Erika R. Scheideman


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Erika R. Scheideman



Phone: (626) 793-9400

Pasadena, CA

Family Law


CEB (continuing legal education) speaker on Domestic Violence in the Covid-19 Era panel; November 2020 

Webinar speaker “Estate Planning and Divorce Issues” presented by Lorman Continuing Education, January 2018 

Featured speaker for a continuing education webinar on “2019 Family Law Updates: Tax Updates and Child Custody Concerns” presented by Lorman Continuing Education; July 2019 

AVVO Clients’ Choice award

“Top Attorney” by Pasadena Magazine 2011-2021

Super Lawyers “Rising Star” 2019- 2021


Erika is a Certified Family Law Specialist focusing her practice exclusively on family law matters since 2009. This has included asset and debt division incident to dissolution or legal separation, child and spousal support, complex custody litigation, including negotiation of three-parent custody arrangements and international move-away litigation, domestic violence proceedings, pre-marital and post-marital agreements, post-judgment modification proceedings and step-parent adoption.

Erika earned her Juris Doctor from Pepperdine University, where she was a member of Phi Alpha Delta legal fraternity. During law school, Scheideman completed an internship at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law, where she gained experience assisting clients with their family law matters. She is a member of the Pasadena Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and the California Bar Association. Prior to joining Lagerlof, LLP, as senior counsel in 2018, Ms. Scheideman was an associate attorney at a boutique Pasadena law firm, handling a wide variety of family law matters. 

Erika has received the AVVO Clients’ Choice award, has been voted a “Top Attorney” by Pasadena Magazine every year since 2011 and was voted a “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2019 and 2021.  

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