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Steven A. Mindel, a Certified Family Law Specialist* since 1998, is the Managing Partner of the 16 attorney Los Angeles based law firm Feinberg, Mindel, Brandt & Klein, LLP, and heads the firm's Business Transactions Department. Mr. Mindel’s practice focuses on pre and post marital agreements, complex child custody disputes, business valuations and support determination.


Mr. Mindel is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association Family Law Section, and is the Chair of the State and Local Bar Liaison Executive Committee. He is also a member of the Beverly Hills Bar Association Family Law Section.   Mr. Mindel was appointed and served a two year term on the California State Bar Family Law Section Executive Committee ("FLEXCOM".) He also served as an Advisor to FLEXCOM for four additional years.


Mr. Mindel previously served on the Governing Board of Directors of Los Angeles Free Clinic where he received two special recognition awards for his volunteerism. And also serves on the Levitt & Quinn Family Law Center Advisory Council. He is a lifetime member of the UCLA Alumni Association.


Mr. Mindel was named to the Super Lawyers list from 2004 through 2012, and was named one of Southern California's Top 100 lawyers from 2007 through 2012. Mr. Mindel was featured on the cover of the Super Lawyers insert in the 2009 issue of Los Angeles Magazine, as well as in an article titled, "The Man Who Would De-Fang Divorce," in the 2009 Super Lawyers Magazine.  He has an AV rating with Martindale-Hubbell.


* Certified Family Law Specialist - State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 60%
  2. Divorce: 15%
  3. Child Support: 10%
  4. Child Custody: 10%
  5. Business: 5%

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  • Mark Bradley Wilson

    I hired Steve as an expert witness. He was well prepared, thorough, articulate and provided well reasoned opinions. I strongly recommend Steve and will hire him again if I have the need.


    Mark Wilson Ethics and professional responsibility Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Chloe Sydney Wolman

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    Chloe Wolman Child custody Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact info

Feinberg Mindel et al LLP

12424 Wilshire Blvd 9th FL
Los Angeles, CA, 90025


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2012
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2011
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Best LawyerBest Lawyers in America2010
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Top 100 Southern California Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerFeinberg Mindel Brandt & Klein, LLP1996 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - Los AngelesEconomicsBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A
University of Southern California Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A