Edwin Castellanos is a knowledgeable divorce lawyer in Los Angeles, California,
and he has
exclusively practiced divorce and family law for over 17 years. He is the managing partner of Castellanos & Associates, APLC.
Edwin's practice includes but is not limited to: complex divorce litigation;
child custody matters; child relocation issues (also known as "move away"
cases); child and
spousal support issues;
child support services department matters; driver's license suspension for non-payment
of child support; post-judgment
domestic violence; and
Education & Experience
- Bachelor of Science- New York University, Stern School of Business.
- Boston University School of Law- 1995
- J.D. Degree- Boston University School of Law
years of experience in
matters he has learned that going through a divorce can lead to serious financial
ruin if you depend upon an advisor with little to no knowledge of the
financial implications of your divorce.
Spanish-Speaking Divorce & Family Lawyer
One of the unique aspects of Edwin's practice is his ability to share
his knowledge and experience with residents from Latino communities around
Southern California. As you might imagine, being raised in a traditional
Latino family, Edwin was taught to speak Spanish fluently at home while
speaking English in school. Edwin is one of a handful of
Spanish-speaking Latino lawyers in Los Angeles practicing exclusively in divorce and family law who can
assist Latinos with divorce and family law issues in their native Spanish language.
Values & Upbringing
Edwin embodies the values of knowledge, professionalism and experience;
yet, Edwin remains approachable to his clients and all members of the
community, professional and non-professional alike. His background is
a reflection of the community he serves and an example of the same hard
work and dedication he throws into his cases each day.
Edwin was born in Quito, Ecuador. Before the age of 4, Edwin moved with
his family to the United States and was brought up by hard working Ecuadorian
parents in Brooklyn, a borough of New York City. Edwin was raised in a
predominately working class community situated between Flatbush Avenue
and Borough Park. He lived in a tough urban environment but was taught
the importance of hard work and education from an early age.
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Our Los Angeles Family Law Attorney is proud to call Southern California
his home, where he lives with his wife and fellow attorney, Sally Vazquez-Castellanos,
and their two young daughters.