Respected as a tenacious litigator and negotiator, Ms. Soodik is experienced in... more
Respected as a tenacious litigator and negotiator, Ms. Soodik is experienced in handling complex child and spousal support , division of property, custody and visitation, and other matters pertaining to divorce and family law. Ms. Soodik's professional credentials and successful track record with high profile clients means she is often called upon to clarify legal aspects affecting celeb... view profile
I learned a new word the other day, and it reminded me of some attorneys I have had... more
I learned a new word the other day, and it reminded me of some attorneys I have had to deal with over the past several decades: eristic, (from Greek eristikos, fond of wrangling), argumentation that makes successful disputation an end in itself rather than a means of approaching truth. Such argumentation reduces philosophical inquiry to a rhetorical exercise. Eristic argument is closely ... view profile
My practice includes such areas as divorce (including division of assets,... more
My practice includes such areas as divorce (including division of assets, childcustody, child support and spousal support), domestic violence matters, cohabitation agreements,paternity, and prenuptial and post nuptial agreements. A Cum Laude graduate of UCLA, I receivedmy bachelors degree in psychology in 2000, andmy law degree from USC Law Schoolin 2003.
A divorce lawyer helps you if you no longer want to be married. Whether you want a legal separation or the marriage ended, divorce lawyers assist you to arrange financial and family matters, typically in a negotiation with your spouse's lawyer. Alimony, child custody, child support, and a fair division of community assets (like who keeps the house or how your checking and savings accounts are divided) are matters that a divorce lawyer is trained to help determine.