Our goal is to maximize the rights you have under the laws of the State of California and do so by providing you with knowledgeable, zealous and aggressive representation in a personal, supportive and empathetic way.

Ruth Lynn Estep has practiced law for over thirty years, the last fifteen years devoted exclusively to the practice of Family Law. Ruth’s proven excellence at knowledge of the law, thorough preparation and skill in the Courtroom have won the respect of Judges all over the County of Los Angeles, who have selected her to assist them in making informed decisions pertaining to custody by appointing her as Minor’s Counsel in a number of high conflict child custody cases.

Ruth has been called upon to assist in Training Programs presented at the Los Angeles County Bar Association. Ruth is Chair of the Family Law Section, Treasurer and Trustee of the Santa Monica Bar Association. Ruth has made presentations on topics helpful to other lawyers including at the Los Angeles Athletic Club. Ruth has written scores of articles for various publications on complex issues of Family Law.

Ruth is well-known among her colleagues and clients for the high standards she has for herself, for her integrity, for her willingness to accomodate her client’s needs, and for her caring and extremely personable nature.