Elke Gordon-Schardt is divorce, separation and probate attorney who serves clients in Lancaster, CA and the surrounding area.
Education and Licensure
Elke Gordon Schardt, educated in Germany, began her post-secondary education at the University of California at Los Angeles. After graduating from UCLA with a B.A. in Linguistics she attended Southwestern University School of Law. After obtaining her Juris Doctor degree she acquired her license to practice law in the State of California in 1991.
Attorney Gordon-Schardt focuses her legal practice on divorce, separation, custody, guardianship, conservatorship, probate and trusts.
Divorce and Separation
Attorney Gordon-Schardt represents clients who are interested in separating from or divorcing a spouse. She helps her clients deal with all of the relevant issues that must be settled before a divorce or separation can be completed, including division of property, child custody, child visitation schedules and spousal support.
Probate is a legal process designed to settled a deceased person’s debts and distribute his or her property in accordance with the individual’s final wishes. Attorney Gordon-Schardt can help individuals who are acting as estate administrators, as well as those who have an interest in a probated estate.
Attorney Elke Gordon-Schardt opened her own practice, the Law Office of Elke Gordon-Schardt, after graduating from law school. She has maintained this practice ever since. Initially, she opened practices in Santa Clarita and Lancaster. However, Attorney Gordon-Schardt now works out of the Lancaster office exclusively. Nonetheless, Attorney Gordon-Schardt still appears in all courts, including appellate courts.
Attorney Gordon-Schardt is originally from Germany. She has also spent time living in Mexico. As a result of her history, she speaks German, Spanish and English fluently.
Elke Gordon-Schardt charges a retainer, as well as an hourly fee for probate cases, separations and divorces. Because of the nature of her practice, flat-fee divorce options are not available.
Working with Attorney Elke Gordon-Schardt
Attorney Elke Gordon-Schardt is currently accepting new clients in Lancaster and the surrounding area. If you are interested in hiring Attorney Gordon-Schardt, contact the Law Office of Elke Gordon-Schardt today to learn more about our services or to schedule a consultation. We look forward to working with you!