Ronald M. Supancic has practiced Family Law exclusively since 1970. He was admitted to the Supreme Court of the United States on October 15, 1975 . Ron has been certified by the California Bar Association Board of Legal Specialization as a Family Law Specialist since the inception of that certification program in 1980. He has handled hundreds of contested dissolutions, child custody cases, and disputed post-marital proceedings. Ron has served as a mediator and as a Judge Pro Tem with the Los Angeles County Superior Court since 1976. He holds an AV rating from the Martindale Hubble Law Register. The 'A' signifies the highest level of legal ability, while the 'V' denotes 'very high' adherence to the professional standards of conduct, ethics, reliability and diligence. Ron was voted as one of L.A. 's Super Lawyers by a jury of his peers, in the January issue of Los Angeles Magazine.
Ron served as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy's Judge Advocate General's Corp. He received his Bachelor's Degree from UCLA, and his law degree from the University of Southern California. Ron is a member of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, one of only 38 Fellows in the Southern California area. He is a member of the National Network of Estate Planning Attorneys, the American Bar Association, the International Alliance of Collaborative Professionals, the Coalition for Collaborative Divorce, the Los Angeles Family Law Associates, and the Association of Certified Family Law Specialists. Ron is an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and the Los Angeles County Superior Court. As an Associate Professor and an adjunct professor of Law and Ethics, Ron has taught at colleges and universities statewide and abroad.
Ron Supancic is a frequent guest on radio and television, where he advocates Collaborative Divorce and Mediation, as well as other creative approaches to resolve family conflict. Author of three books , When All Else Fails: The Real Cost of Ending a Marriage, Winning the Custody War Without Casualties, and California Family Law: A Layman's Guide, Ron Supancic offers his clients the newest choices in family law. His commitment is to advocate for his client's rights in a climate of integrity, dignity and respect.