MORE THAN JUST EXPERIENCE
We Offer Integrity, Commitment, Results
Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP has been assisting individuals and their families with family law matters for more than 40 years.
As the largest family law firm in the Long Beach and greater South Bay area, Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP (BGD) has the dedication and experience required to handle every type of family law matter. Specializing in complex family matters, BGD has a staff of eight experienced attorneys. Combining top-notch litigators with experts in non-litigation alternatives, BGD emerges as one of the most well-rounded dfirms in the family law practice area in Southern California.
BGD has the resources and services associated with a large firm yet still provides clients the personal attention of a smaller firm at every step of the process so that the best possible outcome can be achieved. From litigation to mediation to collaborative divorce, BGD has a proven track record of favorably resolving cases through skilled representation and strong advocacy.
With our office in the World Trade Center in Long Beach, our firm is the largest family law firm in the greater South Bay area. We represent clients in family law courts throughout Los Angeles, Orange, and Riverside counties. read more
Meet the Team
At Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP, our team of attorneys have decades of experience representing clients in all aspects of family law. We recognize that family law cases involve sensitive issues and can be emotionally draining on the client. We are dedicated to providing our clients the highest quality legal service to effectively represent them. read more
- Dissolution of Marriage
- Legal Separation
- Child Custody and Visitation
- Child Support
- Spousal Support
- Property Division & Complex Property
Upcoming News & Events
This past month on November 16, 2017, Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader attended the Appreciation Party for Commissioner John Chemeleski at the Long Beach Yacht Club to thank him for his 23 years of service on the bench in Long Beach. Commissioner Chemeleski will be transferring to the Los Angeles Superior Court.
Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader, LLP will be adopting a family this holiday season through The WomenShelter of Long Beach. read more
On December 11, 2017, Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader's own Janet E. Dockstader, CFLS will be hosting the Christmas Party for the Women's Lawyers Group of the Long Beach Bar Association. read more
The attorneys of Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader will be celebrating with fellow family law attorneys to ring in the holidays at the Long Beach Bar Association Family Law Section Holiday Party on December 5, 2017. read more
Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader's Janet E. Dockstader and Nadine Orliczky attended the Anaheim Ducks 2017 Annual Center Ice Party for the Orangewood Foundation on November 17, 2017. The Orangewood Foundation is one of the leading providers of services to current and former foster youth. read more
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