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Practice Areas


  1. Adoption: 70%
  2. Probate: 15%
  3. Guardianship: 15%


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Virginia L Frank

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known David for over 17 years. He is one of the most professional and knowledgeable attorneys I know. He works tirelessly for his clients and is available for clients even on weekends and evenings. His practice includes adoption, surrogacy and all types of family formation law. I highly recommend him.


    Virginia Frank Adoption Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Janis Kay Stocks

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Janis Stocks Mediation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Offices of David H. Baum A Professional Law Corporation

16255 Ventura Boulevard (ENCINO)
Suite 840
Encino, CA, 91436



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Angel in AdoptionUnited States Congress's Coalition on Adoption Institute2004
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Academy of California Family Formation LawyersPresident2000 - 2010
Academy of California Adoption LawyersPresident1994 - 2010
American Academy of Adoption AttorneysMemberN/A
Beverly Hills Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Academy of Adoption AttorneysFellowN/A
Publication NameTitleDate
Adoption Law UpdateWhy Birthmothers Prefer Independent Adoption Over Agency Adoption1999
Adoption Law UpdateEthical Payment of Birth Mother Expenses1991
ABA Antitrust Law Section publicationAdoption With A Heart, Selecting the Right Adoption Attorney1990
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Brandeis UniversityLawB.A.1978
Loyola Law SchoolLawJD1975