Manhattan Beach Divorce Attorneys | Irvine and Long Beach Family Law

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

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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

Upcoming News & Events

Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader will be hosting a presentation regarding CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) volunteers

Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader has invited a spokesperson from the CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Los Angeles Organization to speak at lunch on June 27, 2017 and provide information regarding CASA volunteers. read more

John J. Gilligan, CFLS has been selected to act as a Family Law Temporary Judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court – Central District to assist with processing Judgments

Brandmeyer Gilligan & Dockstader is proud to announce that John J. Gilligan has been selected to act as a Family Law Temporary Judge for the Los Angeles Superior Court – Central District to assist with the processing of Judgments to reduce the backlog, and provide for a quicker turnaround time to have Judgments entered. read more

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