Hali E. Ziff
Location: Culver City, California
Hali Ziff is a partner in Golsan Ziff & Ziff located in the Westside of Los Angeles. Since 2005 she has devoted her practice to family law, handling cases ranging from high conflict to uncontested matters in the litigation process, or as a trained mediator, mediation consulting attorney, and collaborative practice attorney.
Understanding each client and family is unique, Ms. Ziff effectively assesses her clients’ needs and provides the advice, direction and skills necessary to empower them to make the crucial decisions required. From premarital agreements, parenting issues to termination of relationships, she focuses on finding sustainable solutions to make the necessary transitions and reduce or avoid the need for further legal intervention.
Ms. Ziff brings to the practice of family law the depth of experience and the skills she developed as a business attorney negotiating and litigating complex business and real property matters, including appellate work in the California State and United States District Courts and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeal. She is designated a family law Super Lawyer.
Areas of Practice
Meditation / Collaboration Law
Conservatorship / Guardianship
Family Law Related Civil Litigation
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1987
U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1988
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1987
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California J.D.
University of California, Santa Barbara, California B.A. - 1982
Honors and Awards
Super Lawyers, 2012 - 2013
Professional Associations and Memberships
Association of Family Law and Conciliation Courts, CA Chapter, Member, 2011 - Present
Culver Marina Bar Association, Director, 2006 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member, 2008 - Present
South Bay Bar Association, Family Law Section, Member
California State Bar, Family Law Section, Member, 1986 - Present
Marina Collaborative Divorce Group, Attorney Member
Pro Bono Activities
Los Angeles County Bar Association Domestic Violence Project, 2012 - 2013
Los Angeles Superior Court - Pasadena Mediator, 2013