Attention:Our firm remains operational offering remote teleconferencing for consultations and appointments via phone and/or Skype for those who are concerned about in-person meetings. We will be offering a free 1/2 hour telephone consultation during this time. If you are an existing client with a court appearance, we are closely monitoring the court system to determine what protocol is being taken. We will notify you of any changes to your upcoming court appearances as information comes in from the Superior Courts. We will continue to offer quality service during this time.

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Pasadena Family Law Attorney

Contact Us Today At (888) 328-2734

At The Law Offices of Makupson & Howard, we have collectively nearly 50 years of experience in the area of family law. We personally know how important and life-changing decisions regarding family law matters can be. Within our firm, communication with the client and understanding their individual needs is dominant. What some consider details, such as answering client emails or phone calls, we feel is vital during any family related legal matters. Divorce, child custody, child support and many other issues deserve the services of a caring and experienced divorce lawyer. Our personalized and dedicated approach to each case can benefit you significantly. Our clients are our top priority and we do all that we can to get the results that you need and want.


The Law Offices of Makupson & Howard has nearly 50 years of collective experience and have an excellent understanding of the family law court system and divorce law. Our firm has been honored by several prestigious organizations when it comes to our quality legal representation and we continue to be involved in legal associations regarding family law in California.

Some of our achievements include:

  • Being named Top Attorneys by Pasadena Magazine in 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016
  • Being Accredited by the Better Business Bureau
  • Membership in The State Bar of California
  • Attorney Makupson's 10.0 'Superb' Avvo rating
  • Membership in The Los Angeles County Bar Association

What We Can Do for You: Divorce Practice Areas

We take pride in being able to competently resolve all issues dealing with family law. We strive to reach a resolution outside of court when this is possible. It can spare our clients a financial burden while lessening some of the emotional impact that can follow these cases. We also work aggressively to help our clients if matters need to be concluded using the court system. Team up with an experienced divorce lawyer in Pasadena to assist you throughout the entire process.

We know that matters such as those listed above can become very heated. At the same time, the decisions that are made can affect you and your loved ones for many years to come. Even in the most amicable of situations, there are many important problems that need well thought out solutions that adhere to the law. Many times, there are options available in family law matters that a person may not be aware of until they retain an experienced attorney.

Let Us Help You in Your Divorce & Family Law Matters

There are ways and means to tackle divorce, child support, visitation rights and other issues that satisfy all concerned parties. If a hard line is needed to protect your rights and take matters before the courts, we are fully prepared to do that as well.

Looking for a lawyer for your divorce in Pasadena? Contact a Pasadena divorce attorney when you want caring and competent legal assistance with any family law matters.

Client Testimonials

  • “Makupson & Howard feels like a family firm (as it is), but the attorneys and their staff work to make their clients feel like family, too.”


  • “I am so happy with Kraig and the whole team at Makupson and Howard for they are great representation in this arduous and stressful thing that is family law.”


  • “I highly recommend this firm to anybody looking for a divorce attorney.”

    Gina E.

  • “Listen to her, she knows what she is doing and will give you the best plan moving forward!”


  • “I'm giving them 5 stars because they work from a place of integrity and extreme diligence”


  • “Having her as an attorney allowed my stress level to drop down tremendously!”


  • “I thought he would be steamrolled in court, but he was calm, collected, and confident.”


  • “Kristen explained everything to me and advised me in what was Best for ME!”


  • “I highly recommend Ms. Howard.”

    Felicia S.

  • “She was able to get me what I needed from the divorce.”

    J. C.

  • “At our court hearing Kristen conducted herself with such confidence and poise, and ultimately helped secure a favorable arrangement for our family.”