Ruth Dayan, Of Counsel
Ruth Dayan, Esq. is a tireless advocate for her clients and their families. She has extensive experience in the family law field and provides comprehensive strategies to resolve all family law matters including: dissolution, characterization and division of assets, spousal support, child support, child custody, paternity matters, domestic violence, pre- and post-nuptial agreements. Her ability to assess and anticipate various scenarios allows her to devise specific and imaginative strategies to help clients reach their goals, protect their rights, and avoid future litigation. Ruth is known for her empathetic yet firm approach to what are often tumultuous times in her clients’ lives.
Ruth earned her J.D. from University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law in 2014 and her B.A. in Political Science and Hebrew and Jewish Studies (minor), cum laude, from University of California, Los Angeles in 2010. During law school. Ruth served as co-Vice President of the UCLA Law Mock Trial Team, and she won first place with her trial team in the 2014 Estrella Advocacy Competition. Ruth also served as a law clerk with Riverside District Attorney’s Office in 2012 and 2013, where she second chaired two felony trials and conducted preliminary hearings in the Domestic Violence Unity with a 100% success rate. In 2014, Ruth served as a law clerk with the Los Angeles Country District Attorney’s Office in the Public Integrity Division.
Prior to joining Enenstein Ribakoff LaViña & Pham, Ruth practiced family law with Susan E. Wiesner, A Law Corporation. She is admitted to practice law before the California State Bar and is a member of the Santa Monica Bar Association. Ruth is conversationally fluent in Hebrew.