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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


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


Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Nadine Cohen Orliczky

    Janine is a creative problem solver who takes an individualized approach to each of her clients. She is also a passionate advocate in court. Her clients are fortunate to have her.


    Nadine Orliczky Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Barbara Ellen McNamara

    Janine and I worked together from 10/2012 to 10/2013. Janine is a hard working attorney who empathizes with her clients problems, and fights to win for them. Janine tries to settle cases when appropriate, and will fiercely litigate when settlement fails.


    Barbara McNamara Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP

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


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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 University College of LawLawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Family Law Section MeetingObjections in Declaration and Discovery2014