A multi-lingual firm—fluent in Spanish, Korean, and Mandarin Chinese.

Practice Areas

Practice Areas

Stearns Kim & Stearns is a boutique law firm located in Torrance, California representing businesses and individuals in family law, probate, trust and estate planning matters, real estate, and business and corporate law matters for over three decades.

Los Angeles family law attorney

Stearns Kim & Stearns handles a variety of family law matters. Their attorneys understand that going through a divorce can be emotionally difficult for the entire family. A Los Angeles family attorney from our firm uses his or her extensive resources and knowledge to resolve the complex legal and financial issues that may arise during divorce proceedings. Stearns Kim & Stearns has represented clients in the following family law matters:

Child support
Child custody
Visitation rights
Minor’s counsel cases
Termination of parental rights

Spousal support and partner support
Modification of support
Name changes
Pre-nuptial agreements
Post-nuptial agreements
Cohabitation agreements

Matrimonial law firm in Los Angeles

The end of a marriage can be devastating for the entire family. At Stearns Kim & Stearns, the knowledgeable attorneys are prepared to help you and your spouse dissolve your marriage as smoothly as possible. Their Los Angeles matrimonial law firm is understanding and patient and can provide your family with dependable legal service.
Child custody

Through diligence and dedication, the attorneys at Stearns Kim & Stearns strive to achieve favorable results in child custody cases. Each family law attorney at their law firm in Los Angeles has the skills, knowledge, and experience needed to assist you with your child custody matter. They realize what is at stake and their lawyers work relentlessly to help their clients.

Trusts, estates, & estate planning

Many individuals want to ensure that their loved ones are taken care of when an unexpected event or emergency occurs. The attorneys at Stearns Kim & Stearns have dedicated their practice to ensuring their clients’ goals and needs are fully met. Their attorneys recognize that every client’s situation is unique, and carefully tailor estate planning documents to accomplish the client’s goals and objectives. The firm offers complete and comprehensive estate planning services, including advice and preparation of revocable living trusts, wills, durable powers of attorney and advance health care directives.

Their attorneys also offer experienced representation in probate administration, trust administration and trust and estate litigation.

Real estate law

The lawyers at Stearns Kim & Stearns represent clients in real estate transactions and in litigation involving real estate. Their attorneys represent clients in the purchase, sale and financing of commercial and residential real estate, commercial leasing matters, resolving disputes between landlords and tenants, and evaluating real estate transaction documents for clarity and fairness for our clients.

Business and corporate law

Stearns Kim & Stearns attorneys have significant experience advising emerging companies and assisting clients with new business endeavors. They routinely assist clients with the creation and formation of new business entities, including corporations, limited liability companies, joint ventures and partnerships. They advise our clients regarding tax and liability considerations, and meeting permit and licensing requirements. They also represent clients with respect to contract negotiation and preparation and strategic business consulting.

Their Los Angeles area lawyers have also successfully represented clients in business disputes involving corporations, vendors, consumers, and shareholders.

Civil litigation

The attorneys at Stearns Kim & Stearns have successfully represented clients in business and real estate disputes in both state and federal court. The firm successfully defended a $100 million class action lawsuit in federal district court. The firm has an established reputation in the Southern California legal community for its ability to effectively litigate difficult and complex matters.
Contact us

If you are seeking experienced, knowledgeable attorneys to represent you in Los Angeles family law court, real estate, estate planning, or business matters, contact Stearns Kim & Stearns today. For your convenience, the firm’s attorneys are available during weekends and evenings by prior appointment. Spanish interpreters are also available.