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Joseph D Castagno

Practice areas:

Family, Child Custody, Domestic Violence

About Me

 


Joseph D. Castagno


ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR AT LAW


(949) 487-5255


 


CURRICULUM VITAE


 


Born:May 1, 1959-  Torrance, California


Education:Loyola Marymount University- B.A. (English), 1980


Loyola Law School (Los Angeles)- Juris Doctorate, 1983


Admissions:All California State Courts- 1983


Federal District Court-  Southern District of California- 1983


Federal District Court-  Central District of California- 1984


Distinctions:Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Pro Tem


Los Angeles County Superior Court Family Mediator


Court Appointed Counsel to Represent Minors


Associations:Rotary International


California Bar Association


Laguna Niguel Business Club


South Orange County Bar Association- Secretary, 1995-1996


South Orange County Bar Association- Treasurer, 1996-1997


South Orange County Bar Association- Vice President, 1997-1998


South Orange County Bar Association- Bd of Directors, 1999-2000


                Busniess Network International- 2003-present         


Representative Clients


         Tony Martin- National Football League 


Jamal Williams- National Football League


Gasco Federal Credit Union


Whittier Gentelco Federal Credit Union


Osmar Jewelers


Professional


History:Law Offices of Gary R. Carlin- January, 1984 to October, 1984


Solton, Jacobs & Castagno- November, 1984 to December, 1992


(Managing Partner- 1990-1992)


Tredway, Brandmeyer & Lumsdaine- January, 1993 to March, 1994

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1983

  1. Family: 65%
    32 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Child Custody: 25%
    32 years, 750 cases
  3. Domestic Violence: 10%
    32 years, 100 cases

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Walter Douglas McKeague

    I endorse this lawyer.

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    Walter McKeague Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Lawrence Hindin Geller

    I gladly endorse this lawyer. I have had cases in opposition with Joe and each time I found him to be a formidable opponent, yet courteous, professional and of high integrity. He is a quality attorney and a gentleman.

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    Lawrence Geller Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

1181 Puerta Del Sol
Suite 140
San Clemente, CA, 92673

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198305/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Amjur Award- TaxationAmjur1982
Amjur- Civil ProcedureAmjur1981

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Joseph D. Castagno1994 - Present

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
South Orange County Bar AssociationBoard of Directors1999 - 2000
South Orange County Bar AssociationVice President1997 - 1998
South Orange County Bar AssociationTreasurer1996 - 1997
South Orange County Bar AssociationSecretary1995 - 1996
South Orange County Bar AssociationMember1994 - Present

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Marymount UnivN/AundergraduateN/A
Loyola Law SchoolN/AlawN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Monthly meeting of South Orange County Bar AssociationCrossover Pitfalls to Avoid in Domestic Violence Cases2003