310-683-2585 / 888-851-2133

Laura Lynn Westray
  • Sole Practitioner


Redondo Beach, CA





I graduated from USC in the top ten of my class and began working at a large international firm. I moved on and began work with a prominent family law firm, where I gained valuable experience and training. In 1995,1 founded the Law Offices of Laura L. Westray and have been practicing family law exclusively as a sole practitioner since then. I am currently a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the South Bay Bar Association. I was previously the chair of the Santa Monica Bar Association Family Law Section. I have been a mediator for the Los Angeles Superior Court, as well as a fee arbitrator for the Santa Monica Bar Association. I hold a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance and I am also a licensed California Real Estate Broker. I work closely work with clients in the Los Angeles and South Bay areas and throughout Southern California to provide services in contested and uncontested divorce, alimony, child support and child custody, mediation, paternity, prenuptial agreements and restraining orders.

Areas Of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Alimony & Spousal Support
  • Custody & Visitation
  • Paternity
  • Prenuptial Agreements
  • Child Support
  • Divorce
  • Mediation
  • Restraining Order

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1989


  • University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1989
    • Honors: With High Honors
  • California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California
    • B.S. - 1985
    • Honors: summa cum laude
    • Major: Finance

Published Works

  • Are Landlords Being Taken by the Good Cause Eviction Requirement, 62 S. Cal. L. Rev. 321, 1988

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, 1995 - Present
  • South Bay Bar Association, 1995 - Present
  • Santa Monica Bar Association, Family Law Section, Former Chair

Past Employment Positions

  • Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker, Litigation and Real Estate Associate, 1989 to 1991
  • Levin, Stein, Chyten & Schneider, Litigation Associate, 1991 to 1993
  • Minyard & Morris, LLP, Family Law Associate , 1993 to 1995

Pro Bono Activities

  • Los Angeles Superior Court Mediator, 2002 - Present
  • Fee Arbitrator, Santa Monica Bar Association, 1997 - Present

Ancillary Businesses

  • Licensed California Real Estate Broker, 1987-


  • English

How can we help you?


Law Offices of
Laura L. Westray

1617 Pacific Coast Hwy Suite A
Redondo Beach, CA 90277

Phone: 310-683-2585
Toll Free: 888-851-2133
Fax: 310-374-1948
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