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Janine Marie Frisco

Janine Marie Frisco

Practice areas:

Child Custody, Child Support, Mediation, Domestic Violence

About Me

Janine M. Frisco has practiced California Family Law for more than 15 years with a focus on California complex family law matters, including child custody, asset and property division, child and spousal support, as well as domestic violence including criminal matters. Ms. Frisco regularly handles trials and acts as a mediator on behalf of her clients. Prior to joining Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, she served with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office. 


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1999

  1. Child Support: 30%
  2. Child Custody: 30%
  3. Domestic Violence: 20%
  4. Mediation: 20%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • David Thomas Pisarra

    I had the pleasure of being opposite Janine - she's a tenacious attorney who fights vigorously for her clients. She's knowledgeable, capable and aggressive without be abusive. I would definitely refer a client to her and feel no doubt about her abilities, professionalism and ethics.


    David Pisarra Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • John Thaddeus Bachmayer

    Janine has the uncommon combination of technical expertise, street smarts, political savvy, genuine compassion, and bull-dog tenacity. These qualities that she brings to the practice of Family Law are all valuable because of the unique needs that have to be addressed in the typical case, especially in the case involving minor children. Janine has all the skills that are necessary to help get Family Law clients through what are usually the most difficult times of their lives.


    John Bachmayer Family Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

Contact Info

Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP

1 World Trade Ctr Ste 2150
Long Beach, CA, 90831



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AssociateBrandmeyer Gilligam Dockstader & Davidson, LLP2010 - Present
Of CounselBrandon & Yark2006 - 2010
Of counselLaw Offices of Charles E. Frisco2004 - 2006

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Long Beach Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Italian Bar AssociationMemberN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
California State University, Long BeachN/ABA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
Western State Univ COLLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Family Law Section MeetingObjections in Declaration and Discovery2014