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Daniel Paletz is the managing and a founding member of Kermisch & Paletz LLP. Kermisch & Paletz LLP is considered one of the top Family Law firms in Southern California. The practice specializes in complex Family Law litigation and is also known for providing the most cost effective and detailed form of advocacy offered in Los Angeles. Mr. Paletz' clients know him to be zealous, educated and passionate about each case that he accepts.


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Practice areas


  1. Family: 80%
    10 years, 500 cases
  2. Litigation: 20%
    6 years, 40 cases



Hourly ($150-300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Daniel. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military law Attorney
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  • Arezou Shahparnia Diarian

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Paletz was opposing counsel on one of my matters. I found him to be congenial, knowledgeable and professional. He was a zealous advocate for his client.


    Arezou Diarian Divorce and separation Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Kermisch & Paletz LLP

12700 Ventura Boulevard
Suite 300
Studio City, CA, 91604


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2010
Appreciation AwardLa Reina High School2010
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerKermisch & Paletz LLP2009 - Present
Associate AttorneyBrot & Gross LLP2008 - 2009
Associate AttorneySmith & Smith2007 - 2008
Associate AttorneyLaw Offices of Donald Eisenberg2006 - 2007
Association namePosition nameDuration
National Forensics LeagueCoach1998 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Marriage of SeagondollarSettlement returned the children.
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Health Consumer AllianceMedi-Cal Lost2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California - BerkeleyN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Loyola Law SchoolN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Career ConferenceChoosing Law as a Career2006