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Ellen F. Driscoll, founding partner of the Law Office of Ellen F. Driscoll, received her Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from the University of Oregon in 1976, and her Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern University School of Law in 1979. Ellen is a Certified Family Law Specialist, having received this designation from the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization in 1996.


In addition to Ellen’s 30 years of experience litigating family law cases, she has also served as a Judge Pro Tem for the Los Angeles Superior Court Family Law Mediation Panel since 1994.


Ellen is a member of the Board of Directors for the San Miguel Catholic School in Watts, California. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Cancer Support Community Pasadena. She has been a member of the Junior League of Pasadena since 1995. She is a member of the Caltech Associates.  She is a member of the Pasadena Bar Association and the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists.  She has been recognized as a 2015 Super Lawyer and named a Top Attorney by Pasadena Magazine from 2009 to present.


Practice Areas


  1. Family: 20%
  2. Alimony: 20%
  3. Child Support: 20%
  4. Child Custody: 20%
  5. Divorce & Separation: 20%


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Contact Info

Law Office of Ellen F. Driscoll

65 North Raymond Ave., Suite 340
Pasadena, CA, 91103-3947



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Avvo Contributions
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Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers Magazine2016
Top AttorneyPasadena Magaize2015
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Women Lawyers Association of Los AngelesMember2014 - Present
Pasadena Bar AssociationMember1998 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1979
University of OregonPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976