Ann Oakleaf

Ann Oakleaf has more than 25 years of experience as a practicing attorney, with the last ten years devoted primarily to family law matters. In 2010 she was certified by the State of California Bar of Legal Specialization as a Family Law Specialist. Her background includes business and civil litigation, encompassing contract disputes, business torts, accountancy malpractice defense, construction defects, and employment matters. She has represented clients in bench and jury trials in State and Federal Courts. She resides in Long Beach, California and is a master’s swimmer.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • General Civil Litigation

Legal Specialties

  • Family Law, California State Board of Legal Specialization, 2010

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1984
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 1986


  • Whittier College School of Law, Los Angeles, CA
         J.D., (Cum Laude) 1984
         Editor, Lead Articles, Law Review
         Extern: California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District, Div. Four
  • Ohio University, Athens, OH
         B.A., (Summa Cum Laude)
         Major, Government, Government Honors Program