Client Endorsements

"Richard Forrest Gould-Saltman is the best attorney ever!"
Overall rating: Excellent.
"I would recommend Richard Saltman to anyone who needs an attorney. He is efficient, reliable, trustworthy and extremely knowledgeable. He is off the charts & I am very pleased with his work. He meets every expectation & I would be happy to tell people about him."

- Child custody client


“Gentlemen, from the bottom of my heart, I thank you so much for getting the right [documents] to me that we submitted to the IRS showing that I had satisfied my alimony requirements … …The tax court accepted this information and declared that I have no tax liability.  I cannot thank you both enough for your great and timely assistance.”

- Client, complex financial issue dissolution


“Richard and his firm provided professional and insightful legal advice and service in my custody dispute and were responsive throughout the process. The achieved a positive result and were accessible throughout the process.”

- Client, complex contested custody case


“Richard is an outstandingly good Californian family lawyer. His knowledge of international family law is first rate and he is a real pleasure to work with. His expertise and ability to draw upon global connections ensures that he is able to provide both domestic and international clients with a service which is both empathetic and holistic”

- UK family law / matrimonial attorney


“The man for complex California Family Law issues”

- Georgia family law attorney


“Richard is one of the finest attorneys I know working within the field of family law. Every client of Richard's that I know has expressed the highest praise and utmost confidence in his skill, knowledge of the law, and powers of persuasion. I could not recommend any lawyer more highly.”

- Los Angeles criminal defense attorney


“Richard has been both an attorney and a wise counselor to us in a series of complex family law matters. In every interaction with him, he both gave us the benefit of his deep knowledge of the law and legal processes, and the very human advice that is needed for people dealing with the emotional impacts and stresses that matters of family law inevitably bring. Top Qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity”

- Client


"I have the highest regard for Richard. He demands excellence of himself and all those who work with him.”

- Illinois family law attorney