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David H. Baum

David H. Baum

Practice areas:

Adoption, Guardianship, Probate

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1978

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


Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Randall Bruce Hicks

    I endorse this lawyer. I've known David for about fifteen years and I've found him to be an excellent attorney, with extensive knowledge in the adoption field. His support staff is excellent as well.


    Randall Hicks Adoption Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • No photo

    I am pleased to endorse David Baum. He is a very knowledgeable adoption attorney, conscientious, hard-working, and very ethical. He is an asset to the legal profession, and to the adoption field in particular.


    Douglas Donnelly Guardianship Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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