He has achieved success in and out of the courtroom and is recognized as one of the leading family law attorneys in the San Fernando Valley. Mr. Sperling graduated from UCLA with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in…

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Partner Attorney

Ms. Diarian earned her Juris Doctor degree from Trinity Law School, where she was honored with multiple academic awards. During her years in law school, she was an active leader in numerous campus organizations, and also served as Editor of Law Review. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Diarian obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from University of California, Irvine, where she graduated with magna cum laude honors. Ms. Diarian is a dedicated and compassionate attorney who has successfully settled and litigated all aspects of family law, including child custody and support…

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Associate Attorney

Ms. McAllister is passionate about family law and providing the highest level of representation to clients. Ms. McAllister recently passed the Certified Family Law Specialist Exam and is awaiting final certification from the California Board of Legal Specialization, which she expects to receive later in 2020. She has extensive litigation and negotiation experience in all aspects of Family Law, including restraining orders, child and spousal support, custody and visitation, and property division. Ms. McAllister is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, Santa Clarita Valley Bar Association, and San Fernando Valley Bar Association.…

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Caroline Abramyan is a Paralegal at Sperling Diarian and McAllister, APLC and has been with the firm for over five years. Caroline assists with all aspects of file management and organization, including drafting pleadings, organizing documents, court applications, and gathering and analyzing evidence. She attended Glendale Community College to complete her general education courses. Caroline’s personal interests include traveling, dining, watching movies, and spending time with her family. She has a special love of Sydney, Australia, where she lived as a child. She dreams of traveling to France and other cities across the United States.…

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4-Step Savings System

Type a Brief and Truthful Story

Please indicate all the important, positive actions you have taken regarding your children plus assets and debts. State anything that the opposing party has done to negatively affect your children or the assets and debts. Type out your story using a time-line basis. This step should be approximately two pages in length.

Prepare Your Documents

Gather, copy, organize, and provide any document you can easily access that could support or substantiate the above three items.

Type Out What You Want

Indicate what your preferred custody plan is. State what you are seeking regarding income and division of assets and debts. This step should also be approximately two pages in length.

Complete Your Financial Forms

If you are not married, fill-in your Income and Expense Declaration form. If you are married, you must use both forms and also complete a Schedule of Assets and Debts form.
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Sherman Oaks, CA 91423

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