Steven R. Stolar

  • Founding Partner

Mr. Stolar makes himself readily available to his clients, to say the least, in order to provide timely, reliable counsel when you need it the most.


As a founding member of Stolar & Associates, A Professional Law Corporation, Attorney Steven R. Stolar has been practicing in the area of family law for more than 30 years. His areas of practice include divorce, child custody, visitation, and family law. Regardless of the challenges a case may pose, he pursues the most favorable results possible. When handling family law cases such as divorce and child custody, he is ready and willing to go above and beyond for all of his clients.

Whether you are escaping a marriage from hell or are simply seeking greener pastures, divorce is always messy. Mr. Stolar has helped clients from all walks of life to get their heads out of the blender that is a bad relationship, including Silicon Valley executives, international performers, professional athletes, Academy Award-winning writers and actors, physicians, and more, but you don’t have to be famous to obtain outstanding legal representation. He can put his unparalleled experience to work for you, no matter your situation or how daunting your case may seem.

Attorney Stolar is very experienced in international cases as well as local cases and has garnered a number of outstanding reviews along the way. With a 10.0 Superb Avvo Rating, few Los Angeles family law attorneys are as qualified to help you find the sanity you lost long ago.

Mr. Stolar has been a regular media personality on outlets including ABC, CBS, BBC, TV Guide, and more, and has earned a reputation as a reliable advocate for family law clients throughout Los Angeles. Since founding Stolar & Associates, APLC, he has earned 35 years of proven legal experience helping unhappily married people find the peace they deserve through divorce and other solutions.

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  • University of Miami School of Law, Coral Gables, Florida
    • LL.M. - 1986
  • Whittier College School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D. - 1985
  • University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
    • B.B.A. - 1982
    • Major: International Finance and Marketing

Professional Associations

  • Beverly Hills Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Fraternities or Sororities

  • Zeta Beta Tau

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1985
  • Florida, 1987
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1986
  • U.S. Tax Court, 1988


  • 10/10 Superb Avvo Rating
  • Inclusion on the Super Lawyers® List
  • Client's Choice Award from Avvo (2016, 2017, 2018)
  • The Order of Distinguished Attorneys from the Beverly Hills Bar Association
  • National Advocates Top 100 Lawyers
  • Avvo Client Choice Award
  • NADC Nation's Top One Percent Award (2017)

Common Practice Areas

  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Prenuptial agreements
  • Domestic Violence
  • Restraining Orders