Practice Areas

The Law Offices of Nigel Burns



Family LaW


Family law is the area of law that deals with family relationships and includes matters such as divorce (known as “dissolution of marriage”), spousal support (alimony), division of marital assets, child custody and visitation, and child support.

phone 213-687-8080

Los angeles            Orange County Glendale/Montrose

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When your professional license is in jeopardy, when you are being investigated by a government agency or administrative board, or when you need to obtain a license or permit, you need an attorney who has significant experience in these specific legal areas who can guide you through this complex process.  It is extremely important that you contact an attorney as soon as you become aware of any problems with your existing license or that you need help obtaining a license. 

administrative hearings

personal injury

If you or a loved one has been injured as a result of negligence, you need to obtain legal advice in order to make a claim. The Law Offices of Nigel Burns provides effective and compassionate attorneys who can guide you through this difficult process and work towards resolving your case and provide compensation for the damages suffered.


In a personal injury matter, there typically are two types of damages; special damages, i.e., economic damages such as medical bills, loss of earnings, property damage and general damages, which are non-economic and are typically known as pain and suffering damages.

criminal law

If you have been arrested or charged with a crime,the first thing you need to do is contact an attorney immediately. 
We are available for emergency calls 24/7. 
Just call 213-687-8080
Do not speak to anyone until you have first spoken with an attorney.  The attorneys at The Law Offices of Nigel Burns have been assisting clients with criminal matters for years and will guide you through the process and assist you in obtaining a satisfactory result.