Alexandra Leichter is a founding partner in the Beverly Hills family law firm of Leichter Leichter-Maroko LLP, in which she practices law with her son Ariel Leichter-Maroko and several other brilliant attorneys. Having received her J.D. from Loyola Law School of L.A., she has been in private practice since 1972. She is a California State Bar Certified Family Law Specialist and is a fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers, as well as a fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers. She is also an AAML Certified Family Law Arbitrator, and has taught and written extensively on family law Arbitration practice, child custody/visitation problems and solutions, and Islamic and Jewish divorce issues. Her private practice involves complex property division and characterization issues, major conflict child custody/visitation cases, high-income child support/spousal support, and domestic violence. She also volunteers as a Temporary Judge in numerous Los Angeles County family law courtrooms, and is a long- time member of the Board of Directors of Levitt Quinn, a nonprofit family law firm.