Lauren H. Katan

Ms. Katan is a senior attorney who joined the firm in 2013. She graduated cum laude and earned a law degree from Southwestern Law School's intensive two-year SCALE program where she was the Co-President of the Family Law Society. Ms. Katan is licensed by the California State Bar and the United States District Court for the Central District of California. Ms. Katan has dedicated her practice exclusively to the field of family law since her admission to the California State Bar in 2009.

Lauren H. Katan

Email:    katan@bgfllp.com

Phone:    (818) 594-0800

Address: 15260 Ventura Boulevard
               Suite 1500
               Sherman Oaks, CA 91403


Ms. Katan has extensive experience in the litigation of high-asset cases, high-conflict custody matters, parentage (paternity) actions, domestic violence proceedings, and interstate and international relocation cases. She has also successfully negotiated hundreds of family law stipulations, settlement agreements and Judgments.

Ms. Katan currently volunteers as a Daily Settlement Officer for the Los Angeles County Bar Family Law Section. Daily Settlement Officers are experienced family law attorneys who volunteer their time to assist the Los Angeles Superior Court in resolving family law cases via mediation.

Prior to her admission to the Bar, Ms. Katan served as a Law Clerk for the Honorable Amy M. Pellman of Los Angeles Superior Court. During law school she worked for the Children’s Law Center of Los Angeles where she advocated for minor children in cases of abuse and neglect. While working towards her undergraduate degree, Ms. Katan was a volunteer for Justice Corps, assistingĀ pro perĀ litigants with their family law and domestic violence related matters.

Ms. Katan is a member of the Los Angeles County, Beverly Hills, and San Fernando Valley Bar Associations.

EDUCATION

Southwestern Law School
Los Angeles, CA, J.D., 2009

BAR ADMISSIONS

California, 2009

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member

Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member

San Fernando Valley Bar Association, Member