Yasmine A. Sissoko


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“I work in family law because I believe the family unit is important.”

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Yasmine completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, Riverside, and received her Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law. Yasmine focuses her practice on high-net-worth family law matters related to the dissolution of marriage, property distribution, complex financial matters, and visitation and parentage issues. Yasmine is well-versed in a wide variety of divorce procedural issues. She understands complex child custody matters and proactively works with clients to ensure they are well-informed in any decision they choose to make. Yasmine helps clients deal with contentious issues, while helping them emerge stronger and healthier on the other side.

Prior to joining Meyer, Olsen, Lowy & Meyers, Yasmine served as a judicial externship in the Edelman Children’s Court, for the Honorable Marguerite D. Downing of the Los Angeles County Superior Court, as well as worked as an intern at the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law. These opportunities have provided her with experience dealing with divorce, domestic violence, child support and custody proceedings.

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Super Lawyers SoCal Top 50 Women List
Los Angeles Business Journal 50 Largest Law Firms In L.A.
AV Preeminent Rated Lawyer 25 Years Running
Southwestern Law Firm Outstanding Law Firm
Certified Family Law Specialist

Yasmine A. Sissoko

Practice Areas

  • Family Law


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
    • J.D. - 2021
  • University of California, Riverside, California
    • B.A. - 2018

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2021

Current Employment Positions

  • Associate


  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution Certificate