Attorney Profiles

Brad Barnholtz

Santa Clarita-based Family Law Attorney Brad Barnholtz has established himself as an experienced litigator and skilled courtroom attorney, representing clients from San Francisco to San Diego. With 19 years of legal experience, he has effectively handled a wide range of family law matters, including those involving divorce, custody, modifications, and more. Mr. Barnholtz works hard to find practical and effective solutions to all of your family disputes. He is never afraid to fight for your rights in court.

He also regularly handles cases in the areas of Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, Civil Litigation, Employment Discrimination, Sexual Harassment, and Wrongful Termination cases. He passionately defends against DUI charges and frequently appears on behalf of clients at DMV hearings.

Prior to opening his own practice, Mr. Barnholtz worked for ex-Los Angeles District Attorney Ira Reiner, becoming the firm’s Criminal Defense Attorney. Attorney Reiner’s practice attracted numerous high profile cases that Mr. Barnholtz was personally involved in. Irrespective of the exposure of a given trial, Mr. Barnholtz takes pride in upholding a client’s rights and presses the prosecution to prove its case beyond a reasonable doubt.

It is the ability to help families and individuals people preserve their rights that Mr. Barnholtz finds most rewarding. Attorney Barnholtz possesses a highly competitive spirit and thrives under pressure. For Mr. Barnholtz, the Law is about competition and winning. Brad is a member of the California State Bar Association.

Heidi Kugler

Attorney Heidi Kugler's passion for Family Law stems from her desire to help families. As a lawyer practicing in California for the past 20 years, she strives to help families avoid the pain and frustration of stressful and costly family law disputes by guiding them through mediation and other alternatives to litigation.

In addition to Family Law, Heidi Kugler also regularly handles Estate Planning. She understands that families must prepare for the eventualities that lie ahead for us all and she advocates responsible planning that benefits a family's most important asset - their children. Ultimately, the service that she provides is peace of mind.

Ms. Kugler's clients can be typically found in community property states such as California, Arizona, Oregon and Nevada. She has served clients who live as far away as New York.

As a working attorney and a mother, Ms. Kugler understands that finding the time to meet with a lawyer to discuss and create their family law issues and estate plans can be challenging. This is why she regularly sets appointments on weekends or evenings for the convenience of her clients. Ms. Kugler is happy to meet with you at her office or at her client's residence. Heidi is a member of the California State Bar Association.

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