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The Orange County offices of The Reis Law Firm have negotiated a favorable divorce settlement for one of its celebrity and reality television clients.  The Reis Law Firm negotiated a child custody agreement that awarded the client primary custody of the parties’ children, as well as favorable property division and support terms.  The client has publicly praised the firm for helping her maintain her privacy and confidentiality throughout the entire process.

The nationally-acclaimed Super Lawyers rating service has named The Reis Law Firm’s founder, Sean Reis, one of Southern California’s Rising Stars.  This award recognizes Mr. Reis’ high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

The Reis Law Firm Resolves Executive Divorce

November 26th, 2008 by Sean Reis

The Orange County offices of The Reis Law Firm has successfully resolved the executive divorce of a prominent Orange County real estate investor.  The parties had substantial assets, including multiple real estate holdings, businesses and other valuables.  The Reis Law Firm assisted the client in obtaining a favorable result while maintaining the parties’ confidentiality and continued business operations.

The Los Angeles office of The Reis Law Firm has achieved an excellent result for its client at the trial of a complex divorce proceeding.  Through creative and aggressive arguments, the firm was able to achieve rulings which allowed the client to obtain a large spousal support award, keep primary custody of her children, and obtain reimbursement of a large portion of her attorneys’ fees.

The Reis Law Firm Wins Custody Battle For Client

January 14th, 2008 by Sean Reis

The Reis Law Firm has won an epic custody battle on behalf of its client, a mother and home-maker who was facing false allegations of child endangerment.  The firm was able to convince the court that the allegations were false, and the client was awarded primary custody of the children.

The Reis Law Firm has obtained a substantial jury verdict against Evanston Insurance Company for bad faith in refusing to cover a claim against the client, a major contractor.  The Reis Law Firm successfully represented the contractor in suing the insurance company and obtaining a large jury verdict after a 3-week trial.

The Reis Law Firm has successfully and discretely resolved the divorce of a high-profile pro baseball family member in Orange County.  Through strategic negotiations, the firm was able to secure a favorable custody agreement with the parties’ daughter, as well as a fair and speedy property resolution.

The Reis Law Firm has successfully assisted its client, a prominent real estate investor, in collecting a real estate judgment issued many years prior against a former business partner.  Using creative solutions, the firm successfully negotiated a resolution under which the judgment debtor turned over certain property to the client, with the additional payment of funds to resolve the outstanding judgment.

The Reis Law Firm has filed a lawsuit on behalf of two clients against Alliance Title for failure to pay bonuses and other wage compensation to some of its highly-compensated sales force.  The title company filed for bankruptcy, where the claims are now pending.

The Reis Law Firm has obtained a large award on behalf of its clients, two homeowners who performed a full remodel on their home, only to find out that the designer and contractors had failed to properly design and perform the work, and left the project unfinished.  The firm helped the clients obtain a recovery large enough to cover all of their out-of-pocket costs, as well as sufficient funds to complete the project.