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M. Lynda Sheridan

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Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Los Angeles, CA

Law Offices of Lynda Sheridan
1801 Century Park E, 1100
Los Angeles, CA 90067
Phone: 310-286-7211
Fax: 310-286-7292
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022
Licensed in California Since: 1994
Practice Areas: Family Law
Attorney Profile

A top family attorney with an Avvo "Superb" rating, M. Lynda Sheridan is sole practitioner at the Law Offices of Lynda Sheridan. She represents clients in California, with a focus in Southern California, in matters of family law. These issues may include asset division, dissolution of marriage, income support from the self-employed, child custody, visitation, paternity actions, business evaluations, debt and asset division, spousal support representation, "move-away" representation, and post- and prenuptial agreements.

Ms. Sheridan became a Certified Family Law Specialist in 2005 after meeting the qualifications set by The State Bar of California. As a licensed real estate broker, she also handles occasional matters of real estate law and is admitted to practice before the United States Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit.

At Antioch University, Ms. Sheridan studied for and earned her Bachelor of Arts before moving on to law school. She then attended Southwestern Law School where she graduated with her Juris Doctor. For over three decades, she has advocated for the best interests and rights of individuals and businesses in the area and has a long, successful track record to prove her dedication to her clients. Ms. Sheridan is fully prepared to litigate any issue to get the best result in every case.

Ms. Sheridan is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and has taught seminars for the organization and the Langston Bar Association. As her clients navigate complicated emotional and legal matters, she is a knowledgeable, compassionate resource with an eye on their future.

Practice Areas
  • 100%Family Law


3 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2020 - 2022

About M. Lynda Sheridan

First Admitted: 1994, California

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Educational Background

  • Antioch University, Yellow Springs, Ohio, B.A.
  • Certified Family Law Specialist, 2005

Special Licenses/Certifications

  • Certified by State of California Board of Legal Specialization as a Family Law Specialist, 2005


  • Avoided costly litigation by negotiating a modification to custody and support provisions in the Judgment. , 2018

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Presenter Trial tactics, Presenter, Trope Trial Institute , 2018
  • 100 Days Before Trial, LACBA
  • To Nup or Not to Nup, Langston Bar Institute
  • Introduction of Various Documentary Evidence at Trial, Presenter, Trope Trial Institute , 2019


  • Successfully challenged opposing party's post judgment interpretation of support provision in the judgment, resulting in a savings of several hundred thousand dollars , 2019

Bar/Professional Activity

  • Harriett Buhai Center Board of Directors, 2020
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1984
  • California, 1984
  • LACBA Executive Committee   , 2018

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Harriett Buhai Center Board of Directors, 2020
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Office Location for M. Lynda Sheridan

1801 Century Park E
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Phone: 310-286-7211

Fax: 310-286-7292

Last Updated: 5/15/2022

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