About Gould-Saltman Law Offices

With more than 38 years of experience, Richard Gould-Saltman has used ingenuity to guide and teach clients to face the other party and address the real world issues by improvising simple solutions to complex matters. We remove the "mystery" from family law, to reduce our clients' anxiety, and to let them make better-informed decisions. The knowledge to "make do" with what you have is how GSLO sets itself part. Our Lead Counsel is the "MacGyver Family Lawyer" because he's just plain cleverer than most.

Meet Richard Gould-Saltman, CLS-F

Richard Gould-Saltman is one of the founders of Gould-Saltman Law Offices. With more than 38 years of practical experience in his arsenal, Richard is known as “The MacGyver Family Lawyer” for his ingenuity in the family law arena.  What sets Richard apart is his extensive family law research attorney background combined with his more than twenty-five years of tenure as a CLS-F, a Certified Family Law Legal Specialist designation by the California State Bar Board of Legal Specialization. There are only a handful of lawyers with this combination of expertise and know-how. Richard is a top rated family law attorney having been selected as a Super Lawyer in 2005-2006 and from 2009 to 2018 by Thomson Reuters.  He graduated from the University of Southern California School of Law in 1978, and served as the Research Attorney for the Los Angeles County Superior Court Family Law Departments for two years.   He regularly lectures on family law issues to attorneys, mental health professionals, and certified public accountants.

"Ingenuity, When It Matters."

Legal Services

Richard now applies his ingenuity to consulting with attorneys only on their family law cases. To maintain confidentiality, he works strictly with the you offering consulting services that include, but not limited to include:
  • Assisting attorneys in developing a case strategy
  • Developing plans for electronic and paper discovery (i.e., Assisting you to develop special interrogatories and requests for production, etc.)
  • Selection of experts
  • Creating settlement proposals
  • Drafting and/or assisting in the development of deposition questions
  • Drafting and/or assisting in the development of trial questions
  • Consulting on trial preparation
  • Consulting on any other aspect of case management

Interested in learning how Richard's 38 years in family law can benefit your case, call 213-489-3900 today.

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Gould-Saltman Law Offices is presently arranging appointments for consultation by appointment only, call 213-489-3900. Please be advised that we have closed our South Flower Street office in downtown Los Angeles.

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Gould-Saltman Law Offices 3371 Glendale Boulevard, Box #156, Los Angeles, CA 90039

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