Leonard N. Garber

Leonard N. Garber

Managing Partner
Location:
Los Angeles, California
Phone:
213-674-9751
Fax:
213-480-0677
Email:

The law firm of Garber & Garber, A.P.L.C., was originally founded in 1951 by Albert Garber. Leonard N. Garber joined the firm in 1973 and the two attorneys practiced side by side until Albert's retirement in 2004. Leonard N. Garber continues to serve clients throughout Southern California, including West Los Angeles, Van Nuys, Hollywood, Beverly Hills, Santa Monica, Ventura County, and Orange County in matters of paternity, division of marital assets, divorce, child custody and criminal defense.

Unparalleled Experience in Criminal Defense

Criminal defense lawyer Leonard N. Garber has over 40 years of experience in the criminal law system. He has acquired the skills and knowledge of evidentiary and other courtroom strategies that can minimize the consequences of even the most serious felony criminal charges. Previously serving as an Assistant District Attorney in Los Angeles, he knows how to intelligently but fairly work the system in a defendant's favor. Persistent and aggressive, he has been successfully defending clients charges with crimes in California since 1971.

Experienced, Intelligent and Aggressive Representation in Family Law 

With decades of experience with family law matters, Leonard N. Garber guides clients through the often difficult legal issues associated with divorce, including:

  • Child custody and visitation
  • Community property division
  • Property and asset protection
  • Spousal and child support

As an experienced family law attorney, he fights aggressively for the rights of his clients with an understanding of the emotional and financial challenges they face. He is a highly trained and aggressive advocate for his clients both inside and outside the courtroom, including during mediation or settlement negotiations.

Leonard N. Garber has varied interests and hobbies. Including being an avid sports fan, he is also a gourmet cook, a wine collector, a lover and trainer of dogs. He also enjoys gardening and playing poker. Let Leonard N. Garber help you protect your family, your best interests and your future. Contact him online or call today at 213-674-9751 to schedule your free 30-minute consultation.

 

Areas of Practice

  • Child Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI/DWI
  • Divorce
  • Family Law
  • Litigation
  • White Collar Crimes
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Restraining Orders - Domestic Violence & Harrassment
  • Civil Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Criminal Law, California Board of Legal Specialization, 1977

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1971

Education

  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, California - 1971
  • UCLA, Los Angeles, California
    • Bachelor of Arts - 1968

Classes/Seminars

  • Professor, Valley School of Law Criminal Law Civil Procedure, Evidence, September 10, 1978 - June 14, 1981
  • Community Forums on Law, Kehillath Israel, January 15, 2004 - January 15, 2005

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family and Criminal Law Section Member, January 1, 1978 - Present
  • California Public Defenders Association, January 1, 2007 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • District Attorney Office Los Angeles County, Deputy District Attorney, August 1, 1970 - June 30, 1973

Pro Bono Activities

  • Constitutional Rights Foundation , January 1, 1978 - January 1, 1988